Beachcomber Paradis Hotel & Golf Club
Travel Blogs from Le Morne
... into Mahébourg for a quick meal at the Namaste Kathmandu. The views from the seafront of the sea and the jutting island mountains are a tropical delight. I noticed a large memorial text embedded in the terrace side-walk on the seat front that said the waters before me were the location of the only naval victory of Napoleon Bonaparte’s forces during his rule. Wars are sometimes fought in unimaginable places.
I believe I will sleep well ...
Dress: In Mauritius, religion plays a big part on how you dress. The Muslims in Mauritius, dress the same as they would in Western countries. Hinduists dress in saris as the women would usually do. The older generation is very firm with traditional dressing. With the increasing number of tourists coming to Mauritius, the trousers, shirts and shorts are slowly growing through the island. It's very similar with the Creole side of things. ...
... have for quite a while outside feast days.
Before leaving Mr. Mundeli and I discussed members’ assistance needs and I allotted what I had so he could distribute it. A major storm had ripped corrugated panels off several roofs, one woman’s husband had abandoned the family, they needed roof panels and food, some needed help to keep their children in school. I was thankful to have funds available to help, all of it contributed by members for just ...
... I have only been able to picture myself living for an extended period of time in a select number of locations. Ghana was one. Cape Town was another. And then we went to Swaziland. Something about Swaziland made put me in awe and, because I cannot pinpoint a particular moment, I would guess that it was the overall experience. The people were warm and friendly, a far cry from the rushed and frantic people of Johannesburg, and there was a sense of ...
... going on, but it’s safer to stay near the ship the day we leave so that we don’t get dock time (extra time before you can leave) in the next port.
India should be pretty cool. I’m taking a Semester at Sea trip to the Taj Mahal and Varanasi, which should be pretty intense. I’m not really sure what to expect but it should be an experience at least. I miss you ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking