Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean, it is found around 2000kms off the southeast coast of the African continent mainland and 900kms from Madagascar. Most of the island is flat, but it is edged by three mountain ranges Piton de la Riviere Noire, Pieter Both and Le Pouce. The highest point of the island is about 828m. The island is also known as the “Star of the Indian Ocean”. Mark Twain wrote that “Mauritius inspired God to create the Garden of Eden”.
The capital and largest city of Mauritius is Port Louis.
The official languages of Mauritius are English and French.

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