Home to perhaps the best beaches in the world, Maldives is the pinnacle of relaxation. Filled with resorts that have their own private islands and options that vary from glamorous and luxurious to more relatively budget-friendly, tourists keen on exploring Maldives are spoilt for choice. The clear waters of the Maldives offer some of the best diving and snorkeling experiences in the world. Filled with dazzling coral walls and tropical fish, the waters around Maldives leave you more attuned with nature and the glorious underwater world. More recently, the Maldives has also encouraged independent travel for those wishing to opt out of the resorts, with favorable accommodation among the local population and easily accessible public transport.