One of the few negatives of long-term travel and international work is that I do not see my family and friends as often as I would like. Weddings are an amazing way to catch up with people but the time and expense of traveling across the world for one big day can be onerous …

The Hibiscus Beach Resort and Spa in Pereybere was my home for one week in Mauritius. The hotel’s website is: http://www.hibiscushotel.com/ My goal for the trip was simply to sleep, relax, and get a bit of work done remotely. I knew in advance that Mauritius was more of a honeymoon, couples, and family destination …

I traveled to Mauritius with nothing in mind other than sun, rum, and beach fun. I read in advance that Mauritius was not really a backpacker destination and rather a place for couples, honeymooners, and retirees and this was also my impression after visiting. I decided to stay at the Hibiscus Beach Resort and …