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Mauritius

Mauritius

Magic in Mauritius

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PAT INGRAM White sand beaches, turquoise water, swaying palms … this Indian Ocean island has it all.

Africa

Mauritius, Africa: Back to the beginning

Mauritius

Elspeth Callender Elspeth Callender heads to Mauritius on a mission to trace her roots.

The Tripologist

A week in Paris can be children's play

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The Tripologist Stories get kids to appreciate the drama behind some of Paris' monumental wonders.

Family travel

All together now ...

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Tracey Spicer The family holiday was never simple, but back when you packed up the station wagon and headed up or down the coast for the annual trip, it was a lot less complicated.

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Piece of paradise: Mauritius

White sand beaches, turquoise water, swaying palms … this Indian Ocean island has it all.

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Tripologist

Tripologist: Top tips for planning a tricky trip

Mauritius island

Tripologist I'm planning a trip to include Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Durham, New York, Barcelona, Paris, Malta, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Athens, Santorini and Manila. All within 6-7 weeks.

Flight test

Flight test: Air Mauritius economy class

Air Mauritius's plane was a little worn, despite only being four years old.

Although the plane's relatively new, fittings are falling off and the seats are thin and hard.

Map of Mauritius

Travel News

Delta pilot on wrong taxiway unleashes fury on air-traffic control

Delta Airlines

ABBY PHILLIP 29 Jul | This story from one of the world’s busiest airport might be amusing if it weren’t just slightly horrifying.

Air New Zealand passengers stranded for third night in Honolulu

LAURA WALTERS 4:31pm | Hundreds of Air New Zealand face third night in Hawaii after plane broke down.

Phuket's beach bars, restaurants evicted in clean-up

DONNA DEMAIO 12:37pm | Scores of beach restaurants and clubs disappearing under new rules from military junta.

Passengers rage as child 'defecates in plane seat': report

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 1:14pm | The etiquette of some Chinese travellers overseas has again come under fire after a family allegedly allowed their child to defecate on the seat of a Delta Airlines flight from Beijing to Detroit.

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