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Seychelles gears up for second International Yoga Day celebrations

Seychelles will once again join the rest of the world in marking the International Day of Yoga (IDY) this month. The day was first commemorated last year across the globe on June 21, after the United Nations passed an India-sponsored Resolution in December 2014. Recognising that this ancient tradition originated from India, responsibility was entrusted to the Indian government to ...

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Seychelles Escapades roadshow strongly supported in the BENELUX

After completing its first successful week, taking the Seychelles destination and its array of products through various cities in France, presented by our hotel and airline partners, the Seychelles delegation took to the road in Belgium and Netherlands from the 06th – 08th June 2016  where it continues to be a firm favorite amongst the Belgian and Dutch travel professionals. ...

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Seychelles Architects are at the Venice Architecture Biennale in Italy.  Featuring the work of local firm ADD.locus, a few weeks ago the Seychelles made its fantastic debut at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale in Italy. The exhibition itself, with the title “Between two waters” will be seen by over 250.000 visitors.  A successful participation in this prestigious event shows the world the ...

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The Gulf Today takes up on the story of “Visa-free travel for Indian nationals to Seychelles”

BANGALORE: Indian Nationals like other nationalities do not require visa to travel to the Indian Ocean Islands of Seychelles, said Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture. He said that this means that holiday planning can still be made at the spur of the moment, assuring that there is ample of hotel accommodation available that suits every ...

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Miss Seychelles received by island’s Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture

Miss Seychelles 2016 , Christine Barbier accompanied by her 1st and 2nd Princesses Lianne Barbe and Samiya Albert were received by Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture at the Ministry’s ESPACE Offices in Victoria. Miss Seychelles and her two Princesses were being accompanied by their parents for the meeting that was also being attended by Sherin Naiken, the CEO of ...

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Seychelles business travellers flock to South Africa

South Africa is attracting a whole new breed of business traveller – from, of all places, the Seychelles. This is mainly due to the weak rand and the high price of goods in Dubai. Best known for beach honeymoons and romantic trips, residents of the Indian Ocean islands have started travelling to South Africa to take advantage of the weak ...

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Seychelles Minister inaugurates a craniotomy machine at the Balaji Dental & Craniofacial Hospital in Chennai

Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture who was on a working visit in India this week was invited to inaugurate a craniotomy machine which will help with skull reconstruction and craniocynostosis technology at the Balaji Dental and Craniofacial Hospital in Chennai. Dr Balaji is a friend of Seychelles and he has been for many years offering his ...

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Tourism Trade of Seychelles in India to claim their fair share of that important source market

Tourism enterprises wanting a greater share of the Indian tourism market are in Chennai and Bangalore this week, in what is being promoted as a Seychelles Roadshow. The delegation of hotels and airlines is being accompanied by Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture as well as Sherin Naiken, the CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board ...

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Muthuvelan Karunanidhi, the Political Icon in Tamil Nadu welcomes Seychelles Minister St.Ange and his delegation to Chennai

The highly respected political icon of the State of Tamil Nadu, Mr Muthuvelan Karunanidhi on Wednesday the 8th June welcomed Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture to his offices. The Seychelles Minister and his delegation were in Chennai on a working visit to increase awareness of the Seychelles as a tourism destination to the Indian holiday ...

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