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Praslin: the island of Coco de Mer

Petit Anse Kerlan, Praslin, Seychelles. Author Fabio Achilli. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

Praslin is the second largest island of Seychelles, is located 40 km north-west of Mahé (only 15 minutes flight or 3 hours by boat from Mahé). Most of Praslin, which has an area of 44 sq km, is covered with ...

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La Digue: the more traditional island in the archipelago of the Seychelles

Anse Source d'Argent, La Digue, Seychelles. Author Tobias Alt (Tobi 87). Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike

The island of La Digue is situated just 6 km south-west of Praslin, from Praslin leave boats that take 30 minutes to La Digue. La Digue (10 sq km) is the fourth largest island of the Seychelles archipelago, in this island ...

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Seychelles climate: when to go to the Seychelles

Silhouette Island, Seychelles. Author Fabio Achilli. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

The Seychelles are located just south of the equator, but thanks to the constant blowing of the winds, which mitigate the temperatures, the islands do not suffer from the hot and humid climate typical of the equatorial zone. The constant ...

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Seychelles: granite and coral islands rich in beaches

Anse Takamaka, Praslin, Seychelles. Author Fabio Achilli. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution

The Seychelles (Republic of Seychelles/République des Seychelles/Repiblik Sesel) are an archipelago made up of islands located in the Indian Ocean. They are located to the east of the East African coast and to the north of Madagascar. The most important ...

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