Tropic tuna from a bounty-island
Facts & figures
The tuna fishermen in Maandhoo fish with a pole and line. One by one, fish by fish. When it’s time, the fishermen all stand on the back of the boat with their rod. Each caught tuna is swung to the back.
Tropic island group
The Maldives are a tropical island group in the Indian Ocean, just southwest of India and Sri Lanka. The islands are spread out over an area of 969,000 sq ft, while the land surface is only 3,229 sq ft. Of the 1190 islands, 200 are inhabited of which Maandhoo is one.