Travel Blogs from Bel Ombre
... Well…that plan completely failed when Jeremy, who lives across the hall from me, came darting out of his room in his boxer briefs chasing me while I am in a full sprint down the hallway. I took a turn really fast and my flip-flops slipped from underneath me, I fell to the ground and he “killed” me with a sock.
Final thoughts: I am ready for round two of assassins now…
... some discreet, some outrageously clothed with defiant looks… and I couldn’t help but give a silent prayer asking our Heavenly Father "Thy Kingdom Come! Let’s make of all of these a happy bunch, shall we ?"
I found the fairly recently completed Terminal 2E quite well done, very pleasantly decorated. The Charles de Gaulle Airport has been under construction for years; they seem to have finally achieved some of their objectives. I find ...
... which even my Mauritian friends didn't know about. I wasn't held back by anyone, my plans didn't depend on anyone. I went where I wanted to go and ate what I felt like eating. If someday I just wanted to sit on the beach and relax, I did that. I could stay there watching people or reading a book till the last bus, and nobody would tell me I wasted my day. So many times, I see foreign tourists coming to India, and doing the local stuff. They don't travel, they ...
... wares and bargained for better deals. Lines formed before food stalls selling fried foods and sweets. It’s crowded with people, unusual sites and permeating smells.
I spent much of the day working in my room, but took time to walk through the congested market as well. The mix of races is very striking in Mauritius. The island was uninhabited when the first Europeans discovered it. So the population is made up of fairly ...
... like the one I visited in Singapore in 2008. From there, we travelled to the town of Pamplemousses to see the Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens where we spent about an hour.
From the Gardens, we went on to the beach. By this time, the taxi driver was becoming desperate – he stopped at three more stores before taking us back to Port Louis. He was out of luck – we did not buy ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service