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Basic information about Seychelles
Seychelles (/seɪˈʃɛlz/ say-SHELZ; French: [sɛʃɛl]), officially the Republic of Seychelles (French: République des Seychelles; Creole: Repiblik Sesel), is an archipelago and country in the Indian Ocean. The 115-island country, whose capital is Victoria, lies 1,500 kilometres (932 mi) east of mainland East Africa. Other nearby island countries and territories include Comoros, Mayotte, Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius to the south. Seychelles, with a population of 90,024, has the smallest population of any independent African state; however, it does have a larger population than the UK overseas territory Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha.Seychelles (/seɪˈʃɛlz/ say-SHELZ; French: [sɛʃɛl]), officially the Republic of Seychelles (French: République des Seychelles; Creole: Repiblik Sesel), is an archipelago and country in the Indian Ocean. The 115-island country, whose capital is Victoria, lies 1,500 kilometres (932 mi) east of mainland East Africa. Other nearby island countries and territories include Comoros, Mayotte, Madagascar, Réunion and Mauritius to the south. Seychelles, with a population of 90,024, has the smallest population of any independent African state; however, it does have a larger population than the UK overseas territory Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha.
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Bel AirBel Air is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé.Show on map
TakamakaTakamaka is one of the 22 administrative regions of Mahé, Republic of Seychelles. It is located on the southern part of the island of Mahé. (3 other districts cover the two other main islands of the Republic, Grand' Anse and Baie Sainte Anne on the island of Praslin and the inner islands district which comprise the 3rd largest island, La Digue). Its population is estimated at around 3,000.Show on map
Saint LouisSaint Louis is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. It is the smallest district of Seychelles with an area slightly more than a square kilometer.Show on map
Port GlaudPort Glaud is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the northwestern coast of the island of Mahé. It is 25 km² and has a population of 2174 (2002 census). The main village is Port Glaud. The district contains two marine parks; Bay Ternay & Port Launay. The offshore islands of Thérèse Island and Conception Island are part of Port Glaud District.Show on map
Pointe LaruePointe La Rue is an administrative district of Seychelles located in the eastern region of the island of Mahé. The district has an area of 3.9 km². Its population rose from 3086 (census of 2002) to 3172 (2009 estimate). The district is the location e Seychelles International Airport, with its runway running along the northeast coast. Anonyme Island and Rat Island are part of the district.Show on map
PlaisancePlaisance is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé.Show on map
Mont FleuriMont Fleuri is an administrative district of Seychelles with its main part located on the island of Mahé. It also includes the six islands of the Sainte Anne Marine National Park and two islets further east (Beacon Island, and Île Seche or Harrison Rock).Show on map
Mont BuxtonMont Buxton is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé.Show on map
English RiverLa Rivière Anglaise (English River) is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé.Show on map
Inner IslandsLa Digue is the third largest inhabited island of the Seychelles in terms of population, lying east of Praslin and west of Felicite Island. In terms of size it is the fourth largest granitic island of Seychelles after Mahé, Praslin and Silhouette Island. It has a population of 2,800 people, who mostly live in the west coast villages of La Passe (linked by ferry to Praslin and Mahé) and La Réunion. There is no airport on La Digue, so to get there from a foreign country, one has to fly to Victoria and continue by ferry, usually via Praslin. It has an area of 10.08 km2, which makes it relatively easy to travel around by bike or on foot.Show on map
Grand Anse MaheGrand'Anse Mahé is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé.Show on map
Grand Anse PraslinGrand'Anse Praslin is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Praslin.Show on map
GlacisGlacis is an administrative district of Seychelles located in the north of the island of Mahé.Show on map
CascadeCascade is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé.Show on map
Bel OmbreBel Ombre (or Belombre) is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. It has a small fishing harbour for artesan fishing from small boats with lines.Show on map
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Baie Sainte AnneBaie Sainte Anne is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Praslin.Show on map
Baie LazareBaie Lazare is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. It is named after the explorer Lazare Picault.Show on map
Anse RoyaleAnse Royale is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. The Polytechnic School of the Humanities is located in this district.Show on map
Anse EtoileAnse Etoile is an administrative district of Seychelles on the island of Mahé.Show on map
Anse BoileauAnse Boileau is a quiet district on the south of the island of Mahé, in the Seychelles. Anse Boileau encapsulates the natural wonders of the Seychelles: it sits at the foot of a steep, very green mountain, it is on the shores of the Indian Ocean, and in its midst are streams, mini-forests, creeks, ponds, and an enchanting array of all that defines the Seychellois landscape. It is often described as a 'fishing village' because many of the local residents fish for a living; it has a school, a restaurant, a number of grocery shops, a health centre and a police station. It is a short distance away from Anse La Mouche, a popular tourist destination. Anse Boileau is so-called because of its many coves.Show on map
Anse-aux-PinsAnse-aux-Pins is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. Soleil Island is part of the district.Show on map
Les MamellesLes Mamelles is an administrative district of the Seychelles, located in the south of the Greater Victoria (suburban) area on Mahé, the main island of the archipelago. The district is located inward from the adjacent coastal district of Roche Caiman. It is not to be confused with Mamelles Island some six kilometers northeast of Mahé. Les Mamelles District was created in 1998 mostly from reclaimed land and from parts of Plaisance district. Therefore, it does not yet have its own ISO 3166-2 code.Show on map
Roche CaimanRoche Caiman is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. It has a football stadium where its national team play most of the home matches. Like neighboring Les Mamelles District, Roche Caiman District was created in 1998 from reclaimed land and from parts of Plaisance District. It does not yet have its own ISO 3166-2 code. Its ISO 3166-2 code is SC-25 ()Show on map
Au CapAu Cap is an administrative district of Seychelles located on the island of Mahé. Au Cap has a surface area of 875 hectares; it is bordered to the North, by the district of Anse Aux Pins, to the South by the district of Anse Royale, and to the West by the district of Anse Boileau and to the East, by the Indian Ocean. The maximum latitude is 600 meters. There are 12 different sub-districts in Au Cap and they are: There are also countless tertiary paths and routes within and to Au Cap from its neighbors.Show on map