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... pretty safe. But, it turned up as sloppy roast beef cooked into a stir fry with Chinese style mixed veg and gravy. It was disappointing. The bread, cheese, wine, and salamis are sooo nice. So we are eating lots of those as we have missed them. The highlight of Flic en Flac was a walk with 2 lion cubs about 2 years old. It was amazing to touch them, walk next to them and watch them play with each other and their trainers. I just made the height restriction as you have to ...
... areas but the whole nation – if only the people could clean the debris and trash that litter so often the surroundings of those many Indian style gorgeous residences.
One doesn’t have to be rich to make his residence look beautiful and more pleasant. Reminds me of my visit in the French Speaking African country of Togo a few years back, when I told our young people and members to gather their fresh water disposable bags in one ...
... More an arboretum it had over 80 species of palm tree (amongst others) collected from all over the world. There were also Giant Tortosises (from the Seychelles). Next we went into Port Louis and went to Fort Adelaide (or the Citadel) built by the British to protect Port Louis after the French had been removed. Finally we went down to the waterfront and visited the shops - a smaller version of Cape Town's waterfront.
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... the canyoning and just go by bus.
Now, buses in Mauritius are cheap at only about $1 a ride. However, they take forever to get where you want to go. They are not public, so there is no system, no schedules, no maps, etc. Even "express" buses zig-zag all over the place, seemingly taking the longest possible route. In addition we made stops for the driver or the conductor to grab a baguette or a drink! It fits to the mentatlity of people ...
This week has retained the action packed theme from last week, but all you back in SA slogging away in the office will be glad to hear that it has been 3 days of pure office work. I did sneak out at a 6am this morning to go for my last swim at Cap Malareux, but otherwise it's been pretty much meeting after (interesting) meeting.
On Monday it was a run in the morning along with the usual swim in the pool and 10 minute cold shower to get to a fairly ...
Other places to stay in Flic En Flac
Flic en Flac, Flic En Flac | 5 star hotelfrom $174
Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac | 5 star hotelfrom $210
Wolmar, Flic En Flac | 4 star hotelfrom $256
- Perfect place to celebrate our silver wedding!
- The Perfect Honeymoon
- Bel servizio, ma il mare...
Wolmar, Flic En Flac | 4 star hotelfrom $424
- Good - but others in Mauritius much better
- Fab food and very relaxing
- Great hotel but spa treatments-A BIG LET DOWN
Wolmar, Flic En Flac | 3 star hotelfrom $118
Flic En Flac | 3 star hotelfrom $174
National Road, Flic En Flac | 3 star hotelfrom $194
Flic En Flac | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Coastal Road, Flic En Flac | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Royal Road, Flic En Flac | Hotelfrom $142
Royal Road, Flic En Flac | 3 star hotelfrom $110