Kuramathi, Naturally Maldives
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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Fish ID

Manta rays are graceful creatures stemming from the ray family. Presently, two valid species are recognised; the gigantean ocean manta ray (Manta birostris), and the coastal manta ray (Manta alfredi), which reportedly frequents along the waters of Kuramathi. The coastal manta ray may not be as massive as its ocean counterpart, but it is still contended as an impressive animal that can reach a wingspan of 5.5 metres!

The peak season for Manta sightings at Kuramathi falls into the North-East monsoon (during November

Have you met Shafiu?

Considering Kuramathi his second abode, Shafiu Moosa, is a hardworking enthusiast who has been dedicating his services to the Guest Service department for 4 years and 6 months. He first started off as a receptionist in 2008, after which he climbed up to the position of a Head Receptionist, his present post today. When asked about his fondness for Kuramathi, he grinned widely and responded cheerfully.

By P_nar