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Sad impressions about slavery

You get a lively impressions about the way of life on an estate during the colonial period. Hard to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
globus-tracker
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Austria
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The guided visit is a must

The guided visit is a must to understand the story of the island and a bit of the esclavage... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
teresacsansa
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Barcelona, Spain
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4 weeks ago
“Sad impressions about slavery”
29 Sep 2018
“The guided visit is a must”
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Domaine Panon-Desbassyns, Saint-Gilles-les Hauts 97435, Reunion Island
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You get a lively impressions about the way of life on an estate during the colonial period. Hard to believe how they treated slaves at those times. Actually a must see.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The guided visit is a must to understand the story of the island and a bit of the esclavage history. Really really worth it. Our guide was called Jean-Marie and we really enjoyed his explanation.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

You cannot come to La Réunion and miss this museum which is offering you the only way to understand the island’s history. Ask for Patrick for your guided tour.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

This house and the gardens were the residence of a rich family of La Reunion in the 18th century. They had sugar cane plantations with hundreds of slaves, and were the first to bring in machinery for sugar production to the island. The house has...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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