Tag archive for ‘Seychelles’
By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Indian Ocean: A bridge that unites Seychelles with India

Seychelles President James Michel received the Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, at State House this morning. The two leaders discussed state affairs in a tête-à-tête meeting before joining a bilateral More...

By Millie Atkinson On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, arrives in Seychelles

The Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, arrived at the Seychelles International Airport on Tuesday evening. He was greeted warmly at the airport by Seychelles President James Michel; Vice President Danny Faure; More...

By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, March 5th, 2015

“The World” Arrives in Aldabra still in the Seychelles

“The World” cruise ship arrives in Aldabra. It left Praslin Island at midnight on Saturday 28th February where it has been at sea for two days before anchoring at Aldabra this morning. SIF will be managing More...

By Millie Atkinson On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Festival Kreol – a time for the Seychelles Creole culture to shine

Festival Kreol is an event which puts the Seychelles’ Creole culture and identity at the forefront in the world. These were the words of Minister for Tourism and Culture Alain St.Ange as he officially launched More...

By Millie Atkinson On Saturday, July 12th, 2014

European tourist guide meeting: The art of guiding in a city of diversity and contrasts

The European Federation of Tourist Guide Associations (FEG) is pleased to announce details of their forthcoming “16th FEG Annual General Meeting and European Tourist Guide Meeting” which will take place More...

By Millie Atkinson On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Nothing can stop the Carnival of Carnivals in the Seychelles

The sweeping rain which lashed Victoria yesterday morning caused all sorts of contingency plans to be dusted and readied and when driving into the city at 13.30 hrs, the sky was still dark and the clouds continued More...

By Millie Atkinson On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Seychelles Tourism Minister to attend UNWTO Commission Meeting & Seminar on Tourism and Air Connectivity

The Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St.Ange, at the kind invitation of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the government of Angola, will represent Seychelles at the UNWTO 56th Commission More...

By Mitchell C. Clark On Saturday, March 1st, 2014


BASIC  Population (2010 est.): 87,122 Capital: Victoria Currency: Seychelles rupee (SR) = 100 cents. It is best to take sterling. Major credit cards accepted. Time: GMT +4 Driving: traffic drives on the More...

By Paul Lewis On Monday, January 20th, 2014

52 Places to Go in 2014

1.Cape Town Cape Town is the second-most populous city in South Africa, after Johannesburg, and the provincial capital and primate city of the Western Cape. As the seat of the National Parliament, it is also the More...