A beautiful island inhabited by beautiful people. $13.51/ea. Rodrigues Island Historical Events Observing the Transit of Venus. Rodrigues Island, part of the independent republic of Mauritius, is 110 km² and characterized by a gen-tly sloping terrain with a maximal elevation of only 390 m. Sadly, deforestation is common throughout the archipelago. Blue stands for the Indian Ocean that surrounds this beautiful island. 9# Ile aux Cerfs. $12.76/ea. As of 2012, the local population was of 38,242 people. Details about Club Flag Mini Country Flag Car Decoration Rodrigues Maurice Isle - Mauritana. Its economy is based primarily on fishing, agriculture, farming, handicrafts and a still nascent tourism sector. Red represents the bloodshed at the time of slavery and colonization. The landscape of Rodrigues Island is a dramatic combination of mountains, valleys, lagoons and cave systems. Rodrigues Island. Feb 14, 2014 - Did you know the meaning of the colors in Mauritius flag? Astronomy has always been so fascinating to humans as from the early age. One of the marking event in the history of Rodrigues was the transit of Venus. On the way you'll pass Rodrigues' most stunning stretches of sand, including Trou d'Argent, one of the Indian Ocean's prettiest cove beaches, almost completely enclosed by low cliffs and the supposed location of a pirate's hidden booty. All the necessary facilities including Wi-Fi in public areas car park airport transfer family room restaurant are at hand. Jamie Rodrigues, Kiai convoy co-organizer said they are already thinking of ways to work with the enforcement changes, like using smaller flags and setting them up differently on vehicles. The vessel was built at the Husumer shipyard in Germany and was engaged in liner services between the Islands of Mauritius, Rodrigues & Reunion Island. Stop at Auberge Du Lagon to discover the wonders of Rodrigues Island. It is part of the republic of Mauritius and its capital is Port-Mathurin. Condition: New. Mauritius Island is divided in nine districts; uninhabited islands across the Indian Ocean belonging to Mauritius are administered centrally; Rodrigues has a higher autonomy level than the “mainland” districts. The island's most famous walk (No 4 on the Carte Verte map) is the classic, roughly two-hour coastal trail from Graviers to St François in the island's east. Since September 2014, the vessel no longer belongs to MSCL . During the colonial period in Rodrigues, the transit of Venus was evoking lots of curiosity among the enthusiasts. Buy 3. Ile aux Cerfs is a beautiful island located off the east of Mauritius. About Mauritius’ subnational flags. Item Information. António Martins, 05 Nov 2004 10# ... #100 The Mauritian flag. A guided exploration of the Caverne Patate reveals playful rock formations that were created by tectonic plate movement. Reunion’s steep vertical challenges are clearly protective, mitigating against human encroachment. Bulk savings: Buy 1. Be the first to write a review. Green represents the lush vegetation and the agriculture of the island. Rodrigues Island is located at about 560 kilometres to the north-east of Mauritius. On Rodrigues Island, beaches are often uncrowded, if not completely deserted. Réunion (French: La Réunion [la ʁe.y.njɔ̃] (); previously Île Bourbon) is an overseas department and region of the French Republic and an Indian Ocean island in East Africa, east of Madagascar and 175 km (109 mi) southwest of Mauritius.As of January 2020, it had a population of 859,959. Yellow symbolizes the light of independence shining over Mauritius and the golden sunshine. $15.01/ea. It also serviced Agalega, Tamatave & Durban and offered mini cruise off the coasts of Mauritius. Buy 2. Club Flag Mini Country Flag Car Decoration Rodrigues Maurice Isle - Mauritana. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. 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