29 July 2014
The North of the island contrasts greatly with the South in that nature has not bestowed upon it the same landscape that delights tourists and locals as well. This does not mean that the North does not have its share of the gems and jewels that make of the island a favourite destination with holiday makers.
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Friday, 05 July 2013 15:00 Written by Devanand Rampersad
One hardly feels bored or saturated visiting this select part of the island. Again and again there is that unquenchable desire to call there and stroll in the open air and feeling the bizarre marine and sandy smell that many vouch is health promoting. It is also a touristic hub with attractions varied and enjoyable.
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The whole island is revamping and reinventing in the wake of new developments on the tourism industry. The island thanks to its natural setting and wonderful landscapes offers all sorts of opportunities to tourists, visitors, honeymooners and high voltage adrenaline seekers.
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The whole stretch ensures unprecedented fun and frolic with breath taking views and bones smashing sports and swimming with the dolphins and at times even challenging sharks that sometimes push their journey as far as the shore.
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Jeewan Bhageerutty is a household name for many. He has entertained with his powerful voice and is encrusted in the memories of his many fans. We were to think that with his unfortunate demise in July last year, a treasure has been lost. Wrong. Jeewan Bhageerutty is alive in his son, Atish Bhageerutty.
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Modern life, with all of its conveniences and technological advancements, can still be extremely stressful, maddening and generally unpleasant.
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Friday, 14 June 2013 09:00 Written by News On Sunday
The Mercedes-Benz new A Class, the most popular car in Europe, is now in Mauritius. This much awaited car was launched last Friday during an event at the Ruins of Balaclava, in front of a captivated audience, by vehicle dealership Iframac. “We are very pleased to present the A Class to the Mauritian public.
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There was a time when Indians over the world could be counted on the fingers. Today Indian presence is universal. There is no country from the North Pole to the South and from East to West that does not bear the stamp of Indianism.
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The Indian immigrants and even the slaves had taken refuge in the east of the island for it constituted an important centre. The road crossing it is a heavy traffic thoroughfare connecting Trou d’Eau Douce and the road to the South.
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It is quite a large village in the district of Flacq in the east of the island. It stretches over a length of over a mile with branches and avenues far into the interior. All of them post beautiful houses, luxurious and a few brand new flourish the Malaysian architecture that is a craze today. No need to say that they are decorated with colours and flowers.
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Friday, 24 May 2013 13:56 Written by Devanand Rampersad
This strip neglected and ignored for quite a long time is now gaining recognition owing to the development of both cultural and green tourism. Every nook and corner seems to enjoy a special attention if it satisfies certain criteria: accessibility, location, and greeneries conducive to a lot of fun and frolic.
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The South West by its variety and still unpolluted and unspoilt greenery continues to thrill and dazzle tourists and locals alike. Whatever itinerary followed the same pleasure and joys fill their heart.
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