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Exploring Local Maldivian Customs with Sun Siyam Iru Veli

Coconut oil making at Sun Siyam Iru Veli
The resort took the opportunity to display the local customs of Maldives by demonstrating the art of husking, grating and skillfully cooking coconut oil.

Guests were invited to partake in this unique experience, giving them an insight into a deeper appreciation for time-time-honoured techniques involved in producing this versatile and beneficial coconut oil.

The team at Sun Siyam Iru Veli took this opportunity to further educate guests. Attendees were treated to a delightful array of coconut-based drinks and snacks, providing a refreshing taste of Maldivian culinary traditions. The atmosphere was filled with joy as guests immersed themselves in the local culture, savouring the flavours and embracing the communal spirit of the occasion.

Guests were also given the unique opportunity to learn about the numerous health benefits associated with coconut oil. They also learnt of its culinary uses, and its holistic advantages as part of cooking as well as part of a skincare routine. 

Sun Siyam Iru Veli remains committed to offering guests not only a luxurious stay but also an authentic and enriching experience that celebrates the beauty of Maldivian culture. The coconut oil-making activity set the stage for a regular immersion into Maldivian tradition, relaxation, and the warmth of traditional Maldivian hospitality.

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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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