SLOWLIFE Diaries

Keep up-to-date with posts and interesting facts from our resorts.

Three is the magic number

  Tropical Ecosystems are well known to be some of, if not THE most productive systems on earth. But what does this mean exactly? Well, starting today I will be writing a series of posts about the three most important Tropical Marine …

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Ray of the day

During our regular walks around the island, we often come by some very interesting marine critters hiding in the lagoon waters. Due to the large size of our island and lagoon (5.6km!) and the presence of mangroves, seagrass and the coral reef, …

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Rescuing Ridleys!

Today I would like to introduce to you Victoria, a juvenile Olive Ridley Turtle, who was recently discovered floating in our lagoon at Soneva Jani by a guest and one of our watersport guides. The Maldives is home to 5 of 7 species of sea …

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Pitter Patter

Following up on my post from a few weeks ago… we have now (seen) the little pitter patter of tiny… flippers! Last night, as I was cosying up in bed after a fun-filled day of snorkeling, I received a phone call from security informing me that …

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Sharing a home.

The ‘gift’ of life depends on the circumstances of the world we are born into. While many are born into a world where their life will be comfortable, nurtured and well practiced, sharks are unfortunately born into one where their …

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