Mauritius the perfect destination for Valentine’s Day

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Book a trip to Mauritius for a paradise stay for a few days under the coconut trees with your lover. Mauritius is very popular among newlywed couple, an island rife an enchanting atmosphere and a tropical climate all year round, an idyllic place for lovers. You will be surrounded by abundant vegetation and dream beaches. You can let your imagination travel, but a visit to Mauritius is needed to really touch the fingertips to what comes closest to a vacation paradise on earth.

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Show the person you love how much she means to you and forget the flowers and yet another small chocolate box to opt for an unforgettable journey to the end of the world. Turquoise sea awaits you, do not forget your sunscreen because the sun will be at the rendezvous. You can bask two under the coconut trees on one of the many beaches of Mauritius. A nice way to spend a unique celebration of Valentine’s Day that will remain forever engraved in your hearts. Enjoy long moments together on the beach to admire the sunset.

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For romantics who want a little more, why not book a luxurious catamaran? A unique adventure in Mauritius, where you will have the opportunity to rent a catamaran cruise just for you. Mauritius is home to several small islands that you can visit during the day and your evening what’s more romantic than an evening in privacy on board a catamaran near a deserted island, the crew will set up a candlelight dinner for you and leave the catamaran to return the next morning at dawn to cook up a delicious breakfast.

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On the menu for your romantic getaway in Mauritius sun, beautiful beaches and swimming in crystal clear water as main activities. Mauritius remains a flagship couple destination in the Indian Ocean for lovers. A beautiful setting, beautiful beaches and a great choice of holiday accommodation are decisive factors for the choice to opt for Mauritius for many vacationers, more than a dream destination and postcard scenery Mauritius offers an authentic trip away somewhat from clichéd destinations that will give you a taste of escape and rekindle the flame of love that may have been able to mitigate for the long years spent together.

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For accommodation Mauritius offer a holiday house, the best option for lovers seeking privacy, forget the hotels and back-and-forth stuff and other holidaymakers for a successful trip away from prying eyes. A luxury villa by the sea with a private pool with a hot tub will be your love nest for your valentine’s day in Mauritius.

Welcome to Jamaica

If this Caribbean island shapes stars and sports legend, Jamaica also holds records for the beauty: of the beaches, mountains, forests and breathtaking landscapes.

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The best beaches of the world

A coastline of the 1022 km of beaches with white sand and turquoise waters abound with a preference for the north coast. The Doctor’s Cave beach in Montego Bay, Seven Mil in Negril or Ocho Rios compete charming The Frenchman’s Cove nestled in a cove near Port Antonio is even considered one of the most beautiful in the world, but … its access is not free (about 5 €) and reserved sixty people no more!

 

This part of the island is also a paradise for lovers of diving and snorkeling. So do not hesitate: the parrot fish and sergeant major protected by the small coral reef will be waiting for you.

 

An amazing nature

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The interior of the island is just as stunning. Nature is in almost pristine state, with lush vegetation. It is not uncommon to discover a hidden waterfall in the rainforest. Do not miss Ys Falls near Santa Cruz. It is reached by a tray pulled by a tractor.

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Top of the walk: allow lianas to swing above the water before diving into a natural pool. The most famous falls are undoubtedly that Dunn’s River, 200 meters high, near the beach of Ocho Rios. People join hands for climbing, with breaks in natural swimming pools. Remember to take shoes that are not afraid of the water! As for the Blue Montains whose highest peak rises to 2256 m you hike amidst coconut plantations, papaya and especially coffee, one of the most prized for its sweet taste slightly bitter. With bonus if there is no fog, a great view of Kingston, the capital.

 

Bob Marley 

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The north coast is no exception. Bay St. Anne, nicknamed “the botanical garden of the island” is an ocean plant planted mangroves and bougainvillea. It floats in the air reggae notes. For if this music is everywhere on the island, here we are in Bob’s fief. It is in the small village of Nine Miles that he was born and is based. His house now a museum, very touristy but a must, can follow his career: his gold records, his guitar … And in the yard, you can even attend a mini concert, which we leave with full of sound head.

Things to do in Jamaica

Mystic Mountain Jamaica

Mystic Mountain Jamaica

 

The visit of Strawberry Hill, a coffee plantation in the Blue Montains. Learn all (shoot, harvesting, roasting …) on the cafe, one of the most expensive in the world. About 82 € per day with lunch in a colonial house

 

Enjoy a “jerk chicken” A marinated grilled chicken in a mixture of spices. € 4 quarter chicken at Scotchies on St. Ann’s Bay, one of the most authentic restaurants on the island.

 

Visit the mausoleum of Bob Marley in Nine Miles. Where the legend was born Also available in Kingston a museum in the house where he lived

 

Sailing on a catamaran, snorkelling with the program and then docking at the foot of Dunn’s River Falls. About 85 € a day.

 

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Diving with the great white shark in South Africa

Who have never dreamed about swimming with the dolphins, almost everyone of us, but fewer would be tempted to dive in the sea knowing that the great white sharks are in the area waiting for the perfect moment to eat you alive.

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In South Africa you can dive safely to see the great white sharks in their natural habitat without losing a body part in the process. The cage diving with shark is really popular along the South African coast line.

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The attraction focus on the preservation and understanding of this magnificent creature. The cage diving was set up to educate people on the importance of the role that sharks have in the food chain cycle of the ocean. Unfortunately human being consider sharks as a nuisance and a man eater but in reality in most cases of sharks attack, the surfers are the most vulnerable because they look exactly like seals when they paddle to catch the waves the favorite dishes of the great white shark.

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Shark Cage Dive

Kruger National Park the biggest safari reserve in South Africa

Kruger National Park is one of the largest game reserves in Africa. It covers an area of 19,485 square kilometres in the provinces of Limpopo and Mpumalanga in northeastern South Africa

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The iconic Kruger National Park in South Africa is waiting for you to explore its vast landscapes and spectacular African wildlife.

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The Kruger park offer Africa’s Big Five : Elephant, Lion, Rhino, Leopard and Buffalo.

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Established in 1898 to protect the wildlife of the South African Lowveld, this national park of nearly 2 million hectares,  Kruger National Park is unrivaled in the diversity of its life forms and a world leader in advanced environmental management techniques and policies

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There are also other fabulous activities in the surrounding areas that will enhance your experience. How about an amazing elephant-back safari or a majestic hot air balloon flight?

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5 places you never heard of but you should visit once in a lifetime

You are searching for some secret places or new places to discover because you travel a lot and you are so tired of the same travel destinations that are everywhere on the internet, we have something for you.:)

Chittorgarh india

Chittorgarh

Chittorgarh Fort is one of the largest forts in India and probably the grandest in the state of Rajasthan.

Trollstigen Norway

Trollstigen

Trollstigen is a serpentine mountain road in Rauma Municipality, Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of Norwegian National Road 63 that connects the town of Åndalsnes in Rauma and the village of Valldal in Norddal Municipality.

 

Hjorundfjord of coastal Norway

Hjorundfjord

Nestled deep inside the beautiful Hjørundfjord of coastal Norway you will find this swing sitting on the mountain edge. Accessible mainly by boat, this spot is a favorite among the locals.

 

Lake Natron Tanzania

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Lake Natron is a salt and soda lake in the Arusha Region of northern Tanzania.

 

Black forest Germany

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Black forest is a great forest in south western Germany. The forested mountain range bounded by Rhine valley.

5 most paradisiacal islands in the world

5 most beautiful islands in the world, embark on the  paradisiacal destinations in distant lands, but also discover your next vacation destinations

Turks and Caicos Islands

It is a paradise for lovers of diving and other water sports such as kayaking, sailing or surfing. Nicknamed Provo”, is part of the archipelago of Turks and Caicos Islands, a British overseas territory located in the Caribbean

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Roatán, Honduras

Known for its proximity to the largest coral reef in the Caribbean Sea, the archipelago Islas de la Bahia consists of three main islands including that of Roatán, especially tourism. Travelers enjoy the white sand beaches, the variety of trees and exotic plants, or the practice of diving.

Roatán, Honduras

Roatán, Honduras

Maui, Hawaii

Second largest island of the archipelago of Hawaii, Maui is a treasure for nature lovers. Must-necessary since Oneloa Beach, a long clear sandy beach remained a virgin, to the waterfalls of the Haleakala National Park, passing through the scenic road to Hana offers breathtaking ocean views.

Maui, Hawaï

Maui, Hawaï

Koh Tao Thailand

Coconut palms, white sand, clear waters … The island of Koh Tao, located in the waters of the Gulf of Thailand, is particularly peaceful. Its name, which means “Turtle Island”, the many sea turtles that come to breed on beaches. However, some argue that it is their profile, turtle-shaped, which earned him the appellation.

island of Koh Tao

island of Koh Tao

Mauritius Island

Once dubbed the “Island of France” Mauritius is marked by the Dutch colonial episodes, French and British, but it is the culture of the Indian subcontinent that most influences its traditions. It has many tourist resorts known for its diving sites.

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5 unbelievable travel places, you have never heard of

Secret travels places around the world

Seeing all the usual destinations over and over on the travel websites and magazine can make you think that all the beautiful destinations have already been found. But what if some beautiful places were missing ? These secret places that have always been around but that were not advertised on all the famous travels journals.

Alter Do Chao in Brazil

Alter Do Chao in Brazil

This town straddles the Amazon rainforest and an amazing beach known as the Island of Love

Aescher, Switzerland

Aescher Switzerland

Aescher Hotel in Appenzellerland, Switzerland.

Ristorante Grotta Palazzese in Italy

Ristorante Grotta Palazzese

Hotel Ristorante Grotta Palazzese is a hotel that offers lavish rooms and suites carved out of the rock in the heart of the old town.

Hinatuan River on the Philippine island

Hinatuan River on the Philippine island

Hinatuan River is located near Surigao del Sur, Mindanao (The southernmost island of the Philippines). It’s called the Enchanted River

Mauritius Island

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mauritius island

Small paradise island in the south of the Indian Ocean with amazing beaches and unbelievable nature attractions the seven colors earth.

Discover a secret paradise Island in the Indian Ocean

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Welcome to Rodrigues Island, an unspoilt island between heaven and earth. When the plane is landing at Plaine Corail Airport, the island seems to be a big rock in the middle of a turquoise lagoon surrounded by several shades of blue that extends to the infinite. The natural beauty of the island will allow you to make a leap back in time.

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The Rodrigue Island is a real breath of fresh air away from the pollution of large cities. No up-and-coming vehicles, no industrial noise, the tranquility of the place will make you panic because the Island is so peaceful you can even hear your heart beat. When you will take a deep breath, your lungs will be filled with pure and invigorating fresh air, especially early in the morning. Rodrigues is an island of volcanic origin, located some 550 kilometers northeast of Mauritius. With an area of 110 square kilometers, it is known as the tenth district of Mauritius. It has a protected lagoon of about 200 square kilometers and is surrounded by more than a dozen islets.

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Port Mathurin, the capital of Rodrigues is located in the north of the island for the uninitiated Anse aux Anglais is one of the busiest parts of the island. Visitors have always been impressed by the unique style of life for Islanders: a charming combination of simplicity, friendliness and hospitality. Rodrigues Island is home to several endemic tropical species. The island is equipped with a preserved environment, ideal for nature lovers seeking peace and tranquility for their holidays.

Discover Ifaty in Madagascar

Ifaty in Madagascar

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Ifaty is the finale of the main road South of Madagascar. At the end of this long journey of almost 1000 km Ifaty is the ideal place to rest and enjoy its beautiful lagoon.

20 km north of Tulear, Ifaty is a resort consisting of several Vezo villages. These villages are scattered over the northern part of a lagoon that stretches almost 100 km on the southwest coast of Madagascar, on the shores of Mozambique.

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Ifaty and its beautiful lagoon

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The main attraction is Ifaty lagoon and coral reef, this ecological marvel composed of corals and extraordinary forms also serves as a barrier limiting the big waves and providing an ideal place for all water activities. What you can you do in Ifaty only limited by your imagination. Dive and swim in its translucent turquoise waters or strolling on endless beaches of fine white sand.

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The lagoon is a place frequented by all Vezo whose main activity artisanal fishing. The most striking is the cliché parade myriad of outrigger canoes, colorful, with square sails carried by the wind. The lagoon is the only way that allows the villagers to move and communicate.
Dive on the reef

Diving in this huge lagoon provides an opportunity for divers to meet people in unexpected, rare marine, marine wealth undreamed make this lagoon is a favorite dive destination in Southern Madagascar, or even the whole island. In addition to diving on the coral reef, it is advisable to do some dives in the lagoon of Ranobe, an exceptional site for fishing and underwater discovery.

7 best hot Springs around the world

The Cascate del Mulino

The Cascate del Mulino

Natural spa, where the water is warm and the view is amazing. Actually the word warm doesn’t really do this water justice. It’s 37°C constantly and comes from a source underground brimming with sulphur and other minerals. It’s these minerals which I’m told have been curing minor ailments since the time of the Romans.

 

Lake Garda Hot Spring

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The shores of Garda are studded with pretty harbour towns, Sirmione, with its cobbled streets, its 13th-century castle and, above all, the ruined Roman villa lying at the tip of the promontory: the Grotte di Catullo – not a grotto, but that’s what the early Venetian explorers called it when they came upon what they thought were natural caves in the thick undergrowth, not realising they had stumbled on a vast treasure, the most important Roman site in northern Italy.

 

Bormio  Hot Spring

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The baths of Bormio (Sondrio) are formed by a pond with stones that gather a hot bowl of crystal clear water . The view still preserves the memory of the movements of the rock. The red and gray stone blend seamlessly into the background of emerald green vegetation that stands proud of the blue. The baths are completely free access.

Jigokudani Monkey Park, Japan

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The Jigokudani Monkey Park offers is a  unique place in Japan where you will see wild monkeys bathing in a natural hot spring. The park is inhabited by Japanese Macaques, which are also known as Snow Monkeys.

 

Angseri Hot Springs, Bali

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If you want to visit Angseri Hot Spring, located in the district of Tabanan, you should make sure that your driver knows where you finally would like to end up. Air Panas Angseri, is not very popular with tourists as it provides just the minimum for the basic needs.

 

Ma’in Hot Springs, Jordan

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Hot thermal springs at Hammamat Zarqa Ma’in and Al-Himma and take time out to visit some of the historic architecture of the area.
Close by are two sites linked by tradition to Herod the Great. One is the palace at Mukawir (Machaerus), where Salome traditionally danced, and where John the Baptist was beheaded. King Herod was said to have bathed in the medicinal waters of the springs and people have come here for thermal treatments, or simply to enjoy a hot soak, since the days of Rome.

 

Kiraly Baths, Budapest

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Király Bath or Király fürdő is a thermal bath that was first built in Hungary in the second half of the sixteenth century, during the time of Ottoman rule. The bath and its neighborhood have since become part of the consolidated city of Budapest.