Monthly Archive: November 2012


Jewel of the North in Pointe aux Piments, Mauritius

From 3rd till 4th August, my colleagues, Natasha, Madeleine and I tried out the ‘Jewel of the North’. For those asking what or who the ‘Jewel of the North’ is, it is probably the most friendly villa complex in North-West Mauritius and it is well worth a visit. Shortly after 11am we set off from the office in Grand Baie. Pointe aux Piments is the name of the small, peaceful fishing village on the North-West coast of Mauritius in which this holiday complex is located. This beautiful villa complex is only fifteen minutes’ drive away from Grand Baie. Those holiday...


Spa treatment at LE MERIDIEN hotel, Grand Baie, Mauritius

As part of my journalism tasks I had to write a press release on exceptional spa locations in Mauritius and, by chance, I’d heard about LE MERIDIEN hotel. LE MERIDIEN hotel now offer a new wellness concept, which opened in August 2012. The new brand is called “Explore Spa by LE MERIDIEN”. There is a new health retreat program behind the concept, which I’d like to focus on. The new integrated program in LE MERIDIEN hotel aims to achieve astounding results with various yoga and ayurvedic treatments, modern fitness and a specialist diet. We’ve all experienced various lifestyle problems such...


Paradise Beach Luxury Apartment, Pointe d’Esny, Mauritius

From 28th June till 30th June 2012 I spent three wonderful days at a Paradise Beach luxury apartment on the South-East coast of Mauritius with my lovely colleague, Natasha. The apartment is only 15 minutes’ drive away from SSR international airport, 20 minutes’ drive from Curepipe and approx. 45 minutes from Port Louis, the capital city of Mauritius. The most beautiful beach in Mauritius, the Paradise Beach, is located in the middle of the colourful, friendly neighbourhood of Pointe D’Esny. This tropical paradise stretches from Blue Bay to the colourful town of Mahebourg and is referred to by the locals...