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ProSunny, Lush greenery, blue sea, and incredible bar...

ConsYou need to have a huge stock of sunscreen! Keep a...

Lost in the vast Indian Ocean, upon the Northern side of the Tropic of Capricorn lies a tiny, sun-kissed volcanic island that has marked its place among the world’s favourite romantic destination. The Republic of Mauritius is legendary for the white beaches, blue lagoons, lush greenery, wide...

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“Mauritius: Paradise on Earth”

published 21/12/2007

ProBeautiful island, lovely sea, gorgeous weather

ConsLack of drinking water, water gets stopped, roads ...

When I found out that I was going to be going to Mauritius in November 2007, I will admit that I was both excited but also a bit apprehensive. Obviously, we have all seen the pictures of the idyllic Mauritius on the television and in books - white beaches, palm trees and blue seas...this was the...

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Excellent

ProGood weather, lovely people, lots to do

ConsStressfull to get there

The Arrival and Departure We flew with BA, for the first time in many years and the last time ever, they are still not a good airline but that is another opinion The baggage retrieval and custome clearance were very speedy we were out off the airport in less than half an hour even though we...

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“A little piece of heaven”

published 19/11/2001

ProBreathtaking nature, lots of fun and activity, fri...

ConsToo much sun can cause a bad sunburn

I meet a lot of people who are unfamiliar with Mauritius, or have never heard of this magnificent island situated east of Madagaskar on the Indian Ocean. This is completely understandable, as there are a trillion great places to go to that boasts rich cultures and incredible architecture in...

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Excellent

“paradise”

published 17/06/2004

Probeautiful views, relaxing, warm safe swimming

Conslocals are very poor, tourist areas expensive.

From The Airport to Grand Baie Coming from South Africa with it's highways and bridges, we smiled a little at the taxi drivers excitement about the new double road from the south, where the airport is situated, to the north of the island. The road is about as wide as the road in front of my house...

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“Mauritius - A paradise”

published 02/04/2008

ProBeautiful, very friendly people, fresh fruit and f...

ConsNot much to do outside your resort

I went to Mauritius on my honeymoon in November 2007 and absolutely loved it. We stayed at the Movenpick Hotel in the South of the Island. When we arrived at the airport we were picked up by someone from the hotel who drove us back. The drive was interesting, the island produces a lot of sugar...

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Excellent

ProBeautiful Beaches, nice weather, ...........

ConsNONE!

Mauritius is surrounded by some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The world's most beautiful hotels including the one and only, le touesrok rated by many holidays magazines as the best in the world, are found there. The island is surrounded by hotels, most of them rated five stars. The...

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Excellent

ProWhat a beautiful island

ConsHaving to leave at the end of the holiday!

I visited the island when one of my friends was getting married there. What a place!! Facts: Mauritius is a small island that lies in the south west indian ocean, just to the right of Madagascar, off Africa. it covers a total of about 1860 square kilometres, with a sub tropical climate, and...

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“A piece of Paradise”

published 14/02/2002

ProBeautiful, relaxing, friendly, excellent all round...

ConsExpensive

My wife and I went to Mauritius last October for our honeymoon and words struggle to portray the experience. It was everything you would want a tropical paradise to be. We stayed at the Beau Rivage hotal, a place where we failed to fault the hotel or the staff service. Everything was top quality...

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Excellent

“Mauritius Visit”

published 07/08/2008

ProVery charming people, Very good hotel staff

ConsRoads and infrastructure

I am in Mauritius right now, staying in a rented home. In fact, I was very amazed by some expressing negative feelings concerning their trip to Mauritius. Its the opposite. Namely, that if you go to a good hotel, like Le Paradis, Beachcomber, Le Meridien, Prince Maurice and Le Shandrani, you...

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Excellent

Probeautiful weather, sun sand and beaches

Consdepends what time of the year you visit

I visited Mauritius in August and the first thing i could feel when i stepped off the place was the warm and welcome sunshine and smiling friendly faces of the locals. I instantly felt comfortable in my new surroundings and couldn't wait to explore more of the island. As i was driven to my hotel...

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Excellent

Progood website for checking restaurants in mauritius

Consonly in english

My wife and I are organically from Poland. We came to Mauritius first time in an organized tour. We had no idea how to find restaurants that will suit our budget and taste. Our guide only suggested fancy and expensive restaurants. Luckily we found on the internet a restaurant site (http://www...

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Excellent

“Pure relaxation”

published 26/08/2009

ProGreat value for money for excursions and food

Consshopping for clothes is expensive

I've travelled to Mauritius for the first time this year for Easter, it's a good time for cheaper flight tickets and the weather is quite hot even though Easter is the beginning of winter for the locals . The island is as amazing as on the travel brochures. In my opinion it's better to stay in...

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