After another amazing series of Strictly Come Dancing, followed by a month of travelling around the UK on the show’s live tour with my husband and fellow dancer Kevin, we finally had the chance to get away.
The Maldives is where we go to revitalise ourselves and this time we stayed at the Sun Siyam Iru Fushi. The 52-acre resort is set in the heart of the Noonu Atoll, a 45-minute seaplane ride from Male international airport.
After a long journey it was great to arrive at our over-water villa. It had everything, from an infinity pool to an outdoor private shower. There were also glass sections of the floor so we could see fish swimming underneath.
Karen and her husband Kevin enjoyed their much-needed break in the Maldives, pictured, following another season of Strictly Come Dancing
On the shore, palm trees danced in the breeze and the ocean shimmered as if covered…