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5 Reasons You Should Plan a Trip to Mauritius

Posted by on 14 May, 2017 in Everything, Mauritius, Wheres | 32 comments

Let’s face it – it’s impossible to argue with a beach holiday! Pineapples, mojitos, fresh coconuts, and hammocks suspended from palm trees...

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The SMELL of travel – 10 reasons why you should get off that couch and travel NOW

Posted by on 20 Aug, 2015 in Asia, Cambodia, Europe, Everything, Featured, Iceland, Italy, Jordan, Mauritius, Mediterranean, Morocco, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, South Africa, Switzerland, Wheres | 56 comments

The internet is a crazy place – there’s nothing you can’t find on it! From countless reviews of hotels to detailed...

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We went for a walk under the sea, no really!!

Posted by on 12 Jan, 2014 in Beaches, Everything, Featured, Mauritius, Wheres | 37 comments

We’ll let you into a little secret today: Even though we love beaches, Vid and I are not the best swimmers and are always a little...

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Fabulous Finds – Chez Tino, Mauritius

Posted by on 1 Jan, 2014 in Africa, Beaches, Everything, Fabulous Finds, Food, Mauritius | 7 comments

East Mauritius harbours a little secret – The little fishing village of Trou d’ Eau Douce.  This charming village, once the bastion of...

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The Best Year? The Worst Year? 2013, A Year In Review

Posted by on 29 Dec, 2013 in Canary Islands, Cruises, England, Everything, Featured, Mauritius, Spain, The Middle East, Wheres | 52 comments

  2013 – It was the best of years, it was the worst of years. *** We started the year on a high note and welcomed 2013 on...

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Rum Da Dee Da – Rhumerie De Chamarel, Mauritius

Posted by on 18 Dec, 2013 in Everything, Fabulous Finds, Food, Mauritius | 10 comments

Mauritius has a long history of rum production. The exotic island is home to a number of rum producers, who have mastered the art of...

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Lux* Belle Mare – A Date With Paradise

Posted by on 15 Dec, 2013 in Coffee, Everything, Featured, Mauritius, Where To Stay, Wheres | 14 comments

We have been raving about Lux Belle Mare, Mauritius – why, you ask? It’s because one rarely stumbles upon a hotel that is so good that it...

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For The Beach Bums

Posted by on 9 Dec, 2013 in Africa1, Asia1, Beaches, Europe, Europe1, Everything, Featured, Italy 1, Mauritius, Mauritius1, Spain1, Wears | 29 comments

I know I should be writing reams about beanies and knits because it’s freezing in London right now, but I just can’t get...

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Culinary Heaven – The Street Food Of Mauritius

Posted by on 28 Nov, 2013 in Africa, Everything, Featured, Mauritius, Wheres | 26 comments

It’s spicy, colourful, and varied – the street food of Mauritius would put most countries to shame. The colourful mix of...

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Do The Hippie Shake

Posted by on 20 Nov, 2013 in Africa1, Asia1, Everything, Featured, Mauritius, Mauritius1, Wears | 12 comments

    It would be an understatement to say that the sugarcane fields of Mauritius form the perfect backdrop for a day out on the...

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