Car Rental La Preneuse

There seem to be a car rental agency on every corner in Flic en Flac, but where can I find a car rental in La Preneuse?

For good quality rental cars in La Preneuse, head to the major car hire company in La Preneuse; WST Car Hire on Royal Road. It is located opposite the […]

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Cascavelle Shopping Village

Bringing the best to the west?

The Cascavelle Shopping Village opened up to the curious Black River crowds in late 2011, and was a much anticipated addition to the range of retail stores and restaurants in Flic en Flac.

Cascavelle shopping village car park north

Located at the entrance of Flic en Flac, and […]

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Fast food in Mauritius

Is there a McDonald’s in Tamarin? A KFC in Flic en Flac or a Burger King in Port Louis?

A quick look at classic, western fast food in Mauritius reveals that the market is still largely up for grabs.

KFC Flic en Flac Cascavelle

Partly due to the large muslim population, McDonald’s and other […]

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Dress Code in Mauritius

Current dress codes in Mauritius and questions regarding how to dress in Mauritius are frequent questions that land in our mailbox, and contrary to popular belief, there are no easy replies.

There is no general dress code for Mauritius, as the island is composed of many different religions and cultures, but there are unspoken rules […]

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PicknPay Supermarket Flic en Flac

South African supermarket giant Pick n Pay opened up its doors to the hungry Mauritian crowds in Cascavelle, Flic en Flac the other day. So what’s all the fuss about?

Update Dec 2011: We’re amazed that so many people ask us for the phone number to the store. Perhaps something for the Pick n Pay […]

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Longest Beach in Mauritius

There are around a hundred beaches scattered around the coastline and islands of Mauritius and Rodrigues, ranging from a few hundred metres long, to several kilometres of uninterrupted sandy beaches.

The longest beach in Mauritius, is the famous Le Morne Beach in the remote south west parts of the island. With the exception of a […]

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Night Life in Mauritius

What are the prices of drinks in bars and clubs in Mauritius?

Alcohol, especially the local rum, is very cheap in Mauritius compared to most parts of Europe and all clubs and bars typically feature a great variation on rum drinks.

Beer prices in an average bar in the seaside towns are typically Rs […]

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ATM / Cashpoint in Flic en Flac?

Is there an ATM / Cashpoint in Flic en Flac?

Yes, currently there are actually two ATMs in Flic en Flac.

The SBM (State Bank of Mautritius) ATM is located near the casino and the Spar Pasadena supermarket.

The MCB (Mauritius Commercial Bank) ATM is located near the small commercial centre on Royal Road […]

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Restaurants in Mauritius

Great info in the cost-of-living thread but we’d like to know how much it costs to eat out in restaurants in Mauritius (and Rodrigues since we are also going there).

We’re not looking at luxury but not the bottom ones either. What should we expect to pay for a three course meal in an […]

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