#Travel: Mauritius makes it on TripAdvisor’s list of World’s Best Islands


mauritius africa photographed susan wong 2015

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Islands earlier this year, with Mauritius emerging as the top honouree from Africa.

From more than 100 islands all over the world, Mauritius emerged as the 8th best island. With its enchanting beaches, the tiny island 2,000 kilometres off the southeast coast of the African continent seems like an obvious choice.

Here is the complete list of  winners:

Top 10 Travelers’ Choice Islands (World)

  1. Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
  2. Maui, Hawaii
  3. Roatan,Honduras
  4. Santorini,Greece
  5. Ko Tao,Thailand
  6. Madeira,Portugal
  7. Bali,Indonesia
  8. Mauritius, Africa
  9. Bora Bora,French Polynesia
  10. Fernando de Noronha,Brazil


Susan Wong is the Editor of Capital Lifestyle, a resident photographer, an award-winning journalist, radio presenter, full-time adventurer, long-time admirer of anything edible, and a spicy food athlete at Capital FM.

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