Last Sunday, Reunion bodyboarder, Amaury Lavernhe, won the GSS Itacoatiara. The fourth stage of the IBA World Tour was held in Brazil. Amaury is a well-deserved Ambassador of Reunion Island.
Amaury won the GSS Pro Itacoatiara, fourth stage of the 2013 … June 19, 2013
After discovering the seaside coast of the island and enjoying its sandy beaches and its preserved lagoon, on Tuesday, participants of Mega Mascarun headed south and east, to meet the volcano and vivid water. It was an eventful day that ended with a traditional … June 12, 2013
The La Reunion weekly popular magazine, “7 Magazine,” has started dedicating a full page of its weekly issue to the Vanilla Islands Regional Organization.This agreement to make available a full-color page in “7 Magazine” was reached just a week … June 11, 2013
The four teams from France, Belgium, Switzerland, and Germany have now joined the two French teams who arrived yesterday. During a lunch fete in the water, the starting tests were launched!
By late morning on Monday, teams for Mega Mascarun were full. … June 11, 2013
The Seychelles Tourism Board's marketing executives responsible for the Indian Ocean markets have successfully attained their objectives in convincing travel operators that Seychelles remains a true partner of the Reunion Island travel trade. Reunion … June 10, 2013
St. Peter in the south of Reunion Island has decided to take part in the 10th edition of "The Sakifo Off.”. On this occasion, restaurateurs await festival-goers, artists, professionals, journalists, and partners of the festival to a relaxed musical … June 7, 2013
The unique concept of My Run card was launched by Reunion Island Tourism in June 2013 offering benefits and discounts for meetings travel on Reunion Island and France. The card is available online and offers discounts for an entire year both in France … June 6, 2013
Jerome and Stephane Lebon Lenormand, two students at CAP Centhor, won the ANPCR Trophy (National Association of Teachers of Kitchens and Restaurants) 2013. The event took place in Nimes on Reunion Island at the end of last April.
Both CAP students … June 5, 2013
The 10th edition of the festival Chouchou will take place in Darling located in Chouchou in Hell-Bourg, Salazie, on Reunion Island will take place this year from from Friday-Sunday, June 7-9. Activities and fun times include straw braiding, Darling cakes, … June 5, 2013
The Seychelles tourism private sector will soon get a boost in their development with new funding options. An invitation has been extended to the “Agence Francaise de Developpement" (AFD) by Seychelles Tourism & Culture Minister Alain St.Ange who met … June 5, 2013
Every day, Cyril Hanouna and columnists land on D8 in an uninhibited comedy show on TV, Do Not Touch My Computer. On Monday, June 3, the former Miss France, Valerie Begue, was the guest of the show and was an opportunity for her to get back on his adventure … June 5, 2013
This morning, the head of the shelter of the Cave Dufour on Reunion Island woke up in a beautiful setting. It snowed at the top of Piton des Neiges, which means snow mountain, something that has not happened for six years.
The Piton des Neiges, a … June 4, 2013
As part of the strategy implemented in priority markets on destination meetings, Reunion Island Tourism (IRT) conducted a training meeting on May 30 in Belgium. Tourism professionals learned about the island’s tourism product in order to provide them … June 4, 2013
Tropic Appart, the first holiday residence to have been born on Reunion Island in 2007, has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence for 2013 by TripAdvisor, based on praise received from TripAdvisor’s community of travelers.
back in July of 2007, … June 3, 2013
From June 3-14, try your luck to win gift vouchers brought into play by the UHR. The UHR Reunion is offering up to 20,000 euro vouchers to claim membership in the hotels on the island. There will be 400 vouchers given away, each worth 50 euro for 25 hotels … June 3, 2013
Louis Andre Goulay, the European champion, will be in South Africa on June 15, at the Kyokushin Karate Tournament to be held in Cape Town. This young ambassador for Reunion Island will help to promote island tourism from his participation at the event.
Louis … June 3, 2013
The 10th Sakifo Music Festival will be held from June 7-9 in Saint-Pierre. This year, the program consists of a range of artists from different backgrounds around world, announcing a colorful event. It is worth a go to St. Peter for a musical mix of international … May 31, 2013
In September 2013, Reunion Island will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the first air crossing of the Mediterranean made by Roland Garros, legendary aviator born in Saint-Denis, Reunion Island.
It was on September 23, 1913, that the young airman … May 31, 2013
Reunion Island Tourism (IRT), through "Teaching Moments," a Tourist Excellence Cluster, released a set of seven families of tourism, and published 5,000 copies that were distributed to all primary schools on the island.The IRT, in 2011, joined the national … May 31, 2013
Piton Anchaing (enchanting gold), at 1,351 meters tall, is the summit of the legendary Salazie and volcanic caldera area of Reunion Island. Legendary for its story, right at the heart of Reunion Island folklore, Anchaing, a maroon slave, and his wife … May 30, 2013
From May 29 to June 1, ten Italian tour operators will survey Reunion Island to discover its people, its landscapes, and its tourism products. This educational tour is a combined effort between Reunion Island Tourism (IRT) with Mauritius for the European … May 29, 2013
On September 23, 1913, Roland Garros, a young airman born in Saint-Denis on Reunion Island, was on the first air crossing of the Mediterranean. Today, Reunion Island is associated with one of the most prestigious tennis tournaments, the French Open, which … May 29, 2013
The Abyss Dive Centre on Reunion Island took the plunge on the weekend of Saturday & Sunday, May 25 & 26, to literally immerse itself in the Indian Ocean.
The race began at 8:15 am on Saturday, May 25, for two dives at two different sites: Sec Zitte … May 29, 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 2013 edition of the holiday festival Sakifo will rendezvous on Reunion Island, this year celebrating its 10th anniversary. For the occasion, the organizers have planned an outstanding musical program reflecting the colors of the world and the Indian … May 24, 2013
Since the end of 2010, Reunion Island Tourism has been inviting travel netizens
to Facebook, the world's largest social network. Today, in May 2013, 100,000 fans
are onboard to explore and discover "island travel."
According to the barometer of the … May 17, 2013
LE REUNION- With sadness and dismay the Tourist Office of Reunion Island (IRT) addressed the misfortune of the fatal accident involving a surfer who entered the ocean despite official warnings to stay out of the water. The IRT would like to express to … May 16, 2013
LUX Ile de La Reunion won the Leading Island Hotel award tonight at the World Travel Awards (WTA) being held in the Maldives. The award was accepted at the WTA Indian Ocean gala dinner this evening.
Located on the lush volcanic island of Reunion, LUX … May 12, 2013
Following the recent discussions between Pascal Viroleau, the Head of the IRT (Ile Reunion Tourisme), and Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Seychelles tourism has this week welcomed Mr. Didier Robert, the President … January 21, 2013
Following the recent discussions between Pascal Viroleau, the Head of the IRT (Ile Reunion Tourisme), and Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, Seychelles tourism has this week welcomed Mr. Didier Robert, the President … January 20, 2013
Seychelles Minister Alain St. Ange discussed future partnership in the field of culture and tourism with a high delegation from Reunion island. Headed by the Vice President of the regional Council, Mrs. Huguette Vidot, the delegation was comprised of … October 31, 2012
Reunion island is not only a tropical paradise in the Indian Ocean. The Tourism Board likes to communicate about the protected lagoon, the mountains that are a UNESCO Heritage site, and the cultures, religions, and ethnic groups coming from all over the … February 16, 2012
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