Hibiscus Beach Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Grand Baie
... Grand Baie this afternoon to get some cheap eats and check out what had changed since last time we were here. A lot has changed and it's definitely more of an expat area than I remember. Mainly over tanned retiree Europeans who have moved here to see out their golden years. Either that or they are young people who have spent way to much time in the sun. Went to the casino and asked what the dress code was, which was ...
... the internal joy that I feel.
It was only 3 meters but I still had to equalize. I sat at the bottom. Anil, did each task that I had to refresh and signed me to do each in return. Task 1, check. Task 2, check. Task 3….the take off the mask underwater then put it back on and blow out the water task. Ugh.
It was the task I failed at the first time I attempted my certificate and the one that was so easy for the next instructor to help me with.
... started to get a bit warm so all I wanted to do was go down and jump in. When we were setting up I realized how many people were here! I hadn't realized that this is what people do on thier weekends! I went out to snorkel as everyone does at Blue Bay and the snorkelling trips are what Mauritius is famous for. Since 1997, a 353 hectare area is located in the sea in front of the public beach, and in this year it was ...
... restaurants were open and I’m pretty sure we picked the best one - because it was the best Chinese food ever. After finishing our wonton soup we ordered another cup to take back with us and ate it for breakfast the next morning.
The last day, I just hung out in the waterfront. It was right near the ship, just had to take a five minute water taxi ride to get there. Wasn’t ...
... for a fresh baguette: Ric & Cath Cafe, Stefan Boutik, or the minimart near secret beach
- Shopping for vegetables & fruit at the fresh produce lady, carved pineapples and free bananas
- Bus trips on the Triolet Terror Express
- Not buying a ship-in-a-bottle, dodo ashtray or “Somebody I Love Went To Mauritius And Bought Me This T-Shirt” shirt at the Grand Baie market
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet