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Seychelles set to receive the Dusseldorf Carnival for the April 2014 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival

Seychelles set to receive the Dusseldorf Carnival for the April 2014 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival

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 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
Mason’s Travel of Seychelles uses annual carnival of the islands to increase its visibility

Mason’s Travel of Seychelles uses annual carnival of the islands to increase its visibility

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 uses carnival in Seychelles to push the coming UNWTO General Assembly in Africa

Zambia uses carnival in Seychelles to push the coming UNWTO General Assembly in Africa

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
Seychelles welcomes possibility to receive annually a Chinese cultural group

Seychelles welcomes possibility to receive annually a Chinese cultural group

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
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
Le Mauricien newspaper of Mauritius commends the carnival in Seychelles

Le Mauricien newspaper of Mauritius commends the carnival in Seychelles

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
South Africa showcases their culture and people at carnival in Seychelles

South Africa showcases their culture and people at carnival in Seychelles

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
COMESA flies the flags of its member states at the carnival in Seychelles

COMESA flies the flags of its member states at the carnival in Seychelles

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
Rodrigues island of Mauritius came, saw and now confirms participation at 2014 carnival in Seychelles

Rodrigues island of Mauritius came, saw and now confirms participation at 2014 carnival in Seychelles

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
Seychelles thanked for carnival 2013 by Chinese delegation

Seychelles thanked for carnival 2013 by Chinese delegation

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
Seychelles tourism ambassadors from around the world come together for Carnival 2013 in Seychelles

Seychelles tourism ambassadors from around the world come together for Carnival 2013 in Seychelles

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
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
Brazil carnival delegation ready to impress in Seychelles

Brazil carnival delegation ready to impress in Seychelles

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 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
The South African Cape Town Minstrels Performers have arrived in Seychelles for the coming carnival

The South African Cape Town Minstrels Performers have arrived in Seychelles for the coming carnival

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
Notting Hill Carnival of London heading to the Seychelles Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival of London heading to the Seychelles Carnival

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
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
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
International Coalition of Tourism Partners confirms presence at Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

International Coalition of Tourism Partners confirms presence at Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

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
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
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
Seychelles Tourism Ambassadors from around the globe confirm participation at coming carnival in Seychelles

Seychelles Tourism Ambassadors from around the globe confirm participation at coming carnival in Seychelles

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
Seychelles Carnival float parade rehearsal set for Saturday, January 26

Seychelles Carnival float parade rehearsal set for Saturday, January 26

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
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 Minister for Tourism and Culture and the Chief Executive of the Tourism Board open the carnival radio campaign on 1368

Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture and the Chief Executive of the Tourism Board open the carnival radio campaign on 1368

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
Seychelles veteran singers John Wirtz and Georges Payet present carnival 2013 organizers with a carnival song

Seychelles veteran singers John Wirtz and Georges Payet present carnival 2013 organizers with a carnival song

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
Seychelles and La Reunion Island meet and discuss coming Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival

Seychelles and La Reunion Island meet and discuss coming Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival

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
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
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
Belgium confirms participation at carnival in Seychelles with their group Echasseurs

Belgium confirms participation at carnival in Seychelles with their group Echasseurs

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
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
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
Dusseldorf Carnival and the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in the Seychelles set to continue to cooperate

Dusseldorf Carnival and the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in the Seychelles set to continue to cooperate

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
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
Carnival in Jakarta set to bring tourism visibility through popular events

Carnival in Jakarta set to bring tourism visibility through popular events

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
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
Popular magazine, “Evasion,” covers the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnaval International de Victoria

Popular magazine, “Evasion,” covers the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnaval International de Victoria

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
The Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival staged annually in Seychelles makes news in Serbian press

The Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival staged annually in Seychelles makes news in Serbian press

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
Mauritius puts an ends to the claim of “copy cat” of the annual carnival in the Seychelles

Mauritius puts an ends to the claim of “copy cat” of the annual carnival in the Seychelles

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
Carnaval International de Victoria 2012, co-hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion, proudly makes it on French TV

Carnaval International de Victoria 2012, co-hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion, proudly makes it on French TV

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
Seychelles is congratulated by the Notting Hill Carnival Roadshow of the UK

Seychelles is congratulated by the Notting Hill Carnival Roadshow of the UK

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
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
Germany records the German participation at the “Carnival of Carnivals” in Seychelles

Germany records the German participation at the “Carnival of Carnivals” in Seychelles

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
Dusseldorf Carnival – a new addition at the 2012 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

Dusseldorf Carnival – a new addition at the 2012 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

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
Notting Hill Carnival of the UK arrives in Seychelles for the 2102 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival of the UK arrives in Seychelles for the 2102 Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival

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 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
China moves to introduce The Elders Art Performing Association of Xiamen to Seychelles

China moves to introduce The Elders Art Performing Association of Xiamen to Seychelles

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
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
Australian Indigenous Art Exhibition moves to Seychelles in time for the island’s 2012 carnival

Australian Indigenous Art Exhibition moves to Seychelles in time for the island’s 2012 carnival

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
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
Emirates' float designed by Seychellois talents

Emirates' float designed by Seychellois talents

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
Greater mobilization for the visibility of the carnival in the Seychelles

Greater mobilization for the visibility of the carnival in the Seychelles

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
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
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
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
Edith Hunzinger, the Seychelles Frankfurt-based Tourist Office Manager, visits the Düsseldorf Carnival Organization as they prepare “royal” visit to the Seychelles

Edith Hunzinger, the Seychelles Frankfurt-based Tourist Office Manager, visits the Düsseldorf Carnival Organization as they prepare “royal” visit to the Seychelles

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
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
Seychelles tourism chief holds press conference at Mauritius Airport on the island’s 2012 Carnival

Seychelles tourism chief holds press conference at Mauritius Airport on the island’s 2012 Carnival

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
Dusseldorf Carnival of Germany is one new addition for the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

Dusseldorf Carnival of Germany is one new addition for the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

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
French television RFO interviews Alain St.Ange of Seychelles to update La Reunion on coming Carnival

French television RFO interviews Alain St.Ange of Seychelles to update La Reunion on coming Carnival

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
Seychelles meets press in Mauritius on 2012 Carnival

Seychelles meets press in Mauritius on 2012 Carnival

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
ASEAN Secretary General to attend the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

ASEAN Secretary General to attend the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles

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
Seychelles and La Reunion’s Carnival moves into gear with countdown

Seychelles and La Reunion’s Carnival moves into gear with countdown

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
Emirates and Seychelles Tourism Board launch drawing competition for the 2012 carnival

Emirates and Seychelles Tourism Board launch drawing competition for the 2012 carnival

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
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
The Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival, held annually in Seychelles, is gathering momentum

The Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival, held annually in Seychelles, is gathering momentum

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
The Vanilla Island’s annual Carnaval International de Victoria is now jointly hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion

The Vanilla Island’s annual Carnaval International de Victoria is now jointly hosted by Seychelles and La Reunion

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
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
The Reunion island press says that the Seychelles and La Reunion island’s new agreement makes way for a more spectacular carnival in the Vanilla Islands Group in the Indian Ocean

The Reunion island press says that the Seychelles and La Reunion island’s new agreement makes way for a more spectacular carnival in the Vanilla Islands Group in the Indian Ocean

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 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
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
Zanzibar Tourism Minister receives Seychelles Carnival limited edition book

Zanzibar Tourism Minister receives Seychelles Carnival limited edition book

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
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
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
Seychelles launches its publicity campaign for the 2012 carnival

Seychelles launches its publicity campaign for the 2012 carnival

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
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
East Africa Destination magazine promotes Seychelles carnival

East Africa Destination magazine promotes Seychelles carnival

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
Seychelles biggest and most popular event continues to make its mark in international news

Seychelles biggest and most popular event continues to make its mark in international news

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
Seychelles carnival triggers increase in visitor arrival numbers for the islands

Seychelles carnival triggers increase in visitor arrival numbers for the islands

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
UN Food and Agriculture Organization extends fight hunger message from Seychelles

UN Food and Agriculture Organization extends fight hunger message from Seychelles

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
La Francophonie on the bandwagon at 2011 Seychelles carnival

La Francophonie on the bandwagon at 2011 Seychelles carnival

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 People Newspaper from Seychelles speaks up on the island´s carnival

The People Newspaper from Seychelles speaks up on the island´s carnival

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
Mason’s Travel awarded Best Local Float in last week´s Seychelles carnival

Mason’s Travel awarded Best Local Float in last week´s Seychelles carnival

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
La Reunion island impresses with their UNESCO World Heritage Site during Seychelles carnival

La Reunion island impresses with their UNESCO World Heritage Site during Seychelles carnival

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
Zimbabwe news talks about their country´s delegation trip to Seychelles carnival

Zimbabwe news talks about their country´s delegation trip to Seychelles carnival

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
UK's Notting Hill Carnival takes best international float in Seychelles March 2011 carnival

UK's Notting Hill Carnival takes best international float in Seychelles March 2011 carnival

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
Seychelles 2011 Carnival International de Victoria takes capital by storm

Seychelles 2011 Carnival International de Victoria takes capital by storm

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 stations from around the world continue to be impressed by Seychelles carnival

TV stations from around the world continue to be impressed by Seychelles carnival

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
Seychelles reports a successful carnival 2011

Seychelles reports a successful carnival 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
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
Lima Calbio and Dionne Warwick arrive for the carnival

Lima Calbio and Dionne Warwick arrive for the carnival

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
La Reunion island announces details abut its carnival float heading for Seychelles

La Reunion island announces details abut its carnival float heading for Seychelles

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
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
Tanzania Zanzibar and Brazil delegations arrive for Seychelles carnival

Tanzania Zanzibar and Brazil delegations arrive for Seychelles carnival

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
HMS Richmond to dock in Port Victoria on March 2 in time for Seychelles carnival

HMS Richmond to dock in Port Victoria on March 2 in time for Seychelles carnival

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
Capetown Minstrels from South Africa arrive in Seychelles for 2011 carnival

Capetown Minstrels from South Africa arrive in Seychelles for 2011 carnival

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
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
Reunion Island's Waki Band holds press conference before traveling to Seychelles for carnival

Reunion Island's Waki Band holds press conference before traveling to Seychelles for carnival

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
London’s carnival to take center stage in Seychelles

London’s carnival to take center stage in Seychelles

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
Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority wishing warm welcome to delegations flying in for carnival

Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority wishing warm welcome to delegations flying in for carnival

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
Seychelles carnival on special TV program Monday, February 28

Seychelles carnival on special TV program Monday, February 28

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 Festival Kreol organization will be part of this week's carnival

Seychelles Festival Kreol organization will be part of this week's carnival

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
Seychelles welcomes first 2011 carnival delegation

Seychelles welcomes first 2011 carnival delegation

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
Air Seychelles staff holds carnival float parade rehearsal

Air Seychelles staff holds carnival float parade rehearsal

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
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
Reputed Afrique Asie magazine says Seychelles carnival will be unlike all others

Reputed Afrique Asie magazine says Seychelles carnival will be unlike all others

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
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
US musical legend Dionne Warwick will be FAO Goodwill Ambassador at Seychelles carnival

US musical legend Dionne Warwick will be FAO Goodwill Ambassador at Seychelles carnival

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
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
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

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

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
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
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
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 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 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
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
Seychelles minister of foreign affairs joined tourism chief in Dubai to promote their 2011 carnival

Seychelles minister of foreign affairs joined tourism chief in Dubai to promote their 2011 carnival

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
Soca News covers 2011 Seychelles Carnival

Soca News covers 2011 Seychelles Carnival

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
Tourism related blog makes interesting reading

Tourism related blog makes interesting reading

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
Councilor Edwards to generate support for Seychelles Carnival in UK

Councilor Edwards to generate support for Seychelles Carnival in UK

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
Abuja Carnival holds workshop in two geo-political zones

Abuja Carnival holds workshop in two geo-political zones

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

Explanations for the 2011 Seychelles Carnival International de Victoria

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



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