Fish Market in Grand Bay

Yesterday we went for a little drive and ended up in Grand Bay. When we lived there I used to go to the fish market all the time. Now this is not a big market, but the place where the fisher men come in after their day's work and sell their catch. The little market …

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Visit to Chamarel, the rhumerie

Located in the southern part of the island, on the outskirts of the Black River Gorges National Park, you find Chamarel, a beautiful Rum Distillery. The distillery is open for visits and also have a lovely restaurant where it is worth stopping for lunch. You can visit for free if you book a table for …

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Exotic fruit: meet the kaffir lime… and what’s hidden behind the name

So not at all a native species to Mauritius, but we are just back from Reunion Island where it is widely used. I am lucky enough to live in a house, where about 15 years ago there was a Thai lady who planted a tree in the garden. It is still there and I love it. Also …

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