Chamarel 7 coloured earth is a strange lava formation in Mauritius. Sunrise is the best time to see the Coloured Earths. Geologists are still intrigued by the rolling dunes of multi-coloured lunar-like landscape. The colours, red, brown, violet, green, blue, purple and yellow never erode in spite of torrential downpours and adverse climatic conditions. The phenomena has never been explained but it is believed the earths are composed of mineral rich volcanic ash.
Beside its sunny beaches, blue waters and friendly people, Mauritius is full with historic sights and the activities are unlimited.
If the Oberoi name conjures visions of very conventional luxury hotels, then you’re about to have your mind changed. What’s true enough in India is something else entirely in Mauritius, where an all-star design team comprising the Thai architect Lek Bunnag and the American-born landscape architec...
Though a modern hotel, this Mauritius resort is something of a throwback, a reconstruction of the plantation houses at the turn of the last century, and featuring a standard of service that it’s easy to imagine doesn’t exist anywhere anymore. The Residence is rather true to its name, feeling quit...
If you are looking for a very special place to spend your honeymoon, Mauritius is definitely the place for you.
A lovely small island on the east coast of Mauritius, where the sand is white and the water turquoise.
One of the most famous resorts in Mauritius attracts tourists with its beaches and great opportunities for watersports.