Many moons ago in November 2008, my wife and I experienced our first ever resort stay at Langkawi Lagoon Resort. We didn’t know what to expect, and what resort living is even supposed to be. We bought 5-dollars Malaysian Airlines tickets (excl. taxes) before we even decided where to stay 😉

Beach resorts. Pool villas. Spa suites. We have come really far since then! What better place than the beautiful country of Maldives to conquer next?!

For first timers to Maldives, choosing a resort can be a really tough decision! This is especially true if you are not used to the resort lifestyle. Coupled with budget considerations, it could be a really stressful decision.

Choosing A Maldives Resort

Luckily, my wife and I are on the same page when it comes to our addiction for the resort lifestyle as well as our preferences.

I’ll loosely described it as eco-luxury or …