Category: Reunion, France

Travel & Tourism new from Reunion, France. Réunion Island, a French department in the Indian Ocean, is known for its volcanic, rainforested interior, coral reefs and beaches. Its most iconic landmark is Piton de la Fournaise, a climbable active volcano standing 2,632m (8,635 ft.). Piton des Neiges, a massive extinct volcano, and Réunion’s 3 calderas (natural amphitheaters formed by collapsed volcanoes), are also climbing destinations.

Air Seychelles reacts after COVID-19 arrived in the Vanilla Island Region
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Air Seychelles reacts after COVID-19 arrived in the Vanilla Island Region

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2020

Seychelles remains free of the Coronavirus, but  COVID-19 arrived on the Island of Reunion, a French Island and part of ... Read More

Air Austral and Air Madagascar partnership headed for breakdown?
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Air Austral and Air Madagascar partnership headed for breakdown?

mm Alain St.Ange- February 25, 2020

On Reunion Island, it is being reported that the existing partnership agreement in place between Air Austral of Reunion Island ... Read More

The Seychelles extends its golf game over in Reunion
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The Seychelles extends its golf game over in Reunion

editor editor- February 14, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) joined forces with its industry adherent specialized in golf, Constance Lemuria Resorts to extend the ... Read More

Seychelles showcased at “Voyages et évasion” event in Réunion
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Seychelles showcased at “Voyages et évasion” event in Réunion

editor editor- February 11, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) joined forces with Réunion a Travel expert, Anthurium Tourisme to promote Seychelles as an ideal ... Read More

Vanilla Island Tourism started 2020 with challenges
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Vanilla Island Tourism started 2020 with challenges

mm Alain St.Ange- January 5, 2020

The Vanilla Island Region is tourism cooperation between Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Reunion Island, Seychelles The recent shark attack that ... Read More

Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Pro Am Tours
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Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Pro Am Tours

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 22, 2019

The Vanilla Islands Pro Am Tours is a golfing event organised successively on two islands in the Indian Ocean. It ... Read More

Air France names newest Airbus A350
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Air France names newest Airbus A350

mm Alain St.Ange- December 12, 2019

Air France has confirmed that it has received its third Airbus A350-900. After "Toulouse" and "Lyon," Air France has decided ... Read More

Reunion and Seychelles: Tourism cooperation
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Reunion and Seychelles: Tourism cooperation

mm Alain St.Ange- December 5, 2019

Azzedine Bouali, President of the Réunion Tourism Federation, was leading a delegation for a 2-day working visit to Seychelles last ... Read More

Vanilla Islands Association and Réunion Tourism Federation sign partnership agreement
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Vanilla Islands Association and Réunion Tourism Federation sign partnership agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 29, 2019

The Vanilla Islands Association has the purpose of developing the cruise liner sector in the Indian Ocean, and going from ... Read More

A tourist Island considered high risk to be eaten by a shark
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A tourist Island considered high risk to be eaten by a shark

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- November 10, 2019

The French Island of Reunion, located in the Indian Ocean has now become a high-risk location for shark encounters. Two ... Read More

Reunion based Air Austral becomes first A220 client in the Indian Ocean
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Reunion based Air Austral becomes first A220 client in the Indian Ocean

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 14, 2019

Airbus A220 competes with Boeing B737 Max, and of course, Reunion based Air Austral, signed a firm order for three ... Read More

Seychelles – the garden of Eden – welcomes 12 contestants to Miss Reunion Crown
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Seychelles – the garden of Eden – welcomes 12 contestants to Miss Reunion Crown

editor editor- July 5, 2019

Passengers disembarking from the Air Austral flight on this Friday morning at the Seychelles International Airport had the pleasure of ... Read More

Travel Professionals from Saint Gilles, Reunion trained as Seychelles experts
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Travel Professionals from Saint Gilles, Reunion trained as Seychelles experts

editor editor- June 17, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) maintains its commitment to educate trade partners about the destination as the team conducted a ... Read More

Seychelles highlighted in Reunion Senior Trade Fair
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Seychelles highlighted in Reunion Senior Trade Fair

editor editor- June 11, 2019

The destination was featured in Reunion’s 3rd edition of the distinguished Senior Trade Fair held in Reunion between May 31 ... Read More

Reunion Island breaks tourist arrivals record
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Reunion Island breaks tourist arrivals record

mm Alain St.Ange- April 2, 2019

Despite a difficult end to the year, 2018 was profitable and even historic for Reunion tourism as more than 574,000 ... Read More

Reunion Island NRL viaduct: Now that’s a road trip!
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Reunion Island NRL viaduct: Now that’s a road trip!

mm Alain St.Ange- March 18, 2019

"The new NRL 974 - the Didier Robert Highway as it is referred to across the island - is a ... Read More

Seychelles congratulated by Reunion VP at Ministerial Meeting
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Seychelles congratulated by Reunion VP at Ministerial Meeting

editor editor- February 15, 2019

Last weekend's Vanilla Islands Ministerial Meeting saw Faouzia Vitry, the Vice President of the Regional Council of Reunion Island, remind ... Read More

“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news
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“The urgency of the New Coastal Road” for Reunion Island makes news

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

February 5, 2019, a fall of about 500 kilos of rocks occurred at 3:50 pm on the Reunion main coastal ... Read More

Air Austral and Air Madagascar launch new loyalty card program
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Air Austral and Air Madagascar launch new loyalty card program

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

The financial and route partnership between Air Austral and Air Madagascar, which was cemented when the Reunion based French airline ... Read More

Reunion at Sagasdom 2019 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
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Reunion at Sagasdom 2019 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles

mm Alain St.Ange- February 5, 2019

"La Réunion lé la" . Reunion is here was the slogan used by the Indian Ocean Island at Sagasdom 2019 ... Read More

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation
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Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

mm Alain St.Ange- January 29, 2019

A meeting took place between the President of the Réunion Region, Didier Robert, and the new President of the Republic ... Read More

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Reunion Island forges ahead with cruise tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- January 29, 2019

Reunion Island welcomed last week the cruise ships Queen Elizabeth and THE WORLD. It was Azeddine Bouali, the Head of ... Read More

Reunion Island welcomes 7,000 cruise passengers in one go
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Reunion Island welcomes 7,000 cruise passengers in one go

mm Alain St.Ange- January 8, 2019

Two cruise ships at Reunion Island were seen as a big success to have successfully handled 7,000 visitors in the ... Read More

Only one could win: Air Austral & Air Mauritius go for Kenya Airways
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Only one could win: Air Austral & Air Mauritius go for Kenya Airways

mm Alain St.Ange- December 24, 2018

Air Austral and Air Mauritius were pitching themselves to be seen as the ideal working partner for  Kenya Airways. Read More

Reunion President’s highway remains island project of the century
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Reunion President’s highway remains island project of the century

mm Alain St.Ange- December 24, 2018

Ilodrones said in its recent post that very soon the new coastal road will be joined to St. Denis. Read More

“Yellow Vests” protests in France touch Indian Ocean Vanilla Island of Reunion
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“Yellow Vests” protests in France touch Indian Ocean Vanilla Island of Reunion

mm Alain St.Ange- December 3, 2018

Mr. Didier Robert, President of Reunion, last week addressed islanders through a statement diffused through every means available in a ... Read More

Reunion President succeeds in call for freeze of fuel tax
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Reunion President succeeds in call for freeze of fuel tax

mm Alain St.Ange- November 26, 2018

In a statement released during the evening of Tuesday, November 20, the President of Region Reunion, Didier Robert, said he ... Read More

Vanilla Islands Pro-Am Tour 2018 set for Mauritius
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Vanilla Islands Pro-Am Tour 2018 set for Mauritius

mm Alain St.Ange- November 26, 2018

If you were to close your eyes and think of the best places in the world to play golf, you ... Read More

What’s next for Vanilla Islands Tourism? CEO on working visit to Seychelles from Reunion
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What’s next for Vanilla Islands Tourism? CEO on working visit to Seychelles from Reunion

mm Alain St.Ange- November 18, 2018

This last week Pascal Viroleau, the CEO of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands was in Seychelles for discussions with the ... Read More

Reunion Island courts Mauritius to visit
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Reunion Island courts Mauritius to visit

mm Alain St.Ange- November 13, 2018

As part of its marketing strategy for the Mauritian market and in order to enhance the image of destination Réunion ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board organizes cruise in Reunion
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Seychelles Tourism Board organizes cruise in Reunion

editor editor- November 2, 2018

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) organized an event out at sea for Reunion travel trades to enhance and test the ... Read More

Vanilla Islands serving the African Tourism Board
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Vanilla Islands serving the African Tourism Board

editor editor- November 1, 2018

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Pascal Viroleau, CEO of the Vanilla Islands Organization, ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive with key stakeholders in Reunion
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Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive with key stakeholders in Reunion

editor editor- October 31, 2018

Reinforcing mutual agreements and meeting with trade partners in Reunion were the focus of Seychelles Tourism Board’s (STB) Chief Executive, ... Read More

Reunion opened economic office in Seychelles
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Reunion opened economic office in Seychelles

mm Alain St.Ange- October 28, 2018

French Reunion Island is the only Indian Ocean Island opening economic offices in the Member States of their Vanilla Islands ... Read More

International Creole Day – 28th October
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International Creole Day – 28th October

mm Alain St.Ange- October 28, 2018

Sunday the 28th October saw the World of Creoles celebrate their International Creole Day. From the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands ... Read More