Mauritius, the buzzing island
A beautiful island nation, lies Mauritius off the southeast coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean. With mesmerising blue water, amazing white beaches, mountains, world heritage sites and so much more in one country itself. You won’t run out of things to admire in Mauritius.
Great people with smiles all around, rightly proud of their islands beauty. You with your better half can have a great time in Mauritius as it is famous for couple travel.
Place to visit:
One must visit Port Louis at the beginning situated in the north part of the island as it is a buzzing site, known for picturesque scenes and cheap clothes. Here you can also visit the theatre and experience wonderful cultures and traditions. There are any historical buildings too nearby such as the Blue Penny Museum, The Stamp Museum, and the Mauritius Natural History Museum. Also make a note to see China town as pharmacies here have the old Chinese remedies intact. After that you can go deep sea fishing, as Mauritius is surrounded by heavy fishes and there are many records of fishing to break.
For a fun filled night out head to the Grand bay which has great restaurants, bars and discos as well as opportunities for shopping.
In the southern part you can visit Ile Aux Aigrettes, there are some of the world’s rarest birds here, such as the kestrel and the pink pigeon. Other animals like the Aldabra giant tortoise and the green Gecko Phelsuma can be spotted as well. For a fun filled night out head to the Grand bay which has great restaurants, bars and discos as well as opportunities for shopping. The tourist mecca, the La Cuvette beach is a great place to relax and enjoy your visit whilst you’ll find various Mauritius attractions here.
The blue bay, famous for its crystal clear water shouldn’t be missed, one can enjoy scuba diving, surfing and any water sport in the marine park. The two UNESCO heritage sites, Aapravasi Ghat and Le Morne Cultural Landscape are both magnificent sights to explore. Other than the ghats, one can visit the Casela Wildlife Reserve and Yemen Reserve to experience the wild side. Mauritius travel would not be complete without visiting the Triolet Shivala, this Hindu temple is located in Triolet. Feast your eyes with the unusually amazing coloured soil at the Chamarel, result of volcanic ash erosion. You will see magnificent landscapes, with endemic plants, including a conservation area and rare orchids, and rare bird species at the Black River Gorges. Also don’t forget to enjoy beach time at the Flic en Flac beach with your loved one.
Places to stay and munch:
One can plan their stay at: Orchid Villas, Blue Beryl Guesthouse and Casuarina resort. To munch along while travelling, the best restaurants are: For local cuisine, Escale Creole, Sunshine Fusion and At Linda’s Place. For India cuisine, Coolen chez ram, Zub Express restaurant and Kiosque Magique.
Mauritius is best for couple hangouts and famous for its welcoming ambience. This beach destination is a must for people seeking a pleasurable outing.