Category: Things to do in Mauritius

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 […]

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, […]

Pool area at La Pirogue Resort, Mauritius

Hotel Review: La Pirogue Resort, Mauritius

41 years and still going strong, a very much liked resort on the island, La Pirogue, part of Sun Resorts, is a very appealing and famous 4* resort on the west coast of Mauritius. The […]

children playing on the beach in Mont Choisy. One of the best beaches in Mauritius

Best Public Beaches in Mauritius: Mont Choisy Beach

Definitely on my top 10 list of best public beaches in Mauritius, the long stretch and beautiful beach of Mont Choisy is located in the North of the island. Why is it one of the […]

CIEL Ferney Trail - 4km kids race

Ferney Trail: a great day out – review and information

Yesterday was Ferney trail’s 10th anniversary – and we spend a fabulous family day. The kids loved the run at the bottom of the mountains and in the sugar cane fields. Mummy here enjoyed to […]

The Bazar in Port Louis: a exciting cultural experience

The central market in Port Louis: a must do in Mauritius

In this post I take you to discover the central Market in Port Louis. A must do if you spend a ‘touristy’ day in the Capital. Discover how the market works, street food and a few shopping tips!

rock climbing at Pointe aux Piments

A visit to the Mauritius Aquarium

Yes, we do have an aquarium on the island and no, it is not the best thing we have in Mauritius. I don’t really like making a ‘negative’ review, but on the other hand it […]

Things to do in Mauritius with kids: Visit to La Vanille Nature Park

In this blog post I share with you how we spend our day at Crocodile Park in the south of Mauritius – Crocodile feeding and walk in a garden full of tortoises.

Blue Penny Museum in Port Louis

Blue Penny Museum, Port Louis

In a corner of the Caudan, on Port Louis’ Waterfront, is nestled the small but very interesting Blue Penny Museum. The Blue Penny Museum  There are 3 parts in the museum: The navigation rooms followed […]

Churches in Mauritius: the chapel with the red roof, Cap Malheureux

Probably one of the most well known photography spots in Mauritius: the little church with the red roof located in Cap Malheureux, on the north of the island, a 10 minutes drive from Grand Bay. […]