Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, who is on a flying working visit in Sao Paulo, as he heads to the UNWTO General Assembly in Colombia said that his first day full of press meetings was very successful. The Seychelles Minister was being accompanied in his one-to-one press meetings by Stephane Perard, the Emirates Brazil Area Manager and Gisele Abrahao, the Owner of the Brazil representative office for the Seychelles Tourism Board.
The day saw meetings with reputed Brazilian Magazines including VERSATILLE where Ricardo Battistini, the Owner of the magazine and Fran Oliveira, the Chief Editor (pictured with Minister St.Ange and Emirates Stephane Perard) discussed a Seychelles Report.
“It is very clear that Seychelles is today a known tourism destination and when we realise that we have but launched Seychelles in Brazil but a couple of years ago, we can be happy that we have make a marked inroad in this market. Today it is the Maldives that is the flavour of the month, and they are being recorded as being amongst the top ten destinations for Brazilians as far as numbers go. Seychelles is set to become the next destination for Brazilians” said Minister St.Ange of the Seychelles.
The press meetings all confirmed the same message to the Seychelles Minister and congratulated the island’s Brazil Office for keeping the flag of Seychelles flying high in Brazil.