Reunion island is situated about 175 km west coast of Mauritius and east of Madagascar. This island is an overseas department of France since 1946. Capital: Saint-Denis.
The official language is French, although Reunion Creole is the native language which the majority of the population spoke.
The climate of this island is tropical and moderate.
From May to November is a cool and dry winter. From November to April it is a hot and rainy summer.
Currency used on Reunion Island is EURO.