Monday, 19 March 2018

Live the Seychelles Experience . . .

 . . . on Alphonse Island!

"Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans." We have all heard this saying at some time or another and it is so true. 

Our everyday lives are filled with planning, work and obligations that often occupy our time and leaves room for little else. For mental and physical well-being is it important to 'isolate' yourself, take some time to savour your thoughts and breathe in the peace and quiet. What better place to do so than a remote island paradise..?

Sunday, 18 March 2018

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Announces 2018 Summer Schedule

Air Seychelles has today announced its 2018 summer schedule, offering travellers a choice of up to 25 international and 200 domestic flights a week.

Travellers can book seats for travel from 25 March to 27 October 2018.

This summer season, Air Seychelles will be operating the following international services from Seychelles International Airport:

Saturday, 17 March 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

Seychelles' Tourism Minister and Tourism Board CEO Hold Talks with Airline Partners at ITB Berlin 2018

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Maurice Loustau-Lalanne and the Chief Executive of the Seychelles Tourism Board, Sherin Francis, held discussions with airline partners on the sidelines of the 2018 ITB fair, held from March 7 to 11, in Berlin, Germany.

They met with officials from Qatar Airways, Edelweiss Air and Turkish Airlines.

Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Hotel Updates: Auberge Chez Plume

Auberge d'Anse Boileau Changes its Name

Kindly note that Auberge d'Anse Boileau, on Mahé Island, Seychelles,  has now changed its name to "Auberge Chez Plume."

Monday, 12 March 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

Seychelles Tourism Board Trains North American Travel Trade Professionals to Better Sell the Destination

The Seychelles Tourism Board’s Regional Director for Africa & the Americas, David Germain, recently conducted a ‘Seychelles product & destination training’ for a group of American tourism professionals.

Mr Germain took advantage of his visit to Los Angeles, USA for the Travel and Adventure Show to conduct the training session.

Sunday, 11 March 2018

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Expands Online Check-In to Five New Destinations

Air Seychelles has today expanded its online check-in service to five new destinations: Abu Dhabi, Johannesburg, Mauritius, Mumbai and Paris.

The service allows travellers to check-in for inbound and outbound flights from up to 24 hours before departure by simply going to, making the journey simpler and faster.

Saturday, 10 March 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

ITB Berlin 2018 – Seychelles Records Another Fruitful Participation  

With Germany already leading the Seychelles' visitors arrival figures in 2018, the island destination has not failed to create more hype at this year's ITB Berlin.

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has once again been joined by an enthusiastic group of trade partners at ITB Berlin 2018, being held at Messe Berlin, Germany.

Friday, 9 March 2018

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Celebrates Women's Day with Special Female Flight

In celebration of International Women's Day yesterday, Air Seychelles operated a special flight between Seychelles and Johannesburg with a female captain and a team of all-female cabin crew.

At the controls of flight HM061 was Captain Nicole Changleng, while the guests were looked after by Cabin Manager Janice Benstrong, Cabin Senior Anick Souris, and Flight Attendants Gabriella Julie and Rohana Adelaide.

Thursday, 8 March 2018

New Property Alert: Hotel Cote d’Or Lodge

Mason's Travel Adds Hotel Cote d’Or Lodge to Our Accommodation Portfolio

Hotel Côte d’Or Lodge, on Praslin Island, Seychelles has recently been added to our accommodation portfolio

Côte d’Or Lodge is the ideal spot for a memorable holiday as you are located on one of the finest beaches of Praslin close to the Côte d’Or village. 

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Seychelles in the Spotlight

Seychelles wins 2018 Tourism Award by UK's LUX magazine

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has added yet another award bestowed upon the island destination to its ever-growing collection. Seychelles has been named the 'Best Indian Ocean Luxury Travel Destination' as part of the 2018 Tourism Awards by LUX magazine in the UK.