The popular Anse Kalis on La Digue was packed last Saturday afternoon with young people dancing and cheering while Seychelles’ top DJs and artists enthralled their crowd with the latest vibrant tunes.
This first-ever hype beach party was part of … August 20, 2014
After three years of renovations and modernization, the Volcano Museum at the foothills of the Piton de la Fournaise has opened its doors again. Originally launched in 1992, the “Volcano House” attracted tens of thousands of visitors, all keen to … August 20, 2014
The luxurious hotel and golf resort Vidago Palace, situated north of Porto, will now host a Senior Tour event for the first time following an agreement with Porto and the Northern Portugal Tourism Board (Associação do Turismo do Porto), with the field … August 19, 2014
Harmon Chellen, the Training Centre Manager at the Mauritius Institute of Training and Development, and the Ecole Hoteliere, Sir Gaetan Duval, was in Seychelles last week as guests of honor to address the graduation ceremony at the Seychelles Tourism … August 19, 2014
The processing vanilla plant, Escale Blue, located in Saint-Philippe on Reunion Island, has developed a quality vanilla that is 100% edible: Vanilla Blue. The establishment, led by Aime Leichnig, has obtained the label Living Heritage Company (EPV) for … August 19, 2014
The beat of the drums, the warmth of a bonfire, and the powerful voices all made it a moutia night to remember on La Digue island as young and old alike danced the night away with the vibrant songs which spiced up the night.
Diguois and visitors to … August 19, 2014
It is confirmed that Mason's Travel in the Seychelles has been awarded the Local Label by Thomas Cook for their Praslin/La Digue excursions. Mason’s Travel is an inbound tour operator and affiliated partner of Thomas Cook.
Nicole St.Ange, the Group … August 19, 2014
On Thursday last week, Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, accompanied by Benjamine Rose, the PS for Culture, paid their respect to the family and friends of Eugene Fred. The Seychellois artist, known under the … August 18, 2014
The road leading up to Grand Anse on La Digue island was already busy before 8 am on August 15, with locals and visitors alike going to the grotto where the effigy of the Virgin Mary was.
The Feast of the Assumption has always been marked by celebrations … August 16, 2014
Iles Des Palmes Eco Resort of Praslin in Seychelles has been awarded and is a winner of the Hotel Check Quality Certificate 2014.
Hotel Check evaluates hotels on the German market, and Iles Des Palmes scored 4.8 out of 5.0 with German guest reviews … August 16, 2014
Honorary Ambassadors of Reunion Islan, Marie-Eve and Mathilde Hoarau, have once again performed very well over the course of Italian sand! They reached the third step of the podium at the world championship beach tennis tournament held in Cervia, Italy, … August 15, 2014
A luxury stay can be enjoyed by business and leisure travelers to Bangkok with the Club Package introduced by Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok, available from now until the end of December 2014 on a per-night basis.
The package rates … August 15, 2014
ArrivalGuides (www.arrivalguides.com/en) has signed contracts with two new major distribution partners, Travelport and TravelSky, the largest GDS in China.
ArrivalGuides is the world’s largest distributor of destination content, placing the content … August 15, 2014
It was at the end of last week that Shri Kulraj Mishra, the Indian Honorable Minister of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, welcomed Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, who was in Indian on and official working … August 13, 2014
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe congratulates Nugu Gama, located within the grounds of the Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo, as Asia’s first CarbonNeutral venue.
Cinnamon Grand’s General Manager Rohan Karr said, “Cinnamon Grand has always … August 13, 2014
Alain St.Ange, Minister of Tourism and Culture, Seychelles, receives the Mahatma Gandhi Samman Award from the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment of the government of India
The Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Mr. Alain … August 13, 2014
With efforts to strengthen the relationship with the Indian business community, the Chairman of the Seychelles Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Marco Francis signed on August 6, 2014 in Mumbai, a memorandum of understanding with the Indo-African … August 13, 2014
Fraport AG, the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport (FRA), today received the building permit from the City of Frankfurt for the planned Terminal 3 (T3). The construction of the new terminal, which will rise on the southern side of Frankfurt Airport, … August 13, 2014
Mr. Arjun Sharma, the Co-Chairman of the CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) National Committee on Tourism and himself the Managing Director of “Le Passage to India,” accompanied the Seychelles Minister of Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, to … August 12, 2014
In July 2014, the Fraport AG global airport company once again registered passenger growth at its Frankfurt Airport (FRA) home base. With almost 5.9 million passengers served in July 2014, Fraport recorded the busiest passenger month in FRA’s history. … August 12, 2014
Trade visitor registration is now open for EIBTM 2014 (www.eibtm.com) - the leading global event for the meetings, events and business travel industry - taking place in the award-winning business and tourism destination of Barcelona. All meetings industry … August 12, 2014
Tourism development goes further than just building of hotels and resorts, especially when the authorities of the islands are today saying that the best hotel brands are already well established in Seychelles or are already committed to enter these … August 12, 2014
A team from the Seychelles Tourism Academy working on the Praslin Culinary and Arts Fiesta was on the island during the end of last week to update their Praslin partners and hoteliers on the latest developments and what remains to be done for the coming … August 12, 2014
HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia - The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) President, Geoffrey Lipman, announced that the Coalition will support the first in a series of special global events to celebrate … August 12, 2014
The success of the first edition of the artistic fair held on May 31 this year to support local artists has given added momentum to the creative artists in their drive to position culture and talent at the center of the Seychelles tourism industry. The … August 11, 2014
On July 25, 2014, Seychelles' former President James R. Mancham participated in the 4th Huatuo CEO Forum that was held in Guangzhou, China with the participation of five influential political leaders of world repute from thee five continents: Bill Clinton … August 9, 2014
Where to pick the best sloes, wild mushroom foraging and Christmas wreath making with Moondown
The George pub in Frant, East Sussex near Tunbridge Wells is to again host the Sloe Gin World Championships on Wednesday 10th December from 1.00pm.
Artisan … August 9, 2014
On July 25, Honorary Ambassador of Reunion Island, Amaury Lavernhe, came in third position at the Itacoatiara Pro 2014 Rio de Janeiro, one of the events of the World Bodyboarding Tour.
Amaury Lavernhe went to Rio de Janeiro on July 25 to defend his … August 9, 2014
On July 14, the Palm Hotel & Spa opened its doors after two months of renovation, providing an opportunity to usher in the new modern touch to this luxurious hotel in the south of Reunion Island. This has been a major project whose main objective … August 9, 2014
Complete range of car-related services: secured parking, hand car-washing, inspections at authorized garages, shopping service for returning passengers.
You have a flight and still haven’t had time to take your car in for its inspection. Not a problem … August 8, 2014