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Our $27,000 Vacation to the Maldives for ~$4,300 & How You Can Do It Too: Part 14 – Conclusion & Blog Giveaway

Our $27,000 Vacation to the Maldives for ~$4,300 & How You Can Do It Too: Part 14 – Conclusion & Blog Giveaway

Million Mile SecretsOur $27,000 Vacation to the Maldives for ~$4,300 & How You Can Do It Too: Part 14 – Conclusion & Blog GiveawayMillion Mile Secrets Team

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Daraius and I used our miles and points to have a fabulous honeymoon in Bora Bora.

We heard that the Maldives Islands rivaled the beauty and splendor of Bora Bora, so we planned a trip to decide for ourselves!

The Maldives is known for its luxury resorts, and most resorts have their own private island.  There are beautiful white sand beaches and crystal clear blue water.  The islands also have fantastic snorkeling and scuba diving!

We booked 5 nights using Hilton points at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island.  The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is a 30-minute seaplane ride from Male, the capital of the Maldives.  We booked this trip to make the most of our Hilton points before the Hilton devaluation last year.

Conclusion And Blog Giveaway
You Could Win Some Goodies We Brought Back From Our Trip to Maldives!

Our $27,000 Vacation to the Maldives for ~$4,300 & How You Can Do It Too Index:

The Maldives are located in the Indian Ocean, just south of India.  Getting to the Maldives is a long journey, but the trip is definitely worth it!  Daraius and I have been to many beach destinations such as Bora BoraMaui, and Kauai on miles and points, but the Maldives tops them all!

Traveling to the Maldives is also very expensive, but you can do it for much less than the retail cost!  This trip would have cost us ~$27,000, but we only paid ~$4,300!!

During this trip, I had the most incredible snorkeling experience with tons of colorful coral and fish within arms reach.  We also had an unforgettable lunch at the Underwater Restaurant.

However, the best part was sharing this vacation with our families!  Seeing them so happy made this trip a huge success!

Now it’s giveaway time!  Two lucky readers will receive 1 of 2 prize packs:

Gift Pack #1
  • Elephant Pen Holder
  • Red Maldives Vase
  • Men’s Fish T-Shirt
  • Kids’ Pencil Set
  • Maldives Luggage Tag
  • Women’s Pearl Earrings
  • Maldives Magnet
Gift Pack #2
  • Maldives Coaster Set
  • Kids’ Maldives Hat
  • Men’s Necklace
  • Maldives Luggage Tag
  • Women’s Coin Purse
  • Maldives Magnet

How to Enter

1.  Leave a Comment

You can enter by leaving ONE comment telling me about your dream destination.  I’ll pick 1 commenter who will win Gift Pack #1 after the drawing closes at 9:00 pm Central Time on Saturday, January 17, 2015 (today).

2.  Tweet

Follow Million Mile Secrets on twitter, and tweet once to @MilMileSecrets telling me about your dream destination.  You have to follow @MilMileSecrets to be eligible.

Don’t forget to include the hashtag “#MMSMaldivesGiveaway”

I’ll pick a tweeter who will win Gift Pack #2 after the drawing closes at 9:00 pm Central Time on Saturday, January 17, 2015 (today).

Good luck!

Fine Print:   I make the final determinations for the giveaway and there’s no appeal in the Million Mile Court.  I’m not receiving compensation and I’m giving away 2 Gift Packs, so please don’t make this hard for me!

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My dream trip is a photographic journey throughout the Galagago Islands. One on one with nature up close!

Barcelona – tapas, vino. jamon etc.

Thanks for all the details !! Hope to go to Maldives some day !!

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Fiji and Bora Bora.

The Maldives is our dream vacation, but ulitimately it is anywhere I am with my husband on a nice beach

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