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Publish on June 12, 2019

It’s up to you to choose your street food tour ! Whether at Grand Bay, Port Louis or Mahébourg, you will discover Mauritius through its gastronomy. Founded in 2017, Taste Buddies will give you an authentic dining experience off the beaten...

Publish on May 28, 2019

Little known shop by local people and absolutly unknown by foreign visitors… Hot glass studio where artists Barbara and Jean Claude create their unique jewelry, tableware, glassware, souvenirs and gifts. Barbara and Jean Claude have been crafting in glass since...

Publish on May 16, 2019

You can read “I love it!” Fan of natural soaps, yours are great !! I love the formula 2 in 1, really convenient! or “Finally a product really Mauritian! Congrats!” Ayo, I present to you Kokodezil! Made in Mauritius with...

Publish on May 9, 2019

There are artists of great talent on our island. More or less known, sometimes totally unknown, and yet they have the art and the way to create masterpieces. Patrick OVA is one of those people. Born in Pamplemousses, only son,...

Publish on April 24, 2019

At the heart of a splendid estate, in the north of Mauritius, where spread out in perfect harmony, endemic plants and diversity of fruit trees, the castle Labourdonnais parade. Property of 540 hectares, the estate was founded in 1774. Built...

Publish on April 5, 2019

140 years since the opening of this biscuit factory in Mauritius. Unique in the world, the family kept his ancestral knowledge to cook his biscuit and cassava galette, plain or declined in several flavors: anise, vanilla, chocolate, coconut, milk or...

Publish on April 5, 2019

Ancient volcanic crater, Grand Bassin is located in the heart of Mauritius, 540 meters above sea level. The most sacred Hindu place on the island, it would be connected to the Gange, in India. The first pilgrimage took place in...

Publish on April 5, 2019

Le Morne Cultural Landscape, a rugged mountain that juts into the Indian Ocean in the southwest of Mauritius was used as a shelter by runaway slaves, maroons, through the 18th and early years of the 19th centuries. Protected by the...

Publish on April 5, 2019

The world of Michel Abad, the spirit of the beautiful, the timeless, the softness of cashmere, the emotion of the embroidery by hand, his lifestyle. Michel Abad and his team welcome you to the Pointe aux Canonniers - Grand Baie...

Publish on April 5, 2019

Do you want something exceptional that will mark your stay in Mauritius forever? You will have to meet Jean Clause Farla, triple gold medalist in windsurfing at the games of the islands of the Indian Ocean of 1985, 1990 and...

Publish on April 5, 2019

Grand-Gaube, a small picturesque village of 7500 habitants, located on the north-north-east coast of Mauritius, in the district of Rivière-du-Rempart, about fifteen minutes by car from Grand-Baie and less than 5 min from Goodlands. It appears for the first time...

Publish on April 5, 2019

Inspired by the vibrant colours of India, the Brigitte Charoy design, vintage and contemporary, is the asset of any wardrobe that respects itself! With its light and fluid fabrics, it’s a perfect collection for the beach, while the embroidery and...

Publish on April 5, 2019

On the 21st of January, Mauritius celebrated the Thaipoosam Cavadee Festival. A festival celebrated primarily by the Tamil community during the full moon, it commemorates the birth of Murugan, the youngest son of Shiva and his wife Parvati, and the...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Once upon a time, Mauritius was covered with ebony trees. During the Dutch occupation, black ebony, considered the best ebony in the world, was overexploited for the quality of its wood. The forests were quickly emptied of this tree and...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Have you ever seen a whale? If so, for sure, it will remain etched in your memory! It's just grandiose ... and grandiose is the word, since they can measure up to 15 meters long! This is the advantage of...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Once upon a time, in Mauritius, as in Reunion island today, there were volcanic eruptions. The best known of the volcanoes is called Trou aux Cerfs. In fact, Mauritius shares the same volcanic “heritage” as Réunion and the Deccan traps...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Fortunately, there is no mortal animals in Mauritius. Some sting, some even very strong, but if you are in good health, there is no life risk. Here is the list of biting animals and what to do in case of...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Mauritius is adorned in its more beautiful finery to celebrate the end of the year. We walk along the roads, sometimes lost in the sugar cane plantations, the majestic flamboyants put their red coat on for the summer season. His...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Mauritius is undeniably one of those destinations that make always dream. Only eleven hours flight from France, it plunges travelers into an idyllic setting. Mauritius, or “Moris” in Creole, paradise island in the middle of the Indian Ocean, in the...

Publish on April 4, 2019

express yourself, the Mauritians will be very happy to hear you speak Creole! Bonjour, Good morning : Bonzour Bonsoir, Good evening : Bonswar Comment ça va ? How are you ? : Ki manier ? Très bien, merci et vous...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Every self-respecting golfer will necessarily make a tour to Mauritius to discover its prestigious Golf courses. 10 golf courses 18 holes on 2000 Km² without mentioning the 9 holes courses. Many of them with breathtaking views of the ocean surrounded...

Publish on April 4, 2019

It's the season of boat rides,"aperobeach", swimsuits and sunscreen! A few minutes of snorkeling to rediscover the seabed and pick up few searurchins to savor with a glass of wine later on Bernache island. We enjoy the tropical fruits' profusion...

Publish on April 4, 2019

Today I would like to talk about one of our outstanding partner. Lili T. and her beautiful bags. Lili is passionate about one of the most beautiful natural fibers in the world : the raffia. Her baskets and bags are made...

Publish on April 4, 2019

It is not possible to visit Mauritius without going to visit this monument. Not that it is exceptional in its building, but its location will leave you speechless! Located in the north of our island, Cap Malheureux, the famous church...

Publish on April 3, 2019

To keep up our professionalism and our high level reputation, we have tested for you! Poor of us, it was a real ordeal 😉 In a haven of peace surrounded by green and water, we are greeted by a charming and...

Publish on April 3, 2019

For some time now, we have been offering our customers a new activity, very much appreciated. Specialist guided outings and stays in mountain bike electric assistance, Electrobike Mauritius offers supervised trips accessible to all ages. It lifts the physical and...

Publish on April 3, 2019

On the beach of Pointe aux Sables, at the south tip of the island, Sea n Tree is the new project to invest. 24 apartments, 6 penthouses, 2 premiums, a beach club, 2 swimming pool, kids club, fitness room and...

Publish on April 3, 2019

Nestled in the heart of the Indian Ocean, close to Madagascar, Seychelles and Reunion, Mauritius will charm you with its landscapes, tropical flavors and sweetness of life. From the wild South to the bustling North, passing by the beautiful white...

Publish on April 3, 2019

Who is behind SmartVillas Mauritius ? The Smartgirls! Mauritians by origin or from the heart, all four Smartgirls grew up in Mauritius and know Mauritius from the back of their hands. With a background in either the luxury industry, architecture...