Seychelles in Africa
- One of the Most Beautiful Places in the World
Located in the Indian ocean about 1000 miles east of Kenya, the main islands have only been settled for about 200 years. Believed to be the peaks of an ancient mountain range, the granite rocks that make up the main islands are unique as are the hundreds of plant an animal species found no where else on earth due to the isolated nature of the islands. The warm waters, high standards and friendly people draw many year after year to these Jewels in the Ocean that are the Seychelles. Island names such as Mahe, Praslin, La Digue, Aldabra and Desroches have enchanted travelers for years .
The Seychelles are known mainly for their exotic beaches.A characteristic of most beaches are the transparent waters, the white sand, and the frame of granite boulders and lush green vegetation behind the beach.