Seychelles Local Customs

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    My wife enjoying her Seybrew
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Seychelles Local Customs

  • Gonna have to slow it down

    Seychelles seems to be a lot like the Carribean. No one is in a hurry except the tourists. When you go to a restaurant, you will notice this most. It can easily take 2 hours to eat sometimes. The servers take forever to take your order, may not place it right away, and when it's ready, they may or may not bring it right over. You will probably need...

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  • Sey Brew

    Well not quiet a cultural tip - but in some countries a beer is part of culture isn't it. Since the first bottle rolled off the production line of Seychelles Breweries Ltd in June 1972, SeyBrew Lager has been the favourite beer of Seychelles. SeyBrew is brewed with the finest malt and hops imported from Europe, Australia and South Africa. And after...

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  • Blatant nudity is offensive in...

    It is quite acceptable to go topless on the beaches of Seychelles, however, discretion should be maintained. The Seychellois people are not comfortable with nudity, and are offended by people who prance around the beach wearing just a thong. I have seen nudists sunbathing just next to Al Mare restuarant in full view of the road, this is not...

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  • Cinnamon

    On a trip around the island we came across this lady sitting by the side of the road stripping bark off the cinnamon tree. Only the bark is used and it is a very sought after spice which is one of the main exports of the Seychelles.

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  • Beach Wedding

    When we was on Pointe Source D'Argent, I saw a special spot. It had been decorated for a beach wedding. The bride and groom were gone but I had to have a picture.Isn't the background beautiful?

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  • Bread fruit

    Not a custom, really, but a food item....Breadfruits are abundant, and they make very good deep-fried chips out of them in addition to other stuff. Try breadfruit chips instead of potatoes, or as a snack with your Seybrew.

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  • En las islas Seychelles...

    En las islas Seychelles podremos encontrar tortugas gigantes similares a las de las islas Galapagos.

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  • Whatever you do, do try to...

    Whatever you do, do try to meet the locals. There are about 73,000 people living in the Seychelles, and they really are so warm. The people are a mixture of European, African, Indian, Arab, and Chinese...so they are going to welcome you with open arms from wherever you might come. The picture is of Leo and I with a very sweet woman we met named...

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