It has been confirmed that as of October 25, 2017, Austrian Airlines will fly nonstop every Wednesday from Vienna to the Seychelles, returning to Vienna on Thursdays. This gives the tourism-dependent islands of the Seychelles a third direct nonstop air … September 30, 2016
She’s been hard at work filming - and now promoting - her latest Bollywood movie, Force 2, but according to her social media accounts, Indian actress, Sonakshi Sinha, is taking a little well-deserved time off to unwind in the Seychelles.
The Bollywood … September 29, 2016
Held at the Savoy Resort and Spa in the northern part of Mahe, a workshop on sustainable tourism in the small island developing states was officially opened this week by the Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, in the presence of the Foreign … September 29, 2016
A special mass was held at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception this week to give thanks for the many successes of the Seychelles’ tourism industry and to pray for those who are continuously working to preserve and help in the development … September 29, 2016
Seychelles and the Slovak Republic are discussing the signing of an air traffic agreement with the aim of increasing the number of Slovakian tourists to the island nation, the new ambassador says.
The new Ambassador of Slovak Republic to the Seychelles, … September 29, 2016
LAS VEGAS, NV - Senior meetings planners and professionals will find even more valuable knowledge and advice specifically geared for them as a result of innovations in IMEX America’s hallmark education program - increasing even further the range of … September 29, 2016
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - Coordinated by the Trinidad and Tobago Tourism Development Company Limited (TDC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism, Coca Cola Bottlers, and Alstons Marketing Company Limited (AMCO), a coastal clean-up attracted approximately … September 28, 2016
New Slovak Ambassador to Seychelles, HE Mister František Dlhopolček, presented his credentials to President James Michel at State House this morning.
The President and the Ambassador spoke about cooperation in the field of education, agriculture, … September 28, 2016
LOS ANGELES, California - The Château Saint-Martin & Spa in Venice, France, proudly announces that it was recently awarded Green Globe’s Gold Status for five years of continuous certification.
Julie Poirot, CSR Regional Manager at Château Saint-Martin … September 28, 2016
The Namibian High Commissioner to Seychelles, Veiccoh Nghiwete, presented his accreditation documents to Seychelles President James Michel on Tuesday.
Namibia will focus bilateral cooperation with Seychelles on the fishing and tourism industries, … September 27, 2016
LONDON, England - World Travel Awards will host its much anticipated Middle East Gala Ceremony 2016 at The St. Regis Dubai on September 29th.
The event is the latest stop on the Grand Tour 2016, with previous hosts including Diamonds La Gemma dell'Est … September 27, 2016
BANGKOK, Thailand - David Scowsill, President & CEO, World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called for the Travel & Tourism sector to be more accessible, during a speech at World Tourism Day celebrations in Bangkok, Thailand. Scowsill … September 27, 2016
Eric Turquin, of TURQUIN, the painting experts of Paris, invited Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, for a personal viewing of the recently-discovered Caravagio painting. The Seychelles Minister, who was … September 27, 2016
Turkish Airlines used the IFTM Top Resa Tourism Trade Fair in Paris to increase visibility of its new flights to the Seychelles starting at the end of October. Seychelles was the chosen destination to be on their stand where a branded Paris taxi sat proudly … September 27, 2016
Tourism industry partners gathered at the Eden Bleu Hotel on Saturday evening for the annual tourism ball, the highlight of activities marking Tourism Week.
The event was attended by the Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St Ange; Principal Secretary … September 27, 2016
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad - For the third consecutive year, Trinidad and Tobago will raise the coveted Blue Flag at the Las Cuevas Beach Facility, having been recognized by the Blue Flag International Jury in September 2016.
In order to receive a Blue … September 26, 2016
Thanks to the hard work, dedication, and devotion of many individuals, be it Seychellois or foreigners, the tourism industry of Seychelles has known many successes since its start.
Tourism has now become the pillar of the Seychelles economy, and work … September 26, 2016
The Seychelles islands successfully made its appearance at the JATA Tourism Expo Japan 2016 under the Regional Tourism Organization for Southern Africa (RETOSA). The fair took place from September 22-25, 2016 at the Tokyo Big Sight Venue.
It is the … September 26, 2016
DOHA, Qatar - The Ministry of Interior, Qatar Airways, and Qatar Tourism Authority are working together to expand free transit visa stays in Qatar from 48 hours to 96 hours. Nearly 30 million annual Qatar Airways passengers can then more easily plan a … September 26, 2016
A forum will be held under the theme “Seychelles: The bridge between Africa and Asia through tourism and transport,” on September 27, which is also World Tourism Day.
The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has invited 8 prominent tourism personalities … September 23, 2016
When Chancellor's House, a new luxury boutique hotel soon to open in Oxford, Mississippi, was selecting a piano for their lobby, the only choice was Steinway & Sons, thanks to the brand's legacy of quality and elegance. They were then introduced to … September 23, 2016
The Seychelles' cabinet of ministers this week approved a ban on the importation of Styrofoam lunch boxes, as well s plastic bags, plates, cups, and cutlery beginning in January. But that's just step one. By July 2017, those items shouldn't even be found … September 23, 2016
At the IFTM Top Resa Tourism Trade Fair in Paris this week, Qatar Airways used their display pop-up banners at the entrance walkways to the fair and also at their stand to showcase Seychelles as the new destination they will be opening daily flights to.
New … September 23, 2016
Seychelles will be joining the rest of the world from September 24-28 to celebrate the successes of its tourism industry as it absorbs the successes of the global tourism industry.
The theme chosen for this year’s World Tourism Day which falls on … September 23, 2016
For most business travelers, airports double as offices. They need to take advantage of the time between two appointments or on their way to meetings to get things done. Frankfurt Airport (FRA) therefore offers business travelers a wide range of relevant … September 23, 2016
Seychelles is again at the French Tourism Trade Fair, the IFTM Top Resa 2016 in Paris, and delegates from the mid-ocean islands have been busy with meetings with press, tour operator partners, and this year, airline meetings as well. The private sector … September 23, 2016
A wedding venue since 1962, Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa ( www.corinthia.com/hotels/malta/palace-hotel-and-spa/ ) is Malta’s most iconic five-star hotel for milestone celebrations. Inspired by tradition and adored by heads of state, this historical … September 22, 2016
FRANKFURT, Germany - Fraport AG, Beijing Capital International Airport Co. Ltd., and Air China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on September 21 in Beijing, for future cooperation in expanding flight frequencies between the two hubs of Beijing … September 22, 2016
Qatar announces easier entry for cruise passengers as 32 ships head to Doha port
Destination prepares to offer seamless tourist experience to over 50,000 passengers this season
With a large number of cruise passengers expected to arrive at the country’s … September 22, 2016
Le Duc de Praslin Hotel & Villas has been singled out with a top award, by the popular German online travel forum, HolidayCheck. The award is discerned to establishments that have won excellent reviews with a high-scoring figure. The hotel was awarded … September 21, 2016