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Seychelles Tourism Minister knows how to walk the talk

Seychelles Tourism Minister knows how to walk the talk

Since moving offices at Espace Building, Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, has adopted a lead-by-example management approach.

Large crowds of tourists and locals traveling to Praslin this coming weekend

Large crowds of tourists and locals traveling to Praslin this coming weekend

The Domaine de La Reserve Hotel on Praslin last Friday hosted the Organizing Committee of the Praslin Culinary & Arts Fiesta for their final meeting before the official launch of this ...

Panel situation review: Tourism in Seychelles

Panel situation review: Tourism in Seychelles

By Juergen T Steinmetz, eTN

Tourism in Seychelles was discussed with the press as part of a review of the region's tourism industry.

Seychelles Bayview Villa moves to become owner operated

Seychelles Bayview Villa moves to become owner operated

The Seychelles Bayview Villa is enjoying a fresh start as an 'owner operator establishment'.

Domaine de Val des Pres will be cultural tourism village and set to be a top tourist attraction in Seychelles

Domaine de Val des Pres will be cultural tourism village and set to be a top tourist attraction in Seychelles

The Domaine de Val des Pres located in the Au Cap district is set to be turned into an attractive place for visitors and locals while at the same time preserving and conserving its historical and ...

Hong Kong Airlines and Air Seychelles codeshare

Hong Kong Airlines and Air Seychelles codeshare

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, and Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed SKYTRAX 4-star airline, have signed a codeshare agreement to provide ...

Positioning tourism personalities as leaders of global tourism

Seychelles tourism executives emerge as tourism stars Positioning tourism personalities as leaders of global tourism

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, and Sherin Naiken, the Chief Executive of the Seychelles Tourism Board, are positioned on “Times Now” of India as leaders of the ...

Conquering a small piece of the “Garden of Eden” on Seychelles' Praslin Island

Paradise tourism - a new niche Conquering a small piece of the “Garden of Eden” on Seychelles' Praslin Island

On the hill top of Anse Boudin, Marie Pierrani has built her own Heaven on Earth.

First Vanilla Islands cultural and gastronomic festival of the Comoros Islands

Travel, tourism, beaches culture and Bon Appétit when visiting Comoros Islands First Vanilla Islands cultural and gastronomic festival of the Comoros Islands

The tourism industry is searching for visitors to experience and discover authentic destinations. Islands of the Indian Ocean meet these aspirations.

Clocking in 40 years of service in the tourism industry

Clocking in 40 years of service in the tourism industry

Working in the hotel tourism industry for 4 decades is not an easy task - it is one which requires determination and perseverance.

Seychelles: First-time carnival on the island of La Digue was a real hit

Seychelles: First-time carnival on the island of La Digue was a real hit

Vibrant colors, rhythmic and pulsating music, young and old dancing on the road at La Passe were all added to the carnival frenzy on La Digue island recently.

Tourism Industry Association of Seychelles and Minister discuss high-level meeting

Tourism Industry Association of Seychelles and Minister discuss high-level meeting

Freddy Karkaria, the Chairperson of the Seychelles Hospitality and Tourism Association (SHTA), and Alain St.Ange, the island's Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, were both on the island ...

Reclaiming tourism with a nut and a fiesta

Seychelles Praslin Island to use Culinary and Arts Fiesta to claim back its Coco de Mer Reclaiming tourism with a nut and a fiesta

As the clock ticks for the grand opening of the first Praslin’s Culinary and Arts Fiesta on September 5-7, the organizing committee of the fiesta became more aggressive in its media campaign to ...

Seychelles & South Africa explore new opportunities for collaboration through world of tourism

Seychelles & South Africa explore new opportunities for collaboration through world of tourism

Seychelles is not always talked about as the tourism destination for groups and incentives, but instead it has continued to consolidate its position as an events-based destination.

Seychelles Tourism Board rewards winners of the annual La Digue’s yacht race winners

Yacht race prize-giving ceremony Seychelles Tourism Board rewards winners of the annual La Digue’s yacht race winners

Eight teams took part in this year’s annual La Digue yacht race, a sports competition organized as part of the Feast of the Assumption on La Digue every August 15.

Seychellois Tourism Industry on Praslin island put Seychelles Creole culture back into perspective

First Edition of the Praslin Culinary & Arts Fiesta approaches Seychellois Tourism Industry on Praslin island put Seychelles Creole culture back into perspective

The call by the Seychelles Ministry of Tourism & Culture and Tourism Board for tourism establishments to embrace the Seychelles Creole culture and to serve more of the island's mouth-watering ...

Seychelles Tourism Board and Air Seychelles pave the way for more cooperation

Seychelles Tourism Board and Air Seychelles pave the way for more cooperation

The Seychelles Tourism Board and the national airline, Air Seychelles, have together discussed ways to address the challenges they face and have agreed on the way forward for the betterment of the ...

Seychelles  Culinary and Arts Fiesta media campaign hits the airwaves

More tourist events on Praslin Seychelles Culinary and Arts Fiesta media campaign hits the airwaves

Seychelles is in full swing with its media campaign to unveil the first edition of the Praslin Culinary and Arts Fiesta planned for September 5 -7.

DJs and artists host first-ever Seychelles beach party on La Digue

DJs and artists host first-ever Seychelles beach party on La Digue

The popular Anse Kalis on La Digue was packed last Saturday afternoon with young people dancing and cheering while Seychelles’ top DJs and artists enthralled their crowd with the latest vibrant ...

What happened after the BBC Seychelles Relay Station closed earlier this year?

What happened after the BBC Seychelles Relay Station closed earlier this year?

By Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

For many visitors to the Seychelles’ main island of Mahe, the transmission masts of the BBC’s Indian Ocean Short Wave Relay Station on Grand Anse are a fixture.

Mauritius Institute of Training and Development echoes praises Seychelles Tourism Minister

Mauritius Institute of Training and Development echoes praises Seychelles Tourism Minister

Harmon Chellen, the Training Centre Manager at the Mauritius Institute of Training and Development, and the Ecole Hoteliere, Sir Gaetan Duval, was in Seychelles last week as guests of honor to ...

Culture events works side by side with Seychelles tourism

Culture events works side by side with Seychelles tourism

The beat of the drums, the warmth of a bonfire, and the powerful voices all made it a moutia night to remember on La Digue island as young and old alike danced the night away with the vibrant ...

Large crowd joins procession of Virgin Mary effigy in Seychelles

Religious tourism Large crowd joins procession of Virgin Mary effigy in Seychelles

The road leading up to Grand Anse on La Digue island was already busy before 8 am on August 15, with locals and visitors alike going to the grotto where the effigy of the Virgin Mary was.

Praslin resort in Seychelles awarded certificate for excellence

Seychelles tourism receives boost Praslin resort in Seychelles awarded certificate for excellence

Iles Des Palmes Eco Resort of Praslin in Seychelles has been awarded and is a winner of the Hotel Check Quality Certificate 2014.

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