July 9, 2018

Soneva Jani – Waterslide fun and barefoot luxury in the Maldives

It’s impossible not to be floored when you first catch a glimpse of the glowing 5.6 km turquoise lagoon surrounding Soneva Jani and those “insta-famous” water villas where most come complete with waterslide. On arrival to the resort’s seaplane dock you are met with a smiling Mr/Miss Friday – your personal butler.  Your Friday will hand you a cotton bag printed with “No News, No Shoes” to place … [Read more...]

January 18, 2018

Soneva Kiri – Thailand’s best barefoot luxury resort

Having stayed at Soneva Fushi before in the Maldives (click here to read about Soneva Fushi), we knew how much we loved the eco-luxury vibe at Soneva resorts and we were so excited to ticking Soneva Kiri Thailand off our bucket-list. Getting There We stayed overnight on arrival in to Thailand close to Bangkok Airport then caught a taxi to BKK airport in the morning to head to Soneva … [Read more...]

May 5, 2016

Soneva Fushi – A barefoot luxury family resort in the Maldives

January 2016 Soneva Fushi is a short sea-plane ride from Male International Airport.  Our seaplane was met by Soneva's speedboat and once aboard we were given lovely cool watermelon juice in a cute little bottle and a cloth bag for our shoes. The shoes stayed in that bag for our entire visit as the saying at Soneva is "No news, no shoes", this resort is rustic barefoot … [Read more...]