Hotel Spice Garden
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... at once how much more at ease we were mentally that everything was spotless and totally safe. We didn’t have to be on guard for much of anything.
We spent a few hours walking around, enjoying the scenery and decompressing in the gardens. I then spent a few hours on my laptop while Marjolaine had a long swim in the pool. We planned for an early night, so rather than wait until 7:00 or 7:30 when the nicer restaurants opened, ...
All we had heard for the past week was that there was going to be rain and thunderstorms when we were supposed to be in Mauritius. We all wished for the best but were still nervous because if it were going to be thunder storming all our plans would be ruined. 27 of us rented out a catamaran for the day and we were planning to sail out to an island and snorkel and dance and just have a great time. If it thunder stormed we would have to be ...
... I responded. She then spoke in English and frankly made a very nice proposition! I gallantly declined, if that's possible. I probably should have said, 'What can I have for US$10' (that's all I had). I doubt she would have been impressed. However, my ego went into orbit! I warned Erica afterwards to treat me nicely as I've had other offers! We departed Mauritius at 10pm. What a lovely place. Our next stop is Reunion, arriving there tomorrow morning, 29th ...
... was quite pleasant. Young people and family members were simply enjoying each other’s company.
There is an innocent quality about Mauritius, where most people are still somewhat protected from the weirdness and debauchery that is becoming such a central part of Western entertainment and culture. It’s a bit like going back in time a couple of decades, sometimes more. The music on the radio often seems quite retro – it’s common ...
... went out to buy groceries together, we had cleaning days assigned where we all put on our dirty clothes and cleaned the house together, to ensure the house didn't become a pig sty by the end of our stay, we cooked together, watched movies together, we partied together.
When I reached Mauritius, it was an unfamiliar territory, I didn't know anyone there, I was cut off from the activities back home and I was alone. But by the time I left Mauritius, I ...
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