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Travel Blogs from Le Morne
... ready for our ‘Yemen Safari by Truck’.
We were conveyed efficiently to our air conditioned bus and then driven for about one hour to a place called Casela Nature and Leisure Park. The Island is volcanic but green with impressive mountain scenery, lush vegetation, large plantations of specially bred sugar cane and lots of unusual tropical trees and birds.
The tour itself was perhaps a little dull and had it not been for the giant ...
... section was filled with long boarders and beginners who wanted nothing to do with the bigger sets. There was another group way outside of them that were clearly the main locals. I stayed right in the middle of both groups. About 5 minutes in a wave came to me that I was in perfect position for. It was around 6 foot and this wave was like a
machine. It peeled perfectly down this reef and was one of the nicest waves I have had since ...
... As I was turning to leave, the rain came down faster and harder. I skipped to the car, perfectly content to be soaked in my dress and barefoot. The taxi driver met me half way. He laughed when he saw me and remarked that I should have taken the umbrella. He didn’t seem to get that the burden of that tool just isn’t worth it to me. I much prefer to free and let the rain fall where it may.
As we drove along, the driver explained about Mauritian culture and ...
... the administrators planned fun activities for the extra day at sea- a dance party, a poolside BBQ with ribs and chicken, karaoke night, and movies. It did a pretty good job of distracting people from what they were missing- a day on a small, tropical island in the middle of the Indian Ocean, but the thought of what we were missing was never far from our minds. And then..... lo and behold, the announcement came- we were to arrive in ...
Dear Overseas Friend(s)
Myself and Alice are coming to the end of an idyllic fortnight on the paradise island of Mauritius. Reminiscent of Tobago, this is a place I could retire to.
The natives look Indian, sound French and drive old-fashioned British cars (Austin Cambridges, Minis, Morris Oxfords) on the left side of the road. Hindu temples rub shoulders with churches, wayside shrines to ...
Other places to stay in Le Morne
Au sud-ouest de l_Ile Maurice, Le Morne | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Indian Resort and Spa Mauritius
- Honeymoon Paradise!
- Super Urlaub!
Le Morne Peninsula, Le Morne | 5 star hotelfrom $365
Le Morne Peninsula, Le Morne | 5 star hotelfrom $261
Le Morne Plage, Le Morne | 5 star hotelfrom $358
Casa Noyale, Le Morne | 3 star hotelfrom $280
Le Morne | 4 star hotelfrom $114
Royal Road-Black River, Le Morne | Hotelfrom $39