The Black River district stretches along the coast from Pailles just below Port Louis to Baie du Cap in the south. Named after the river’s black stones by the Dutch, it’s the island’s least populous district and remains a long way from being built up, although new hotels, villas and residences are in the pipeline. Descendants of runaway slaves still live in Catholic Creole fishing villages here, and the area is reputed to have the island’s most authentic séga.

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