Baa Atoll, Maldives
While suspended above this blue lagoon, feasting on curries and mango salad, you might catch sight of the exotic fish, manta rays and sea turtles that swim within the surrounding coral reef. The Dusit Thani, a Thai luxury hotel, has expanded into the Maldives, so now you can get a big taste of Thailand amid the islands of the Indian Ocean. The smiling staff of the hotel’s Benjarong Thai restaurant bring you jasmine tea, pad thai and other delights as you lounge back in the ocean breeze -- somehow, Thai food has never tasted quite this good.
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