Les Suites de la Potinière in the heart of ski-haven Courchevel 1850 impresses with 650 slope kilometers, noble restaurants and boutiques.
Courchevel in the skiresort “Le Troi Vallées” is already well known for winter sport fans. But also noble … October 16, 2014
Château Eza is located between Nice and Monaco, tucked away in the medieval village Èze. Lingering 427 metres above the Mediterranean Sea, this wonderful boutique hotel, which used to be the residence to a Swedish prince, clings to the steep rock walls … July 15, 2014
The Château de Bagnols, located in the heart of Beaujolais in France is proud to re-open its historic castle gates to guests, sparkling with new facets and a refurbished touch. As of the beginning of April, guests can now enjoy the majestic glass roof … April 22, 2014
Château Eza is connected to the ancient village Èze, between Nice and Monaco along the Côte D’Azur in the South of France. Perched on a mountain peak, hovering more than 400 meters above the Mediterranean Sea, the boutique hotel, which was once … July 29, 2013
The 10th edition of the dedicated Seychelles Roadshow took place in France at the beginning of June 2013. As always, this event was extremely well supported and turned out by both Seychelles partners and French travel agents/tour operators.
It was … June 9, 2013
For the second consecutive year, a woman will chair the Salon du livre de Villeneuve Book Fair in France from May 24-26, 2013. And this year, the chair’s role will be held by a Reunion Island citizen and a member of the Superior Audiovisual Council, … May 29, 2013
The Seychelles islands confirmed its potential as a MICE destination at the 5th edition of the French international fair, the MEEDEX (Meeting Destination Experts) which took place from the April 3-4 in Paris.Held at the prestigious Carrousel du Louvre … April 15, 2013
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announces certification of Parc de Branfere in Morbihan, Brittany, in France. This unique Wildlife and Botanical Park impresses with an innovative ecological concept, based on the idea of total freedom for animals … March 29, 2013
The French Ambassador to Seychelles, Mme. Genevieve Lancu, hosted the General Manager of the International Organization of La Francophonie, Mr. Clement Duhaime, to a working breakfast at Le Meridien Fisherman’s Cove Hotel on the last day of his visit … February 24, 2013
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced re-certification of the Hotel Martinez in Cannes, in the south of France. Since its initial certification in 2010, this luxury hotel has continued to be a leader in sustainability and responsible tourism, … December 15, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced certification of La Fontaine du Hallate in Morbihan, Brittany, in France. This green campsite has demonstrated a commitment for sustainable development and respect for the natural environment for years. … November 30, 2012
The luxury hotel Les Suites de la Potiniere is going to be a gallery – Marie Christine Grulier presents an impressive selection of contemporary artwork.Offenbach/Courchevel 1850, November 14, 2012 – On December 15, 2012 an art exhibition directed … November 21, 2012
“Seychelles remains a strategic destination for Directours,” Corinne Louison, the General Manager Production, Sales and Marketing of Directours, said during a meeting with Elsia Grandcourt, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board, during a meeting … November 8, 2012
The Treaty of Paris, dated May 30, 1814 and ratified by the Vienna Congress on the June 9, 1815, took France back to its pre-January 1, 1792.
This treaty also provided for the territories and colonies of France to be reattached to France, but Article … October 21, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced certification of Le Grand Parc du Puy du Fou in Les Epesses, France. This unique historical theme park has demonstrated corporate social responsibility and environmental preservation for years.
“I … October 19, 2012
Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism & Culture, who was in Paris for Top Resa 2012 and who is also the President of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Regional Organization, said that he was supporting the bid by France and the island … September 27, 2012
The International Tourism Travel Fair of Paris saw the Seychelles Ambassador accredited to France tour the Tourism Travel Fair and stop at the Seychelles stand where he took time meet all the Seychelles delegates who had traveled to Paris to represent … September 27, 2012
Seychelles will be participating in the 7th Francophone Games to be held in the city of Nice, France, in September 2013.
The Games, held every 4 years since 1989, will next year provide a platform for 3,000 youths from 5 francophone continents to compete … September 27, 2012
Biarritz, a luxury seaside town along the Atlantic Coast, is the most expensive destination in France based on the cost of its lodging. That’s according to a new survey from French travel portal www.Allovoyages.fr . The survey compared hotel rates for … September 24, 2012
Seychelles is a country proud of its past and of the influences that has molded the Seychellois as a proud people. For many years since the Indian Ocean islands attained independence from Great Britain in 1976, the Seychelles has been progressively staging … September 23, 2012
France Info World News made it a point to get an update on Seychelles for its listeners through a long one-to-one interview conducted by the respected Jacques Plana himself with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture.
Jacques … September 23, 2012
The Seychelles tourism industry, serious in their effort to work with the island’s Tourism Board to consolidate the French market, are all in Paris this week for the annual Tourism Trade Fair – Top Resa.The Seychelles delegation is headed by Alain … September 19, 2012
The Seychelles visibility in Mauritius, the Indian Ocean region, and in France received an additional boost this last week with the release of a full-page feature article in the glossy full-color Cote Nord Magazine.
The Seychelles full-house meeting … August 3, 2012
The Seychelles Tourism Board and its partners wanting their fair share of the French market, accomplished another successful edition of the Tourism Board’s annual roadshow - Escapades Seychelles - held between June 4-7. This year saw the 9th edition … June 10, 2012
Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed MN' Organization (MNO) as its overseas representative office for France, effective from June 1, 2012.
Established in 2004 by Murielle Nouchy and based at La Celle St. Cloud in Paris, MNO is extensively well-connected … June 1, 2012
The recent ministerial working visit to France by Joel Morgan, the Seychelles Minister for Internal Affairs and Transport, and Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, has been followed by an unexpected number of press … May 24, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced recertification of the Best Western Premier Le Morgane in Chamonix in the heart of the French Alps. The hotel operates with a firm commitment to protect the environment, while delivering high-quality … May 24, 2012
Two Seychelles Ministers, Alain St.Ange responsible for Tourism & Culture, and Joel Morgan, responsible for Internal Affairs & Transport, jointly led a tourism and aviation delegation to Paris, France, where they called a press conference following a … May 22, 2012
The Seychelles Minister for Home Affairs and Transport, Joel Morgan, and the Minister Responsible for Tourism & Culture, Alain St.Ange, are jointly leading a tourism trade delegation for an industry meeting in Paris on May 21, 2012.
The Chief Executive … May 20, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced certification of Club Med Peisey-Vallandry in the Tarentaise Valley in the French Alps. This resort is the 25th Club Med Village to receive certification for its sustainability achievements. The company … May 2, 2012
LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - What could be more romantic than a visit to the “City of Light?” How about Paris plus a driving trip through the Loire Valley and its châteaux, the most beautiful landscape in France? TourCrafters has put it all together … April 30, 2012
Seychelles, the mid-ocean tropical tourist paradise, has reached its 2010 record in visitor arrival numbers with nearly six weeks to go to the end of the year.174,530 and counting was the message from Mahe in the Seychelles last week, when the archipelago’s … November 28, 2011
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announced Hotel Martinez in Cannes, France, has been recertified for its sustainable operations and management.
Hotel Martinez, overlooking the Mediterranean, is a cultural icon and a significant part of the heritage … November 6, 2011
French Minister Marie-Luce Penchard, the Minister responsible de l’intérieur, de l’outre-mer, des collectivités territoriales et de l’immigration, in the French government, met and discussed tourism in the Indian Ocean and the new partnership … September 27, 2011
A delegation from Seychelles’ tourism industry will be traveling to France over the weekend to represent the destination at the French Tourism trade fair – TOP RESA – in Paris, next week from September 20-23.
The Seychelles islands delegation … September 15, 2011
After completing its first successful week, taking the Seychelles destination and its selective products through various parts of France in the form of luxurious presentations provided by participating Seychelles hotels and airline partners, the Seychelles … June 9, 2011
Seychelles will again be promoting itself all over France for a full week, from June 6-16, 2011 in what they call their annual "Escapade Seychelles." The Seychelles Tourism Board, headed by Bernadette Willemin, the Board’s Director of Tourism for Europe, … June 1, 2011
A new sales competition for the Seychelles Smart Agents (travel agents who are accredited as trained Seychelles specialists) has been launched in France in order to generate sales for the Creole tropical islands during the 2012 March Carnival. Air Seychelles … April 27, 2011
At the last Paris Book Show, a new novel was launched by its author, Jean-Marc Lessiau. It is under this pen name that Jean-Marc Perrin, who resides in the middle of a Marine Park on Cerf Island in the Seychelles for the last seven years, published his … April 13, 2011
Finally Hotel les Suites de la Potinière***** in Courchevel 1850, France opens its doors to show once again what luxury at its best is like. For this years' season the hotel will be open from December 17th, 2010 until April 17th, 2011.
The unique … November 24, 2010
As perfect days go, they don’t come much better than gliding along a canal in the south of France and being serenaded by a raven-headed beauty with the voice of a diva. She, whoever she was, suddenly appeared from a window of a boat moored on the Canal … February 1, 2010
At four miles an hour, Go-Barging in Burgundy allows the body to relax into the rhythms of the French countryside while gliding past medieval villages and dark forests. Hotel Barging along the waterways of Europe is one of life’s great pleasures … January 21, 2010
MONTREAL – VIA Rail Canada is pleased to announce an exciting new opportunity for VIA Preference members who may now redeem their points for free trips on SNCF, the French railway system. From Paris to Perpignan, from Brest to Nice, the extensive SNCF … April 10, 2009
MADRID/BRODEAUX, France (September 17, 2008) - Constantly increasing global tourism competition in tourism has contributed to underscore the increasingly relevant role of destinations. Attractions, resorts, a city or a region are gaining relevance as … September 17, 2008