The popular LUX* South by global hospitality group The Lux Collective The official resort of the South African-based conservation couple, Beth Neale and Miles Cloutier, who break the world record for the longest underwater kiss to celebrate Valentine's Day 2023, is Ari Atoll in the Maldives.

Beth Neale, a mermaid in heart, is a certified PADI advanced scuba diver, Pure Apnea Master freediving instructor, conservation filmmaker, and four-time South African freediving champion. She broke the previous world record of 3 minutes 24 seconds 34 frames set in Italy in 2010 with the help of her husband, acclaimed filmmaker Miles Cloutier. They want to encourage others to fall in love with the magic and delights of the aquatic environment by sharing their underwater love story. The duo is of the opinion that oceans require all the love they can get in order to be preserved for future generations.

At LUX* South Ari Atoll, one of the biggest resorts in the Maldives, on February 4, 2023, the longest underwater kiss record of 4 minutes and 6 seconds was broken. The official adjudicator for Guinness World Records, Mr. Swapnil Dangarikar, attended the event and verified the accomplishment. On the island, a champagne party was held to commemorate the achievement. The pair then had a special welcome from Trans Maldivian Airlines while they were flying back to their home country.

Beth posted, "Breaking a Guinness World Record for the longest underwater kiss at LUX," as part of the celebration of this significant achievement. * South Ari Atoll is the epitome of eco-conscious luxury and the most romantic vacation spot in the entire planet. There is no better place to share our underwater love story than an island paradise surrounded by clean water teeming with life!

At the LUX* South Ari Atoll, a new record for the longest underwater kiss is set

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World Record Breaking Kiss

World Record Breaking Kiss

It is such an honour to collaborate with The Lux Collective, which shares our desire to promote sustainability and ocean protection, Miles exclaimed. The world record-breaking kiss took place in the infinity pool facing the ocean. We believe that Valentine's Day is the ideal occasion for sharing our brand-new album because it embodies both our love for the aquatic environment and for one another. A 4-minute kiss would be the ideal method to prolong the moment.

Our sincere congratulations to Beth and Miles! ", added John Rogers, general manager of the hotel. Being present for the accomplishment is an honour, and LUX* South Ari Atoll is pleased to be affiliated with Guinness World Records and to have shared in this prestigious moment.

LUX* South Ari Atoll is still the best island resort for wedding and honeymoon travel as well as once-in-a-lifetime romantic getaways, and this record presents the Maldives as the most romantic vacation spot. This distinctively stylish island offers the most romantic eco-conscious luxury getaways for couples, offering remarkable adventures and surprises.

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