Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Did you ever hearof Réunion, aka Île Bourbon?

Reunion Flag
A brief history of Réunion
Reunion Coast

Shearwater 
There are LOTS of birds native to Reunion
Gekko
I had not until someone from there viewed my blog
Reunion is a French island of about 800,000 people located in the Indian Ocean. Réunion is one of the 26 regions of France, similar to a state. It was uninhabited as of 1635. 20 people from France colonized the island in 1665. The island was named Île Bourbon in 1649
Piton de la Fournaise, Island's active volcano
If you are interested in the Island, click here
 Do you want to see more pictures, click here
 Flying Fox