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Update: Le Nautique Luxury Beachfront Apartments

Hello readers. It’s been a quite while since we last posted a construction update on our blog (so sorry to keep you waiting) but as you can imagine we have been super busy working between two tropical islands and two luxury waterfront resorts. It has certainly been a busy 18[…]

Unusual Fruits of the Seychelles

  One of the best things about visit a tropical island (other than the obvious sun, sea, sand and palm trees) is to try out the local delicacies and fresh local fruits. The Seychelles like many other tropical destinations boasts an abundance of delicious fruit such as bananas, mangoes, pineapples,[…]

The life and times of Poppy “T” McGee

This is the story of Poppy “T” McGee, a lanky sweet-natured stray dog from La Digue who stole our hearts and became a intrinsic part of the Le Nautique family. Call it serendipity, kizmet or fate but this heart-warming story has been playing out for over 5 years now and[…]

Creole Recipes: Breadfruit

Exploring the Seychelles Islands you are bound to come across many soaring trees teaming with large, green, round, lumpy looking fruits – but what are they? This is “Breadfruit”.     Breadfruit has lumpy green flesh and a potato-like texture which can be served as part of a main meal[…]

Le Nautique Seychelles: Our Seychellois History

This week we wanted to share with you the rich history of our beloved La Digue beachfront hotel site and the infamous local family figures that came before it.     Let us start with our much loved father and grandfather, Karl St Ange who, together with his darling wife[…]

Renovation: Anse Royale Sneak Peek

If you have been following us from the beginning, you would know that asides from taking on our huge construction project in La Digue, we have also been simultaneously renovating our other property in Anse Royale, “Le Nautique Mahe”. When we purchased the Anse Royale property back in 2015, we[…]

Cocktails: Cinnamango Sour

Any wannabe cocktail connoisseur will have noticed that there has been a recent shift back to the basics when it comes to cocktail trends. There is just something so special and familiar about the simple cocktails that we all know and love – the Daiquiris, the Margaritas, the Old Fashioned, the[…]

All About Seychelles

  Unhurried. Unspoiled. A hidden treasure. Just a few degrees south of the Equator lies a hidden treasure in the Ocean… like scattered jewels… garden islands hidden away from all but the most discerning visitor… a visitor looking for warm turquoise blue waters lapping gently onto soft white sandy beaches… but[…]

Creole Classic perfect for Labour Day

Here in Seychelles we love our curries hot and spicy, full of fragrance and flavour and with lashings of coconut milk (or even coconut cream if we’re feeling naughty – sorry waistline). Kari Koko Poul (chicken curry) is by far the island’s favourite dish, available in almost all restaurants and take-aways and the[…]

Seychelles: THE Celebrity Honeymoon Destination

With the recent news that British beauty Elizabeth Hurley is currently visiting the our tropical islands, we thought that it would be a fun blog to fill you in on the many celebrities that have chosen the Seychelles for their honeymoons and holidays. The Seychelles government recently introduced laws to[…]