FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida - When All Balls Drop, an inspirational memoir of survival and life change, released by author Heidi Siefkas tells the story that there is an upside to losing everything. After a traumatic accident in New York's Hudson River Valley, … September 3, 2014
Reunion Island Tourism (IRT) continues to work the hugely important German market, this time in cooperation with leading long-haul tour operators, to train staff from travel agencies to become more conversant with the various tourism attractions of the … September 3, 2014
Tourism Principal Secretary Anne Lafortune represented the Seychelles tourism sector at the second Seychelles-Sri Lanka business forum held in the capital Colombo from August 27-29.
Mrs. Lafortune was part of a strong delegation led by the Minister … September 3, 2014
There’s no longer any need for you to look for a parking space, haul suitcases, or wait in line at the check-in counter: the new “Home to Gate” service makes it even easier and more convenient to fly from Frankfurt Airport. You’re picked up at … September 3, 2014
September is traditionally a slow month for business on Praslin. Hotels and self-catering establishments on the island are now pretty confident that the annual Praslin Culinary & Arts Fiesta organized in the first week of September, could be a head … September 3, 2014
Seychelles has the lowest ranking of African countries developing its medicinal plants. Seychelles to date was ranked last. The rating prompted the National Heritage Research and Protection Section in Seychelles to become more pro-active in giving value-added … September 3, 2014
Nested perfectly in the unspoiled greenery of Round Island in the Seychelles archipelago, designed with the Creole architecture touch, and set to provide the perfect retreat for a relaxing getaway from hurried lives, is the newly-opened Enchanted Island … September 2, 2014
Vanilla Islands’ founder member Reunion Island, a French region deep in the Indian Ocean between Madagascar and Mauritius, is clearly on a roll, capitalizing on increased visibility and positive publicity generated as a destination with no problems. … September 2, 2014
“Visitors do not only come to our shores for our unique flora and fauna, the sand, sun and sea. They seek for tranquility and the ideal soothing environment for relaxation," the management of the new Takamaka Villa said as the island's Minister responsible … September 2, 2014
Since moving offices at Espace Building, Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, has adopted a lead-by-example management approach. Minister St.Ange is more convinced today than ever before that top level managers within the Ministry … September 1, 2014
The Domaine de La Reserve Hotel on Praslin last Friday hosted the Organizing Committee of the Praslin Culinary & Arts Fiesta for their final meeting before the official launch of this innovative celebration next Friday, September 5, at L'Amitie in … September 1, 2014
BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading operator of hotels, has joined the Fin Free Thailand campaign to stop the serving of shark fin dishes.
Centara hotels in Pattaya have been the first to end the serving of shark … August 30, 2014
After more than 13 years' service, Fraport AG’s Executive Director Operations Peter Schmitz retired today. A reception was held to bid him farewell at Fraport AG’s headquarters. Schmitz, who joined the Frankfurt Airport company in 2001, initially … August 29, 2014
French athletes beat a true record at the European Athletics Championships 2014, which were held in Zurich, Switzerland, by making the best record in program history at the European level. Of these 23 athletes rewarded, 11 of them had come to prepare … August 29, 2014
Kanokros Sakdanares, corporate director of marketing communications at Centara Hotels & Resorts, in her role as president of the Hotel Public Relations Association organized a charitable activity, painting and conservation visit to the Sea Turtles … August 29, 2014
“Miss Seychelles… another world,” upped her battle to promote her “back to basic’’ campaign which is geared towards fighting obesity and upholding healthy living among Seychelles population.
The campaign has gained great admiration.
In … August 29, 2014
Only a few minutes away from Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles, the new Hilltop Boutique Hotel is the ideal place for a relaxing, stress-free get-away holiday in the Seychelles.
On top of the St. Louis hill next to the popular Creole restaurant, … August 29, 2014
Paying less for your accommodation the longer you stay at an exciting beachside resort might seem a dream, but is reality with the Stay More Pay Less package that is available at Sandy Beach Non Nuoc Resort Da Nang Vietnam Managed by Centara between September … August 29, 2014
Twin Farms is an intimate country hideaway, set amidst 300 acres of meadows and woodlands in an unspoiled valley, just 15 minutes north of Woodstock, in Barnard, Vermont. The five star Relais & Chateaux Resort provides 20 lovely decorated rooms in … August 28, 2014
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe congratulates Mövenpick Hotel München-Airport on its recent re-certification and commitment to minimize impacts on the environment. The hotel chain encourages every individual to contribute to positive changes for … August 28, 2014
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, and Sherin Naiken, the Chief Executive of the Seychelles Tourism Board, are positioned on “Times Now” of India as leaders of the global tourism Industry.
“Times Now” India met … August 28, 2014
The tourism industry is searching for visitors to experience and discover authentic destinations. Islands of the Indian Ocean meet these aspirations. The Vanilla Island Tourism initiative has been working hard to let the world know about new opportunities … August 28, 2014
Soon airport fans will be able to conveniently book the popular tours at Frankfurt Airport from the comfort of their home. There is considerable demand for the tours: every year around 150,000 visitors treat themselves to a ground-level experience of … August 28, 2014
On the hill top of Anse Boudin, Marie Pierrani has built her own Heaven on Earth. Tucked away within the boulders of Anse Boudin with a superb panoramic view of the sea, the Jardin Marron self-catering is an enchanting addition to the island aptly called … August 28, 2014
Working in the hotel industry for more than two decades is not an easy task, but it is one which requires determination and perseverance, and Lorna Carosin-Awale has achieved this feat and was congratulated on her achievement by Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles … August 27, 2014
Miss Seychelles 2014 Camilla Estico recently met the newly-crowned Pti Prenses (Youth Princess) of the Anse Boileau district, Wranita Jules.
The two beauty queens’ meeting took place at Delpalce Restaurant, which used to be known as the ex-Sun Down … August 27, 2014
Freddy Karkaria, the Chairperson of the Seychelles Hospitality and Tourism Association (SHTA), and Alain St.Ange, the island's Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, were both on the island of Praslin last weekend visiting restaurants and accommodation … August 26, 2014
Corinthia Hotel London announced the appointment of international wellbeing expert Renée Blanchardt ND, BSc, Adv. Dip HSc, DRMTH as the new Wellness Manager & Naturopath at ESPA Life at Corinthia London. With 20 years’ experience in Europe, Asia, … August 26, 2014
As the clock ticks for the grand opening of the first Praslin’s Culinary and Arts Fiesta on September 5-7, the organizing committee of the fiesta became more aggressive in its media campaign to lure more attention to this event. The committee used Praslin … August 26, 2014
The most popular wave bodyboarder of the Pacific received Step 3 of the championship of the professional world of bodyboarding. The world's best riders were given an appointment as soon August 15, 2014 on the fast and powerful El Gringo wave. After a … August 26, 2014