• Geography
  • Published 2010

Tourism in the Maldives : experiencing the difference from the Maldives

@inproceedings{Auvray2010TourismIT,
  title={Tourism in the Maldives : experiencing the difference from the Maldives},
  author={B{\'e}n{\'e}dicte Auvray},
  year={2010}
}
According to the official website of the Maldives Tourism Promotion Board, the country looks like a white and blue world for honeymooners, divers and budding Robinson Crusoe. Indeed it is the international representation of the Maldives. The reason for this touristic development is segregation: vacationers are allowed (and waited) to spend time in luxury resorts whereas Maldivian inhabitants are contained on local islands. In view of this phenomenon of social and spatial separation, the term… CONTINUE READING

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