Category: Seychelles travel news

Seychelles travel & tourism news for travelers and travel professionals. Latest travel and tourism news on Seychelles. Latest news on safety, hotels, resorts, attractions, tours and transportation in Seychelles. Victoria Travel information. The Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, off East Africa. It's home to numerous beaches, coral reefs and nature reserves, as well as rare animals such as giant Aldabra tortoises. Mahé, a hub for visiting the other islands, is home to capital Victoria. It also has the mountain rainforests of Morne Seychellois National Park and beaches, including Beau Vallon and Anse Takamaka.

Seychelles Welcoming Travelers from African Countries
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Seychelles Welcoming Travelers from African Countries

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 20, 2020

Taking a step forward in the recovery of its tourism industry, Seychelles is now inviting travelers from several Sub-Saharan African ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Stakeholders Launch Tourism Wi
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Seychelles Tourism Stakeholders Launch Tourism Wi

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 20, 2020

Core industry stakeholders in Seychelles have joined forces in a seductive operation targeting the population with the restart of tourism ... Read More

Presidential Election Watch:  Bullying and Harassment
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Presidential Election Watch: Bullying and Harassment

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 14, 2020

The Republic of Seychelles is the smallest African country in population and a holiday jewel in the Southern Indian Ocean. ... Read More

Seychelles Islands Shares the Spotlight at Black Travel Summit
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Seychelles Islands Shares the Spotlight at Black Travel Summit

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 14, 2020

Destination Seychelles will be placed under the limelight at the Black Travel Summit conference titled, “Movement” set to take place ... Read More

Seychelles Ready to Welcome Flights from British Airways
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Seychelles Ready to Welcome Flights from British Airways

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 12, 2020

Adding a supplementary choice for European travelers to the beautiful Seychelles islands, British National airline, British Airways, places its name ... Read More

Seychelles Celebrates 250-Year Anniversary
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Seychelles Celebrates 250-Year Anniversary

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 12, 2020

The Seychelles Postal Services proudly presented the SCR 12 commemorative stamps in the honor of the sestercentennial anniversary of the ... Read More

Travel Industry United in the Presidential Election
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Travel Industry United in the Presidential Election

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 9, 2020

The United States is not the only country in the world getting ready for a big election where US citizens ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Italy Office Honors World Tourism Day
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Seychelles Tourism Italy Office Honors World Tourism Day

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 8, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) office in Italy, organized an event in Rome to celebrate the World Tourism Day 2020 ... Read More

Seychelles Festival Celebrates “Tourism Back with Confidence”
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Seychelles Festival Celebrates “Tourism Back with Confidence”

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 8, 2020

The annual Seychelles Tourism Festival was celebrated on a much smaller scale than the usual weeklong festivities, spanning over just ... Read More

Praslin Business Association Congratulates Alain St.Ange on International Tourism Hero Award
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Praslin Business Association Congratulates Alain St.Ange on International Tourism Hero Award

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 8, 2020

The Office of The Chairman of Praslin Business Association (PBA) on behalf of its members extended a merited congratulations to ... Read More

Seychelles Authorities Review Visitor’s Travel Advisory
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Seychelles Authorities Review Visitor’s Travel Advisory

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 6, 2020

The Seychelles Department of Tourism reviewed its Visitor’s Travel Advisory effective Friday, October 2, 2020. The review follows a proposal ... Read More

Seychelles draws nearer to its European visitors
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Seychelles draws nearer to its European visitors

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 5, 2020

The Seychelles Islands is now more accessible to European visitors since Sunday, September 27, 2020, with the return of direct ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board launches a promotional campaign on eDreams in Italy
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Seychelles Tourism Board launches a promotional campaign on eDreams in Italy

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- October 1, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) office in Italy launched a promotional campaign on the prominent online travel agency eDreams on ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Joins Perseverance Secondary School Celebration
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Seychelles Tourism Joins Perseverance Secondary School Celebration

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 30, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) joined with Perseverance Secondary School in a celebration commemorating World Tourism Day in a one-day ... Read More

On This World Tourism Day 2020
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On This World Tourism Day 2020

mm Alain St.Ange- September 26, 2020

The former Minister of Tourism for the Republic of Seychelles and Presidential Candidate for the October 24 elections, Alain St.Ange, ... Read More

STB Launched the “Experience Seychelles; Our Home, Your Sanctuary” Campaign
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STB Launched the “Experience Seychelles; Our Home, Your Sanctuary” Campaign

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 22, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) launched the second phase of its digital campaign “Experience Seychelles” today, September 22, 2020, during ... Read More

Seychelles Showcased in September Issue of Asia Family Traveller Magazine
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Seychelles Showcased in September Issue of Asia Family Traveller Magazine

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 21, 2020

Captivating readers of the Asia Family Traveller magazine by its pristine beauty, Seychelles is featured in its September/October 2020 issue ... Read More

Seychelles Leading the Way to Travel Recovery
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Seychelles Leading the Way to Travel Recovery

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 18, 2020

Keeping the tropical islands of Seychelles in the limelight, Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Chief Executive Mrs. Sherin Francis spoke to ... Read More

Alain St. Ange, President of Seychelles may soon become a reality for a tourism leader
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Alain St. Ange, President of Seychelles may soon become a reality for a tourism leader

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 16, 2020

Alain St.Ange is now one of three duly nominated Presidential Candidates in the Republic of Seychelles. Tourism is the most ... Read More

Seychelles unveils new travel authorization technology
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Seychelles unveils new travel authorization technology

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 16, 2020

Seychelles has launched a new technology to facilitate the collection and analysis of traveler information ahead of their trip to ... Read More

Seychelles Deploys Travizory Technology to Streamline Travel Authorization
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Seychelles Deploys Travizory Technology to Streamline Travel Authorization

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 15, 2020

The Republic of Seychelles is today going live with Travizory technology to facilitate the collection and analysis of traveler documentation ... Read More

Switzerland gets a dose of sunny Seychelles
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Switzerland gets a dose of sunny Seychelles

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 11, 2020

As autumn sets in Europe, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) partnered with one of Switzerland’s largest tour operators, Manta Reisen, ... Read More

UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallée de Mai among top 10% of global attractions
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UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallée de Mai among top 10% of global attractions

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 9, 2020

The Vallée de Mai wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award for 2020, based on 2019 Traveller reviews. This latest recognition ... Read More

Seychelles Third Tourism Festival to be celebrated this September 2020
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Seychelles Third Tourism Festival to be celebrated this September 2020

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 7, 2020

The third Festival themed “Tourism: Back with Confidence” has been announced in a press briefing held at the Seychelles Tourism ... Read More

Wedding Bells in the Seychelles Islands
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Wedding Bells in the Seychelles Islands

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 3, 2020

The flames of romance are still ablaze in the enchanting Seychelles Islands, where some 97 couples have walked down the ... Read More

Seychelles International Airways to Start Flying
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Seychelles International Airways to Start Flying

mm Alain St.Ange- September 3, 2020

Seychelles International Airways confirmed to SNA (Seychelles News Agency) that it will start its long-haul operations with a first flight ... Read More

The Luxurious Allure of Seychelles Reflected in Visitor’s Arrival Numbers
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The Luxurious Allure of Seychelles Reflected in Visitor’s Arrival Numbers

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 2, 2020

The resumption of tourism is off to a good start for the tropical paradise of the Seychelles Islands once again ... Read More

250 Years of Seychelles: The Birth of a Melting Pot
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250 Years of Seychelles: The Birth of a Melting Pot

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 27, 2020

For most of the world’s history, the Seychelles Islands remained untouched, shrouded in mystery and intrigue until it was stumbled ... Read More

Marijuana Tourism: Untapped Seychelles Market
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Marijuana Tourism: Untapped Seychelles Market

mm Alain St.Ange- August 22, 2020

With some in Seychelles being known for indulging in recreational cannabis use, its continued prohibition is government's way of saying: ... Read More

One Seychelle’ La Digue and Praslin Candidates Revealed
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One Seychelle’ La Digue and Praslin Candidates Revealed

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 21, 2020

While other political parties have disseminated the full lists of their candidates for the upcoming legislative election in a piecemeal, ... Read More

Independent Presidential candidate Ralph Volcere enters presidential race in Seychelles
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Independent Presidential candidate Ralph Volcere enters presidential race in Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 19, 2020

The smallest country in Africa of less than 100,000 citizens has big politics. Four candidates are now competing to be ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism is optimistic: Listen in why on livestream.travel
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Seychelles Tourism is optimistic: Listen in why on livestream.travel

editor editor- August 12, 2020

Seychelles almost finished establishing an out of the box approach to get tourism back on track. eTurboNews Readers yesterday met ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism and Visa Sign MOU
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Seychelles Tourism and Visa Sign MOU

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 11, 2020

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) and Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Minister invites eTurboNews readers for a virtual Q&A
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Seychelles Tourism Minister invites eTurboNews readers for a virtual Q&A

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 7, 2020

The Honorable Minister of Tourism the Seychelles Didier Dogley, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board Sherin Francis and other ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Making a Comeback
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Seychelles Tourism Making a Comeback

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- August 3, 2020

Seychelles tourism takes a step forward inviting guests for a safe travel experience as travel slowly takes a fresh start ... Read More

The Seychelles Islands: Your safe summer getaway
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The Seychelles Islands: Your safe summer getaway

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 27, 2020

The Seychelles Islands remains one of the world’s safest destinations to travel to right now, as travel slowly starts to ... Read More