The Maldives is one of the most popular tropical vacation locations and has been recognised by the International Tourism Community as well. It is quite an interesting place to visit, with its unique history, culture and traditions. Do You Know? Maldives has an underwater cabinet meeting. Its started in 2009, the president of Maldives, organised the meeting of all cabinet ministers at sea bed, so as to raise awareness about the dangers the oceans of the world are facing.