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March 2016

Deep into the blue: Story of a relaxing and refreshing escape
Sensations

Deep into the blue: Story of a relaxing and refreshing escape

posted by VR 18th March 2016 1 Comment

Here I am, all packed up and ready to go! I was so restless that I woke up a little earlier today. One last look at my beach hamper (the woven one I bought at Goodlands’ market) and everything seems in place: sunscreen, sarong, beach towel, camera… and my sunglasses are over my head! A quick glance through my bedroom window: light rain is pouring over the horizon, but nothing to worry about. I can see the catamaran mooring in the lagoon on the hotel front, its shiny white hull and bright orange patches contrasting with the turquoise shades of the sea.
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Culture

7 good reasons to go on the Maha Shivaratri pilgrimage

posted by VR 3rd March 2016 0 comments

Every year, during the Maha Shivaratri festival, thousands of pilgrims flow along the roads of Mauritius and converge to the sacred lake of Grand Bassin. People of other faith often join the procession to feel the verve of this great Hindu festival… Why not you? Continue Reading