Maha Shivaratri

Maha Shivratri, or sometimes Maha Shivratree, is by many regarded as the most important hindu festival in Mauritius.

It is being celebrated in February/March each year in honour of Lord Shiva, and is spanning over three days.

Grand Bassin during Maha Shivaratri

The hindu celebration Maha Shivaratri is preceded by up to a […]

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Wild Monkeys

Hello. I read some time ago in a travel magazine that there are wild monkeys in Mauritius, however I cannot find any info on it now.

Is this correct and can you get close to them or is it more like a national park where you cannot go? Not even wikipedia mention monkeys in […]

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