Picking tea in Mauritius

Tea picking in Mauritius – Mauritius Now

Mauritian tea culture is an important part of the island’s heritage, having originated during the 18th century when it was a French colony. The above video shows Sati, a tea picking veteran who has spent the last 40 years in the job.

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