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Lose yourself in some island magic – the Seychelles is the perfect place to relax and unwind with your new spouse

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he Seychelles Islands need little introduction as the perfect venue for a wedding, honeymoon, anniversary or just an impromptu romantic break. For many years, just the name ‘Seychelles’ has conjured up magical images of a necklace of beautiful islands, lost to the world and time itself, where sapphire seas conspire with silver sands and emerald palms to offer the very best in romantic experiences. When you add to the mix the innate romantic ambiance that holds sway over Seychelles’ 115 islands, the natural friendliness of their tiny 87,000-strong population, and the grand diversity of experiences the islands offer, it’s easy to see why a Seychelles romantic holiday is so high

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on many people’s bucket list. So, what are the nuts and bolts of such a holiday? What are the other advantages and benefits of the ultimate in romantic holidays? Top of the list must be the fact that the Seychelles Islands offer such diversity – not only in the islands themselves (74 low-lying coral atolls and 41 steep granitic Inner Isles), but also in their flora and fauna, ethnicity, architecture, cuisine, traditions and activities. The islands offer amazing diving, fishing, sailing, trekking, eco-holidays, spa and wellness vacations, and golf. Seychelles is the perfect backdrop for a wedding, honeymoon or indeed any type of romantic break. Here, in the land of perpetual summer, there is a certain timeless quality to life that is hard to replicate anywhere else. It

is almost as if these islands were created with lovers in mind. Romancing the Seychelles Islands Sensual Seychelles has long been dubbed ‘the islands of love’. Home to the unique Vallée de Mai, purported by many to be the site of the original Garden of Eden, it is little wonder that lovers are inspired to take their vows and wed in this gentle and romantic Indian Ocean atmosphere. Marriage and/or honeymoon packages are offered by several leading travel agencies, ensuring that your wedding day or honeymoon can be as blissfully romantic and unique as you can conjure in your wildest dreams. A selection of hotels, both large and

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Nubian Bride Issue 9  

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Nubian Bride Issue 9  

Nubian Bride is the only bridal publication in the industry that caters for African women. African brides, in all their diversity, celebrate...