All posts 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!

View of the entrance of Cinq Mondes Spa, LongBeach Mauritius

Spa Cinq Mondes: Luxury Spa at LongBeach Mauritius

The Resort A few months ago, LongBeach Mauritius in Belle Mare relaunched and the resort has been going through a lot of changes. It is one of the most vibrant hotels on the island and […]

View of salt pans at Pointe au Sel in Saint Leu, Reunion Island

Discover Reunion Island: day trip to Saint Leu

How to spend a day in Saint Leu, Reunion Island! Things to do, Where to eat!

View of The Colosseum in Rome as seen from the Big Bus Tour

Review of Big Bus Tour in Rome: a perfect way to discover the city

There are cities where a bus tour might be obsolete. Rome, however, is definitely not one of them. Rome is a large city and has so much to offer. I remember when I was planning […]

Sunset view, Palm Hotel & Spa, Reunion Island

Discover Reunion Island: How to get from Saint-Denis to Petite Île

To start off 2018 – we took a small family holiday to Reunion Island – 5 days of quality family time. We already went last year in April and the kids absolutely loved it: mummy’s […]

Octopus Salmi, traditional Mauritian Curry - a main dish at Chez Tino Restaurant

Chez Tino – Restaurant in Trou d’Eau Douce

By far our favorite local restaurant on the East Coast! Chez Tino is a small restaurant located on the first floor along the Coastal Road in Trou d’Eau Douce. Their small terrace overlooks the bay […]

BERGUITTA is passing Mauritius as I write and we have had an easy outcome!

Cyclone BERGUITTA – last update

FINAL UPDATE 4pm weather bulletin: Cyclone warning has been lifted in Mauritius. There is no more Cyclone Warning in force in Mauritius. Still be careful out there some areas are experiencing strong wind still. UPDATE […]

Stuffed calamari, main dish at 1974, da Antonio e Giulia - authentic Italian restaurant in Mauritius

Dinner at 1974, da Antonio e Giulia – Trou aux Biches

Trou-aux-Biches is a small town located on the Coastal Road a few kilometers south from Grand Bay in the North of Mauritius. There are always a lot of Italian restaurants in every country I think, […]

Cyclone BERGUITTA – Update 2.0

UPDATE – 10:30am weather bulletin by Meteo France – BERGUITTA has just been downgraded to Intense Tropical Storm. Mauritius Met Services keep it as Tropical Cyclone. This means the system is weakening and this is […]

Cyclone BERGUITTA – update 1.0

Update: Mauritius will be in Class 3 cyclone warning tomorrow morning wednesday 17jan2018 at 4am. The wind has been significantly picking up these last past hours on the East Coast of Mauritius. It was confirmed […]

Berguitta became a cyclone this morning a 0530UTC -

Top Things to know about cyclones in Mauritius

With the severe tropical storm/future cyclone BERGUITTA on the way, I thought I would write a bit about the warning system and generally about life on tropical islands when we have a beast one the […]