Category: Mauritius

And Now The End Is Near

And Now The End Is Near

Today was our last full day on the beach and it was spent very much in a similar way to yesterday. Although this time we swapped the pedalo for kayaks. Being all inclusive in our hotel meant we got to use some of the watersport...

The Beginning Of The End

The Beginning Of The End

With no more activities planned for the rest of our holiday there isn’t anything to look forward to and so the last few days of our holiday is going to consist of not much more than lazing on the beach with our books. And that’s...

Breaking Out The Frisbee

Breaking Out The Frisbee

After another boat injury yesterday we decided it was probably best to steer clear of motor-based water vehicles today so we spent the day on the beach, topping up the tans. It was also the first day where it wasn’t too windy on the beach...

Ile Aux Cerfs & The Speedboat From Hell

Ile Aux Cerfs & The Speedboat From Hell

After yesterdays boat shenanigans it was back onto the water today as we headed over to Île aux Cerfs, an island near our hotel which is said to have the best beaches in Mauritus, and is referred to as the local Paradise Island. Our trip...

Keep Diving

It wouldn’t be a holiday if we didn’t manage to get some scuba diving in and so this morning we were picked up and taken to Belle Mar to the nearest dive school at the Lux hotel. Before we could venture into the open water,...

Back To The Beach

Back To The Beach

After yesterday’s travels, today we’ve spent the majority of the day on the beach, doing very little. If by very little you can include, reading, drinking, snorkelling, frisbee-ing, eating, drinking and drinking.

Lions, Louis And Lilly Pads

Cyclone Bejisa has diverted away from Mauritius and has hit Reunion an island a couple of hundred kilometers away. While the full force of the cyclone has caused widespread damage there, Mauritius remains unscathed. The winds are still pretty strong and as a result the...

Things Are Looking Up

Things Are Looking Up

Woke up this morning to some sunshine as the cyclone looks to have passed us by and headed towards Reunion Island a few hundred miles away. We headed down to the beach but the day ended up being scattered with so many showers it was...