No vacation can be complete without trying the local tastes in food and snacks; Maldives in no different in this field. The island nation is known for its exotic beaches, climate and luxurious hotels but this doesn’t mean it doesn’t tickle taste buds. The country offers a variety of options but one needs to play smart to come in touch with the real Maldivian taste. Here are some tips that can help you eat right and wise during Maldives vacation;
They say ‘nothing beats homework’ and they are very right in saying so. When you already know the places that can offer experience of a real Maldivian meal, it would save the time spent on reach it. There are plenty of review and travel sites that can bring you across opinions from globetrotters. However, do take the web-views with a grain of salt. Marketers are everywhere nowadays, and thus doing background check on comments and profiles is important.
Simply ask chefs
In case you have exhausted the list you came up with, simply asking chefs about their favorite dining places can be a good idea. Chefs too hang out with family and friends, and obviously they don’t dine where they work. They have superior tastes when it comes to food, and you can count on their tips about exclusive resorts Maldives. In case of asking locales, make sure you ask the right questions. Asking ‘the best place to eat in Maldives’ will lead to someplace fancy while asking ‘where you eat’ will take someplace local & favorite.
Notice while you stroll
Walking around the town to explore Maldivian way of life, keep an eye on local food outlets and crowd. Local fish market is where fresh fish stock arrives every day. Study the eateries falling in the vicinity of the area. In case you come across a local food joint serving fish delicacies, don’t shy away from it. In case the place is too crowded and you have to wait, strike a conversion with a bystander to learn more about the place. Even if you came with another goal in mind, for instance, diving in Maldives, do learn about local hangout places to have a quick snack.
If you have a history of dining in the best resorts of the vacation spot, go for the family owned places. If you have always explored street food, go for the decorated resorts with chef special menus and décor. In case you come across an eatery with signs in local language and owners literally assaulting English, give it a shot. The idea is to try something different, and Maldives offer plenty of scope for the same.
While nobody plans the whole holiday around food, giving it little time and thought can add delightful memories to the whole Maldivian experience. So, while you plan a dive holiday in Maldives, make sure you also eat right and wise.
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