Through the Sublime Field of Vision – I

An archive of aerial shots of islands belonging to the archipelago of the Maldives. These shots have been captured through the eyes of satellites that orbit our planet Earth.

1An uninhabited island located on the western parts of Baa Atoll, Maldives. As seen from the picture, parts of the island is being used for agricultural purposes.

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2The Underwater Restaurant ‘Subsix’ at Per Aquum Niyama located in the pristine Dhaalu Atoll, Maldives. The restaurant is located 1.2 kms away from the island and 6 meters below the ocean offering panoramic views of the wonders that lie under the Maldives.

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Subsix Restaurant at Per Aquum Niyama

Per Aquum Niyama

5Another beautiful shot of Baa Atoll, Maldives. The water villas at the Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu depict a coconut palm leaf over the surrounding turquoise lagoon teeming with corals and lagoon dwelling fish.

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3The Northern tip of Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa located in the unspoilt Seenu Atoll which is the southern most atoll of the Maldives (located below the equator). Shangri-La Maldives is home to one of the largest mangrove lakes in the Maldives.

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Mangroves of the Maldives

Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa

4The entry point to the capital city of Male’, Maldives. All boats/ferries from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport dock at the port to the right. Numerous tourists visit the city of Male’ for sightseeing which would normally include the local fisherman’s market, the grand Friday mosque, the national museum, and the republic square typically ending in with dinner at a good local restaurant  perhaps with a sea view.

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