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Rising Above the Competition: One on One With Carolina Voullieme

Published on: Apr 29, 2016

Category: General

One on One.jpgThe Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino has emerged as a standout in this supremely competitive environment. Under the leadership of Carolina Voullieme, director of sales and marketing, the resort has achieved an average year-round occupancy of 90 percent and leads all Aruba hotels in its category in terms of market share, according to company officials.

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Aruba Summer Music Festival Welcomes Enrique Iglesias

Published on: Apr 29, 2016

Category: General

Enrique Iglesias.jpgOrganizers confirmed the popular performer Enrique Iglesias has been added to the line-up. Enrique Iglesias is a best-selling Latin artist from Madrid, Spain with multiple hit-songs, awards and successful concert tours. He is widely regarded as the Latin King of Pop and most recently his record climbed to platinum status in nine countries.

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Sasaki Apartments offers discounted prices for the season!

Published on: Apr 14, 2016

Category: Accommodations

Sasaki Apartment Sasaki Pool Area Pano.jpgSasaki Apartments is now offering special discounted prices for the Spring season. Enjoy the island in the best possible way with all that Sasaki Apartments has to offer. 

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Paradera Park Further Expands Guest Services

Published on: Apr 13, 2016

Category: Accommodations

Paradera Park Pool jpeg.jpgParadera Park has teamed up with Illy, represented in Aruba by Romar Trading N.V., to further enhance guest experience. All rooms and suites have been provided with state of the art Illy Espresso Machines to offer guests the luxury to enjoy freshly brewed espresso in their rooms. 

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Local Artist Grace Ashruf with Art for Global Change to Liftoff in New York

Published on: Apr 12, 2016

Category: General

Grace Ashruf - creating artwork for Exhibition 'Global Warming'.jpgGoing beyond conventional horizons, to raise awareness of effects of climate change, Grace Ashruf is a local artist, whose passion and admiration for the exotic natural landscapes, has driven her to create art that delivers a stirring message. Ashruf hopes to spark emotion and love for the environment with her work, speaking through art as a medium. Her “Global Warming” series transcends national borders and language barriers.

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Aruba's Queen Beatrix International expands Vision-Box eGates

Published on: Mar 31, 2016

Category: General

Aruba-Happy-Flow-ABC-eGate.pngAruba's Queen Beatrix International Airport decided to expand its use of the Aruba Happy Flow project solution at both arrivals and departure with new Automated Border Control eGates to take further advantage of the potential of the ABC technology. Launched about a year ago, the ABC eGates in operation alongside the Aruba Happy Flow eGates at Arrivals have already processed to date more than 130,000 passengers from 33 different countries.

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Aruba Is the Caribbean's Fastest-Growing Destination Right Now

Published on: Mar 31, 2016

Category: General

aruba2.jpgTourism in the Caribbean is booming, but no destination has had as much growth as Aruba. The island experienced consistent growth in 2014 and 2015 with a stong percentage increase. With 1.22 million stay over visitors reported for 2015, Aruba's tourism performance continues to prosper.

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Aruba Marriott Developed a Hotel Within a Hotel for Adults Only

Published on: Mar 23, 2016

Category: Accommodations

b02e4853917c091cd9a27003eda84c14.pngThe Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino has developed the Tradewinds Club for adults only. The Tradewinds Club is a hotel within the Aruba Marriott hotel and offers 49 rooms, an H20asis adult pool and a private lounge with complimentary snacks and refreshments. Enjoy the best of both worlds while vacationing with family and also having your own personal time away at the Tradewinds Club. 

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Carnival Cruise Line Awards De Palm Tours as Leading Tour Operator

Published on: Mar 09, 2016

Category: General

DPT bus at cruise harbor (Carnival) (11) sml.jpgDe Palm Tours has been awarded by Carnival Cruise Lines as "The Caribbean's Leading Tour Operator for the second year in a row. The prestigious award is in recognition for the company that receives the highest rating from both their cruise passengers and on board shore excursion team for the excursions conducted the previous season.

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Every Thursday, Fresh Oysters at Papillon

Published on: Mar 08, 2016

Category: Restaurants Specials

image003.jpgPapillon Restaurant introduces Fresh Oysters every Thursday! Try eating it plain or with just a couple of drops of fresh lemon juice to balance the salinity, we recommend. The restaurant's menu reflects classic French dishes that have been dusted with daring Caribbean flair and are a culinary journey for your taste buds. The spacious outside terrace is perfect for casual fine dining.

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