Port Louis

Port Louis is the capital of . The city of Port-Louis has played a leading part in the struggle between the French and British occupation and was considered during that period as `the star and the key of the Indian Ocean`.

Landmarks in the Area

Historic building
The Immigration Depot is a building complex located in on the island of , the first British colony to receive indentured, or contracted, labour workforce from India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Bank of Mauritius is the central bank of the Republic of Mauritius.

The Blue Penny Museum a museum dedicated to history and art of Mauritius, is situated at Caudan Waterfront in , the capital of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sports centre
The Champ de Mars Racecourse is a thoroughbred horse race track in , . is situated 1½ km southeast of Port Louis. Photo: Wikihamish, CC BY 2.5.

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