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New grand slam victory for Moz

New grand slam victory for Moz

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
Mega Mascarun: the adventure continues

Mega Mascarun: the adventure continues

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
Vanilla Islands - Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion Island, Madagascar, Mauritius & Mayotte - gets more recognition as the new Indian Ocean block

Vanilla Islands - Comoros, Seychelles, Reunion Island, Madagascar, Mauritius & Mayotte - gets more recognition as the new Indian Ocean block

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
Day 1 Mega Mascarun: let's go for the challenges!

Day 1 Mega Mascarun: let's go for the challenges!

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
Seychelles Tourism Board's marketing executives on sales call on Reunion Island

Seychelles Tourism Board's marketing executives on sales call on Reunion Island

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

"OFF" mode for Sakifo in the south of Reunion Island

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
Reunion Island launches meeting card benefits and site: myrun.re

Reunion Island launches meeting card benefits and site: myrun.re

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
Reunion Island’s winning restaurant in Nimes

Reunion Island’s winning restaurant in Nimes

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
Darling party on Reunion Island

Darling party on Reunion Island

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
Opening doors for Seychelles tourism private sector funding

Opening doors for Seychelles tourism private sector funding

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
Valerie Begue sings in Creole Cyril Hanouna

Valerie Begue sings in Creole Cyril Hanouna

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
Snow falls in Piton des Neiges on Reunion Island

Snow falls in Piton des Neiges on Reunion Island

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
Uniclam tour operator expert on Reunion Island

Uniclam tour operator expert on Reunion Island

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 wins Certificate of Excellence 2013 from TripAdvisor

Tropic Appart wins Certificate of Excellence 2013 from TripAdvisor

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
Reunion Island launches big hotel game

Reunion Island launches big hotel game

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 in Kyokushin Karate Tournament in South Africa

Louis Andre Goulay in Kyokushin Karate Tournament in South Africa

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
Sakifo celebrates its 10th anniversary on Reunion Island

Sakifo celebrates its 10th anniversary on Reunion Island

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
Reunion Island celebrates 100 years of Roland Garros

Reunion Island celebrates 100 years of Roland Garros

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 unveils 7 families of tourism

Reunion Island Tourism unveils 7 families of tourism

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 of Reunion Island: when history gives way to legend

Piton Anchaing of Reunion Island: when history gives way to legend

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
Reunion Island hosts Italian tour operators

Reunion Island hosts Italian tour operators

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
Reunion Island celebrates 100 years of legendary aviator born in Saint-Denis

Reunion Island celebrates 100 years of legendary aviator born in Saint-Denis

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
Dive into the Indian Ocean!

Dive into the Indian Ocean!

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
Reunion Island woman chairs France Book Fair

Reunion Island woman chairs France Book Fair

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
Reunion Island vibrates to the rhythm of Sakifo festival!

Reunion Island vibrates to the rhythm of Sakifo festival!

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
Facebook: Reunion Island Tourism welcomes its 100,000th fan!

Facebook: Reunion Island Tourism welcomes its 100,000th fan!

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
Statement by the Tourist Office of Reunion Island on surfer’s fatal accident

Statement by the Tourist Office of Reunion Island on surfer’s fatal accident

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
Reunion’s only 5-star hotel wins World Travel Award

Reunion’s only 5-star hotel wins World Travel Award

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
Reunion-Seychelles islands meet in Port Victoria

Reunion-Seychelles islands meet in Port Victoria

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
Reunion-Seychelles islands meet in Port Victoria

Reunion-Seychelles islands meet in Port Victoria

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
Reunion island assisting Seychelles in the advancement of culture

Reunion island assisting Seychelles in the advancement of culture

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, Europe in the Indian Ocean

Reunion island, Europe in the Indian Ocean

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
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



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