Country in East Africa

Mauritius, an Indian Ocean island nation, is known for its beaches, lagoons and reefs. The mountainous

interior includes Black River Gorges National Park, with rainforests, waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife
like the flying fox. Capital Port Louis has sites such as the Champs de Mars horse track, Eureka plantation
house and 18th-century Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Gardens.