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Maldives

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  • Solar panels for the president ... of the Maldives

     
    Not long ago, the White House turned down an offer from Oakland-based Sungevity to install donated photovoltaic solar panels on the roof. But the company has nonetheless managed to land some presidential presence -– in the Maldives. Sungevity on...
  • PASSINGS

    Ibrahim Nasir Maldives' 1st president Ibrahim Nasir, 82, who led the Maldives' independence movement from the British and became the archipelago's first president, died Saturday at a Singapore hospital, Ahmed Shaeed, the foreign minister of the Maldives,...
  • Epic honeymoon: 650 days. 28 countries. And now, 8 questions.

    Epic honeymoon: 650 days. 28 countries. And now, 8 questions.
    Mike and Anne Howard met in 2006, married in 2011 and left New York to begin their honeymoon on Jan. 22, 2012. No big deal, right? Except that more than 600 days and 28 countries later, the honeymoon continues. They were headed into the Irish...
  • Foreign tourist boards

    For tourist information on selected foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-1234, dial 0 and ask for the number of the country's U.N. mission or...
  • Planning your trip to the Maldives

    GETTING THERE From LAX, Emirates, British Airways and Malaysia Airlines offer connecting service (change of planes) to Malé. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $1,105. WHERE TO STAY Six Senses by Soneva Gili, doubles from $1,330 a night, www....
  • 2011 vacation dreams and realities: What readers said

    We asked readers where they would go if money and time were no object, and where they were likely to go in 2011. Thailand for dental work, one said. A trip with a friend to France, another said. Here are some of the other responses. Bon voyage! Waking in...
  • Traveling abroad? For information, check with the country's tourist office

    For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
  • TV Picks: Diplomacy, murder, love, art and war

    TV Picks: Diplomacy, murder, love, art and war
    "The Island President" (PBS, Monday, 10 p.m.). Comprising 2,000 pancake-flat islands in the Indian Ocean, with a mean elevation of about five feet above sea level, the Maldives will be the first nation to go, literally, when the oceans rise. Jon Shenk's...