I have been truly loyal to Blogger since my really first post in 2009 when we left the UK to move to Amman, capital of Jordan – our first ‘adult’ expat story. Job for the hubby, baby to look after for me. Beautiful Jordan, a country neither of us had ever been to and we both enjoyed so much. Over the years, I have been blogging a bit here and a bit there, but last week decided I really wanted to get back to it. So I started my old blogger blog, published a couple of posts and after 10 times trying to load some pics to my finished, written 3rd post about ovens and chocolate muffins, I got so fed up and decided to start fresh and here is my first post on my brand new blog (the post about the ovens will come soon, promise!).

So here we are… To start with maybe a few lines of presentation for those reading the first post… I am from little Scandinavian Kingdom of Denmark; my husband and friend of 20 years is from little Republic of Mauritius. We have got 2 amazing kiddos. Kiddos 1, a truly lovely and smart little girl, aged 7; Kiddos 2, a funny and witted little boy, aged 5. My first expat move was with my parents when I was 5, I suppose. My husband moved to Europe to study at 19 – so we have quite a few years and countries in our wandering. Hopefully, many more to come!

At the moment we live in Mauritius. Not a planned move, but life has a way of throwing things at you sometimes and it happened… I arrived in January last year with the kiddos and the husband joined us in June. So far so good – life is easy here, easier than in other places we have lived. The most amazing thing here being… Grand Parents! We have never lived in the same country as family since we had the children, so this is truly something to celebrate.

Anyways, I hope you’ll drop by once in a while to have a read – hopefully I can bring a little bit of sunshine to you, from my tropical, paradise island…


My 2 kiddos, enjoying their island life

Posted by Julz

Hi! Hope you are enjoying my travel blog about Mauritius! I am a Danish Expat, mum of 2. Currently we live in Mauritius and we absolutely love it. I am taking you around this beautiful island and also other travels we enjoy!


  1. Sounds like your blog will be as interesting as your life! Mauritius sounds like a dream! Hope you enjor WordPress – I had a Blogger blog for a short while and didn’t ever get as excited as with WP 😊



    1. thanks so much for your comment 😀 Mauritius is veeerry nice – I enjoy it a lot. Am going to have a look at your blog a bit later, now it is bed times for the kiddos!

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  2. Derek Richards March 5, 2017 at 9:30 pm

    Just found your Blog, we are heading for Mauritious next Wednesday for 10 days holidays, so its given me background info. Never been before, looking forward to it



    1. Hi Derek! Yoh are going to love our pretty island! Where are you staying?? I wish you the best of trips! So much to do here 🙂



  3. Hi Julz! Being a Mauritius fan, I’m happy to have found your blog. By the way, thanks for liking my write up on it and for following my site. Later this year I’ll be back in your beautiful island, so I’m looking forward to any interesting tip I may discover through your posts.



    1. Ahhhh precious to find some good things to do then!!! Glad to have you on board!

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