• Africa,  Travel Journal

    10 Photos to Inspire you to Visit Mauritius

    Take a look at our ten photos below – Mauritius is definitely a location to add to your bucket list! A beautiful jewel located in the Indian Ocean with turquoise waters, powder-white sand and luxury hotels makes Mauritius the perfect destination for that special holiday. We visited for our honeymoon and the charm of the islands’ culture and people coupled with its sheer beauty made for a truly unforgettable experience. Located in the southern hemisphere, Mauritius only has two seasons; summer which runs from November to April, and winter from May to October. That being said, there isn’t much difference between the summer and winter months and you can comfortably…

  • Africa,  Travel Journal

    Staying at… LUX* Le Morne in Mauritius

    We decided to experience all of what Mauritius has to offer by staying in two wonderful hotels: one in the evergreen region of Chamarel and the other in the shadow of the famous Le Morne mountain. Here is our review of the latter, known as LUX* Le Morne, which we booked through The Turquoise Holiday Company. The Hotel In a stunning location between powder white beaches and the Le Morne Brabant Peak (a UNESCO world heritage site) is this beautiful hotel from LUX*. The idyllic setting on the south-west coast of the island means it has the most incredible sunsets and is the perfect spot for honeymooners, couples enjoying a…

  • Africa,  Travel Journal

    Honeymoon in Mauritius

    Honeymoon! We’d been in touch with a few travel agencies regarding our honeymoon in August 2016. We didn’t really have anywhere specific we were set on going and were open to suggestions. We ended up booking Mauritius through Turquoise Holidays who were amazing. They could not do enough for us which made our whole experience even more special. We stayed in two places in Mauritius: Lakaz Chamarel and LUX Le Morne. We had liked the idea of seeing two parts of the country so opted for something mountainous and something beach based to get the best of both worlds. Each hotel was completely different but both were amazing! Lakaz Chamarel…