Mauritius: Five Reasons To Love Or Hate This Island

Where Mauritius matched our expectations or even excelled them and where it became short on fulfilling the promises of blogs and tourist brochures of being the tropical island paradise of every bodies dreams.

English  |  Deutsch  To be honest: It’s not all paradise but a lot of it is. Reading up on Mauritius on several blogs before our visit, we got the impression that most of it is just beautiful like cut out of a promotional leaflet of the tourist office. It’s not quite like that, but since then I’ve been back two times anyway. Continue reading “Mauritius: Five Reasons To Love Or Hate This Island”

Praslin, Seychelles – Destination Guide

I sat on my haunches and pointed my camera to the Aldabra giant tortoise, who was walking towards me, underestimating the speed of these ancient reptiles. Another unforgettable wildlife encounter on our travels, this time in Praslin, Seychelles, on a day tour to Curieuse Marine National Park.

On our travels in the Seychelles we found Praslin, an island not only with the most beautiful beaches, but also with UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve and the Curieuse Marine National Park close by. An unique place for nature enthusiasts to explore endemic animals and plants above and under water. Continue reading “Praslin, Seychelles – Destination Guide”

Who Says There Are No Beautiful Beaches In Scotland?!

Grey World Nomads take you to the most beautiful places of the beaten path. #scotland #beaches #scottish #highlands

Not on the tourist route but our personal favourite sandy shore is Inverasdale beach in the Scottish Highlands in the Region of Wester Ross in North-West Scotland. There is a campground with spectacular views and two beaches separated by a little peninsula in between. Dogs are allowed which makes it a perfect spot for dog walks. You won’t meet many people but most probably you’ll see an odd rabbit or two and maybe some seabirds.

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