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Aruba Is The Caribbean’s Fastest-Growing Tourism Destination in 2015

Wed Aug 5

divi-tree-arubaAruba tourism is showing no signs of slowing down in 2015.

The Dutch Caribbean’s tourism power is reporting a 16.2 percent increase in tourism arrivals in the first half of 2015, the highest rate of increase of any destination in the Caribbean. The island reported 569,153 tourist arrivals in the first six months of 2015, up from the same period in 2014. That was buoyed by a 19.7 percent increase in the winter tourist season, according to Caribbean Tourism Organization data. The next fastest-growing country was Barbados at 15.3 percent in the same period.

 

Luxurious Vacation in Aruba

Thu Jul 16

If perfection is your desire, you will find it here at Villa Royale; enjoy your stay in Aruba in the most luxurious ways and in complete privacy up high at Kamay Hills with ‘million dollar views’! The Italian-marble Grand Villa is detailed for royalty and can comfortably host 25 guests with its extremely spacious bedrooms, [...]

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Can food be charming? Yes, at Amuse Bistro

Sat Jun 27

Palm Beach – As its name implies Amuse Bistro is palate-pleasing, offering delectable, charming dishes. Chef-owner Patrick van der Donk with his adorable wife Yvette, operate this intimate mom & pop bistro with French roots and Caribbean flair. Located streetside at Plays Linda Beach Resort Amuse has gained a solid fan-base since opening day, over [...]

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Aruba’s Social Column “Bati Bleki” by Rona Coster June 8th, 2015

Mon Jun 8

VILLA ROYALE HOSTS A PARTY. The hilltop villa in the Kamay Hills, with the magnificent million dollar view over the island, hosted a party this weekend to introduced itself to local party-goers. Mirla Passchier put the event together for Rene Van Norel, in collaboration with Romar Trading and its star bartender Erick Bustamante, and White [...]

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Staying in a Masterpiece

Sat May 2

ARUBA – If perfection is your desire, you’ve found it here on Aruba at Villa Royale. Enjoy Aruba in the most luxurious way and in complete privacy in the Kamay Hills just up the road and around the corner from the Ritz Carlton. The Italian-marble Grand Villa is detailed for royalty and can comfortably host [...]

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7 tips for first time home buyers

Fri Jan 16

By Miriam Engeln, real estate agent at Century 21 Aruba. There is no such thing as the perfect home, but there is a home that is perfect for you. 1. A house is probably the largest purchase you will ever make in your life, so make sure you understand the terms of your contract. If [...]

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Ralph and Frances Ann Donofri honored at the Holiday Inn Resort

Fri Jan 16

Recently the Aruba Tourism Authority had the great pleasure of honoring a very nice couple whom are loyal and friendly Visitors of Aruba, at the Holiday Inn Beach Resort, as Ambassadors of Goodwill. The symbolic honorary title is presented in the name of the Minister of Tourism as a token of appreciation to guests who [...]

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A Jubileum: The Annual Donkey Walk

Fri Jan 16

Ayo – Again this year the Aruban Donkey Sanctuary is organizing its traditional Walkathon, a walk of 6.5 kilometers.  Once again this is a tenth year and therefore a jubileum.  Young and old are invited to walk together through our Aruban nature.  Accompanied by some donkeys the walk will begin on Saturday 17 January at [...]

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17th aircraft for InselAir to support growth plans

Fri Jan 16

19 aircraft and 26 destinations by the end of 2015 While InselAir was still celebrating its new Aruba – Manaus route, its 7th MD  (17 in total), arrived at Curacao International Airport, yesterday, January 14th. InselAir plans to add more aircraft to its fleet this year to grow from 22 to 26 destinations by the [...]

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Two Sisters, Twin Engagements, while vacationing in Aruba

Fri Jan 16

Eagle Beach – Rebecca Frey and David Ramos were engaged in Aruba at sunset on Eagle Beach, on January 1st, 2015. Rachael Frey and Ian Thompson did the same at the California Lighthouse at sunrise on January 6th, 2015. The sisters were both vacationing on the island at La Cabana Beach Resort & Casino with [...]

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HumanHints, today ‘Passionate Journey To A Meaningless Destination’

Fri Jan 16

It’s been said that in order to master the physical world, we must try as hard as we can to achieve our goals, then remain totally indifferent to even the greatest failure and success. This is the simple message of the famous Bhagavad-Gita, and is found most other places where enlightenment is discussed. It seems [...]

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Today is Friday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2015. There are 349 days left in the year.

Fri Jan 16

Thought for Today: “A fanatic is a man that does what he thinks th’ Lord wud do if He knew th’ facts iv th’ case.” — From “Mr. Dooley’s Philosophy” by Finley Peter Dunne, American humorist (1867-1936). Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 16, 1865, Union Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman issued Special Field Order No. [...]

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Aruba’s Social Column “Bati Bleki” by Rona Coster January 16th, 2015

Fri Jan 16

BAILA MALO, PASA BON. A little bird whispered in my ear that every Thursday at the end of main street at the Baby Back Grill on Hospitalstraat all of town’s Kizomba dancers congregate to slowly, smoothly and sensually dance holding on to their romantic partner tightly. It’s something to see. Rock-N-Blues lovers will be happy [...]

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Tourist Kids Give Back To Aruba

Fri Jan 9

Kids Enjoy protecting Aruba’s Reefs by creating awareness with our Save the Reefs Bracelet Program  Malmok- Aruba’s Marine Park Foundation in cooperation with the island’s popular water sports operators, Jolly Pirates have implemented an especially worthy “Protect the Reefs bracelet” program. The simple concept of a set of three awareness bracelets has been initiated to [...]

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Loyal visitors honored at the Divi All Inclusive Resort

Fri Jan 9

ARUBA – Recently the Aruba Tourism Authority had the great pleasure of honoring a very nice couple and a very nice gentleman whom are loyal and friendly Visitors of Aruba, as Distinguished Visitor and Ambassadors of Goodwill at the Divi All Inclusive Resort. The symbolic honorary titles are presented in the name of the Minister [...]

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Two for one price at CILO City Lounge on Friday afternoons.

Fri Jan 9

Phew, the week is done, the weekend is looming! Two whole days filled with fun waiting for you, so time to celebrate on Friday afternoons. CILO City Lounge has the perfect incentive for you: a two-for-the-price-of-one drink special. And we mean on every drink, cocktail or mix you can think of between 5 and 7 [...]

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Food and water risks – an article by Heidi Marchena, pharmacist at Botica di Servicio

Fri Jan 9

ARUBA - When traveling abroad, it is most likely contaminated water and food that possibly can make you sick and cause disease rather than the potential mosquito bites. Many of the infectious diseases start with the contamination of food and water, but these can also be transmitted by fecal-oral exposure. As these bacteria, viruses and [...]

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