Villa La Rose Des Vents
Travel Blogs from Le Morne
... have survived attempts to replace them by hotels although the first non-five star one was built next to them on the beach. We swam in the warm sea but had to be careful as bits of coral can be sharp! Upon our return home we did manage to have a quick dip in the jacuzzi for the first time in days in between two long ...
... areas we discovered more about this wealthy Mauritian family. It was quite easy to become immersed in the colonial past of the island.
There was an old piano in the sitting room, the ivory keys so worn, but you could imagine all the tunes that had been played on it over the years.
There was nothing pretentious about the house but as we sat enjoying the view from the garden we could imagine how it must have been living in a Mauritian Plantation Hiuse.
... culture du thé et
d'autres curiosités locales.
Ces lieux qui faisaient partie d'un domaine privé ont été réaménagés pour accueillir des visiteurs mauriciens et étrangers. Aujourd'hui le groupe Saint Aubin se positionne
dans trois secteurs d'activités : l'agriculture, le tourisme et le
commerce dérivé. Ces Trois secteurs cohabitent parfaitement pour
apporter un savoir faire et favoriser l'image de marque de l'Ile
... that once flourished on Mauritius, and only on Mauritius, are being brought back from the brink of extinction here, on this tiny protected atoll. One breeding pair, one egg, one seed at a time.
Since colonial times, the economic engine of Mauritius has been the great sugar plantations which still occupy most of the arable land mass of the island. Many of the smaller roads cut narrow swathes through cane fields - and it is easy to get lost like ...
... had subsided, we had a good laugh at my expense over a delicious mine frit at one of my favourite local cafes.
We had been invited by my uncle Louis and aunt Kareen to join them, their daughter Alicia and my cousin Ronald & his awesome girlfriend Laura for dinner at their beautiful home on the mountain. After some divine steak and some much needed catching up we headed home, bellies full to admire the Olympiads in all their athletic glory :)
Other places to stay in Le Morne
Pointe Sud Ouest Le Morne 1 Le Morne Road, Le Morne | 4 star hotelfrom $145
- Indian Resort and Spa Mauritius
- Honeymoon Paradise!
- Super Urlaub!
Le Morne Peninsula, Le Morne | 5 star hotelfrom $369
Le Morne Peninsula, Le Morne | 5 star hotelfrom $270
Coastal Road, Le Morne | 5 star hotelfrom $253
Casa Noyale, Le Morne | 3 star hotelfrom $280
Le Morne | 4 star hotelfrom $248
Royal Road-Black River, Le Morne | Hotelfrom $40