The cultural extravaganza that is Porlwi by Light came to the capital this week in a huge celebration of the artistic energy of the Mauritian community. Find out more.
For people new to our beautiful destination, Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean, around 1,200 miles off the southeast of the African coast. Find out more.
Mauritius has been named by TripAdvisor in its list of Top 10 Islands in the World for 2016, which it describes as “a tropical paradise with tons to do”. For more on Mauritius click here.
From the sounds of the ocean on Turtle Bay and UNESCO World Heritage-listed buildings of Aapravasi Ghat in Port Louis, there is so much to explore in Mauritius. Find out more here.
Professor Carl Jones, a biologist who has worked in Mauritius for 40 years, has won the 2016 Indianapolis Prize – the highest accolade in the field of conservation – having saved nine species from extinction. Find out more.
We’ll just come out and say it. We’ve fallen in love with the incredible photography of Paul Choy, a documentary photographer, who captures Mauritius brilliantly. Find out more here.
We’re used to covering street food from dhal puri to papaya, great dishes to pick up at the market and alternative places to eat, but this time we’re looking at what street food you might discover in the hotels themselves.
Mauritius has a rich history of music on the island including its traditional sega music and dancing which is mesmerising to watch, but you’ll also find a variety of other tunes to help you relax and enjoy your holiday.
Today we’re launching an exciting new prize draw for our South African fans to win a family trip to Mauritius. Sound good? Click here to find out more.
Obviously, we’re biased, but we think a great place to start your research ahead of your holiday to this amazing island is our very own award-winning Made in Mauritius blog!