Male is the capital and largest city of the Maldives Republic with about 90,000 people living in the city. It is located at the southern edge of North Male Kaafu Atoll and the island on which Male is situated is full with high rise buildings, a harbour and many other facilities you would expect in a city of this size.
A SWIM IN RANGIROA, FRENCH POLYNESIA
1. Waiting for conditions to be just right (enough water in the pass, not too much wind!) we sailed through this pass and into the lagoon. 2. The island is a ring of coral surrounding a lagoon the size of Tahiti, making it the 2nd largest lagoon in the world. 3. It’s a coral atoll so, naturally ...
Posted in THE CHAPLAIN AND ME:106 DAYS ON SERENITY by Swenigale
Today we participate in several informative tours on & around Heron Island. The island is a coral atoll; all the sand is ground up coral. The Great Barrier Reef is the largest living organism in the world and on our reef walk we developed an appreciation for the diversity of organisms and their many ...
Posted in New Zealand & Australia by jsutter33
Can Airlines be Insured like other Businesses?
on IATA (International Air Transport Association) for any ATOLL covered airlines, a minute deduction of 1.5, 2.5 or at times 3.5 GBP is carried out as “ATOLL INSURANCE”. Most Travelers are not even aware that their tickets are secured with Atoll Insurance and there is hardly any time when you get to hear the break downs ...
Posted in The World on WingX by WingX