Expat Living Singapore cites a review of Baros Maldives

I had seen travel stories and friends’ photos of Maldives time and time again, and on every occasion I thought, “Could it really be that beautiful?” Surely an Instagram filter has been added, I would tell myself, or some Photoshopping done.

Yet, when our boat pulled up to the Baros resort, I knew that, yes, it could really be that beautiful. Exchanging looks of awe, my husband, Evan, and I knew we were in for an incredible anniversary escape.

Ringed by an otherworldly aquamarine lagoon, Baros looks too pretty to touch. From the moment we stepped off the plane, the five-star service began – starting with a super-easy airport pickup arranged by the hotel to the 20-minute boat ride from Malé to the island. And as soon as we arrived in the luxurious fantasyland that is Baros, we were greeted with what would be an endless supply of cool towelettes and crystalline water. Our non-stop spoil-fest had begun! Read more