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War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran

War or Terror in the Gulf of Oman? Oil Tankers in flames, crew rescued and taken to Iran

A maritime safety group warned earlier today of an unspecific threat in the Gulf Oman urging extreme caution amid ... Read More

U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program

U.S. DOT launches Port Infrastructure Development Program

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $292.7 million ... Read More

Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction

Green Marine: Port Canaveral receives environmental excellence distinction

Port Canaveral has received Green Marine certification a second time for advancing environmental excellence in maritime transportation and demonstrating ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six ... Read More

Baltimore/Washington International Airport orders 20 new shuttle buses

Baltimore/Washington International Airport orders 20 new shuttle buses

Maryland Department of Transportation has issued a new order of 15 forty-foot and five sixty-foot Xcelsior clean diesel heavy-duty ... Read More

Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled

Seabourn cruise line new interior design unveiled

Seabourn, a cruise line, is giving travelers yet another look at more stunningly designed guest suites on its two ... Read More

“We are disappointed”: MSC Cruises cancels Cuba from MSC Armonia itinerary

“We are disappointed”: MSC Cruises cancels Cuba from MSC Armonia itinerary

MSC Cruises has updated the routes in relation to the changes imposed by Mr Trump administration in the US-Cuba ... Read More

Princess Cruises photo contest results

Princess Cruises photo contest results

From more than 13,000 images submitted by the public in the "Sea to Sky Princess Photo Contest," Princess Cruises today announced ... Read More

Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius

Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius

Seychelles’ best performing tourism related businesses have been recognized at the 26th Edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA) ... Read More

Seychelles shines in all splendor as Indian Ocean’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination 2019 in Mauritius

Seychelles shines in all splendor as Indian Ocean’s Leading Sustainable Tourism Destination 2019 in Mauritius

The continuous efforts of the destination in matters of ecology is once again saluted by the international tourism industry ... Read More

Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer

Traveling solo? Experience the Mediterranean this summer

A staggering 36 percent of respondents during a recent travel trends survey, conducted among a random group of 3,500 ... Read More

National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!

National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!

Danial Rochford was appointed as the  inaugural Chairperson of the new National Tourism Authority in Kiribati He said in ... Read More

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

International cooperation between Seychelles and a Baltic Island: Minister Dogley visits German beach clean-up project

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine; Didier Dogley, in the company of the Honorary Consul ... Read More

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska

Luxury cruise line Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicked off the company’s return to Alaska today in their West Coast homeport ... Read More

Canaveral Port Authority and Disney Cruise Line reach new 20-year agreement

Canaveral Port Authority and Disney Cruise Line reach new 20-year agreement

The Canaveral Port Authority and Disney Cruise Line have reached a new 20-year agreement to expand operations and make ... Read More

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African ... Read More

Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan

Japan National Tourism Organization & Princess Cruises host Ensemble Travel Group in lesser-known regions of Japan

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has inaugurated a partnership with Princess Cruises, hosting some 140 of Ensemble Travel ... Read More

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

The African Tourism Board is planning to partner with Africa’s Trade, Transport and Energy Summit  (ATTES) to make sure travel and ... Read More

Seychelles intensifies its media presence in the GCC region

Seychelles intensifies its media presence in the GCC region

The latest media spree from the Seychelles did not go unnoticed as the head of delegation Minister for Tourism, ... Read More

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

Holland America’s Westerdam explores eight Asian countries in 2019-20 Season

The cosmopolitan cities and rich traditions of the Far East unfold for guests on Holland America Line's Westerdam when ... Read More

CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia

CLIA: Taiwan shines as surprising hotspot for cruise industry in Asia

Cruise market is prospering in Asia, among which Taiwan shines as a surprising hotspot for the industry. According to ... Read More

Most Dazzling Blue Flag Beaches are in Spain this summer

Most Dazzling Blue Flag Beaches are in Spain this summer

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has announced this week the beaches, ports and sustainable boat tour operators in Europe ... Read More

Princess Cruises launches largest Australia & New Zealand deployment

Princess Cruises launches largest Australia & New Zealand deployment

Princess Cruises has announced its largest Australia and New Zealand cruise season ever offered sailing towards some of the ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board records successful participation at 2019 Arabian Travel Market in Dubai

Seychelles Tourism Board records successful participation at 2019 Arabian Travel Market in Dubai

The Seychelles Islands was represented at the 26th edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), in Middle East's most ... Read More

Emirates renews its commitment to Seychelles at the Arabian Trade Fair in Dubai

Emirates renews its commitment to Seychelles at the Arabian Trade Fair in Dubai

The partnership between Emirates and destination Seychelles continues to grow, as both parties signed a renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), ... Read More

New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President

New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President

The launch of the "One Seychelles" Political Party was held on Friday the 26th April and Alain St.Ange, the ... Read More

Expression of interests launched for new carrying-capacity studies for La Digue, Mahe and Praslin

Expression of interests launched for new carrying-capacity studies for La Digue, Mahe and Praslin

The Seychelles Ministry for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine have recently launched 2 expression of interests for carrying ... Read More

Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine visits Shannon College graduates

Seychelles Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine visits Shannon College graduates

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Minister Didier Dogley accompanied by the Principal Secretary for Tourism, ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in ... Read More

Disney Cruise Line and Captain Minnie Mouse inspire future female ship captains

Disney Cruise Line and Captain Minnie Mouse inspire future female ship captains

With a collection of new initiatives, Disney Cruise Line is aiming to inspire the next generation of female leaders ... Read More

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Following the consultative process to review and update the Tourism Master Plan 2012-2020 in May 2018, it was seen ... Read More

Beach and Sea Safety guide now available for Seychelles visitors

Beach and Sea Safety guide now available for Seychelles visitors

The Tourism Department proudly released the second edition of its Beach and Sea Safety guide during a Launch ceremony ... Read More

Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020

Princess Cruises returns to Tahiti in 2020

In 2020, Princess Cruises guests will enjoy the welcoming spirit and idyllic islands of French Polynesia when the cruise ... Read More

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

New York Wines: Disaster in the Beginning Historians have documented the fact that grapes were first introduced to New ... Read More

Norwegian Sun returns to Port Canaveral  for second year of Cuba cruises

Norwegian Sun returns to Port Canaveral  for second year of Cuba cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Sun returns to Port Canaveral today for a second season of popular cruises from the Port ... Read More

Sea cruise 2019-2020: What is the Italian trend?

Sea cruise 2019-2020: What is the Italian trend?

Sea cruising in Italy is starting to grow again, aligning itself with the international trend. This is the message ... Read More