Category Archives: travel

Resort Life at Komandoo

And now for some unintentional rhyming, welcome to part two of my Komandoo review! For my thoughts on the resort’s accommodations, reef, and on the island itself, please see this post. In this post I’ll cover Komandoo’s service, recreation, and food. Spoiler alert: I loved this place. I miss everything about it. Service As I […]

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Welcome to Komandoo

After twenty-plus hours of flying and transit, we arrived on a tiny island in the Indian Ocean to the smell of salty air and the sounds of Maldivian drums accompanying an inviting chant: “Wel-come to…Ko-man-doo. Have a nice…hol-i-day.” It was a rhyme Chris and I repeated throughout the week with affection for our temporary home in absolute […]

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Photo Friday – Eagle Ray

From the deck of Komandoo’s water villa, Eagle Ray #9, Chris and I spotted an actual eagle ray gliding gracefully through the lagoon. Chris quickly donned his fins and snorkel gear and jumped in the water to grab this shot. I love it! Related Posts:Snorkeling With Tortuga DiversSnorkeling the Reef in BelizeIsla Mujeres SnapshotWelcome to […]

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Paradise Found: The Maldives

Early last year when Chris and I were honing in on our travel plans for 2017, we decided to use our upcoming milestone birthdays as a good excuse to select some extra special destinations. We both have a Big Birthday this year (eek!) and decided we would each choose a Big Trip to commemorate our respective days in […]

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Photo Friday – Komandoo

I can hardly wait to post more about this trip, but the jet lag and my to-do list are keeping me from writing just yet. In the meantime, here is a preview of what the next few posts will be about! Related Posts:Photo Friday – Carlsbad CavernsPhoto Friday – Passport PhotosPhoto Friday – Corcoran Brewing […]

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