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How did mauritius get its name?

Mauritius is named after Prince Maurice of Nassau in the Netherlands. The French changed the name to Ile de France (Island of France in french) but when the British gained con (MORE)
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What continent is Mauritius?

  Mauritius is in Eastern Africa close to Madagascar. It belongs to the continent Africa.
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What size is Mauritius?

mauritius is approximately 38 miles from north to south and about 29 miles east to west.
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What is Mauritius famous for?

Mauritius is famous for its sandy beaches. Addition from Ash: Mauritius is known as the gem of the Indian Ocean. The long stretch of white sand beaches and the diversity of th (MORE)

Where is Mauritius?

Mauritius is a small island situated off the southeast coast of the African continent in the southwest Indian Ocean. It is also to be found in the east of Madagascar at a dist (MORE)

What is Mauritius?

Mauritius is among the most beautiful and most visited countries in the African continent. This beautiful country is Situated off the southeast coast of African mainland, Maur (MORE)

Is Mauritius in Africa?

It is considered part of Africa. It is an island country in the southwest Indian Ocean comprising the island of Mauritius and several small dependencies in the Mascarene Islan (MORE)

Where to shop in Mauritius?

I'd say Port Louis, in the Caudan Waterfront mall - this is for tourists :) but places such as Rose Hill and Quatre Bornes is also good, Quatre Bornes has a nice shopping ma (MORE)