Month: March 2018

Air Mauritius A319 at Plaisance Airport - #airmauritius #traveltips #mauritius

Airline Review: a Business Class flight with Air Mauritius

Air Mauritius is the National Airline for Mauritius and it celebrated its 50th anniversary in June 2017. It is a small company with it’s ups and downs (service wise), but generally speaking it’s as good […]

Entrance of Rum distillery of Chamarel - Locaed in the Southern part of Mauritius. Things to do in Mauritius

Things to do in Mauritius: Visit of the Rhumerie de Chamarel

Rum Distillery of Chamarel in Mauritius Located in the southern part of the island, on the outskirts of the Black River Gorges National Park, you find the Rhumerie de Chamarel, a beautiful Rum Distillery. At […]

Chateau de Labourdonnais seen from the alley - Cultural visits in Mauritius, Things to do in Mauritius - #mauritius #visit #travel

Visits in Mauritius: Château de Labourdonnais

Located in the Northern part of Mauritius, not far from the area where Paul and Virginie – our most famous lovers – grew up, the Château de Labourdonnais invites you to discover a colonial past. […]

Deluxe Room at the Westin Cape Town - Where to stay in Cape Town - Hotel in Cape Town

Hotel Review: The Westin Cape Town

For our second trip to the Mother City we stayed at The Westin Cape Town. We have often stayed at Starwood properties… sorry Marriott properties (can’t get used to that one!) and Westin has always […]

Piazza at the LongBeach Mauritius, a Sun Resort. The Mauritian flag dominates proudly the celebration of the Independence of Mauritius

Happy Anniversary Mauritius: 50 years of Independence

Yesterday, Mauritius celebrated its 50th year of Independence. Our beautiful little island has an interesting history and so much more to it than what travel agency magazines sell. Uninhabited til the end of the 16th […]

Lion's Head and Cape Town, view from Table Mountain - #tablemountain #capetown #southafrica

Discover Cape Town: Table Mountain and Camps Bay

So Yay! I was lucky enough to get back to Cape Town for a week-end this year. Last year I had a blast discovering the historic side to this amazing town. This time it all […]

Tropical Storm Dumazile 1.0

We have had a quiet month of February on the storm front in our part of the Indian Ocean. But that seems to end now as Dumazile – the fourth storm of the year – […]

Sitting area in the Air Mauritius Business Class lounge at Plaisance Airport in Mauritius

Lounge Review: Air Mauritius Business Lounge – Mauritius Airport

Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, also known as Plaisance Airport, is located on the south eastern coast of Mauritius and got itself a new terminal in 2013 changing the whole experience of arriving and departing […]