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Sharon Ooja Vacays in the Maldives

Sharon Ooja in Maldives
Sharon Ooja who played the role of ‘Shalewa’ in the web series Skinny Girl in Transit is spending her vacation in the Maldives.

Nigerian actress, Sharon Ooja is spending her vacation in the Maldives. The actress played the role of ‘Shalewa’ in the web series Skinny Girl in Transit.

The 29-year-old posted gorgeous photos from her getaway on her Instagram. Giving fans a glimpse inside her holiday, Sharon Ooja posed on the beach sporting a patterned swimsuit. Likewise, the Nigerian actress captioned on her Instagram post that ‘beach is better’.

In another post, Sharon sent fans valentine’s day greetings while relaxing on a hammock. She then posted a series of photos, displaying her ravishing figure while flaunting a yellow swimsuit.

The Maldives became a hotspot for celebrities when it reopened the borders last year, 2020. While famous models, singers and actresses are jetting off to the island nation, Bollywood celebrities, in particular, have chosen the Maldives as their preferred getaway home.

However, various Love Island stars have also chosen the tropical holiday destination as their getaway this year. Joanna Chimonides, Sophie Piper, Georgia Steel, and Kady McDermott spent their vacation in the Maldives just recently.

The Maldives witnessed the highest number of tourist arrivals in a single day this year, on valentine’s day. Subsequently, the island archipelago also recorded 4,809 tourist arrivals on 12th February and 4,480 arrivals on 13th February as well.

Also read: 15 Exciting Maldives Resort Openings in 2021

According to the figures from the Maldives’ Ministry of Tourism, the country is seeing optimistic recovery from Central/Eastern European, the South Asia region and some markets from the Middle East.

Notably, tourist arrivals from Uzbekistan grew by a whopping 493.3% while arrivals from Kazakhstan grew by 208% this year (as of 13th February 2021). And other markets the Maldives witnessed growth from includes; Ukraine, Romania, Brazil and even the neighbouring India.

Feature image by Sharon Ooja via Instagram

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Séan Garnier Takes Kandima Maldives by Storm with Freestyle Football

Travellers who vacationed at Kandima Maldives recently got the performance of a lifetime!

Redbull-sponsored freestyle football legend Séan Garnier recently took over Kandima Maldives, surprising football fans on vacation. During a fun-filled beach event, vacationers got to play short one-on-one games with Garnier. Additionally, Garnier also pulled out some major tricks, bringing contagious energy to Kandima Maldives.

Kandima Maldives appears to be a favourite spot for Séan Garnier and his family, as this is not the first time he has stayed at this beautiful resort destination. Promoting his one-on-one game and tricks, Garnier stated that Kandima Maldive is the most beautiful island in Maldives. Just a few years back, in 2019, Garnier brought his family on a little getaway to Kandima Maldives. Sharing pictures on Instagram, Garnier thanked the resort for an awesome week of vacation.

Even during his 2019 trip, Garnier took some time to play one-on-one matches with the resort staff in addition to partaking in the ice-bucket challenge. The ice-bucket challenge was popularised during this time, to raise awareness around amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

In addition to his stay in Kandima Maldives, Séan Garnier has also performed in the Maldives back in 2011. As the first world champion of Redbull Street Style Soccer, Garnier performed in various parts of the Maldives. This included the Greater Male’ Area, Alif Alif Atoll Rasdhoo and the Dhiraagu Road Show. During this visit, Garnier was joined by Andreas Cetkovic, Champion of France 2010.

The French-born, freestyle soccer expert embraced the urban art of freestyle football after following his ambition to become a professional footballer. Quickly finding his groove, Garnier was crowned the World champion at the first Redbull Street Style World Finals in Brazil in 2008. Since then, Garnier has been a fan-favourite when it comes to freestyle tricks.

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