The Travel Architect visits Constance Ephelia

Constance Ephelia is situated on 2 of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Mahe, overlooking the marine national park of Port Launay. The setting is within 120 hectares of land and mangroves.

There is a wide variety of accommodation types from junior suites, beach villas, spa villas to hillside villas with amazing views.

There are 5 different restaurants and 6 bars as well as in villa dining and private dinners on the beach or on your terrace.

Plenty of activities are on offer with a fitness centre, squash and tennis courts, zip lining and rock climbing and plenty of watersports.

I was lucky to have a massage at the USpa by Constance which is the largest spa in the Indian Ocean with 18 treatment rooms and was a fantastic experience.

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The Travel Architect at the Kempinski Seychelles Resort

After a swift 30 minute transfer from the international airport with Chris from The Seychelles Tourist Board ( chatting about Liverpool Football Club and amongst other things whoever thought we would be discussing Allo Allo and Hyacinth Bouquet ) we arrived on the exclusive south end of Mahé at The Kempinski Seychelles Resort. The hotel is on the famous Baie Lazare and only 40 minutes from the capital Victoria.

It’s a quick overnight stay before we hop on a plane to explore this amazing part of the world.

The Kempinski caters for all – from honeymooners to families and groups of friends holidaying together.

If you have enough of chilling out by the pool or at the beach there are tennis courts, volleyball and a gym along with a fantastic watersports and a Padi diving centre.

The hotel also has Kempinski The Spa set in the midst of a green sanctuary and beneath granite rock foundations.

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Constance Le Prince Maurice

There are many activities and sports that you can take part in if you don’t want to just chill out and relax at the hotel. Also,the 2 golf courses at the nearby sister hotel Constance Belle Mare Plage are just a short drive away.

Here are some examples of whats going on,on a weekly basis at the hotel

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The Travel Architect arrives in Mauritius

I have previously visited the Indian Ocean Island of Mauritius on 2 family holidays. This time my visit is to stay and experience a selection of 5star hotels on the island courtesy of The Azure Collection with flights with Air Mauritius.

Staying in 5 different hotels and visiting 4 others it is a great way to see the changes taking place within the hotel industry on the island.

Mauritius is a fantastic destination for families as well as couples and honeymooners.
It also has the added bonus of some fantastic golf courses attached to hotels offering complimentary green fees.

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