Sunday, 11 September 2016

Airline Updates: Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines will initiate flight service to the Seychelles starting with its winter 2017/18 flight schedule.

As of October 25, 2017, it will fly non-stop every Wednesday from Vienna to the vacation island in the Indian Ocean, returning to Vienna on Thursdays.

“Demand for direct flights to long-haul tourist destinations is high. And we have responded."


Saturday, 10 September 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Links Up to East Asia With New Codeshare Connections to Hong Kong and Singapore

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has expanded its codeshare agreement with Jet Airways to offer guests convenient one-stop connections to  two major cities in East Asia.

The deal enables air travellers to fly with Air Seychelles and Jet Airways between Seychelles and Hong Kong or Singapore via the Indian city of Mumbai, with both legs combined on one single ticket to make the journey convenient. 

Friday, 9 September 2016

Hotel Updates: Le Meridien Fisherman's Cove

Le Meridien Fisherman's Cove Opens New Art Gallery

Situated in the lobby, the Art Studio, an interactive space that inspires the creative and curious minded traveler with a passion for art and culture to engage with the artistic sensibilities of the destination. Created in collaboration with well-known artist Georges Camille and the Seychelles chapter of Arterial Network, the Art Studio will showcase artwork of Seychellois artists providing a new perspective on contemporary art in Seychelles. 


Renowned artists like Isham Rath, Antonio Filippin, Charles Dodo have their artwork showcased and we will also organize many creative workshops under the aegis of Georges Camille.

Thursday, 8 September 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Sees Record-Breaking Passenger Numbers in August

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of  Seychelles, has announced that its “Summer Extravaganza”  promotion has ended with resounding success, capping off a  busy summer season.

The special promotion saw 70 prizes up for grabs through July and August, including air  tickets, seat upgrades to business class, airport lounge passes and duty free vouchers, and was met with a tremendously positive response from travellers in Seychelles. 

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

Hotel Updates: CaranaBeach Hotel

Sens Spa Takes Natural to a New Level

The Sens Spa at CaranaBeach combines international-standard massages and treatments with only locally crafted products, for one of the most natural, unprocessed spa experiences in Seychelles.


Tuesday, 6 September 2016

Mason's Travel News

World Travel Market London: 07 – 09 November 2016


Once again, Mason’s Travel will be present at World Travel Market in London, UK which will be taking place from the 7th – 9th November 2016 at the Excel, Docklands. We will be represented by our General Manager, Mr. Lenny Alvis and Sales Manager, Miss. Amy Michel over the 03 days.

Monday, 5 September 2016

Hotel Updates: Alhonse Island Seychelles

Newly Refurbished Accommodation to Enhance Guest Experience on Alphonse

We are happy delighted to announce, on the 1st October 2016, Alphonse Island, Seychelles, sees the completed refurbishment of the twenty-one Beach Bungalows and five Beach Villas, which took place gradually and behind the scenes over the last few months, in preparation for what is anticipated to be another popular holiday season on the island.


Sunday, 4 September 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Commences Daily Flights to Bird Island

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has increased its interisland flights between Mahé and Bird Island to daily, providing residents and international travellers with more choice and convenience.

The development will see Air Seychelles operate flights to the Bird island 340 days a year, representing a major upgrade to its current charter operation.

Saturday, 3 September 2016

Hotel Updates: Valmer Resort & Spa

Completion of New Ocean View Suites

Valmer Resort has announced the completion of their Ocean View Suites. The 50m2 Ocean View Suites offers contemporary decor with original artwork and are nestled in lush tropical forest, offering spectacular views.

Friday, 2 September 2016

Hotel Updates: Coral Strand Hotel

Coral Strand Hotel Re-Opens Coral Asia Restaurant

Coral Strand has announced that after a two month renovation, the Coral Asia Restaurant has once again opened it's doors to guests and the public.

During the renovation, the roof was replaced with special fire-proof materials, the stairway was widened and made more gradual, the open kitchen is now larger and more convenient for staff and protection from the wind and rain was improved.


Thursday, 1 September 2016

Conservation News: Bird Island Lodge

A Great Year for Sooty Terns on Bird Island

This year has been one of the best for Bird Island's Sooty Tern Colony, with more birds nesting than in the past few years. By June, the main part of the colony was packed with birds nesting at high densities- up to six nests per square metre. More birds were still arriving in the month of July and occupying the open plains in the Northern part of the Island.