A news release published in EXPRESS.DE of Germany has confirmed that the known and very popular Dusseldorf Carnival is set to be back in Seychelles next April to fly the German flag and participate in the 2014 edition of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands … May 5, 2013
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
The known Seychelles Destination Management Company, Mason’s Travel, joined the annual carnival parade in Seychelles to increase its visibility through the large bank of international press coming from the four corners of the world in Seychelles to … February 19, 2013
Zambia tourism was in Seychelles last week to showcase their rich African culture and their people at the annual Carnaval International de Victoria. The Zambia delegation was headed by Minister Keith A. Mukata, the Deputy Minister for Culture and Arts. … February 19, 2013
The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange, has announced that Seychelles will annually play host to a professional group of Chinese cultural performers.
Minister Alain St.Ange made this announcement during China’s renowned … February 19, 2013
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
Mr. Jean Clement Cangy was recently in Seychelles to cover the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria in the Seychelles. This week he published an article in the Le Mauricien newspaper of Mauritius wishing continued success to this unique … February 19, 2013
Some countries never miss an opportunity to showcase to the world their people and their culture. This was the case by South Africa last week when they moved two delegations coming from Cape Town and KwaZulu Natal to the carnival in Seychelles.
South … February 18, 2013
Sandra Uwera, the Business Council Coordinator for COMESA, the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa, was personally in Seychelles last week to fly the flags of all the organization’s member states in the carnival parade that continues to take … February 18, 2013
A delegation from the Mauritius island of Rodrigues was in Seychelles for the third edition of Carnaval Internationale de Victoria from February 8-10. The delegation was headed by the island's Tourism Commissioner, Mr. Jean Richard Payenbee, who was accompanied … February 15, 2013
The twenty-strong Chinese delegation who participated in the 2013 edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria called on the Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive Officer, Mrs. Elsia Grandcourt, at the Seychelles Tourism Board Headquarters, Bel … February 12, 2013
The Seychelles Tourism Ambassador Program was launched some three years ago to recognize Seychellois nationals now living and working in the four corners of the world and to use their contacts and local knowledge of their new adopted country to help promote … February 12, 2013
“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
Seychelles has seen the arrival of Brazil's “Rosas de Ouro Samba Dancers and Drummers” delegation early this morning for the 2013 edition of the annual Carnaval International de Victoria that is staged in Seychelles.
This year for the first time … February 7, 2013
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
The second delegation to take part in this weekend’s Carnaval International de Victoria in Seychelles arrived in the country on Monday from Cape Town South Africa. Seychelles has now seen the arrival of six of the famous Minstrels performers headed … February 5, 2013
The Notting Hill Carnival Roadshow Company is again heading this week to the Seychelles to take part in the annual Carnaval International de Victoria where they will parade side by side with the best and most known carnivals from across the world.
The … February 5, 2013
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
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
It has now been confirmed that the President and the Chairman of the International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) are both flying to Seychelles to be present at the Official Opening Ceremony of the annual Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival. Mr. … January 27, 2013
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Mrs. Rita Romain-Richez, Tourism Ambassador from France, in collaboration with Mrs. Maryvonne Pool, Tourism Ambassador from Tanzania, have confirmed the participation of Seychelles Tourism Ambassadors at the 2013 edition of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands … January 21, 2013
A meeting was held at the ICCS Conference Center in Victoria on January 18, 2013 by Terry Carolla of the carnival production team, and Jimmy Savy, the Chief Executive Officer of the National Arts Council, in preparation for the upcoming Carnaval International … January 18, 2013
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, 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 has launched its media campaign for Carnaval International de Victoria. It was the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture Alain St.Ange, and the Chief Executive of Seychelles Tourism Board who were the invited guests for a live talk show … January 16, 2013
The remake of John Wirtz’s populous 1976 Seychelles Independence song, now with a carnival theme, has been presented to Tourism Minister Alain St.Ange and Tourism Board CEO Elsia Grandcourt in a small ceremony at the Ministry of Tourism & Culture at … January 14, 2013
The Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism & Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange, and the Head of the Ile Reunion Tourisme (IRT), Mr. Pascal Viroleau, met last week to discuss the coming carnival they are both co-hosting alongside Madagascar and Zimbabwe. … January 13, 2013
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
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
Belgium is the latest European country to confirm their participation at the February 8-10 Carnaval International de Victoria. This spectacular unique event is staged annually in Seychelles and is this year being co-hosted by Seychelles, La Reunion, Madagascar, … January 6, 2013
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
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
Dr. Rolph Herpens, the Vice President of the Dusseldorf Carnival Committee, returned to Germany from a trip to the Seychelles where he met with Alain St.Ange, the island’s Minister responsible for Tourism & Culture, and Elsia Grandcourt, the CEO of … October 23, 2012
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
The coming carnival in Jakarta is another innovative move by a tourism destination to get visibility for its tourism industry through popular events. Indonesia, through its Bali Tourism Board and their Bali Hotel Association, are current members of the … September 3, 2012
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
The highly-respected and very popular “Evasion” magazine is taking all its readers back to the last edition of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnaval International de Victoria
“Frenzy of colors” is the title of the full-color four pages … July 31, 2012
Seychelles and La Reunion’s nonstop three-day Carnival Festival of dance, music, and color – the much-awaited event of the Indian Ocean calendar of events held between March 2-4, 2012, has gained maximum publicity in the May issue of the Serb’s … June 20, 2012
The Mauritius Tourism Promotional Authority (MTPA) has made the move to put an end to the claim of the “copy cat” action of the annual carnival in the Seychelles, which was co-hosted in March this year by the Vanilla Islands of the Seychelles and … June 10, 2012
The French TV Network - TV5Monde - has been reporting on the last edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria, the only equator belt annual carnival, which is also referred to as the Vanilla Islands Carnival.
The 2012 edition of that tropical … April 29, 2012
Claire Holder OBE, the Managing Director of UK’s most popular and most known carnival group, the Notting Hill Carnival Roadshow, has written to Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, and to Marymonde Matatiken, the … March 25, 2012
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
German newspapers, including the Bild, have been reporting on the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion in Victoria in the Seychelles. One main article by Melanie Voisin records the success of the carnival that is staged … March 15, 2012
The German flag was flown this year at the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival staged by Seychelles and La Reunion in Seychelles by the Dusseldorf Carnival delegation made up of some 50 people. The Dusseldorf Carnival was a new addition to the carnival … March 5, 2012
The 40-plus delegation from the famous and very popular Notting Hill Carnival from the UK has arrived in the Seychelles where they will participate in the 2012 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival jointly hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion.
UK’s … February 29, 2012
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
From China it is confirmed that the Elders Art Performing Association of Xiamen is traveling to Seychelles to be part of the 2012 Carnaval International de Victoria.
After the approval of the Department of Civil Affairs of Xiamen, the Elders Art Performing … February 28, 2012
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
The Australian High Commission accredited to Seychelles, in cooperation with the Seychelles Ministry of Social Development & Culture, is proud to bring “Message Stick” to the Seychelles.
“Message Stick” showcases a collection of contemporary … February 26, 2012
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
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
Emirates today announced that the design of its float for the “Carnaval International de Victoria 2012” will be inspired from the sketch of 10-year-old Hilary Denousse from Bel Eau Primary School, who won the STB/Emirates drawing competition, which … February 24, 2012
Different sectors of the Seychelles business community are realizing the importance of the annual carnival that is staged in the islands and have upped their own support in differed ways and means.
Walter Confait and his advertising agency of Anse … February 21, 2012
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
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
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
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
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
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
FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany — Edith Hunzinger, Regional Manager of the Seychelles Tourist Office in Germany, recently met the “royal couple” of the carnival celebrations in Düsseldorf, where the Seychelles will be featured prominently in this year’s … February 9, 2012
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
Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, used a transit stop in Mauritius to hold a press conference with the island’s television, radio, and written press to update Mauritius on the upcoming Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival which … February 8, 2012
The Seychelles Tourism Board has confirmed that the Dusseldorf Carnival of Germany is one of the new delegations coming to the 2012 “Carnival of Carnivals” in the Seychelles. “They are coming with a strong 50-plus delegation to be part of the carnival … February 7, 2012
The CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Alain St.Ange, ended a two-day working visit in La Reunion with a meeting with TV and written press of La Reunion so as to update the Indian Ocean French Island on the Vanilla Islands Carnival that is staged annually … February 7, 2012
Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, used a transit stop in Mauritius to meet with the Mauritian press to help raise the visibility of the 2012 India Ocean Vanilla Islands “Carnaval International de Victoria,” which is staged annually … February 6, 2012
The Secretary General of ASEAN (Association of the South East Asia Nations), H.E. Dr. Surin Pitsuwan, has confirmed that he will personally attend the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival that will be held in Seychelles from March 2-4.
The ASEAN Secretary … February 5, 2012
The 2012 carnival of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands that is staged in Seychelles annually by Seychelles and La Reunion, moved into gear this week with an official countdown that took place at the International Conference Center (ICCS) in Victoria, the … January 29, 2012
In a move to encourage interaction and participation of young Seychellois in the 2012 Carnival, Emirates and the Seychelles Tourism Board have announced a joint drawing competition for primary schools of the archipelago.
Pupils aged between 6 and 12 … January 18, 2012
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 is reported from the islands of the Seychelles and La Reunion that arrangements for their March 2012 carnival is gathering momentum. More press than ever before seen in the Indian Ocean region have confirmed that they will visit the Vanilla Islands … December 20, 2011
Countries have joined forces to hold the FIFA Football World Cup and such major events. This approach has been commended as being novel and realistic and economy friendly, yet achieving the needed results. This is why it is encouraging to see two islands … December 18, 2011
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
The La Reunion island press of December 13 has reflected on the new agreement signed between the IRT (La Reunion Tourism) and the STB (Seychelles Tourism Board). Both of the islands’ main daily newspapers, Le Quotidien de La Réunion and Le Journal … December 14, 2011
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
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
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
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
Minister Jihad Abdillah Hassan, the Minister responsible for Information, Culture, Tourism, and Sports from the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar in Tanzania, was presented with a limited edition Seychelles Carnival Book, "SEYCHELLES, Enters the World … August 1, 2011
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
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
The Creole Islands of the Seychelles has this week used at the IIPT Conference in Lusaka, Zambia, to set its publicity campaign going for the island’s 2012 "Carnaval International de Victoria."Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, … May 19, 2011
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
It is Steve Shelley of the East Africa Destination magazine who is doing the Seychelles' carnival of carnivals proud this time. The March issue of one of the most important East African travel magazines has been promoting the unique Seychelles carnival … April 17, 2011
The Seychelles unique "carnival of carnivals," which was held in early March this year, was the biggest event ever organized in the Creole Islands of the Seychelles, and it is today widly accepted as having been the most popular event held in these islands. … March 31, 2011
Visitor arrivals to the Seychelles during the week of the 2011 Seychelles carnival soared by 2%, and this has been attributed in majority to the participants from the 21 foreign floats who traveled to the islands for the big event.
A total 4,305 visitors … March 16, 2011
While the people of Seychelles, as well as tourists, cajoled in the 2011 Seychelles carnival, a message was also very clear to the crowd that they must join the world in fighting against hunger.
The message was brought home by music legend, Dionne … March 16, 2011
A total of 21 international groups had gathered in Seychelles for the international carnival that was held between March 4-6, and among them was the well-known French organization La Francophonie.
La Francophonie's participation in the carnival was … March 14, 2011
The chime of Seychelles clock tower in the center of Victoria did not miss a beat last Friday. Inaugurated by the Queen of England in 1903, Victoria’s clock tower never looked taller and more attractive, and it had more company last weekend than it … March 12, 2011
Destination Management Company in the Seychelles, Mason’s Travel, was able to beat off stiff competition in the 2011 Seychelles carnival to take first prize as best local float.
The Indian Ocean islands were organizing their first international carnival, … March 11, 2011
The Indian Ocean Island of La Reunion has made an unprecedented mark during the 2011 Seychelles carnival when they paraded a float in the carnival procession depicting their volcano and their newly-accredited UNESCO World Heritage Site. La Reunion Island´s … March 11, 2011
The Zimbabwe delegation to the Seychelles carnival has made news in their home country. Their local news said: "Zimbabwe's delegation to the Seychelles carnival, led by Vice President Joice Mujuru, is back home after a successful tour of duty, which saw … March 10, 2011
The Notting Hill’s group from UK was a resounding success in the 2011 Seychelles Carnival and has been undisputedly awarded the Best International Float trophy.
The reputed Notting Hill carnival was one of over 20 international floats taking part … March 9, 2011
Never-before-seen crowds began to squeeze themselves into every nook and cranny of the Seychelles capital, Victoria, as the Carnaval International de Victoria" thundered into town on the evening of Friday, March 4 for a grand opening ceremony by the clock … March 9, 2011
TV reporters joined the ongoing interest alongside the many written press who descended on Seychelles for the first edition of the tropical islands' "Carnival of Carnivals." Seychelles is being seen as the host of a new event that is now offering to the … March 9, 2011
The Seychelles have reported to the press covering their 2011 carnival that they were overtaken by the success of their innovative "Carnival of Carnivals." The foreign participation exceeded expectations with delegations flying in from as far away as … March 7, 2011
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
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
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
Yesterday saw the American music legend Dionne Warwick and the Soca Queen from Trinidad, Lima Calbio, land in Seychelles just in time for the opening ceremony of the 2011 Seychelles "Carnival International de Victoria." Both stars were met by Alain St.Ange, … March 3, 2011
The Indian Ocean Island of La Reunion has confirmed details about their float for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." It is the unique UNESCO World Heritage Site of La Reunion that will take center stage of the La Reunion Island … March 2, 2011
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
The Tanzanian-Zanzibar delegation for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval
International de Victoria" arrived in the country yesterday, led by HE the Second Vice President, Hon Seif Ali Iddi, as did he Brazilian delegation who are eager to be part of the carnival … March 1, 2011
It is now confirmed that HMS Richmond will be coming alongside Port Victoria on Wednesday, March 2 at 12:30 pm, and for the first time, a UK Naval Ship will be doing a ceremonial arrival, whereby all available crew will be dressed in their military whites … March 1, 2011
The Capetown Minstrels from the Western Cape in South Africa have arrived in Seychelles to take part in the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." The group, who is staying at the Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino, have said they … March 1, 2011
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
Sully Fontaine and the "Waki Band" of La Reunion island in the Indian Ocean has held a press conference in La Reunion prior to their flight to Seychelles where they will be participating alongside the La Reunion island official delegation in the 2011 … February 28, 2011
The Carnival Roadshow Company has been invited by the British High Commissioner in Seychelles to take a delegation of London’s top masquerade, steel bands, and leading DJs from The Notting Hill Carnival to Seychelles from March 4 to 6, 2011 for the … February 28, 2011
The Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority (SCAA) has joined the national bandwagon eager to make the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" a success by taking its position as the first contact with all arriving delegations seriously. Gilbert … February 27, 2011
With just four days left for the 2011 Seychelles "Carnival International de Victoria," the Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) will be screening a special carnival program on TV on Monday, February 28 at 9:00 pm. This is an indication of the importance … February 27, 2011
Seychelles organizers of the "Festival Kreol" have confirmed that they will have their own float in this week's carnival that seems now set to overtake Victoria, the capital of Seychelles. The Creole Tropical Islands of the Seychelles have been holding … February 27, 2011
Last Saturday Seychelles welcomed its first carnival delegation. Mr, Suleiman, 2nd Secretary to the Vice President of Zanzibar Tanzania, arrived ahead of the Vice President of Zanzibar Tanzania, accompanied by two other government officers.
Zanzibar … February 27, 2011
On Saturday morning, cars driving to Victoria from the south of Mahe, the main island of Seychelles, stopped when they got in front of the Air Seychelles Headquarters wondering what was happening because of the large number of staff members of the airline … February 27, 2011
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
The known and reputed French-based "Afrique Asie" magazine has published an editorial on page 10 of its January issue to explain the coming Seychelles carnival. "A carnival unlike all others" is the title of the article, which brings out the difference … February 23, 2011
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
The Food Agricultural Organization (FAO) has confirmed that the US musical legend, Dionne Warwick, will be traveling to Seychelles to be the UN FAO’s Goodwill Ambassador at the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria." Dionne Warwick is … February 21, 2011
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
The 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" will be welcoming Grace Barbé, its famous Afro-Kreol daughter and singer, coming all the way from Australia.Popular Creole singer and songwriter, Grace Barbé, will return to her country of birth, … February 19, 2011
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
"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
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
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
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
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
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 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
Minister Jean Paul Adam, the Seychelles minister of foreign affairs joined Alain St.Ange, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board and eTurboNews ambassador, to sell the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria" to Dubai. Victoria, the capital … October 14, 2010
SPECIALISTS COVER EVENTS AIMED AT SPREADING CULTURES AROUND THE WORLD
The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) is pleased to share an article from Soca News (SN) about the country's first grand-scale cultural carnival. Soca stands for "spreading our culture … September 19, 2010
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO TAKE NOTICE OF 2011 SEYCHELLES CARNIVAL
Derren Joseph from Trinidad wrote of his blog about the new drive behind the creole tropical islands of the Seychelles. These Indian Ocean Islands' tourism industry is the responsibility of … September 16, 2010
The Seychelles Tourism Board, through its chief executive officer Alain St.Ange, used a meeting with Frida Edwards, the Seychellois-born British Councilor for Havant who was holidaying in Seychelles recently, to discuss support for the Seychelles International … September 14, 2010
The 2010 Abuja Carnival Management Committee has concluded a strategic workshop in two geo-political zones of the country with the view to improving the quality and the content of this year’s edition holding from November 27-30, 2010.
The workshops … September 13, 2010
VICTORIA, Mahe, Seychelles - Seychelles hosted a first Carnival in Victoria in 1972, which was attended by Princess Margaret of Great Britain. It was an opportunity for visitors to Seychelles to see and to appreciate the diversity of the Seychellois culture. … September 11, 2010