La Route des Tamarins Paragliding World Cup Series 2015 takes off on Reunion Island
Reunion Island is world acclaimed by fans of free flight for its exceptional off-sites and optimum air conditions all year long. The paragliding activity, a great tourist attraction for Reunion Island, takes off today with the opening of the La Route des Tamarins Paragliding World Cup Series in 2015.
Vacances Transat makes a return to Reunion Island after nearly a decade
Thirty travel agents and Vacances Transat officials just concluded an extensive fact-finding mission on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion, after the tour operators signaled their return to market Reunion after an absence of 9 years.
Magma and magnifique equals Magma’ Gnifique – only on Reunion Island
Four eruptions this year of the famous Piton de la Fournaise have raised interest levels greatly for visits to the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion, and the tourism marketers have promptly latched on to these events to hard-sell island holidays on the French mainland and elsewhere.
Reunion Island’s Tourism office enters into partnership with Roland Garros International Airport
Reunion Island Tourism (IRT) and the island’s primary international airport, Roland Garros International, a few days ago put pen to paper to ink a partnership deal, which is aimed to bring more international airlines and flights to Reunion Island.
Reunion Island celebrates her natural beauty as UNESCO World Heritage site turns 5
It is five years that UNESCO recognized the rugged magnificence of Reunion Island’s interior and enscribed the area, a national park under French law, as a site of exceptional natural beauty and a biodiversity hotspot, one of less than two dozen around the world.
Reunion Island Tourism holds workshop on e-tourism
The march into the digital age, especially in the way how aviation, tourism, and travel conduct business these days, can simply not be stopped, and those failing to embrace the new technologies risk becoming dinosaurs in their own right. Reunion Island Tourism (IRT) has for long been at the cutting edge of technology and, being tech savvy, used the latest tools available to them to make waves across cyberspace.
Reunion Island gets ready for fourth “Pandathlon”
Reunion Island’s town of Saint-Philippe this year will host the fourth edition of “Pandathlon” on September 13. This event, dedicated to lovers of nature walkers, intends to raise their awareness of environmental protection in an original way to contribute to the preservation and conservation of the island's territory. Organized for the first time on Reunion Island in 2012, the Pandathlon is an eco-sports event organized in collaboration between the Regional Council of Reunion Island and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) organization in France. The power walks - three routes are available for participants - is above all a unique human adventure which combines sport and environmental protection.