Click to join an upcoming live event

Turn off Ads (click)

Click on your language to translate this article:

Afrikaans Afrikaans Albanian Albanian Amharic Amharic Arabic Arabic Armenian Armenian Azerbaijani Azerbaijani Basque Basque Belarusian Belarusian Bengali Bengali Bosnian Bosnian Bulgarian Bulgarian Catalan Catalan Cebuano Cebuano Chichewa Chichewa Chinese (Simplified) Chinese (Simplified) Chinese (Traditional) Chinese (Traditional) Corsican Corsican Croatian Croatian Czech Czech Danish Danish Dutch Dutch English English Esperanto Esperanto Estonian Estonian Filipino Filipino Finnish Finnish French French Frisian Frisian Galician Galician Georgian Georgian German German Greek Greek Gujarati Gujarati Haitian Creole Haitian Creole Hausa Hausa Hawaiian Hawaiian Hebrew Hebrew Hindi Hindi Hmong Hmong Hungarian Hungarian Icelandic Icelandic Igbo Igbo Indonesian Indonesian Irish Irish Italian Italian Japanese Japanese Javanese Javanese Kannada Kannada Kazakh Kazakh Khmer Khmer Korean Korean Kurdish (Kurmanji) Kurdish (Kurmanji) Kyrgyz Kyrgyz Lao Lao Latin Latin Latvian Latvian Lithuanian Lithuanian Luxembourgish Luxembourgish Macedonian Macedonian Malagasy Malagasy Malay Malay Malayalam Malayalam Maltese Maltese Maori Maori Marathi Marathi Mongolian Mongolian Myanmar (Burmese) Myanmar (Burmese) Nepali Nepali Norwegian Norwegian Pashto Pashto Persian Persian Polish Polish Portuguese Portuguese Punjabi Punjabi Romanian Romanian Russian Russian Samoan Samoan Scottish Gaelic Scottish Gaelic Serbian Serbian Sesotho Sesotho Shona Shona Sindhi Sindhi Sinhala Sinhala Slovak Slovak Slovenian Slovenian Somali Somali Spanish Spanish Sudanese Sudanese Swahili Swahili Swedish Swedish Tajik Tajik Tamil Tamil Telugu Telugu Thai Thai Turkish Turkish Ukrainian Ukrainian Urdu Urdu Uzbek Uzbek Vietnamese Vietnamese Welsh Welsh Xhosa Xhosa Yiddish Yiddish Yoruba Yoruba Zulu Zulu
Travel News

Seychelles takes luxurious presentations throughout France

IMG0255
Avatar
Written by editor

After completing its first successful week, taking the Seychelles destination and its selective products through various parts of France in the form of luxurious presentations provided by participatin

After completing its first successful week, taking the Seychelles destination and its selective products through various parts of France in the form of luxurious presentations provided by participating Seychelles hotels and airline partners, the Seychelles continues to be a firm favorite among the French travel professionals.

This was clearly seen in the successful turnout of travel agents during the events in the different cities strategically chosen by the Seychelles Tourism Board in France.

The events were held in a “train and dine” format proving most popular among the attendees – both faithful and potential partners. The success of this 8th Escapades – the dedicated Seychelles roadshow organized by the Seychelles Tourism Board in France, has been a popular and possible event for the last 8 years due to the continuous support and efforts of their faithful trade partners who are committed to the French tourism market. This strong partnership between the local partners and the Seychelles Tourism Board in France has contributed to the overall awareness of the destination and increase in figures from France over the years to the Seychelles.

The twelve-strong member delegations led by the Seychelles Tourism Board European Director in France, Bernadette Willemin, and her team, consisted of Air Seychelles and Air France represented by Gilles Gosselin and Christine Lacastaigneratte and their respective sales teams. The various participating hotels were: Banyan Tree Seychelles – Tinaz Wadia; Hotel Coco de Mer and Black Parrot Suites – Ash Behari; Indian Ocean Lodge and Denis Island Private – Ravinia Larue; Ste. Anne Resort and Spa – Véronique Ibrard and team; Desroches Island – Amanda Lang; Le Domaine de l’Orangeraie and Cat Cocos – Guillaume Albert; Constance Hotels Experience – Fabienne Joliton and Johan Payette; Hotel L’Archipel – IsabelleTuron-Lagau; and Hilton Seychelles – Isabelle Lestrat.

Attendance was enhanced due to the presence and support of the various French tour operators and their representatives. The Escapades continues its geographical footprint further into France for a second consecutive week bringing the Seychelles destination into greater focus.