Shining like a jewel in the southern Indian Ocean, Mauritius is an island nation, covering an area of 2,040 kilometers and officially known as the Republic of Mauritius. Consider Mauritius and your psyche right away invokes pictures of white sand seashores and tropical palm trees. However, the country is not just about beaches. If you can get away from the exotic sands for a while; Mauritius has plenty of activities, historical attractions, and lush forests to offer its visitors.
Driving vacation spots, Port Louis, the clamoring capital of Mauritius, gloats of French pioneer engineering and offers energizing shopping and diversion settings. Grand Baie is also one of the main tourist attractions. Don’t miss the Black River Gorges National Park, which spans an area of 16,244 hectares and is the best place to observe rare species of birds and fauna. Another interesting place is Chamarel, a town located in the Black River district where people can see a dune with seven different colors. The dunes are also recognized as the “Land of seven colors”. It is this uniqueness of the place that makes it quite popular with tourists.
Home to probably the most lavish lodgings and resorts on the planet, one of the most pursued in the nation is The Residence Mauritius, an exquisite retreat with colonial-style architecture and a rich cultural landscape that will amaze you with its charm.
Mauritian cuisine is a mix of European, Chinese and Indian food. Dishes in French cuisine have become very popular in recent times. Another gastronomic delight is the street food of the area. You can find everything from fresh coconut water, chopped fruit topped with chili and tamarind jam, buttered bread-wrapped pickles, and Chinese fried noodles. As you walk through the labyrinthine streets of the country, the lingering smell of food coming from all corners will activate your palate and inspire you to explore the best food options available.
A one-stop-shop for any vacation, Mauricio will appeal to your inner historian, enthuse your nature lover, and captivate you with your streak of adventures.