Tag: Port Victoria

Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius

editor editor- June 4, 2019 21:56

Seychelles’ best performing tourism related businesses have been recognized at the 26th Edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA) in Mauritius  on June 1, 2019 in a ceremony held at ... Read More

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019 02:16

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of the best. This is the 26th Wrld Tavel Awards organized ... Read More

The importance of cruise ship tourism

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 7, 2019 23:55

Seychelles as a country that is totally dependent on tourism and needs to now move to better understand Cruise Ship Business. Read More

Military tourism: Indian warships at Port Victoria, Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 29, 2016 00:51

Military tourism is another money earner for many strategic travel and tourism destinations including Hawaii, Seychelles, and Guam for example. Read More

Island states can lead in developing renewable energy

editor editor- June 19, 2013 00:36

The Port Victoria wind farm was officially inaugurated by the President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. James Michel; H.E. Dr. Read More

Seychelles Port Victoria wins World Travel Award for Leading Cruise Port

editor editor- May 13, 2013 03:42

Port Victoria in Seychelles was named the Leading Cruise Port award at the World Travel Awards (WTA) being held in the Maldives. Read More

Cruise ship Costa Romantica enters Port Victoria in Seychelles

editor editor- October 26, 2012 23:58

With some 1,500 passengers on board, the cruise ship Costa Romantica entered Port Victoria in the Seychelles to be welcomed by Alain St.Ange, the island’s Minister responsible for Tourism and ... Read More

Russian warship pulls into Port Victoria in Seychelles

editor editor- March 5, 2012 04:37

Captain Ildar Akhmerov, the Senior Commander of the Russian anti-submarine warship “Admiral Tributs,” currently calling in Port Victoria, has made a courtesy call on the Minister for Foreign Affai Read More

Costa Cruises issues update on Costa Allegra

editor editor- March 1, 2012 01:35

Cristiano De Musso from Costa Cruises has made a statement just ahead of the last evening at sea of their Costa cruise ship, the Costa Allegra, before entering Port Victoria ... Read More

Cruise expeditions through the Indian Ocean

editor editor- January 28, 2012 02:24

A Seychelles delegation consisting of Alain Mason and Lenny Alvis from Mason’s Travel; Lt. Read More

China and Seychelles solidify fight against piracy

editor editor- April 13, 2011 04:46

Two Chinese Navy Frigates will arrive in Port Victoria, Seychelles, on Thursday, April 14. The Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Read More

Seychelles welcomes luxury Costa Cruises

editor editor- April 12, 2011 01:58

Costa Cruises, in association with their regional representative ATOM Travel of Mauritius and Ocean Charters of Seychelles, have now brought luxury cruise holidays within the reach of most holiday mak Read More

HMS Richmond docks in Port Victoria echoing the Seychelles carnival

editor editor- March 3, 2011 04:47

The British naval ship, HMS Richmond, came alongside Port Victoria on Wednesday, March 2 and for the first time, a UK naval ship did a ceremonial arrival, whereby all available ... Read More

HMS Richmond to dock in Port Victoria on March 2 in time for Seychelles carnival

editor editor- March 2, 2011 04:51

It is now confirmed that HMS Richmond will be coming alongside Port Victoria on Wednesday, March 2 at 12:30 pm, and for the first time, a UK Naval Ship will ... Read More

Top Chinese navigator announces plans to call at Seychelles’ Port Victoria on record-setting trip around the world

editor editor- July 30, 2010 03:22

BEIJING, China – Adventure sailor, Zhai Mo, will stop in Seychelles as part of plans to be the first Chinese man to solo circumnavigate the globe on a non-powered boat, ... Read More

Seychelles’ Port Victoria receives prestigious World Travel Award

editor editor- July 7, 2010 02:21

It has been announced that Port Victoria, Seychelles, is the recipient of a Prestigious World Travel Award, widely considered to be the "Oscars" of the world travel industry, for having ... Read More

Seychelles Coast Guard patrol ship Topaz receives hero’s welcome on arrival at Port Victoria

editor editor- April 1, 2010 08:36

President James Michel, who is the Commander-in-Chief of the Seychelles Armed Forces, has welcomed home the 6 Seychellois fisherman who were liberated by the patrol ship Topaz, which is commanded ... Read More