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    Maldives with kids: 5 important questions to ask before you book

    Unlike other vacation destinations, in the Maldives you are restricted to your island for activities and entertainment. If you would like to have some me-time as parents choose one of the islands where kids can enjoy their time with the resort staff while you indulge in diving, spa treatments or just enjoy some dolcé far niénte in paradise. If quiet evenings aren’t for you, there are resorts that offer lively family events including karaoke, live music and club nights, treasure hunts, quiz nights etc. Most islands have interesting activity schedules for kids, which aren’t limited to indoor kids clubs but include group snorkelling, beach Olympics, scavenger hunts, hermit crab races…

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    Maldives with kids: 5 important questions to ask before you book | Condé Nast Traveller India | International

    I often get strange looks when I say I have travelled solo with my son to over 15 islands in the Maldives over the last six years. Though epitomized as a honeymoon destination for its stunning tropical beauty, Maldives also makes for the perfect family getaway. But with over 150 resorts to choose from, selecting the right property is key, especially if you are holidaying with kids. Here are some pointers that will help you pick a child-friendly resort in the Maldives: Seaplane or speedboat?  Speedboat or seaplane transfers are the norm in the Maldives. Some dock at the jetty, some at a pontoon. Photo: Leonardo Spencer/Getty Images If you’re…