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Port Louis Skyline

View of Port Louis and harbour looking west from the Citadel.

Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius and its largest city with a population of over 150,000. The local people would pronounce it as paw-louee. It is a port that was founded in 1735 as a port of halt and was named after the king of France Louis XV. The port city has emerged as one of the best destination in the Indian Ocean, and a gateway to the beautiful island nation of Mauritius.

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