South east coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean. Discovered by the Portuguese, later occupied by the Dutch, French and Great Britain. The different cultures of these countries has had a big influence on language and food, making it an unique destination. The tropical island has some of the best beaches in the world with a laid back atmosphere it is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Tourism is one of the main economies in Mauritius, hence the superb choice in accommodation ranging from Luxury hotels to boutique hotels.