Dimitri Payet, the rising star from Reunion Island!

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Published on 13 June 2016

His name is in every conversation since the France-Romania Euro game last Friday!
Dimitri Payet, originally from the south of La Reunion, has really been outstanding before France and the whole European continent, offering a beautiful victory to the french team, on Friday 10th of June 2016. Social networks, tabloids, national and international press, everybody is talking about him! Moment of grace, for the blues and this child of Reunion Island!

Discover Reunion Island

Across a surface area of just 2500 sq km, Reunion Island boasts a stunning array of unspoilt natural habitats and authentic cultures. With 40% of the island classified as a Unesco world heritage site, an impossible dream suddenly becomes a rea lity: seeing the best of the world in just a few days.
From the moment you arrive, you’ll immediately notice the extraordinary range of different cultures living in perfect harmony on the island: from its Asian cuisine to its Creole marketplaces, along with Buddhist,Tamil and Christian traditions.
In just a few hours, you can be transported from the vast lunar landscapes of the volcanic desert, to the peaceful lagoon in Ermitage. And from the blue of the lagoon to the lush greens of the breath-taking mountain cirques.