The Daily Californian Travel Blog cites Maldives as the islands of privilege

One of the days we went jet skiing. I felt as if I were in some thrilling action movie, although thankfully, bullets were not whizzing past my head. Afterwards there were papers to be signed and pictures to be uploaded. During these mundane acts, I let my attention wander to the water, the hot breeze, the sand under my toes. I saw a mosquito hovering near my leg, and I tried to swat it away, but in vain, for it had already left a large unsightly splotch of red just above my knee. Read more