Mauritius Monochromes

5th to 9th October 2015. Mauritius.

The images that follow are monochrome conversions of colour images that appeared in the four previous posts covering my recent visit to Mauritius.  The images are in chronological order.  Click on a link below an image for the post containing the colour version of that image and other contextual and historical information.  If there is no link with the image, look for the last link in the preceding images.  Similarly, if there is no label the previous one applies.

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Mahebourg.

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Vieux Grand Port.

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East Coast.

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The point of no return.

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South coast, near Souillac.

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La Roche qui Pluere.

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Mahebourg.

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Sugar mill, Bras d’eau National Park.

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Far north of the island.

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Notre Dame Auxiliatrice Chapel.

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Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.

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Mahebourg.

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Mahebourg Harbour.

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Pink pigeon, Ile aux Aigrettes.

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Dodo (frozen in time).

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Black-spined flying fox.

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Near Ile aux Aigrettes.

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Grand Bassin.

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Black River Gorges National Park.

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Chamarel Waterfall.

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Seven Coloured Earths.

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Aldabra giant tortoise.

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Black River Gorges National Park

9th October 2015. Black River Gorges National Park, Mauritius.

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From Ile aux Aigrettes, I stopped off at the nearby Blue Bay.

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This is my route for the day, including Ile aux Aigrettes in the previous post.

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I visited a Hindu temple at Grand Bassin.

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There is a festival here attended by 500,000 people for several days during February or March, the largest Hindu festival outside India.

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Here is a view in the National Park, looking south towards the coast.

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Chamarel Waterfall.

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Seven Coloured Earths.

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These are natural exposed rock strata.

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And also a few Aldabra giant tortoises at the Coloured Earths.

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