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Clothes and T-Shirt Shopping in Mauritius

Although the textile industry in Mauritius has been eclipsed by China, it is still one of Mauritus’ biggest earners. Many of the brand-name clothes on sale in Europe, Australia and the USA are produced in factories around Curepipe, Floréal and … Continue reading

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Souvenir shopping in Mauritius

If you are looking for a reminder of Mauritius to take home with you, you’ve got a wide variety to choose from. Locally produced basketry, essential oils, sugar, spices, teas and t-shirts all make very portable souvenirs. The Craft Market … Continue reading

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Mauritius Glass Gallery

The Mauritius Glass Gallery at Pont Fer, Phoenix, produces handmade glass objects made from recycled glass, to promote environmental awareness. The workshop is open to the public, with regular glass blowing demonstrations throughout the day, and a shop selling the … Continue reading

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Souvenir Shopping in Mauritius: Model Ships

The model ship building industry in Mauritius started out small, but has been so successful that the original craftsmen split up and there are now several workshops located across Mauritius. There are about 60 or so different models, with famous … Continue reading

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