Category: Reunion Island

Helicopter Corail in Pierrefonds airport, Reunion Island

Discover Reunion Island from the air – a fabulous helicopter ride

The highlight for this trip to Reunion Island was definitely the helicopter ride we took one morning. There are a couple of operators offering helicopter rides to discover the island, we chose Corail Helicopter – there […]

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!

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 […]

Getaway to Reunion Island, Part 6: Volcano stories

The Piton de la Fournaise culminates at 2’632m. Such a big valcano brings many stories to such a little island. Probably the most well-known story is the one of the little parish church of Sainte Rose. […]

Kiddos walking on the lava - on the way to the entrance of the Lava tunnel - Lava Tunnels in Reunion Island

Things to do in Reunion Island: Discover the lava tunnels of Le Piton de la Fournaise

Probably the most unusual part of our little adventure to Reunion Island: the lava tunnels! I am not going to go technical, mainly because I simply cannot remember what our guide told us, but basically […]

View of Pointe August - Hike of Piton de Grand Anse with Kiddos 1 Things to do in Reunion Island #reunionisland #reunion #hike #nature #

Getaway to Reunion Island: Hike of Piton de Grande Anse

After the amazing waterfalls of Grand Galet and a little rest, Kiddos 1 and I decided it was time for a little walk! We chose a trail just next to the hotel, so we didn’t […]

Cascade de Grand Gallet, Riviere de Langevin, Reunion Island

Getaway to Reunion Island: Discover the Waterfall of Grand Galet at Langevin

After a very rainy day, we woke up happy to a radiant sunshine and decided to take a drive up the mountains to see the waterfall of Grand Galet, at Langevin. It was a very scenic […]

Sunset views of Beach of Grand Anse, Reunion Island - Things to do in Reunion Island

Getaway to Reunion Island: Lunch chez Ti’Fred and sunset walk

We settled in at our lovely hotel and decided it was lunch time. Everyone from Mauritius loves the food from the sister island. These 2 islands are just 200km and yet the food is quite […]

Escape to Reunion Island, part 1 – Palm Hotel and Spa

Early start for the little family with a 8:something am flight. There are 2 airports and daily flights to Reunion Island from Mauritius. St Denis in the Northern part is busier and larger planes are used. […]