About Seychelles : The Seychelles consist of an archipelago with around 100 islands in the Indian Ocean, the northeast of Madagascar. The Mahe, Praslin, and the La Digue are the principal islands in the country. The country achieved its independence in the 1970's. The International Airport of Seychelles had completed in the year 1971 provide the tourism, a new source of revenue to the nation. Thus Seychelles become one of the most prosperous African states with highest Human Development Index.