Category: Things to do in Mauritius

St Louis Cathedral, Port Louis, Mauritius

The Slave Door

La Cure, is the place where the priests and other helpers of the church have their offices. In Port Louis, La Cure, is located right opposite the St Louis Cathedral. The building is colonial style […]

La Vallée de Ferney, views of the South, Mauritius

Domaine de l’Etoile

Domaine de l’Etoile is located in the south eastern part of the island, about 40min from Port Louis or Belle Mare. It is the biggest nature reserve on the island and it is also private […]

Sunset, Pointe aux Cannoniers, Mauritius

Kids in the sunset

June 2017, Sunset, Pointe aux Canonniers, Mauritius

The Broken Bench

This is also Mauritius #6

A few months back driving back home after school Kiddos 2 suddenly shouted ‘look mammy the red helicopter’. Except it wasn’t a helicopter, but a cute little red temple at the top of a little […]

Saffron cheesecake, Amari by Vineet, Lux Belle Mare, Mauritius

Amari by Vineet @ Lux Belle Mare

Last night was date night! Yay! Once a week the kiddos stay at their grand parents. I think I have said this before, seriously the greatest thing about us being in Mauritius, is the proximity […]

Discover Mauritius: Visit the Chinese Pagodas in Port Louis

Chinese Heritage in Mauritius – A visit to the Pagodas of Port Louis

I don’t often go to Port Louis – well not unless I really need to! That is how most people in Mauritius feel about the capital I think. It’s big, hot and sticky, noisy with […]

Hiking Le Pouce with my new camera

It was my birthday not long ago and I got this awesome treat and spend the week-end at The Residence, a hotel on the East Coast. I also got a huge cake with a picture […]

A walk on the beach

I think winter is coming. Well of course winter is coming! in a couple of weeks it will be the June solstice and winter will be upon us. I don’t care for winter in the […]

Gardens of the State House of Mauritius

Visits to the State House are very rare. This year because of the 25 yrs anniversary of the Republic and next year’s 50th anniversary of Independence, the State House hosted a week of family activities […]

Fish Market in Grand Bay

Yesterday we went for a little drive and ended up in Grand Bay. When we lived there I used to go to the fish market all the time. Now this is not a big market, […]