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Mauritius

A scenic view in the North West region of Mauritius.

Africa

Mauritius, Africa: Back to the beginning

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

Mauritius

Magic in Mauritius

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

Cruising

Fresh waters, new frontiers

Raja Ampat Palau

Taken a cruise lately? Join the club - nearly 700,000 of us did one or more last year. So, where next beyond the obvious? Louise Goldsbury has the answers.

The Tripologist

A week in Paris can be children's play

ice skating Paris

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

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Photos

Piece of paradise: Mauritius

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

Travellers Tips

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

Family kicked off Southwest Airlines flight over Twitter complaint

Soutwest Airlines plane.

3:09pm | A family was asked to get off flight in the US because of a tweet the father sent out complaining about the airline's service.

Malaysia Airlines wins support after poignant MH17 tweet

ANNIE DANG 10:34am | Malaysia Airlines has received huge support after posting a simple, poignant message on Twitter.

'Drunk' Ryanair passenger attempts to open plane door during flight

LIZZIE PORTER 8:59am | A nervous flyer drunkenly attempted to open the exit door on a Dublin-bound Ryanair flight after mistaking it for the toilet.

Snow industry's powdery promises doubted by skiers

MISA HAN 1:01pm | Reports of excellent snow cover in Thredbo, Perisher and Mt Buller have left a flurry of powdery promises on social media.

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