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Accordingly, Mauritius Island does not seem to be a "destination off the beaten track" and yet this Indian Ocean island abounds in treasures which do not unveil themselves quite readily and easily. Mauritius is clearly a deserving island.

Most of the tourists are attracted to Mauritius due to the beauty of its beaches and its lagoon; however, the island's touristic aspect is not stereotyped to "sun, sea and idleness" only. On cultural grounds, it offers the rich variety of a significant number of combined ethnic groups. The existence of a multiracial, multicoloured and welcoming population increases our interest.

In Mauritius, we are once again taught how to live life: to take one's time, to socialize and mix up with different people, to taste unknown flavours, to admire nature and to appreciate the first light of dawn...