Seychelles Tourism is on a quest to increase visitor arrivals from North America in 2016, David Germain, the Tourism Board’s Director for Africa & the Americas participated in the “Goway Travel “Africa & Middle East” Roadshow 2016, which took place in the Canadian Capital of Toronto and the US cities of Boston and Philadelphia respectively, from the 15th to the 18th of March.
The Roadshow which included Goway staff “Destination & Products Training” and series of workshops in Toronto, and the US cities of Boston and Philadelphia, saw the participation of many exhibitors from Southern Africa and the Middle East with Seychelles being the only Indian Ocean Island present at the event.
Goway Travel based in Toronto, Canada, continue to provide unforgettable travel experiences to the North American traveller some of the world’s most exotic and interesting destinations such as the Seychelles.
Seychelles provides added-value to the North American travellers visiting either Africa or the middle-east, options which will allow them to experience other types of cultures to add to their African and Arabian experience.
Flights to and from North America to Seychelles are available with South African Airways Ethiopian Airlines, Emirates and Etihad (via their hubs) with easy connection to Seychelles
Mr Germain Said ““The opportunities to increase arrivals from North America lies in our ability to participate in exhibitions and trade shows in North America, we need to be present and consistent to have Seychelles included in travel packages with other destinations in Africa and the Middle East, adding value and creating new reasons for travelers to explore our Archipelago “he said.