The paradise island of Mauritius has hit the Thomson books, and Laura Weeden is off to find out what it’s all about…
Mauritius is the new kid on the block for us – from May 2014, our 787 Dreamliners will be skirting the eastern edge of Africa on their way to this Indian Ocean isle. And, having pored over photos of white-sand beaches, Tiffany-blue waters and thick rainforest, we’re more excited than the day we all got a free Mr Whippy in the office.
So, what’s a holiday to Mauritius got to offer? That’s what I’ll be finding out over the next week. I’ll be making my way around the island, sniffing out the best bits and filling you in as I go. It’s a tough job, but someone’s got to do it. I’ll also give you a preview of some of Mauritius’ best crash pads. I’ll dip my toes into infinity pools, work my way through the menu at fancy à la carte restaurants and flop onto king-sized beds – all in the name of research, of course.
Keep your eyes peeled for the first instalment early next week…
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Author: El Berwick
Published: September 13, 2013
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