Daily Life in Mauritius

Mythic Grand Gaube - Mauritius

Mythic Grand Gaube - Picto

With its temperate tropical climate, Mauritius attracts an ever-growing number of visitors and aspiring residents. It offers exceptional living conditions with a very dynamic economy, a booming tourism industry, good political stability and a particularly advantageous tax policy. The legendary hospitality and friendliness of Mauritians contribute to the gentle lifestyle of this island.

English-speaking persons find it easy to come and live here as a large majority of inhabitants speak 3 languages fluently: English, French and Creole. Mauritius offers quality infrastructure, close to European standards and there are no major health risks.

Mauritius has an international airport, SSR Sir Seewoosagur Ramgolam, located 48 km from Port Louis. More than 40 destinations are catered for from Europe, Africa, Middle East and China by various airlines such as Air France, British Airways and also Air Mauritius. Every week, there are 574 international flights and 21 domestic flights to the Mascarenhas Archipelago’s islands. At the airport, one can easily find a rental car or a taxi.

Mythic Grand Gaube - Picto

Road conditions are good and a free motorway runs from the airport to Grand Bay, going through Port Louis and Pamplemousses. Please note that Mauritius is a left-hand-drive country!

A number of public hospitals and dispensaries provide free access to health care and medicines. There are also private clinics.
In Mauritius, you will find the same brands as in Europe, be it for foodstuff or clothing. The leading international brands, in particular clothing, are available in the shopping malls of major cities. And even though one can do his/her shopping in hypermarkets such as Super U, running errands at the local markets and stalls can be a pleasurable experience.