For decades the Maldives have known to be the millionaires’ paradise. Ever since 2009, the Maldivian government opened up the local islands for tourism so that the locals could benefit from it which has been a game changer. Now you can travel to the Maldives just like you would any other islands in Asia or around the world. Here are a bunch of photos from my local island hopping trip in the Maldives to convince you to push it up on your bucket list.
Yes, the Maldives are for real and can be done without burning a hole in your pocket.