Notes on the Geography of Mauritius: Mauritius 3: Tourism: Photo 2
When the French lost the island to the British they lost it here, at the Battle of Île de la Passe, in 1810. An obelisk remembers the event. In the distance: the aptly named Lion Mountain, though Sphinx might have been even better.
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