Details: This poster shows a view of a beach. The white sand beach is on the left and the clear blue ocean is on the right. There is a palm trees leaning over the ocean.
Maldive Islands, officially Republic of Maldives, is an island nation in the Indian Ocean formed by a double chain of twenty-six atolls stretching in a north-south direction off India's Lakshadweep islands, between Minicoy Island and Chagos Archipelago. It stands in the Laccadive Sea, about seven hundred kilometres (435 mi) south-west of Sri Lanka.