The German market is one of the most important source markets for tourism in an international comparison. Germans love to travel on a frequent basis. A good employment situation and a positive consumption climate as well as real income growth in Germany … December 8, 2016
Making travel planning easier: from 8 to 10 March 2017 at the ITB Business Travel & MICE Days participants can find out everything about the latest trends and developments in the business travel market. Qualified experts and specialists with a wealth … December 8, 2016
Mr. Gilbert Faure, CEO, Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA), accompanied by officials from the SCAA and Air Seychelles, is in Nassau in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas to participate in the annual Air Services Negotiations Conference which is organized … December 7, 2016
Crete’s Culinary Sanctuaries Educational Network in partnership with The Center for Responsible Travel is organizing a unique program in Crete: Discovering Crete’s Cultural, Culinary and Natural Wonders, July 10-16, 2017. Join resident specialists … December 7, 2016
2016 was no slouch of a year for the meetings industry nor, indeed, for the world at large. Dramatic forces were at play and many of us shared a sense that, even if we wanted to grasp the pace or nature of change taking place, we barely had the time or … December 7, 2016
The new High Commissioner of the Republic of Malawi to the Republic of Seychelles, HE Mrs. Hawa Olga Ndilowe, presented her credentials to President Danny Faure at State House this morning.
The President congratulated High Commissioner Ndilowe and … December 6, 2016
“The Seychelles’ tourism industry has always succeeded because of the blue economy. It is very clear that without our turquoise blue sea that is clear and clean, the sandy beaches that remain white and clean, we would not have the tourism industry."
This … December 6, 2016
With the objective of advancing the contribution of the tourism sector to biodiversity preservation the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) participated in the UN Biodiversity Conference COP13, in Cancun, Mexico (December 2-17). The Conferences is focused … December 5, 2016
Christine Barbier, the 2016 Miss Seychelles, has left her mid-ocean islands to travel to Washington, DC, in the USA for the 66th Miss World Final that will be taking place on Sunday, December 18, 2016, at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center … December 5, 2016
Dr. Mario Hardy, the CEO of PATA is in the Seychelles as Guest of Honor for the island's first edition of its Ocean Festival. On Saturday morning, December 3, Dr. Hardy and Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism, Civil … December 5, 2016
Nadia Bedier of Seychelles Nation writes that the Seychelles Hospitality and Tourism Association (SHTA), the Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA) and Consultancy and Training Services have joined forces to offer a series of in-service training for staff in … December 5, 2016
Qatar Airways will be starting flights to Seychelles effective December 12, and this afternoon, December 5, Eliel Zeitouni, the newly-appointed Commercial Manager of the airline based in Seychelles, paid a courtesy call on Minister Alain St.Ange, the … December 5, 2016
The World Tourism Organization, the Kingdom of Spain and the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia have partnered up to organise the 1st UNWTO World Conference on Smart Destinations, in order to lead and shape this new tourism model for the 21st … December 5, 2016
On September 14, New Caledonia Tourism will launch its brand-new website: www.newcaledonia.travel . Package suggestions, calendar of events, listing of suppliers… this website, available in English, French, and Japanese will offer an engaging experience … December 3, 2016
Festive traditions are flourishing at seven Corinthia Hotels this holiday season, filling the hotel lobbies, restaurants and bars with the magical sights, sounds and smells of the colorful Yuletide season.
Fairy tale delights at Corinthia London: www.corinthia.com/en/hotels/london … December 2, 2016
Lobster Experience GmbH & Co. KG - one of the leading luxury hotel representations in the German-speaking markets - appointed Katharina Herbst as a competent and experienced professional at the head of their sales team. In the future, the experienced … December 2, 2016
One of the largest cruise vessels in the world, and the largest cruise vessel to dock into Antigua and Barbuda, the MS Anthem of the Seas, made her presence felt in Antigua and Barbuda today, as she towered over other vessels in Heritage Quay, on her … December 2, 2016
Following on from radical MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW ‘Vision Next 100’ concepts in 2016, the BMW Group has rounded off its quartet of centenary celebrations by reinventing the motorbike. Even staunch four-wheel advocates will be salivating at the outrageous … December 2, 2016
Seychelles Tourism was again present this year at the 29th edition of IBTM Trade Fair held in the capital city of Catalonia, Barcelona to showcase to the world the diversified product offers for the MICE market segment and also let them know that the … December 2, 2016
On the occasion of World Aids Day, commemorated on December 1, President Danny Faure visited the Beau Vallon Health Centre this morning.
He was welcomed at the Health Centre by the Deputy Speaker and Member of the National Assembly for Bel Ombre, Honorable … December 1, 2016
Depending on the personal life situation, age and individual preferences the definition of luxury travel can be very different. Glamorous interior design, fine dining, ultimate privacy, modern style, true sustainability, wellness oasis focusing on healthy … December 1, 2016
Today, Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, held a media conference at King Shaka International Airport, to announce its new direct route to Durban, set to commence on March 30, 2017.
The carrier was represented by Maja … December 1, 2016
Elegance and luxury define this event’s breathtaking scene. This peaceful oasis immerses guests into a garden setting, while swathing them in natural materials such as fragrant lavender, crocus, and hyacinth.
A key feature of the event space is how … December 1, 2016
Travel industry leader Global Connections, Inc. (GCI), a travel club fulfillment and service provider, announces that its travel club Global Discovery Vacations is honoring our military with a 7-day “Leaf Peeping” and Country Music VIP Cruise to Canada … December 1, 2016
At its regular meeting of November 30, the Seychelles Cabinet approved a total of SCR7,796,480,879 (seven billion, seven hundred and ninety-six million, four hundred and eighty thousand, eight hundred and seventy nine Seychelles Rupees) for the 2017 budget, … November 30, 2016
UNWTO has announced the finalists of the 13th edition of the UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism.
The 12 finalists were selected among 139 applicants from 55 countries. The winners will be announced on 18 January 2017 at the UNWTO … November 30, 2016
Frankfurt Airport is popular with young and old as a destination for exciting outings. Now, during the Christmas season, the terminals are ablaze with thousands of lights. The yuletide decorations evoke a festive ambience for an unforgettable visit to … November 30, 2016
The Tourism Minister of Morocco, Lahcen Haddad, is rising up to meet the changing desires of tourists and their expectations in the areas of technology, social media, and cultural/eco-tourism offerings. To meet these challenges, Vision 2020 sets out a … November 30, 2016
Haute horology isn’t often discussed at on worn&wound. But once a year, Salon QP - #London’s three-day #watch extravaganza - offers an opportunity to geek out over some of the more esoteric offerings in the watch world.
For 2016, London’s own … November 30, 2016
People of diverse faiths hailing from dozens of countries land daily at Frankfurt Airport. Once there, these passengers can take advantage of special facilities to practice their religions while traveling. A total of nine chapels and prayer rooms in both … November 29, 2016