Wedding Beach Sunset in Mauritius
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It’s a beautiful day for a Mauritius Wedding…

The big day has finally arrived. It’s a little hard to believe that when the sun sets again, we’ll be husband and wife…     It’s a beautiful day outside, with only a trace of cloud to mar the blue skies. Passing through reception we’re greeted with a flurry of activity as staff enquire as […]

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Making it all Legal – Getting Married in Mauritius

It’s hard to feel like you’re on your holidays when you’re dragging yourself out of bed just before 7am. Today was the scheduled morning for fulfilling all the legalities to do with getting married in Mauritius. We barely managed to eat much breakfast before meeting our driver/guide at the hotel entrance. After a quick check […]

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Mauritius: The Wedding Planner

Our wedding planner accosts us early in the morning. As in we’re not yet out of bed. Don’t judge us – it’s 2 hours before they’re due to stop serving breakfast, so it’s not unreasonable that we might be having a little lie-in. For some reason it’s really important that she know what we’re going to […]

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Mauritius: Running Late for a Date with Dolphins

The first of our tours in Mauritius was, unfortunately, on the far side of the island. Swimming with dolphins and an island picnic. We relied on our wedding coordinator to book us an appropriate taxi for the trip. We were up so early that we couldn’t even get breakfast on the first morning of our holiday. […]

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Mauritius: A Long Way from Home

Going away on holidays is great. The less exciting aspect is that you actually have to travel to where you’re holidaying. The only trips where it’s all about the journey and not the destination usually involve a really short commute to where you’re going. Spending hours and hours confined in an incredibly small space on […]

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Mautitius: Tying the knot…

It’s been a long and quiet year for us. Mostly due to work, work… and more work.  Still – there’s just enough time left to fit in a little traveling in 2011, and we’ve been making some plans. Unfortunately they don’t include another round the world in 96 days marathon. This time we’re about to […]

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