Mauritius Travel Guide

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When it comes to spending top-notch holidays, Mauritius is like the last piece of chocolate in the African continent, which everyone loves. The island of Mauritius, officially known as the Republic of Mauritius, is situated in the Indian Ocean. The latitude and longitude for the country are 20.16250 S, 58.29030 E. If you’d see the world map, you’ll discover there are various small islands, such as, main island of Mauritius, Rodrigues (560 kilometers east), and the outer islands (Agalega, St. Brandon and two disputed territories). On the whole, the entire area of the country is 2040 kilometer. And, it’s neighboring countries are Reunion, Madagascar, Mayotte, Comoros, and Seychelles, which are also quite famous for tourism.

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The history of Mauritius is a lot more interesting than the Mauritius Map. Though, it’s easy to find Mauritius on the globe and you can get flights for this beautiful island from all around the globe, but history is actually that facet that makes this island the top tourist destination.

Allow us to shed some light on its history, and explain why it’s such an interesting place.

First, it was actually the Portuguese who discovered this island on the map in 1505. After that, it was subsequently held by the Dutch, French, British, and Arabs as well. Therefore, one sees almost all the colors of life and tastes on this island. From Asian to Africans, Americans to Europeans, all are there as inhabitants. In other words, the culture has immense diversity; it even exhibits through their foods. However, after earning its independence in 1968, it developed from a low-income agriculturally based economy to a middle income diversified economy with growing industrial, financial, and tourist sector.

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Especially, the sector of Tourism acted as one of the strongest pillar of economy. It was the engine of growth that supported Mauritius significantly after its independence. Since, luckily, Mauritius was packed with extreme beauty. It’s like God created Mauritius as a sample of heaven to show humans what they can expect afterlife. Each year, thousands of tourists from all around the world opt for this place to spend memorable holidays with their families.

In the map of Mauritius, there are different regios : Black River, Flacq, Grand Port, Moka, Pamplemousses, Plaines Wilhems, Port Louis, Riviere du Rempart, Savanne etc etc. Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius, it’s the business hub for pro entrepreneurs.

The atmosphere and the authorities of the Mauritius perceive how to turn a life of a lifeless person and make them see and feel the actual beauty and thrill. It’s that part of the world that exhibits the juiciest parts of life. Once you’re there, you forget who you’re. You transform into a completely new person - a person who knows he’s seen the most beautiful place of planet Earth… So, what are you waiting for? Visit Mauritius today if you want to haven an adventure of a lifetime, or create incredible & special memories with loved ones.

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