Anse aux Anglais

Anse aux Anglais or English Bay is a small coastal village located in the north of the island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean. Its name, French for "English Bay," is apparently linked with the fact that English troops landed on its beach in 1809 during the Napoleonic Wars between France and Great Britain.

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is an island which is part of the Republic of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The village of serves as the capital of the island of Rodrigues, a dependency of . is situated 1½ km southwest of Anse aux Anglais. Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

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