Tag: Praslin

Les Escapades Seychelles 2019, another Successful Edition for the Destination

editor editor- June 13, 2019 21:38

Held from June 4, 2019 to June 6, 2019, the 16th Edition of the annual Roadshow - Escapades Seychelles received a notable success in the hexagon, as the beauties of ... Read More

Four countries, 4 days, 1 destination: Seychelles Eastern European Roadshow 2019

editor editor- June 13, 2019 21:25

On May 27, 2019, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) set off for its annual Seychelles Dedicated Roadshow in Central and Eastern Europe. The event lasted for 4 days during which ... Read More

Air Seychelles goes tit for tat with Air Mauritius

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- June 12, 2019 01:20

As soon as Air Mauritius confirmed it would begin flights between the Mauritius capital of Port Louis and Mahe in Seychelles, Air Seychelles responded with its own enticement. Beginning July ... Read More

Seychelles trade partners up-to-date with new European regulations

editor editor- June 11, 2019 22:50

Mr. Julian Grupp, CEO of Seyvillas, facilitated the workshop, which aim at keeping the tourism professional abreast of the new practices on the European markets and was held on Tuesday ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019 02:42

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and proactive measures to protect its exclusive economic zone. As the ... Read More

Seychelles Domestic terminal opens newly-completed drop-off

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- May 15, 2019 21:51

After a virtually totally-rebuilt Domestic Terminal at Seychelles International Airport, the facility has removed the work barricades and the new terminal is now open and ready to be used. The ... Read More

New One Seychelles Party wants Alain St. Ange for President

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 28, 2019 17:58

The launch of the "One Seychelles" Political Party was held on Friday the 26th April and Alain St.Ange, the island's former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine was ... Read More

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

editor editor- April 24, 2019 20:04

The Seychelles Ministry for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine have recently launched 2 expression of interests for carrying capacity studies to be undertaken on La Digue as well as ... Read More

Beach and Sea Safety guide now available for Seychelles visitors

editor editor- April 17, 2019 01:24

The Tourism Department proudly released the second edition of its Beach and Sea Safety guide during a Launch ceremony Officiated by Minister Didier Dogley, Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports ... Read More

Tourism employees celebrated at Employee of the Year awards  

editor editor- April 3, 2019 21:17

It was during an appreciation event held on Friday, March 22, 2019, at the Hilton Labriz Jetty at Belombre that 14 employees of the Seychelles tourism industry were recognized for ... Read More

Tourism Clubs launched for primary and secondary students 

editor editor- March 29, 2019 22:09

Students of primary and secondary schools around Mahé, Praslin and La Digue can now be part and parcel of the booming tourism industry as the Ministry for Tourism and its ... Read More

Seychelles recognized as world’s Most Beautiful Island at GQ Travel Awards Russia

editor editor- March 29, 2019 19:50

Destination Seychelles was cited as “The Most Beautiful Island” in the world after walking away with the title at the GQ Travel Awards, a ceremony that took place on March ... Read More

The Seychelles Tourism Board to host the first Digital Marketing Fair in Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019 07:06

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Digital Marketing team once again brings in its ‘avant-garde’ touch to the industry as  it instigates the first ever Digital Fair for tourism Stakeholders. The ... Read More

New head at JFA Group of Companies – Hotels Division in Seychelles

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- March 19, 2019 01:48

Philippe Cornaille has been appointed head at JFA Group of Companies – Hotels Division in Seychelles. When asked to give some background on himself, Philippe Cornaille starts by saying he ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board at Mahana Tourism Fair in France third-largest city

editor editor- March 14, 2019 20:14

The destination through its marketing body, Seychelles Tourism Board (STB), featured at the Mahana Tourism Fair in Lyon from March 8, 2019 to March 10, 2019, an opportunity for many ... Read More

Seychelles’ intensified presence makes successful impact during 2019 edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse, Berlin

editor editor- March 13, 2019 22:45

Announced by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Headquarters in February 2019, Seychelles’ delegation pull the spotlight on the destination at the 53rd edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin (ITB) travel trade ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism: Nature reserve landing fees seen as apartheid tourism

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- March 3, 2019 16:13

In Seychelles, recent increased of landing fees for nature reserve islands is being seen by the Praslin Islanders dependant on tourism excursions as 'apartheid tourism' and are blaming aid donors ... Read More

Seychelles to take over Berlin in a tropical storm as strong tourism delegation hits ITB in March

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019 10:04

Destination Seychelles will have a strong presence in the German capital, Berlin, as a 42 strong member delegation gets ready to attend the 53rd edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin (ITB) ... Read More

Training for small tourism establishment owners and managers on La Digue

editor editor- January 29, 2019 21:27

The Department of Tourism in collaboration with the Seychelles Hospitality and Tourism Association (SHTA) has organised a third training for Small Tourism Establishment Owners and Managers on La Digue following ... Read More

Delegation visits to strengthen Indonesia – Seychelles cooperation

editor editor- January 29, 2019 02:18

Aditya Dwi Saoutro from Indonesia accompanied by Rizqy Rima and Kiki Rizqy were in Seychelles to continue to develop the working cooperation that now exists between Indonesia and the Seychelles. ... Read More

Why Seychelles should be on everyone’s 2019 travel list

editor editor- January 7, 2019 22:45

Alain St.Ange shared his thoughts and expertise on why he believes Seychelles should be on everyone’s travel list for 2019. Read More

Interview with a Seychelles Travel Pro: Mr Alan Mason

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018 05:03

As a paradise in the Indian Ocean, Seychelles competes with many other island nations across the globe, from South East Asia to the Caribbean, as well as with nearby countries. ... Read More

New GM at Coco de Mer Hotel of Praslin

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- December 18, 2018 02:38

The Board of Directors of the Coco de Mer Hotel named Ash Behari as General Manager of their popular hotel. Read More

Excitement as golf celebrities set foot in Seychelles

editor editor- December 11, 2018 11:36

The celebrity golf players landed in Seychelles right after an intense 3-day competition in Mauritius Read More

Seven hotels and resorts in Seychelles honored at Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony

editor editor- December 10, 2018 14:03

Once again, the Seychellois hospitality is fêted as seven establishments in Seychelles have been recognized for their excellence in the tourism industry at the Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala ... Read More

Local partners and tourism industry players to assist hosting first ever international tournament in Seychelles

editor editor- December 7, 2018 12:18

As the Seychelles destination is in anticipation of the MCB Staysure Tour event to start in one week-time, local partners and service providers have rallied to ensure the event to ... Read More

New hotels on Praslin for Seychelles tourists

editor editor- April 13, 2013 00:36

Praslin has for many years been the center of the island's tourism industry. The new bank of prime hotels constructed on Mahe in recent years had shifted the focus back ... Read More

Praslin hotel fire is out

editor editor- March 9, 2013 07:20

(eTN) - Information was received from the Seychellois island of Praslin, that an accidental fire, caused reportedly by a neighbor of the Laurier Hotel who carelessly burned rubbish in his ... Read More

Seychelles tourism industry from Praslin and La Digue islands meet SHTA

editor editor- January 29, 2013 06:20

Members of the SHTA, the Seychelles Hospitality & Tourism Association, from Praslin and La Digue islands met at a General Meeting at La Reserve Hotel on Praslin last Saturday. Read More

Heritage Awards launched by Raffles and Seychelles Heritage Foundation

editor editor- May 14, 2012 02:41

(eTN) - In a remarkable private-public sector cooperation, Praslin and La Digue Heritage Awards been launched at the Raffles resort on Praslin island, when the Seychelles Heritage Foundation (SHF) ann Read More

Praslin and La Digue tourism members meet with Seychelles Ministers

editor editor- April 10, 2012 09:31

Members of the SHTA (Seychelles Hospitality & Tourism Association) from Praslin and La Digue rallied at Tante Mimi Restaurant & Casino at Cote D’Or, Praslin for a follow-up dialogue meeting ... Read More

Romantic package offer from Praslin Raffles

editor editor- March 5, 2012 05:01

For a memorable honeymoon, Raffles Praslin Seychelles promises a romantic escape among paradisiacal surroundings. Read More

World famous beach returns to normality

editor editor- February 21, 2012 06:36

“A return to normality,” the many tourists who enjoy that world famous beach on the island of Praslin are saying, after the swim ban was lifted last week. Read More

Seychelles tourism officials enjoy a swim at Anse Lazio beach

editor editor- February 20, 2012 04:46

Members of the Seychelles tourism industry were seen enjoying the perfect setting of Anse Lazio of Praslin last Saturday just a day after the swim ban was officially lifted. Read More

Anse Lazio on Praslin makes for ideal beach holiday

editor editor- December 21, 2011 05:16

One of Seychelles most popular beaches, the Anse Lazio beach on the island of Praslin, which is famous for its powdery white sand and crystal clear sea, has made it ... Read More

Constance Lemuria Resort takes home the silver for Best Golf Resort

editor editor- December 9, 2011 05:15

Constance Lemuria Resort of Praslin Island in the Seychelles was awarded a Silver Award in the category “Best Golf Resort” at the Diners Club Magazine Awards, held in Munich recently. Read More