Hangnaameedhoo, a small local island in the Alifu Dhaalu Atoll (Southern Ari Atoll) in Maldives was on our list of islands to visit. A comfortable 1 hour 15 minute chartered speedboat ride from Male arranged by our lodge, Local Island Inn, had us in the arms of untouched Maldives. There were about 30 tourists on … Continue reading Maldives: Big Eye high in Hangnaameedhoo
When the topic is Maldives, thoughts that come to mind are; Sun, Sand & Sea, Paradise on Earth or even Island Luxury. When someone says Maldives to me however, I think of Katsuwonus Pelamis. What on earth is that you ask? It is the fast swimming pelagic we all know as Skipjack Tuna. Stunning, powerful and … Continue reading Maldives: Swell day Tuna Fishing!
The year has been nothing short of exciting and interesting for our team. Nothing as exciting thus far than the text message I got on a Monday evening. After a rough start to the week, I read another long text which I expected to be from another individual interested to join one of our many … Continue reading The Milkfish Lady on BFM 89.9 (Podcast attached)
We have just concluded another exciting Sport Fishing Training (Beginner) with our young anglers. Over six two-hour sessions, they were trained on the basics of Sport Fishing. From gear to lure, fish landing to fish handling, we cover all that they need to continue the sport confidently by pairing our lessons and research on the … Continue reading Sport Fishing Training (Beginner)
Our youth fishing programme on Saturday was growing at a pace we were comfortable with. An ideal number of kids were signing up which allowed us to customise it better, working on the strengths and weaknesses of each child accordingly. As weeks went by, parents began enquiring on the tours we offered that catered to … Continue reading Giant Grouper & Mangrove Snapper!
It has been awhile but here is a quick update of what we have been up to. We will still be publishing the updates from June - September 2017 but it is important for our readers to be informed on why updates have been delayed! Unfortunately, a freak accident that took place in July had … Continue reading Where were we?
May was filled with a lot of lessons, in all ways one can define the term Lesson. The plan of opening up our Youth sessions to the public was an idea we wished we thought of earlier! We had a continous amount of enquiries once our ad was posted on various sites, I was getting … Continue reading April showers bring May Fish!