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Carnival in the Seychelles a success story for destination visibility

Carnival in the Seychelles a success story for destination visibility

The annual Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival that is staged in the Seychelles is today regarded as a success story that is increasing visibility of the Indian Ocean region and in so doing for Seychelles. A Hong Kong tourism magazine has just released … June 22, 2013
The melting pot of cultures: Seychelles Carnival

The melting pot of cultures: Seychelles Carnival

The “carnival of carnivals” in Victoria, Seychelles, has become one of the city's most popular and anticipated events. The carnival is held each year to celebrate the diversity of cultures within this small paradise on Earth. A uniquely Creole tradition … March 11, 2013
Carnival in Seychelles makes news in Soca News in the UK

Carnival in Seychelles makes news in Soca News in the UK

"The competition is going to be a lot stronger this year." That was the prediction of Alan Mason, boss of a leading tour company in Seychelles. More importantly, on February 9 - the day of the third Carnaval International de Victoria - Alan is the leader … March 4, 2013
Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria 2013 on Travel Talk Radio in the USA

Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria 2013 on Travel Talk Radio in the USA

Seychelles’ third edition of Carnaval International de Victoria has received special mention in the Travel Talk Radio Show. The radio host, Sandy Dhuyvetter, invited to Seychelles to cover the spectacular three-day Carnaval International de Victoria … February 20, 2013
Dusseldorf Carnival confirms its presence at the Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

Dusseldorf Carnival confirms its presence at the Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

In the 2012 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria, Germany made its presence felt with a carnival delegation from Dusseldorf. The Dusseldorf carnival’s presence in Seychelles confirmed that participation of all the best and most known carnivals … February 19, 2013
Mauritius impresses at the carnival in Seychelles

Mauritius impresses at the carnival in Seychelles

“The Mauritian delegation has impressed the Seychellois public and all who attended the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria,” said the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange. This is the first … February 11, 2013
Zambia confirms participation at carnival in Seychelles

Zambia confirms participation at carnival in Seychelles

Zambia has confirmed that they will be represented at the coming Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles this coming weekend from February 8-10. At the last FITUR Tourism Trade Fair in Spain, Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible … February 5, 2013
Seychelles Reliance Insurance Broker shows the way by supporting the Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles Reliance Insurance Broker shows the way by supporting the Carnaval International de Victoria

In a show of support and in wanting to see the annual carnival succeed, a number of local companies continue to response positively to calls by the Seychelles Tourism Board and by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture for businesses to rally behind the … February 4, 2013
Zambia and Seychelles Tourism Ministers discuss coming carnival and tourism in Africa

Zambia and Seychelles Tourism Ministers discuss coming carnival and tourism in Africa

Minister Sylvia Masebo M.P., the Zambian Minister of Tourism and Arts, and Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, used their working visit to Spain and met alongside the Spanish Tourism FITUR 2013 which they were both … February 3, 2013
Italian Carnival delegation is first delegation to land in Seychelles for the 2013 Carnaval International de Victoria

Italian Carnival delegation is first delegation to land in Seychelles for the 2013 Carnaval International de Victoria

Last Friday the Italian Carnival delegation, who will be parading in the 2013 edition of the annual Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles, arrived at the mid-ocean tropical islands ahead of all other delegations flying in from the four corners … February 3, 2013
Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria promises to be another crowning success

Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria promises to be another crowning success

Seychelles has launched its official program for the third edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria. The Carnaval International de Victoria remains a spectacular three days of celebrations taking place this year between February 8-10. One … January 31, 2013
Mauritius confirms its participation in the Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

Mauritius confirms its participation in the Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

The Mauritius Tourism Promotional Authority of Mauritius has confirmed that Mauritius will be participating at the 2013 edition of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival that is staged annually in the Seychelles. This announcement brings to four out … January 31, 2013
China and South Korea delegation floats: a cavalcade of colors in the Carnaval International de Victoria

China and South Korea delegation floats: a cavalcade of colors in the Carnaval International de Victoria

The annual carnival of carnivals in Seychelles, the “Carnaval International de Victoria” will see China and South Korean cultures through these country's distinct interpretation of Taichi Dragon Chinese opera face and Korean Joseon dynasty Royal ceremony. … January 25, 2013
Seychelles coming carnival makes international news

Seychelles coming carnival makes international news

Soca News in London confirms that the Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged in Seychelles annually has already made a name for itself beyond the Indian Ocean. Stephen Spark of Soca News writes January 24: "Just outside Victoria station … January 25, 2013
Korean traditional royal dance set to impress at carnival in Seychelles

Korean traditional royal dance set to impress at carnival in Seychelles

Chamart Company is a group of Korean traditional music and dance performers now confirmed to travel to Seychelles for the coming carnival starting on February 8. The Korean carnival team will dance and play traditional drum called “Janggu.”During … January 25, 2013
Seychelles receives private sector support for coming carnival

Seychelles receives private sector support for coming carnival

The Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged annually in the Seychelles is receiving private sector support for the third edition of that carnival that is now referred to as the carnival of carnivals because it remain the only carnival where … January 25, 2013
South Africa will bring an aura of Africa to the carnival in the Seychelles

South Africa will bring an aura of Africa to the carnival in the Seychelles

South Africa has confirmed that it is ready to party in the coming Carnaval International de Victoria in the Seychelles. A delegation from the Cape Town Municipal of South Africa is now all set to travel to Seychelles for their third participation … January 24, 2013
Indonesia and ASEAN compliments Seychelles 2013 Carnaval International Victoria

Indonesia and ASEAN compliments Seychelles 2013 Carnaval International Victoria

The Indonesian delegations participating in the annual Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnaval International de Victoria' will be represented by some of their most famous artists. Sekar Jepun Dancers from Badung Regent, Bali and Jessica Hudson, an Indonesian … January 23, 2013
Carnaval International de Victoria is back in full force: get ready to samba!

Carnaval International de Victoria is back in full force: get ready to samba!

The carnival of carnivals in Victoria, Seychelles, has become one of the city’s most popular and anticipated events. The carnival is held each year to celebrate the diversity of cultures within this small paradise on Earth. A uniquely Creole tradition … January 21, 2013
Airtel telecommunication in Seychelles joins faithful partners of Carnaval International de Victoria

Airtel telecommunication in Seychelles joins faithful partners of Carnaval International de Victoria

As Seychelles gets closer to the 3rd edition of the annual Carnaval International de Victoria, local sponsors and partners keep coming forward to give their contributions and to make pledges of support. The telecommunication company, Airtel, has … January 21, 2013
Respect Life DVD and CD to be presented to dignitaries attending Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Respect Life DVD and CD to be presented to dignitaries attending Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

The Jj Spirit Foundation “Respect Life” DVD and CD will be distributed as giveaways to dignitaries attending the third edition of Carnaval International de Victoria on February 8-10, 2013. Twenty copies of the DVD and CD were presented to the Seychelles … January 17, 2013
Air Seychelles helps to increase visibility of the Carnaval International de Victoria

Air Seychelles helps to increase visibility of the Carnaval International de Victoria

Air Seychelles, through its last in-flight magazine, brings out the electrified moments of the annual Carnaval International de Victoria. The author of the two full-page articles entitled “Carnaval International de Victoria plans its 3rd edition in … January 16, 2013
Seychelles Deepam Cinema joins in with support for the coming Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles Deepam Cinema joins in with support for the coming Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles’ most coveted cinema will soon screen adverts and spots of the third edition of Carnaval International de Victoria in its commercial interludes. The owner of Deepam Entertainment Inc., Mr. Subash Pillay, announced that these adverts and spots … January 16, 2013
Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture urges local private sector to rally behind the third edition of Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture urges local private sector to rally behind the third edition of Carnaval International de Victoria

The Seychelles Tourism Board witnessed over the first and second editions of Carnaval International de Victoria an inflow of faithful sponsors and partners pledging their support and contributions to the success of the region's annual carnival that is … January 14, 2013
Seychelles local carnival participants are ready says JJ Spirit Foundation for the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles local carnival participants are ready says JJ Spirit Foundation for the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria

The Seychelles Tourism Board has been monitoring arrangements for the coming carnival and said to the local press that it is pleased to bring the latest carnival news and how the local contingent of participants are gearing up for this third edition. … January 14, 2013
Carnival in Seychelles will see an airwaves campaign rally behind the event as from Monday

Carnival in Seychelles will see an airwaves campaign rally behind the event as from Monday

The streets of Victoria are seeing banners, flags, and carnival colors go up to start the launch of the ambiance drive for their islands’ carnival set to be launched on the February 8 in Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles. The large banner erected … January 11, 2013
Carnaval banner adds festive eye-catching splash to Seychelles

Carnaval banner adds festive eye-catching splash to Seychelles

A mega 20 x 3-meter-high Seychelles Carnaval banner now decorates the National Cultural Centre of Victoria and will remain the eye-catching sign to all entering Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles. The National Cultural Centre house the Offices … January 11, 2013
Seychelles Mauritius confusion over carnival clarified by Minister St.Ange

Seychelles Mauritius confusion over carnival clarified by Minister St.Ange

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange has reacted to the article that appeared on Today Newspaper with regard to the payment requested from Mauritius to participate in the Indian Ocean Annual Vanilla Island's Carnival. "It is … January 10, 2013
Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture briefed on the coming carnival in Seychelles

Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture briefed on the coming carnival in Seychelles

Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, and his Special Advisor, Mrs. Raymonde Onezime, were briefed this morning on the final arrangements on the coming carnival in the Seychelles. It was Marymonde Matatiken … January 8, 2013
Seychelles Carnival International de Victoria epitomizes the true spirit of cultural diversity

Seychelles Carnival International de Victoria epitomizes the true spirit of cultural diversity

While Seychelles’ Countdown Carnival Clock keeps on ticking towards the blast off of its third edition on February 8-10, 2012, its past popularity continues to offer journalists and press editions an interesting angle to venture on. The latest article … January 8, 2013
2013 Carnaval International de Victoria seeing final touches as the event’s compilation music CD goes on sale now

2013 Carnaval International de Victoria seeing final touches as the event’s compilation music CD goes on sale now

The 2013 edition of the annual “Carnaval International de Victoria,” that will be staged in the Seychelles from February 8-10, 2013, is seeing final touches fall into place. This year’s edition of this Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Regional Organization’s … December 30, 2012
Brazilians are heading to the carnival in Seychelles in February

Brazilians are heading to the carnival in Seychelles in February

Confirmation has been received that a group of Brazilian Samba dancers and drummers are traveling to the Seychelles for the February 2013 carnival. This 2013 edition of the annual Carnaval International de Victoria is being co-hosted by Seychelles, La … December 17, 2012
Seychelles countdown to the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria is officially launched

Seychelles countdown to the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria is officially launched

The Seychelles islands officially launched the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria with a spectacular ceremony that took place on November 30, 2012 at the Tequilla Boom Night Club. The countdown has become a customary component of the … December 4, 2012
Countdown to 2013 Carnival in Seychelles to officially kick-off with spectacular ceremony this Friday

Countdown to 2013 Carnival in Seychelles to officially kick-off with spectacular ceremony this Friday

The Seychelles islands will be officially launching the 2013 Carnaval International de Victoria countdown with a spectacular ceremony that has been scheduled for November 30, 2012. The ceremony will be held at the Tequilla Boom Night Club, in Bel Ombre … November 29, 2012
Seychelles to see countdown to the 2013 Carnaval International de Victoria this coming Friday

Seychelles to see countdown to the 2013 Carnaval International de Victoria this coming Friday

The Seychelles islands continue to make a splash in the world of carnival with the countdown to the third edition of their highly-successful Carnaval International de Victoria scheduled to take place this coming Friday. Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles … November 26, 2012
Countdown for the 2013 Carnival in the Seychelles has began – 3 months to go

Countdown for the 2013 Carnival in the Seychelles has began – 3 months to go

Samuel Rosette from the Celebrate Seychelles Events Department this week announced that the countdown for the 2013 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival has began. Elsia Grandcourt, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, has been proudly distributing … October 19, 2012
Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture and Mauritian Ambassador to Seychelles encourage cooperation efforts in field of tourism

Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture and Mauritian Ambassador to Seychelles encourage cooperation efforts in field of tourism

The first Mauritian Ambassador to be accredited in Seychelles, Mrs. Marie-France Roussety, confirmed that she would be following closely the dossier for improving aviation connectivity between Seychelles and Mauritius. Mrs. Roussety made the statement … October 4, 2012
The annual Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival staged in Seychelles continues to make news

The annual Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival staged in Seychelles continues to make news

Today it is the South Africa press that shows its admiration for the Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged in Seychelles annually. South Africa actively participates in this “Carnival of Carnivals” to showcase their own culture and tradition … September 20, 2012
Notting Hill Carnival of London talks about Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria in their own book

Notting Hill Carnival of London talks about Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria in their own book

The Notting Hill Carnival Road Show Company has published a photographic book depicting Seychelles’ well-known colorful celebration - its “Carnaval International de Victoria.” The photography book by Kiki Nortey was presented to the Seychelles … August 30, 2012
Brazil confirms its participation at the annual Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

Brazil confirms its participation at the annual Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

Rosas de Ouro, or the Golden Rose Samba School, will be traveling to Seychelles in February 2013 to take part in the island’s annual Carnaval International de Victoria. This Samba School was founded since 1971 and is today one of the largest and well-structured … August 28, 2012
Seychelles in discussions with Samba School of Brazil for next Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles in discussions with Samba School of Brazil for next Carnaval International de Victoria

The Seychelles delegation currently in Brazil for the Explore South Africa Road Show 2012 has been meeting with the Samba School of Sao Paulo of Brazil to discuss Brazil’s participation at the 2013 Carnaval International de Victoria that is held annually … August 26, 2012
Prime Minister Ramgoolam of Mauritius meets with Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture

Prime Minister Ramgoolam of Mauritius meets with Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture

The Prime Minister of Mauritius, the Honorable Dr. Navinchandra Ramgoolam, met with Mr. Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, when he was on a one-day working visit to Mauritius last Friday for the official opening … July 2, 2012
Renowned and respected carnival publications of the UK tells the world about the Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

Renowned and respected carnival publications of the UK tells the world about the Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles

Fedora Magazine has now followed Soca News with another raving review of the annual carnival that is held in the tropical islands of the Seychelles. The articles are reports by Stephen Sparks, the journalist who has become the carnival specialist, … May 3, 2012
Seychelles 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria lottery winners receive prizes

Seychelles 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria lottery winners receive prizes

The lucky winners of the second edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria – the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands’ Carnival – have received their prizes following the prize-giving ceremony that took place at the Seychelles Tourism Board head … March 21, 2012
Date for the “Carnival of Carnivals” 2103 in Seychelles is announced

Date for the “Carnival of Carnivals” 2103 in Seychelles is announced

The Seychelles Tourism Board has confirmed that the dates for the 2013 Carnaval International de Victori,a which is staged annually in the Seychelles, are February 8-10, 2013.Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles Tourism Board and Pascal Viroleau of the IRT … March 8, 2012
African culture proudly showcased by Zimbabwe at Carnival in Seychelles

African culture proudly showcased by Zimbabwe at Carnival in Seychelles

African Culture is rich, diverse, and colorful, but it is too often taken for granted that the world knows all about these unique attributes of Africa. There can be no tourism without culture and Africa knows that well, which is why it remains important … March 7, 2012
Young Seychellois shows the way for everyone to benefit from the Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged annually in Seychelles

Young Seychellois shows the way for everyone to benefit from the Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged annually in Seychelles

A young student from Seychelles, Richard Ernest Athanasuis Ahweng, who will be turning 16 (sixteen) years old soon, has shown the way in the field of innovation to capitalize from the Carnaval International de Victoria that takes place annually in the … March 7, 2012
South Africa does Africa proud at the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

South Africa does Africa proud at the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

Kader Miller from the Cape Town Box in Cape Town traveled to Seychelles with an impressive delegation of musicians to participate in the 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged annually in the Seychelles, and they did their country proud … March 6, 2012
Tourism world celebrates the successful 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

Tourism world celebrates the successful 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

Mr. Taleb Rifai, the UNWTO Secretary General, and Mrs. Rifai; and Mr. N. Ousmann, WTO's Man for Africa, alongside Mr. Anwar Al Hanai, Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing; Mr. Kitili Mbathi, the Chairman of Kenya's Tourism and Mrs. Mbathi; … March 6, 2012
La Reunion, the tropical island of the Indian Ocean, showcases its culture and people at the Carnival in Seychelles

La Reunion, the tropical island of the Indian Ocean, showcases its culture and people at the Carnival in Seychelles

The mid-ocean island of La Reunion in the Indian Ocean, a co-organizer of the “Carnaval International de Victoria” that is staged annually in the Seychelles, used their carnival parade to showcase their culture and diversity of their people. La … March 5, 2012
The first Chinese delegation for the Carnival has landed in Seychelles

The first Chinese delegation for the Carnival has landed in Seychelles

The Seychelles Tourism Board has confirmed that the first Chinese delegation participating in the 2012 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion has arrived in Seychelles. The group was met at the airport by Marymonde Matatiken, … February 28, 2012
German press land in Seychelles in time for 2012 Carnival in Seychelles

German press land in Seychelles in time for 2012 Carnival in Seychelles

A group of ten members of the German press landed in Seychelles yesterday (Monday) just ahead of the official launch of the island’s 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria. The group of German press is in the Seychelles as part of the support for the … February 28, 2012
China confirms their participation to the 2012 Carnival in Seychelles

China confirms their participation to the 2012 Carnival in Seychelles

A Chinese delegation of 27 people in total are set to arrive in Seychelles this week to participate in the annual Carnaval International de Victoria in the Seychelles. It has now been confirmed that 14 of them will depart from Beijing on February 27, … February 26, 2012
Partnership Seychelles and La Reunion for the 2012 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival is a win-win for both islands

Partnership Seychelles and La Reunion for the 2012 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival is a win-win for both islands

The two Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands of Seychelles and La Reunion decided to cooperate to co-host the 2012 “Carnaval International de Victoria” that is held annually in the Seychelles. Today, analysts are assessing the merit of such a partnership, … February 24, 2012
Deedee Bridgewater, one of the world’s best jazz vocal singers, is to attend Carnaval International de Victoria 2012 in Seychelles

Deedee Bridgewater, one of the world’s best jazz vocal singers, is to attend Carnaval International de Victoria 2012 in Seychelles

Deedee Bridgewater, Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, has accepted to be a guest of honor at the 2nd edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria, the “Carnival of Carnivals,” to be held in the capital … February 22, 2012
Seychelles Investment Business Authority makes their move and supports the island’s “Carnaval International de Victoria”

Seychelles Investment Business Authority makes their move and supports the island’s “Carnaval International de Victoria”

Barely three days after the Seychelles Tourism Board received a carnival sponsorship donation of fifty thousand rupees from the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority, it was the Seychelles International Business Authority that has now come forward with … February 21, 2012
Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles, prepares to welcome the 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles, prepares to welcome the 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

Carnival banners have started to go up in Victoria and other artifacts are expected to go up during the course of the days to come it was confirmed from Victoria. Seychelles is expected to receive the arrival of over 33 international carnival delegations … February 20, 2012
Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority throws its support behind the Seychelles 2012 Carnival

Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority throws its support behind the Seychelles 2012 Carnival

The Seychelles Tourism Board has received much-needed financial support from the island’s Civil Aviation Authority during a short ceremony in Victoria. In Seychelles, tourism is highly dependent on the aviation industry and vice versa. That is why the … February 20, 2012
Carnival in Seychelles enters final two weeks of preparations for local carnival procession participants

Carnival in Seychelles enters final two weeks of preparations for local carnival procession participants

The carnival in the Seychelles, now known throughout the world as the “Carnival of Carnivals,” is set to be launched officially on March 2. This has prompted the organizers of the carnival to meet the local participants for the carnival and to brief … February 19, 2012
Entertainment groups from UK head to Seychelles to relish the March carnival

Entertainment groups from UK head to Seychelles to relish the March carnival

The excitement surrounding the “Carnaval International de Victoria” seems to be spreading far and wide as Seychellois communities overseas embrace the event with as much enthusiasm as the crowd back home. The latest news is that two entertainment … February 16, 2012
Notting Hill Carnival from the UK confirms they will be present at the Seychelles Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival from the UK confirms they will be present at the Seychelles Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival Roadshow Company has confirmed that they will be present again this year at the “Carnaval International de Victoria” in the Seychelles. They have also confirmed that they will be presenting a new set of costumes at the 2012 … February 14, 2012
Emirates Open Skies in-flight magazine shows the coming Carnival in the Seychelles

Emirates Open Skies in-flight magazine shows the coming Carnival in the Seychelles

The Open Skies of Emirates carries a promotional picture of the “Carnaval International de Victoria” in its February issue. The in-flight magazine that sits in every seat pocket on all Emirates flights for the month of February has been raising awareness … February 13, 2012
Top Seychelles artists rallied to sing their carnival 2012 theme song

Top Seychelles artists rallied to sing their carnival 2012 theme song

Seychelles will soon be hosting its grand “Carnaval International de Victoria,” and once again a theme song for this national event has been launched. The carnival 2012 theme song has been produced by a group of popular and best-known artists from … February 13, 2012
Korean delegation and performance team confirms their participation in the Carnival in Seychelles

Korean delegation and performance team confirms their participation in the Carnival in Seychelles

Julie Kim from the Seychelles Tourism Board Korea-based Office confirmed today that a Korean delegation is flying in from Seoul, Korea, to participate in the 2012 Carnival being staged in Seychelles. The Korean procession team will have a decorated truck … February 10, 2012
Special holiday package holiday offer for 2012 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Special holiday package holiday offer for 2012 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Emirates has moved with special offers to promote the unique Seychelles Carnival 2012 from POS India. A communiqué from Emirates says: “In line with our continuous effort to promote Seychelles, special packages have been launched for the upcoming carnival … February 10, 2012
Samba Queen from PARAISO Escola de SAMBA leading a Brazil delegation to Seychelles Carnival

Samba Queen from PARAISO Escola de SAMBA leading a Brazil delegation to Seychelles Carnival

The Seychelles Tourism Board has confirmed that the Samba Queen from PARAISO Escola de SAMBA is personally heading a delegation of Brazilian Samba Dancers to the 2012 Carnival in Seychelles. The group is currently in the UK and will be flying into Seychelles … February 8, 2012
The Indian Ocean Vanilla Island's Carnaval  International de Victoria getting early press attention

The Indian Ocean Vanilla Island's Carnaval International de Victoria getting early press attention

Magazine after magazine from the world over are focusing their attention on the Indian Ocean region where the Vanilla Islands of the Seychelles and La Reunion will again this year be staging their annual March Carnival from March 2-4 in the beautiful … January 8, 2012
Carnival International de Victoria Seychelles 2012 is not to be missed

Carnival International de Victoria Seychelles 2012 is not to be missed

Seychelles and La Reunion islands are busy planning for the 2nd edition of the "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to take place between March 2-4, 2012 and comprising 3 days of festivities that promise, once again, to make Victoria the place to … December 21, 2011
It's time to visit Seychelles for Carnaval International de Victoria 2012

It's time to visit Seychelles for Carnaval International de Victoria 2012

The Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" 2012 is just around the corner! With the theme a "Melting Pot of Cultures," the carnival is all set to take place in the capital city of Victoria on March 2-4. What better time to go and discover for … December 15, 2011
Emirates renews its support to the Seychelles Carnival

Emirates renews its support to the Seychelles Carnival

Emirates Airline, has today announced that it will support the Seychelles Carnival for the second consecutive year. Emirates will be the Official Airline for the 2012 edition of this international event. “The announcement of our support to the Seychelles … December 8, 2011
Alain St.Ange continues to push the Seychelles’ 2012 Carnival

Alain St.Ange continues to push the Seychelles’ 2012 Carnival

No opportunity is missed by Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, to take the podium and to speak about the Seychelles island’s 2012 Carnival set for March 2-4. Just in the last three of weeks, he did so in Paris, in London, in … November 14, 2011
Düsseldorf International Airport and Etihad Airways take the spirit of Rhenish Carnival to the Seychelles

Düsseldorf International Airport and Etihad Airways take the spirit of Rhenish Carnival to the Seychelles

FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany - While temperatures during the traditional Rose Monday parades along the Rhine in late February 2012 are likely to be frosty, about fifty participants from Düsseldorf will be looking forward to the days ahead: they have been … November 4, 2011
Germany confirms participation in the 2012 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Germany confirms participation in the 2012 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Germany's well-known and very popular Dusseldorf Carnival will join Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" for its 2012 edition set to be held in Victoria in the Seychelles from March 2-4, 2012. The agreement follows a working visit to Germany … September 12, 2011
Seychelles’ Carnival of Carnivals continues to attract international coverage

Seychelles’ Carnival of Carnivals continues to attract international coverage

Already six months since the first edition of the Seychelles’ Carnaval Internationale de Victoria, which was held in March this year, the world press is still captivated by this unique event. The carnival of carnivals, as this Seychelles event is now … September 11, 2011
Seychelles Tourism Board engages MTV music channel in ventures to promote Seychelles

Seychelles Tourism Board engages MTV music channel in ventures to promote Seychelles

The CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Alain St. Ange, and Tourism Consultant and Copywriter Glynn Burridge met with Patrick Ward of MTV Networks Africa to discuss a suite of joint ventures designed to further raise the profile of the Seychelles islands. … July 25, 2011
Seychelles strikes promotion deal with top music channel MTV

Seychelles strikes promotion deal with top music channel MTV

As part of their drive to further raise the profile of the Seychelles islands and create awareness, the Seychelles Tourism Board's CEO, Alain St. Ange, and Tourism Copywriter and Consultant Glynn Burridge met with Patrick Ward, Strategy Manager for MTV … July 22, 2011
Seychelles delegation to Zambia SADC-RETOSA summit invites African countries to 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles delegation to Zambia SADC-RETOSA summit invites African countries to 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

The three-man Seychelles delegation attending the meeting of SADC tourism ministers and 46th RETOSA conference in Livingstone, Zambia, used the opportunity to interest even more African countries to attend their next islands' "Carnaval International de … June 27, 2011
Seychelles releases first copies of carnival souvenir book

Seychelles releases first copies of carnival souvenir book

A new Seychelles carnival souvenir book has now been released in Seychelles, with the first copies presented to the National Library and National Archives yesterday. The full-color book captures the highlights, vibrancy, and colors of the first "Carnaval … June 16, 2011
Brochure for the 2012 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria ready early

Brochure for the 2012 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria ready early

The Seychelles is wasting no time to be ready for their 2012 edition of the islands' "Carnaval International de Victoria." This week, they issued a statement to say that their brochure for the Seychelles 2012 Carnival is ready. They are getting ready … June 12, 2011
Souvenir Book of the 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria goes to print

Souvenir Book of the 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria goes to print

A full-color souvenir book of the 2011 "Carnaval International de Victoria" has been completed and is currently being printed in Dubai. The 84-page book, which was designed and put together by Olivia Alvis and Michel Agrippine at the Seychelles Tourism … June 10, 2011
Seychelles Carnival on CNN World this weekend

Seychelles Carnival on CNN World this weekend

A rundown for this weekend’s CNN program, scheduled to air on Saturday, June 4; Sunday, June 5; and Monday, June 6 has the report on the last Seychelles Carnival. Among the chosen topics under their bold resolutions announcement, one can see the … June 2, 2011
Air Seychelles Silhouette Inflight magazine covers the Carnaval International de Victoria

Air Seychelles Silhouette Inflight magazine covers the Carnaval International de Victoria

The latest issue of Air Seychelles Silhouette Inflight magazine has come out with the island’s last March carnival gracing its front cover and with a two-page article on pages 62 and 63 of the magazine entitled, “The International Carnival of Victoria … May 24, 2011
Seychelles drums up greater international interest and support for 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

Seychelles drums up greater international interest and support for 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria

One beneficial by-product of the presence of Seychelles Tourism Board CEO Alain St.Ange and consultant Glynn Burridge at the 5th International Institute of Peace through Tourism (IIPT) taking place in Lusaka, Zambia, from May 15-20, 2011, is the opportunity … May 17, 2011
The world's Carnival of Carnivals staged annually in Seychelles continues to woo the press right accross the world

The world's Carnival of Carnivals staged annually in Seychelles continues to woo the press right accross the world

New international events are hard to come by these days. This was so until the Seychelles, situated right in the middle of the Indian Ocean, decided that they would stage a carnival and invite the best carnivals of the world to parade alongside cultural … May 4, 2011
Seychelles continues to reap great publicity from its carnival

Seychelles continues to reap great publicity from its carnival

The mid-ocean islands of the Seychelles continues to reap great publicity from their “Carnaval International de Victoria” organized earlier this year. The Seychelles launched what will become an annual event under the theme of “the melting pot of … April 20, 2011
Seychelles carnival is melting pot of cultures says respected Afrique Asie magazine

Seychelles carnival is melting pot of cultures says respected Afrique Asie magazine

The known and popular Christine Abdelkrim, of the highly-respected monthly "Afrique Asie" magazine, had personally traveled to the Seychelles to cover the island's 2011 Carnaval International de Victoria in March. Christine knows the Seychelles and has … April 14, 2011
European Union shows support towards Seychelles 2011 carnival

European Union shows support towards Seychelles 2011 carnival

The European Union (EU) gave the 2011 "Carnaval International de Victoria" its full support by being among the 65 floats to march in Victoria on March 5 and thrilled the biggest crowd ever seen in the capital, Victoria. The flag of the European Union … March 15, 2011
Overseas press taken by Seychelles carnival

Overseas press taken by Seychelles carnival

The press from the four corners of the world have started reporting on the successes of the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," and this is bringing unprecedented visibility to the Creole islands in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The … March 7, 2011
Hawaii has a presence at Seychelles carnival world debut

Hawaii has a presence at Seychelles carnival world debut

Making its world debut, the "Carnaval International de Victoria" took place this weekend from March 4-6 in the capital city of Victoria, Seychelles, ringing in what is sure to become an international event that visitors, locals, and international tourism … March 6, 2011
Victoria welcomes you warmly to the Seychelles

Victoria welcomes you warmly to the Seychelles

Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, welcomed participants coming from all four corners of the world to the "Carnaval International de Victoria," as he launched the carnival celebrations yesterday evening. "Our city welcomes you warmly - Victoria, … March 4, 2011
Businessman from China comes forward to support Seychelles carnival

Businessman from China comes forward to support Seychelles carnival

The Hon. Dr. Liaojunqiao, the Secretary General of the Island Development Forum from China, has come forward to bring more support for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." In a small ceremony at the Tourism Board's Bel Ombre offices, … March 2, 2011
Seychelles will switch on carnival lights of Victoria this coming Wednesday

Seychelles will switch on carnival lights of Victoria this coming Wednesday

MARCH 2 AT 6:00 PMThe Seychelles Tourism Board has confirmed that they are ready to light up Victoria for the coming carnival, and they have invited the local press members to join them and members of the board of the Tourism Baord and the Hospitality … March 1, 2011
Seychelles TV dedicates air time for coming carnival

Seychelles TV dedicates air time for coming carnival

The Seychelles television network, Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC), dedicated a 25-minute program to the coming 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." The carnival program was headed by popular TV personality, Raymond Clarisse, … February 28, 2011
Who is the Seychelles carnival queen?

Who is the Seychelles carnival queen?

Some people think she is a foreigner, others are simply asking who she really is, and some rightly guessing that she is a born and bred Seychelloise. The "carnival queen," as many refer to her now, is 23-year-old Marianna Tirant. Marianna has been … February 25, 2011
Seychelles seeing committed businesses and individuals still coming out for island's carnival

Seychelles seeing committed businesses and individuals still coming out for island's carnival

The committed business community of Seychelles are still working alongside many private individuals to come forward to extend financial support to the 2010 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." "It has been so good to see tourism industry … February 25, 2011
Seychelles Tourism Board shows gratitude to all 2011 carnival sponsors

Seychelles Tourism Board shows gratitude to all 2011 carnival sponsors

The Seychelles Tourism Board met with the sponsors of the 2011 "Carnaval International de Victoria" in a short ceremony on Wednesday to thank them for their heartfelt contributions towards the event. Held at the Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Beach Resort … February 24, 2011
Program of Seychelles 2011 Carnaval International de Victoria goes to press

Program of Seychelles 2011 Carnaval International de Victoria goes to press

With just over a week to go for the official launch of the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," the Seychelles Tourism Board has confirmed that all arrangements are now in place and that all is set for the three days of celebrations that … February 24, 2011
China becomes a supporter of Seychelles Carnival

China becomes a supporter of Seychelles Carnival

The coming Seychelles carnival will not be having an official Chinese delegation in the float procession even though a private Chinese entertainment group is traveling to Seychelles to participate. This has not stopped the People’s Republic of China … February 23, 2011
Seychelles La Digue island mobilizes for practice run of carnival float

Seychelles La Digue island mobilizes for practice run of carnival float

The island of La Digue, often regarded as the tourist Mecca of the Seychelles, is mobilizing itself for a practice run of its carnival float procession this coming weekend. Tourists on La Digue are being invited to join the inhabitants to line the main … February 22, 2011
VIOAS Magazine February issue brings Seychelles March Carnival to the table

VIOAS Magazine February issue brings Seychelles March Carnival to the table

VOICE OF THE INDIAN AND ARABIAN SEA The February issue of VIOAS Magazine (Voice of the Indian & Arabian Sea) is out, and it has brought the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" to the regional book stands. Seychelles saw its carnival … February 22, 2011
Seychelles Tourism Board to thank 2011 Carnival sponsors at special gathering

Seychelles Tourism Board to thank 2011 Carnival sponsors at special gathering

The Seychelles Tourism Board will be saying a special thank you to all sponsors and partners who have contributed towards the Seychelles upcoming 2011 "Carnaval International de Victoria" during a short ceremony at 2:00 pm this Wednesday at the Berjaya … February 21, 2011
Hawaii delegation to share Aloha at Seychelles carnival

Hawaii delegation to share Aloha at Seychelles carnival

It is said in Hawaii that "the fresh, floral air energizes you. The warm, tranquil waters refreshes you. The breathtaking, natural beauty renews you. There’s no place on Earth like it - whether you're a new visitor or returning, our unique islands offer … February 20, 2011
Seychelles March carnival set to capture a whole nation

Seychelles March carnival set to capture a whole nation

The Seychelles Tourism Board this week appraised itself of the final list of participants for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." The Tourism Board’s Chief Executive Officer, Alain St.Ange, has said that visitors and the Seychellois … February 18, 2011
Seychelles carnival gets dedicated live phone-in program on national radio

Seychelles carnival gets dedicated live phone-in program on national radio

The 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" was given an hour-long live phone-in radio program on the National Radio by the Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) with Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, explaining … February 17, 2011
Lima Calbio to represent Trinidad and Tobago at 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Lima Calbio to represent Trinidad and Tobago at 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

AGSelectPR, Port of Spain, has issued a confirmation on Wednesday, February 15, 2011 that Lima Calbio is heading for the Seychelles carnival. After a 40-year hiatus since the 1972 debut of carnival in Seychelles, the festivities have returned to … February 17, 2011
Airlines to be represented at 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Airlines to be represented at 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

The Seychelles national carrier, Air Seychelles, and Emirates airline have confirmed that they will both be participating in the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held in the capital between March 4-6.Air Seychelles' float, … February 16, 2011
2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria continues to attract press interest in 4 corners of the world

2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria continues to attract press interest in 4 corners of the world

The March 2011 Carnival, which will be taking place in the Seychelles from March 4-6, continues to attract press interest in the four corners of the world. Seychelles must be the smallest country entering into the "World of Carnivals," and the floats … February 15, 2011
Seychelles Connect helps to put Seychelles on the map at carnival time

Seychelles Connect helps to put Seychelles on the map at carnival time

"Seychelles Connect" is a company that very much echoes the spirit of the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" in "bringing the world to Seychelles" for the way in which this communication company's new phone application provides useful … February 15, 2011
17 days to go for the Seychelles carnival

17 days to go for the Seychelles carnival

The Seychelles Carnival was designed to bring the world to Seychelles. In exactly 17 days, on March 4, Victoria, the capital of Seychelles, will be host to Africa's newest carnival, which will see participation of the community of nations with their own … February 14, 2011
Italy delegation heads to Seychelles to participate in 2011 Carnaval International de Victoria

Italy delegation heads to Seychelles to participate in 2011 Carnaval International de Victoria

In keeping with its carnival tradition and with the wide array of carnival costumes and masks associated with it, Italy's city of Venice is due to participate in the 2011 Seychelles "Carnival International de Victoria," due to be held in Seychelles' capital … February 13, 2011
Picturesque island of La Digue to make strong entrance at 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

Picturesque island of La Digue to make strong entrance at 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

La Digue Island is gearing up to make a strong representation at the forthcoming 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held between March 4-6, 2011. Seychelles' third largest island plans to enter the carnival with a 50-strong … February 11, 2011
European Union set to display flags of member states as their float at Seychelles Carnival

European Union set to display flags of member states as their float at Seychelles Carnival

The European Union has demonstrated its support for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" due to be held between March 4-6, 2011 by pledging to have all its member states represented by their respective national flags during the procession … February 10, 2011
La Francophonie confirms its participation in the 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

La Francophonie confirms its participation in the 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

The forthcoming 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held between March 4-6, 2011, is set to witness the participation of a Francophonie float just prior to the 7th edition of the "Francophonie" week (Semaine de La Francophonie), … February 9, 2011
Seychelles Carnival: Bringing the world to Seychelles is now but 25 days away

Seychelles Carnival: Bringing the world to Seychelles is now but 25 days away

After an interval of 40 years, Seychelles is entering once more the world of carnival with one of its very own, the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," which Seychelles will be hosting between March 4-6, 2011. Seychelles’ first … February 7, 2011
Tanzania heading to the 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria with 2nd VP of Zanzibar

Tanzania heading to the 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria with 2nd VP of Zanzibar

Tanzania mainland and Zanzibar governments will participate in the forthcoming 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" being held under the theme "The Melting Pot of Cultures." The delegation from Tanzania will comprise both Tanzania's mainland … February 6, 2011
Russia set to attend 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria with largest float

Russia set to attend 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria with largest float

Russia continues to demonstrate their close ties and traditional solidarity with Seychelles having now accepted the invitation to attend the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held in Victoria between March 4-6, 2011. A … February 2, 2011
Seychelles businesses urged to join March carnival 2011 alongside world floats

Seychelles businesses urged to join March carnival 2011 alongside world floats

Business owners in the Seychelles are being urged to take advantage of the upcoming international carnival to promote their companies alongside the world floats coming to the islands for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." The Seychelles … January 30, 2011
Seychelles founding president stands behind March carnival

Seychelles founding president stands behind March carnival

Mr. James R. Mancham, founding President of Seychelles, recently sent a letter to the editor of Nation Publishing in Victoria, which was published and circulated throughout the islands. Here, eTurboNews shares with our readers, Mr. Mancham's letter, verbatim, … January 24, 2011
UK Notting Hill Carnival delegation to attend 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

UK Notting Hill Carnival delegation to attend 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria

It is now confirmed that a 30-strong delegation from UK’s world-famous Notting Hill Carnival has announced their intent to participate in the upcoming 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" due to be held between March 4-6, 2011. The … January 24, 2011
Seychelles Carnival kicks off with countdown

Seychelles Carnival kicks off with countdown

The launching ceremony of the countdown started with a welcoming speech by the Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, followed by the presentation of the carnival theme song, the carnival lottery, and pledging of financial from the sponsors. … January 21, 2011
Seychelles moves into the World of Carnivals

Seychelles moves into the World of Carnivals

PHILOSOPHY BEHIND THE CARNIVAL IN SEYCHELLES When the Seychelles islands were first settled, it was by a blend of individuals of different ethnicity, customs, and ways of life. Throughout its history and to this very day, Seychelles has continued to … December 17, 2010
Africa will have a new carnival in beautiful Seychelles

Africa will have a new carnival in beautiful Seychelles

Seychelles is planning an international carnival scheduled to take place in its capital, Victoria, in March 2011, echoing the time when Seychelles first became a melting pot of different cultures from the four corners of the planet. From March 4-6, 2011, … November 2, 2010



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