National Geographic Traveler: Maldives

My next National Geographic Traveler article is about one of the world's great ends-of-the-earth destinations, the Maldives.

Most people think of this tiny island nation as a once-in-a-lifetime getaway, and yes, everyone there seems to be on their honeymoon. But it's easier to get there than you think, and once you do, there is plenty to see and experience.

Know Before You Go: Maldives