43 featured pictures of Mauritius in 2020 [beach and cities]

Pictures of Mauritius - Featured photo

How hard is to select only a small set of pictures of Mauritius island?  It’s very difficult as this is heaven with many hidden gems.  I have included photos of beaches as well as cities and special moments too, like a religious procession and a wedding Following the gallery of Mauritius pictures, I have added … Read more

Black River Gorges National Park ultimate guide [with hiking map]

Black River Gorges National Park - View of the waterfalls in the gorges

The Black River Gorges National Park is a beautiful mountainous region in the southern part of Mauritius and most probably the best area for some trekking in the island. However, don’t panic straight away, if you are not into walking there is also a fabulous drive through the park that is well worth the extra mile of your trip … Read more

Jummah Mosque in Mauritius [history and photos]

The jummah mosque in mauritius

The Jummah Mosque in Mauritius was one of my highlight in Port Louis. I had the possibility to visit most of the accessible rooms including the rooftop which was quite spectacular. The building of the mosque started in the 1850s, with substantial additions built through the 1890s. Jummah Mosque in Mauritius – history from 1852 One of the elderlies of … Read more