Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles & Etihad Airways

Air Seychelles and Etihad Airways Celebrate Growth

Air Seychelles and equity alliance partner Etihad Airways hosted a stunning cocktail reception at the Banyan Tree Resort on Thursday night to celebrate the on-going success of their partnership and the growth of the island carrier.

Monday, 13 October 2014

Updated Ferry Schedule

Mahé, Praslin and La Digue Ferry Schedule in Effect: 28th October 2014 to 31 March 2015

EIBTM 2014

Meeting Appointment Request for EIBTM from the 18th to 20th November 2014

Sunday, 12 October 2014

Hotel Updates: Kempinski Seychelles Resort & Spa

Kempinski Seychelles Welcomes New General Manager

After successfully leading Kempinski Hotel Aqaba Red Sea for two years, Masami Egami joins Kempinski Seychelles Resort as the new General Manager. 

Saturday, 11 October 2014

Airline Updates: Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways Unveils New Partnership Program, Air Seychelles Included

Etihad Airways has unveiled Etihad Airways Partners, a new brand which brings together like-minded airlines to offer customers more choice through improved networks and schedules and enhanced frequent flyer benefits.

Initially, six airlines will participate in the new partnership - airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, India’s Jet Airways, Darwin Airline, and Etihad Airways. 

Friday, 10 October 2014

Hotel Updates: Raffles Praslin Resort & Spa

Raffles Praslin receives accolade from Fodor's Travel 

For the second time Raffles Praslin has been listed in the "Top 100 Hotels in the World" by the prestigious Fodor’s Travel Guide.

Thursday, 9 October 2014

Hotel Updates: Maia Luxury Resort and Spa

Renovations at Maia 's Tec Tec Restaurant 

Maia Luxury Resort and Spa wishes to inform you and your clients of an upcoming re-roofing project at the resort's Tec Tec Restaurant.

The resort will be re-thatching the Alang Alang, or Elephant Grass, roof of Tec Tec between the 17th October and the 9th November. During this time, there will be disruptions to the operating times of the restaurant.

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Upcoming Events: Seychelles National Junior Fishing Tournament

Young Anglers Get Ready for 2nd Annual Seychelles National Junior Fishing Tournament 

The Seychelles Sports Fishing Club (SSFC) is organising its second National Junior Fishing Tournament on Saturday 22 November and is inviting all children aged between 7 and 16 years old to sign up for this exciting event.

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

Hotel Updates: Denis Private Island

Denis Private Island: Named One of the "Top 10 Romantic Seychelles Hotels"

Writer, Tim Ecott guides us through the Seychelles’ with his ‘Top 10 romantic Seychelles hotels’. As a frequent traveller to our islands, Mr Ecott is able to offer his take on some of the ideal honeymoon spots in this tropical archipelago of the Indian Ocean. Denis Private Island has without a doubt been mentioned, along with the likes of Fregate Island and North Island.

Monday, 6 October 2014

Seychelles in the Spotlight: Celebrities Seek Romance on our Shores

The Clooneys Choose Seychelles for their Honeymoon 

What better way to follow the wedding of the year than to honeymoon on an exclusive island in paradise Seychelles, far from the maddening crowds and safe from the prying eyes of international media.

Sunday, 5 October 2014

Hotel Updates: Constance Lemuria Resort & Spa

Constance Lemuria Installs New Sushi Bar

A brand new sushi counter has been installed at the Legend pool bar at Constance Lémuria Resort & Spa.
The sushi menu is now available every Sunday for the  convenience and pleasure of their guests.

Saturday, 4 October 2014

Conservation News: Constance Lemuria Resort & Spa

Lémuria Resort Contracts Expert to Help Save Sea Turtles

The three beaches of the Constance Lemuria Resort—Grand Anse Kerlan, Petite Anse Kerlan, and Anse Georgette—together host more nesting sea turtles than all other beaches of Praslin combined. In light of this huge significance to conservation, the management of the resort want to ensure the preservation  of this vital habitat.

Thursday, 2 October 2014

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Registers Solid Performance in First Half of 2014

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, recently announced a strong first half-year 2014 (H1) financial performance, with double digit growth in revenue, passenger and cargo volumes, reflecting continued solid success in the airline’s business strategy.

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Airline Updates: Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines Returns to Seychelles

Ethiopian Airlines has once again resumed its flight schedule to Seychelles, after having withdrawn from the island destination in March this year. 

The return of  "Africa's Airline of the year" was welcomed by both the Seychelles Minister of Tourism and Culture Alain St. Ange and the Seychelles Tourism Board's CEO Sherin Naiken, who attended the arrival of the first inbound flight, which landed on Monday.