Posts Tagged "Mauritius"


Last updated: 08/14/17There has been a blow-up in the travel blogging community over the recent inclusion of captive dolphin experiences at a bloggers’ conference in Cancun, Mexico.  Those against the idea of captive dolphin experiences started a boycott, published a lot of posts with “facts” taken from documentaries like Blackfish and The Cove, and overall made me shudder at the poor form with which the argument was...

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Last updated: 08/14/17Oops!  We missed posting our Month 8 travel summary while we were in Africa on our Mystery Destination tour.  So to make up for it we’re making today’s update a double feature that will cover our last two months of travel. As with our last report, each month we feature a travel review of the highlights, lowlights, and spending we had during the course of our adventure.  These are provided as a...

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Last updated: 08/14/17If there is one small detail about Mauritius that we love, it is that the island paradise doesn’t come with a price tag to match its exclusive feel. Yes, you read that right. Mauritius can be quite affordable for those who, although may have a higher budget than others, are still unable to splurge at every outing for the sake of luxury. Unlike other island nations, Mauritius is home to several bustling...

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Last updated: 04/13/17Many years ago we published an article about the Top 10 Things to Do in Mauritius when researching our dream destinations around the world. It ended up being one of the most popular articles on this site.  Naturally, when we realized we were actually getting to visit this beautiful island nation, we used that post as one of our resources in planning our itinerary during our stay. With a rental in hand from...

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Last updated: 04/13/17Meet the “banana mobile.” This tricked out convertible Mini Cooper Works from our friends at Maki Rental Cars was our mode of transport for an incredible five-day journey checking out the things to see in Mauritius. With a GPS in hand, reservations at two Mauritius hotels (Bon Azur and the Hilton Mauritius) and a long list of attractions to visit, we made it our goal to see the side of Mauritius you...

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