Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of Indian wildlife in their natural habitat

Nehru Zoological Park – a foretaste of…

South Asia’s most teeming nation is a veritable fusion of attractive places, lush landscapes and an ancient culture steeped in history and rituals. Architectural masterpieces of historic dynasties dot various states. India’s rich heritage together with its flourishing bio diversity showcases the beauty of the country. The city of Hyderabad offe…
Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along the Captivating Kerala Backwaters

Discover Karnataka’s Lakelands along t…

Often called the Asian equivalent of the American Bayou, the Kerala backwaters are an expansive network of intricate waterways that include five lakes, forty rivers and a host of canals that span half the length of its home state. Stretching across over 900km the labyrinth of lakes, rivers, inlets and creeks form a truly magnificent eco system and …
Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of wonders

Blue Reef Aquarium Newcastle- a world of…

Positioned just a short drive away from the beautiful Whitley Bay, the impressive Blue Reef Aquarium is ideally located in the North East coastal city of Tynemouth. It is a great place to discover how life goes on under the ocean. The Blue Reef Aquarium is a modern aquarium showcasing marine life in a new and exciting way. It has been designed and …
Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in Male

Festivals in Maldives – Merriment in M…

  No one would think that the decorative specs on the Indian Ocean would on close scrutiny turn out to be such resplendent islands full of tourist attractions. However, that is precisely what the Maldives is like. It has over twenty six tiny atolls or islands, which are governed separately but are a cohesive part of Maldives. Most of the festi…
Medical Tourism – Dental Care & Dentists in Bohput

Medical Tourism – Dental Care …

The Thai island of Koh Samui might have garnered a reputation for its idyllic beaches and pristine oceans, but it is also gaining popularity for another feature that is quite unique; medical tourism! Offering reasonably priced and international standard medical care, Koh Samui and such coastal areas as Bohput are also known for their high standards…
Family Travel to Philippines

Family Travel to Philippines…

The multicultural nation of Philippines presents an ideal destination for a family holiday. The suitable areas for families visiting the country include Boracay Island, Central Visayas and the National Capital Region Cebu. You may visit the most popular beach in Boracay, known as the White Beach which is famed for its spectacular sunsets and pristi…

National Museum in Maldives -The future may learn from the past

Consisting two large buildings, The National Museum in Male gives exhibits the opportunity “to examine and reinterpret the culture and whole way of life the Maldivians, before and after converting to Islam.” The two buildings separated by Sultan Park is where some of the Maldives lived. This side of Male gives a taste of the country’s tropical side and is one of the most remarkable heritage sites in the capital city. It was constructed to preserve the history of Maldives. The park holds the remains of the Sultan’s Palace which are the Old National Museum that can be found in its vicinity. This is a place you ought to visit along with a notebook and pencil to fill your mind with the history of Maldives!

Although the location of the museum is not very eye-catching, it’s a great place to start to learn about valuable historical legacy whilst at the same time creating patriotic mindsets among the local residents of the Maldives. As you experience the many attractions of this museum and other sightseeing highlights a discerning choice of accommodation would be one of the Maldives luxury resort such as the COMO Maalifushi, The Maldives On the lower level of the museum, you will many intriguing exhibits such as weaponry and household wares, labeled artefacts and galleries that focus on ancient and medieval Maldivian History. The upstairs include modern items such as lacquer boxes which are considered to be one of the Maldives’ specialties. There are also some national treasures such as a huge old computer, the nation’s first gramophone and an early telephone. During an uprising in 2012 against the president some of the items we destroyed specially some of the 30 ancient Buddhist coral stone carvings as they were “idols” belonging to the country’s pre Islamic era.

Auburn Silver is a travel writer who has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.


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