In tropical sunshine we have a boat ride to a neighbouring atoll called Kandohlu.
The atoll of Kuramathi sits in the dazzling blue of the balmy Indian Ocean, where whale sharks and an abundance of colourful marine life awaits us in an underwater garden.
Located in Asia (just north of the equator), The Maldives are situated south west of the tip of India and off the east coast of Africa in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean.
Our affable host, Onur Gul, represents Turkish Airlines admirably as always and is utterly attentive to everyone.
The travelling troupe of travel agents boards terrific Turkish Airlines. Ta da! And they’re off!
In a shock announcement Volker Lorenz (GM Amadeus Ireland) is to leave Amadeus, after more than twelve years at its head.
After a really enjoyable day it was off to House in Leeson Street, to finish off the night.
Well a travel awards night would not be complete unless there were some great prizes.
The Lifetime Achievement Award went to Pat Reede (United) who is not just popular but highly respected.
“Separated by lust” (or is it glass in House)