Tag: food

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 […]

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, […]

Our long week-end in London: hotel review and restaurants

Sometimes you get the opportunity to travel and you just have to take it! A few of weeks ago I booked the kids and myself tickets to Europe: First stop was London. We landed in […]

Time to go home! 

After a beautiful month in Europe, the travels go the other way. It also means, blog is reopening soon – lots of stories to tell! For now, I am enjoying my last Danish snack at […]

Mother day’s lunch

It wasn’t technically mother’s day yesterday here in Mauritius. The big thing is happening on 28 May. But one of the advantages of the expat life is definitely several mother days! Haha… well nearly because […]

Recipe: Kammerjunkere, a small Danish cookie

I started off, full of willpower this morning, with a post on wildlife in Mauritius – a little bit like my exotic fruit posts – but it seems I was a bit too ambitious and […]

Another month and a crepe for lunch

Another month is starting and on the little island it seems that winter has taken over early. 3rd day of gloom, with heavy rains, winds and angry ocean. It is also the last day of school […]

Zorba the Greek

Before leaving for Reunion Island I met up with a few friends for a girly lunch. We met at Zorba’s Resto in Grand Baie. The restaurant is in the city, just next to the Police Station. […]

Weekend trip to Cape Town, last day

Our last day in Cape Town, it’s amazing how fast it goes. We had plans to rent a car and go for a drive down the coast to Good Hope, but to be honest hubby […]

Exotic Fruit: meet the Jamblon

Jamblon, Java Plum, Jamun or Jamblang (Syzygium cumini) a few of the names for this strange little fruit. Looks like an olive, taste like – I don’t know actually what it tastes like exactly. It’s extremely tart, […]