If you would enjoy a vacation where you can learn about and experience different cultures, a Mauritius vacation is the trip for you! This island has a rich history; but whether or not you are a history buff, you will delight in the blended cultures that is Mauritius today.
What is culture about that makes it so fascinating to so many people? It is about people from different places; it is about traditions and ways that they brought with them from the past; and it is about how all of these factors come together to influence the lifestyle in modern times.
On the island of Mauritius, you will find much important evidence of blended cultures. The influences can be seen in the tasty varieties of food, heard in the language and music, and experienced in the activities that are popular on Mauritius. The beautiful, exciting sense of style that is exhibited in all of these factors will make your Mauritius vacation an adventure in culture.
When the Chinese, Dutch, Indian, French, and other cultures have all had their place in the history of Mauritius, one of the most delightful results is in the island’s foods. Indian curry, Chinese noodles, beans and rice, and Creole fare are all widely popular. The American influence has made its way to the island, however, as you will see with some of the same fast-foods that are well-known in the United States.
Whether you prefer to dine in a stylish, sophisticated restaurant, or to grab a quick bite to eat during your active day, you will find both the unique and the familiar foods. There is something for your every whim and taste!
The languages of Mauritius are also a beautiful blend of its people. If you are not familiar with the Creole language, it is in itself a fascinating blend of language that you simply must hear in order to fully appreciate. French and English are also widely used on Mauritius.
From traditional dance to modern surfing, you will find many activities which will be of interest to you during your Mauritius vacation. Whether your preference is for participating or being a spectator, the island has much to offer. Even your shopping sprees will be an experience in culture, as you can find traditional artwork and many other reasonably-priced treats, all with the special flavor of Mauritius.
On Mauritius, the old and the new and the peoples of many different backgrounds all come together in a way of life which is both exciting and serene. When you choose this lovely island as your vacation destination, you will have the chance to experience it all first-hand.
Whether you are a modern person who is most interested in how a different lifestyle is today, or one who loves the rich traditions which have resulted from different cultures throughout history, this is the vacation spot that will suit you more than any other! As soon as you have your very first taste of this island, you will be glad you chose Mauritius!