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Dive and Travel Awards Crowns the Maldives as Dream Dive Destination

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Dive and Travel Awards hosted by the Marine Diving Fair 2020 has crowned the Maldives as Dream Dive Destination.

Dive and Travel Awards hosted by the Marine Diving Fair 2020 has crowned the Maldives as Dream Dive Destination. This is the 12th constructive year the Maldives claimed the prestigious Dream Dive Destination award. Marine Diving Fair is an annual scuba diving and beach resorts fair that takes place in Tokyo, Japan.

The Marine Diving Fair is a platform created to cater to a large number of scuba divers and marine enthusiasts. Likewise, it has been noted that the diving segment of Maldives attracts the most visitors from Japan. Thereby, the Marine Diving Fair opens a great opportunity for reaching travelers focusing on the diving segment.

The Fair has been a great platform to strengthen the market presence of the Maldives in Japan and the Southeast Asia region. Maldives Marketing & Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has been doing continuous marketing activities in the Japanese market and in other global markets as well, focusing on the online & digital advertising opportunities.

Some of the main activities recently conducted include VisitMaldives later campaign on social media platforms, Maldives: The Sun Will Shine Again, Facebook live event, and under the Rediscover Maldives campaign, the webinar series conducted which will be used to share information about the new norms in traveling to Maldives and showcasing the experiences that await tourists here in paradise. The series of webinars will focus on the different markets including Japan, Southeast Asia region, and other major markets to Maldives.

The Japanese market is ranked 10th among the source market to the Maldives based on the February 2020 arrival statistics. By the end of February 2020, 4,052 Japanese arrivals were recorded, which is a growth of 2.4% compared to the previous year. In 2019 a total of 44,251 arrivals were recorded, which is a growth of 4.6%. With the continued positive growth in arrivals from the market, Maldives is hopeful and ready to welcome tourists back and to ensure that it’s a safe haven for all.

Feature image by Pro Divers Maldives

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Siyam World Hosts Summer Football Camp With Spanish Goalkeeper Star Player José Manuel Pepe Reina Páez

Get ready to kick it up a notch as Siyam World Maldives gears up for an epic summer football camp. This camp is hosted by none other than Spanish football sensation, José Manuel “Pepe” Reina Páez. Guests can join in on the fun from June 23rd to 26th, 2024. Building on its tradition of hosting world-class football camps and following the success of its spring series featuring international legends and star players, this event promises to be a highlight of the summer.

Pepe Reina is set to bring his A-game to Siyam World for an unforgettable football experience. The trill can be experienced at its premier sports complex and full-size soccer pitch – The World Sports Arena. The three-day summer football camp in June runs from 16:30 – 18:00 hrs. This camp also offers participants the chance to receive personalized coaching from the star goalkeeper himself. Along with a series of skill-building drills, friendly matches, and fun football-related activities, this camp is designed to inspire and excite football enthusiasts of all ages. Dressed in their personalized Rascal training kits, young players aged from five to 12 will seize the perfect opportunity to refine all aspects of their game. This includes everything from tactics to technical skills. This unique experience promises to enhance their abilities and provide memories that will last a lifetime.

José Manuel “Pepe” Reina Páez is a Spanish professional footballer renowned for his exceptional skills as a goalkeeper. He is also known for his dedication to nurturing young talent. With a career spanning La Liga and beyond, Pepe Reina brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the game.

Our goal is to inspire our young guests to dream big. Seeing a legend or a star player in person can help these youngsters realize that making their dreams a reality is possible, says Ausy Waseem – Resort Manager at Siyam World.

Legendary Line-Ups at Siyam World

But that’s not all! Siyam World is no stranger to hosting football legends and star players. Earlier this year, the resort scored big with a legendary line-up featuring Wayne Bridge, Adrian San Miguel Castillo, Francesco Totti, and Michael Owen.  These stars led unforgettable spring football camps. Guests had the chance to hone their skills on our impressive sports complex and soccer pitch at The World Sports Arena. With this, guests were able to soak up world-class coaching and immersive experiences as well. 

Furthermore, Siyam World has also had the pleasure of hosting several other football legends and star players recently. This includes players such as EstebanCuchu” Cambiasso, Carlos Puyol, Marco Materazzi, and Robert Pirès. Joining them were players like Harvey Elliott, Kostas Tsimikas, Juan Sebastián Verón, Roberto Pires, Eric Abidal, Nicola Ventola, Bobo Vieri, and Jay Jay Okocha.

Now, it’s time to keep the momentum going with “Pepe Reina” leading the charge. Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to train with one of football’s greatest. And now, you can do that at one of the most beautiful locations in the world!

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