After organizing treasure hunts in Frankfurt and Munich earlier in July, Reunion Island Tourism’s (IRT) office has now come to Berlin, the German capital, where a major campaign took place over a three-day period.
The IRT team, led by Marie-Christin … July 31, 2014
The team working on the first-ever Praslin Culinary and Arts Fiesta to be held on September 5 to 7 in the Seychelles are putting the final touches to the three-day event.
Held at Seychellois-Owned Domaine de La Reserve Hotel at Anse Petite Cour in … July 31, 2014
And momondo discovers other nations see Brits even less stylish abroad than we see ourselves
With London Fashion Week fast approaching over September 12-16, 2014, research proves Brits don’t perceive themselves a chic nation, when traveling abroad.
Despite … July 31, 2014
A twenty-plus delegation from the Seychelles tourism and business community are traveling to Delhi and Mumbai this weekend for different meetings that are set to help position the islands as a holiday destination for Indian holidaymakers. On Wednesday … July 31, 2014
BANGKOK, Thailand - The Indonesian Ministry of Tourism has presented Centra Taum Seminyak Bali with the Best Service Excellence of the Year Award 2014 as part of Indonesia’s Best 50 Hotels and Restaurants Awards.
The award was presented to Hotel … July 31, 2014
Bangkok – 29 July 2014, With a parade of Thai beauty queens and a mass release of 10,000 smiley-balloons, the Thai tourism industry has told the world that it is back in business, safe and ready to receive visitors.
Over two days between 25-26 July, … July 30, 2014
In a bid to work even more closely with South Africa and with the South African business community, the Seychelles Ministry of Tourism & Culture has signed an MOU with the very well-known Springbok and Bulls scrumhalf, Mr. Francois Hougaard, and with … July 30, 2014
PRINCETON, New Jersey –Palace Tours and their partners at Tren Ecuador have announced that they will be hosting a two-part online webinar course, to certify interested agents as “Ecuadorian Railway Specialists.” The course will cover the history … July 30, 2014
Corinthia Hotels announces the appointment of international hotelier Jesper Bo Henriksen as the General Manager of Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg. With 12 years’ experience as General Manager, this new role will see Jesper overseeing the day-to-day … July 30, 2014
Freddy Karkaria, the Seychelles Hospitality and Tourism Association’s newly-elected Chairman, met with Tourism and Culture Minister Alain St.Ange at the Minister's offices at ESPACE building last Monday. This was the first meeting between Mr. Karkaria … July 30, 2014
Companies, managers and guides engaged in whale watching off the shores of Reunion Island can now attain O2 CR Certification, an internationally-recognized process in line with the 2009 Charter of observing and studying Cetaceans. The global agreement … July 30, 2014
HANOI, Vietnam - Adventure Vietnam (adventurevietnam.com) invites travelers to join its new Volunteerism program named “Exploring Vietnam’s Charm – Bringing Smiles and Happiness to Disadvantaged People.”
With understanding that not all its volunteers … July 30, 2014
Guests at the new Lake House at High Peaks Resort in Lake Placid can participate in the ultimate green hospitality program by opting out of daily housekeeping services. In addition to significant reduction in the use of chemicals and their disposal, guests … July 29, 2014
Dresden is not only famous for its magnificent baroque buildings such as the Zwinger, the Frauenkirche (Church of Our Lady), Semper Opera House and Royal Palace but also for the lively nightlife across the river in Dresden Neustadt and for the many opportunities … July 29, 2014
Reunion Island Tourism (IRT) is keen to bring more German tourists to this French Indian Ocean island, and has extended personal invitations to the entire “Nationalmannschaft,” aka the German national football team, which last month won the FIFA World … July 29, 2014
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, along with a strong delegation from his ministry, the Tourism Board of the country, and other key authorities of the islands visited the new Seychelles Tourism Academy this week … July 29, 2014
Following excellent collaboration between Corinthia Hotel London and Virtuoso® member agencies since the hotel’s opening in 2011, Corinthia London has joined the Virtuoso Hotels and Resorts Program. This promises increased and strategic visibility … July 29, 2014
Bishop Denis Wiehe of the Roman Catholic Church of Seychelles met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, at the Minister’s offices at ESPACE in Victoria to discuss the coming La Digue Island 15th August Feast. … July 29, 2014
WASHINGTON, DC - FlyersRights.org, the largest US-based airline passenger organization, in light of the shoot down of the MH 17 flight over eastern Ukraine, has called on all airlines to provide passengers on international flights with detailed route … July 28, 2014
BANGKOK, Thailand- Thirayuth Chirathivat, chief executive officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Peter Nilsson as general manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin. Peter is a Swedish national and holds … July 28, 2014
Hotels to see a major hike in bookings due to AxisRooms integration with GTA-Travel
AxisRooms, leaders in online distribution solutions in India completed its integration with GTA’s system to furnish hotels with a better reach and ease of managing … July 28, 2014
The Tourism and Culture Minister of Seychelles, Alain St.Ange, who has again been on the road on the island of Praslin conducting his door-to-door visits of tourism establishments, has spoken on the need for Seychelles to also promote its sought-after … July 28, 2014
Francois Hougaard, the rugby star from South Africa's SPRINGBOK, is in Seychelles as part of a delegation accompanying Marsha Parcou, the Seychelles Tourism Board's Pretoria-based Manager for South Africa and greater Africa.
After his arrival in Seychelles, … July 28, 2014
Shekhar Niyogi from Kolkata announced on July 25, 2014 that Sri Lanka would be joining the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Organization by the end of 2014. The article, following an announcement made last week, stated that this would leverage the consortium's … July 26, 2014
With the aim of promoting the Chinese culture in Seychelles, and to also increase the visibility of Seychelles in China, new initiatives have been put forward after a discussion held between the Ministry of Tourism and Culture and the Chinese Embassy.
A … July 26, 2014
HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia – The International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) keeps growing steadily. Today, it announced GreenHopping as its newest member.
GreenHopping is a dynamic website dedicated … July 26, 2014
The Stade de l'Est welcomes the kickboxing event of the year - Reunion: Battle 974! This Saturday, July 26, 2014, the best kickboxers and Thai boxers of Reunion Island will use their feet and fists to offer the public a quality fight in the Dionysian … July 26, 2014
Atta - The African Travel & Tourism Association - and roadshow experts, On Show Solutions, have combined forces to create a fresh approach to doing business with the Nordic countries. The Africa Showcase will break new ground in Denmark, Norway and … July 25, 2014
Bangkok, 25 July, 2014 – Thailand today will send out friendly invitations to travellers from around the world through the symbolic release of thousands of smiley faced balloons into the skies above Bangkok. The ceremony will kick-start the Thailand … July 25, 2014
The World Championship of Nations by mixed teams of beach tennis, took place from July 17-24, 2014. Marie-Eve and Matthilde Hoarau, team members from France, finished in 9th place overall.
These 25 nations met in Moscow (Russia) for the world championship … July 25, 2014