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Exploring the mangroves 🌴🦀🐦 MANGROVES IN MALDIVES, A FORGOTTEN NATURAL BEAUTY ➡️ https://cruisingmaldives.blog/2017/03/22/mangroves-in-maldives-a-forgotten-natural-beauty/

LIVEABOARDS HOLIDAYS IN MALDIVES ➡️ http://cruise-maldives.com/cruising/1

#Maldives #Cruise #Mangrove #Nature #swamp #ecology #Protect #Beautiful #Vegetation #Explore #holidays #Liveaboard #safariBoat Morning coffee with the best view ever ☕🏖️☀️🕶️ RESORT DAY VISIT ➡️ http://cruise-maldives.com/tours-watersports/day-visit-centara

10 MONEY SAVINGS TIPS FOR YOUR HOLIDAYS IN MALDIVES ➡️ https://cruisingmaldives.blog/2019/08/13/10-money-savings-tips-for-your-holidays-in-maldives/

#Maldives #goodmorning #coffee #morning #Hello #wakeup #beach #lagoon #Ocean #paradise #blue #happy #Relax #Friday #Luxury #resortlife Heavy sky and sunset ☁️🌅 SUNSET DOLPHIN CRUISE ➡️ http://cruise-maldives.com/tours-watersports/sunset-dolphin-cruise

WHAT’S THE BEST TIME OF THE YEAR TO VISIT MALDIVES? ➡️ https://cruisingmaldives.blog/2017/06/22/whats-the-best-time-of-the-year-to-visit-maldives/

#MAldives #Sunset #Cruise #tour #excursions #Cloudy #Clouds #Ocean #Orange Rainy weather 🌧️ No problem ! Let's pamper ourselves with amazing spa treatments on board Scuba Spa 🚢

SCUBA SPA CRUISE ➡️ http://cruise-maldives.com/cruise/ying

CRUISING MALDIVES ULTIMATE GUIDE ➡️ https://cruisingmaldives.blog/2016/11/17/why-cruising-is-the-best-and-most-affordable-way-to-visit-maldives/

#Maldives #wellbeing #Luxury #Cruise #ScubaSpa #Massage #Spa #relax #pamper #Floatingresort #holidayseason Fancy a sandbank excursion? Join us for our daily half day and full day tours 🏝️ HALF DAY SANDBANK & SNORKELING TRIP ➡️ http://cruise-maldives.com/tours-watersports/sandbank-snorkeling-excursion

TOP 5 BEST EXCURSIONS IN MALDIVES ➡️ https://cruisingmaldives.blog/2016/08/31/top-5-excursions-tours-to-experience-in-maldives/

#Sandbank #Cruise #Island #Snorkeling #tour #excursion #holidays #budget #Privacy #desertedIsland #Explore Showing off its charms in the best possible light 🦚

BIRDS OF MALDIVES ➡️ https://cruisingmaldives.blog/2018/07/12/birds-of-maldives/

CRUISES SELECTION ➡️ http://cruise-maldives.com/cruising/1

#Maldives #Birds #Heron #ornithology #birding #Birdwatching #holidays #Resorts #GreyHeron #Fauna #resorts #Cruises #Cruising

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Until the early 70’s the famous wooden traditional Maldivian Dhoni (or Doni) was the only way to get around the islands, very slowly, and was mostly used by Maldivian fishermen.

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Traditional fishing Dhoni

The Dhoni is the most ancient known vessel in Maldives. The shape of the Dhoni was probably inspired by a Dhow, a traditional Arab sailing vessel.

Dhoni traditional boats were made of coconut palm wood and were using a lateen (or latin-rig), a triangular sail set on a long yard mounted at an angle on the mast.

Originally wooden sailing vessel, nowadays these boats are motorized and even sometimes built using fiberglass.

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Maldivian Dhoni

The most famous place in Maldives for building Dhonis is in Alifushi in Raa atoll . A Dhoni vessel is usually completed in 2 months. Originally Dhonis were built without plans and young apprentices were trained and learned orally the technique and craft secrets from skilled craftsmen.

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Fedu construction site

The lines of Maldive fishing boats are very sophisticated. They are designed to withstand extreme oceanic conditions. The masdoìni  (Dhoni used for Tuna fishing) has a keel section that is flooded to keep the bait-fish alive. Nowadays , Dhoni are still used for passengers transportation, cargo, fishing and leisure.

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Dhoni used for tours and excursions

Dhonis excursions are a must experience in Maldives, for a peaceful, cheap, relaxing and traditional getaway . You can enjoy all kind of pleasure trip using a Dhoni , here is a list of all excursions available:

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