Malé is the largest city in the Maldives and the capital of the Maldives. Malé has a population of around 90,000. Malé city is home to many tourists, as it is the gateway to the Maldives and there is the International Airport. Malé city has its own character, narrow streets, beautiful colorful houses and many graffiti, which impress visitors. Malé also has many local and international markets. In addition, there are many restaurants and luxury hotels. The city of Male is the administrative, political and financial center of the Republic of the Maldives.