Tag Archives: Mauritius

Temples in Mauritius – Grand Bassin and Beyond

Sockalingum Temple Approach

The predominantly Hindu island of Mauritius lies in the Indian Ocean around 855km from Madagascar. The island is abundant in tourism due to the coral reefs, beaches and natural landscape. The combination of colonial influences and a history of slavery from India has resulted in a melting pot of language, culture and religion. French is […]

Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, Mauritius

pamplemousses botanical garden

If you enjoy botanical gardens and want to see the giant tortoises of Mauritius, you simply cannot miss Pamplemousses Botanical Garden. It’s accessible from Port Louis, Grand Baie and Anse-La-Raie by bus or taxi (make sure that you negotiate) Entrance Fee to Pamplemousses Botanical Garden Entrance to the pamplemousses botanical garden is just 200 Mauritian […]

Highlights of South Mauritius Tour

Highlights of South Mauritius Tour

Mauritius is located to the East of Madagascar, and is an African island with Indian influences. Mauritius is a popular honeymoon destination, with enough relaxing beaches to unwind but plenty to see and do to prevent you from getting bored. If you love waterfalls, scenery and rum tasting, I highly recommend that you take a […]