The Slowlife Diaries

Changemaker Chronicles

Applauding our Global Healthcare Workers

Soneva resorts across the Maldives and Thailand came together to applaud the incredible healthcare workers around the world. Click here to watch the video.                        

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Soneva Launches the Namoona Baa Initiative

Maalhos Becomes the First Maldivian Island to Stop Open Burning and the First Eco-Centro Complex Outside of Soneva Fushi February 5, 2020, saw the official launch of the pioneering Namoona Baa initiative with the unveiling of a new ‘eco-centro’ …

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World Seagrass Day

An unsightly nuisance to some, and a favourite food to others. March has become seagrass awareness month in many parts of the world, and on March 1 we celebrate World Seagrass Day. What is seagrass? Anything green in the sea could be mistaken as …

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Glasscycle Studio

The techniques required for glassmaking have barely changed over the 5,000 years that glass has been made. During the Middle Ages, the Venetian island of Morano was the epicentre of glassmaking. It was a secretive business, however, and those …

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A Trip to Soneva Water HQ

The people of Maalhos buy their water in 1.5 litre disposable plastic bottles. On average, a household of four will go through 72 plastic bottles per month. That means that, incredibly, the island as a whole will use and discard around 151,000 …

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Back to the Floor

Every so often Soneva’s General Managers and our CEO and Joint Creative Director, Sonu Shivdasani go back to the floor to learn about our resort’s day to day operations. We believe that lifelong learning, no matter what your position, is a …

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UNDP Youth Camp – Marine Morning

At the end of March, 37 young adults between the ages of 16 and 20 from different parts of Maldives came together for Soneva’s Eco-Camp in partnership with UNDP. The 5 day camp focused on inspiring the participants to be responsible citizens as …

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