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Manchebo Beach Resort and Spa completes 2 million room rejuvenation

Published on: Sep 23, 2011

Category: Accommodations

“Contemporary comfort … timeless Caribbean charm” is the new resort slogan of the Manchebo Beach Resort & Spa as announced by general manager Edgar Roelofs. “A complete two-million dollar room rejuvenation of the 45-year old resort located on the shores of majestic Eagle Beach will be completed this September 2011. We offer our guests the ultimate Caribbean vacation experience when combining today’s comfort with the intimate charm of the Caribbean” he adds.

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Michael Bolton is impressed by Aruba and he is ready to give a longer presentation tonight!

Published on: Sep 22, 2011

Category: General

Michael Bolton arrived yesterday at the Queen Beatrix International Airport of Aruba amid his local fans who were anticipating his arrival.

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La Cabana Beach & Racquet Club Celebrates 20 Years With Completion Of Us$36 Million Renovations

Published on: Sep 20, 2011

Category: Accommodations

EAGLE BEACH, Aruba (Sept. 20, 2011) -- La Cabana Beach and Racquet Club is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year with the completion of a three-year, US$36 million room renovation project that re-establishes the resort as one of the premier timeshare facilities in the Caribbean.

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Surinam Airways offers irresistible Fall fares Miami - Aruba - Miami

Published on: Sep 20, 2011

Category: General

Surinam Airways needs no introduction in Aruba. The friendly carrier has been serving the island for a few years earning the reputation as the affordable carrier to Aruba. While the airline always offers the same warm and friendly service, it now boasts a very good fare, available to clients originating from Miami, on select dates, namely SEPT 29 to OCT 11, only $275.00 including ALL taxes!

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Coach, now open at the Renaissance Mall

Published on: Sep 19, 2011

Category: General

The Renaissance Mall is proud of its new addition, Coach, a global icon of premier luxury leather-ware since 1941. The famous handbags, carryalls, totes, business bags, crossbody bags, wallets, wristlets, accessories such as scarves and sunglasses, footwear, and jewelry are all on display in the beautiful store, which  carries an extensive selection for men and women.

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Outstanding Service Award for De Palm Tours

Published on: Sep 16, 2011

Category: General

As travel companies gear up for their busy Winter season months, they also reflect on accomplishments achieved in previous seasons, taking the time to acknowledge superior service levels at premier destinations.

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Techno Land Opens at the Palm Beach Plaza Mall

Published on: Sep 16, 2011

Category: General

Electronics and video games are now available in Aruba, at the Palm Beach Plaza Mall on the second floor, at the modern and spacious Techno Land. Owners’ representative Ramon Luzardo welcomed press members friends and fellow-tenants of the mall to the Grand Opening on Saturday night, which was entertained by DJ music and a dance group.

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World-Class Lineup Announced for 5th AnnualCaribbean SeaJazz Festival

Published on: Sep 15, 2011

Category: General

The fifth Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival will take place on October 7 and 8 with a warm-up preceding the festival. Held at Cas di Cultura, as is customary, the event has grown to full adulthood through the years. This means that world-class performers can be attracted to the event and thus the 2011 edition will be filled with the names of enormously talented artists.

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Aruba Music Explosion is debuting next week

Published on: Sep 14, 2011

Category: General

Sept. 22-24 will mark the debut of the new Aruba Music Explosion, a three-day music festival featuring headliners Air Supply, Michael Bolton, Gilberto Santa Rosa, Olga Tañon, Luis Fonsi, Servando y Florentino, and Felipe Pelaez.

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Dushi Wepa!...with island artist Hildward Croes

Published on: Sep 13, 2011

Category: General

Gloria Estefan is about to release a new album and gave fans a preview of the exciting musical collection with the issue of the catchy single “Wepa!” (a shout out in Spanish –Hey! Let’s Party!) a short while ago. The hard-hitting beat captured the imagination of Aruban composer, arranger and performer, note keyboardist Hildward Croes, who decided to upload to Youtube a remix with a decidedly Aruba flavor, he called Dushi Wepa Remix (Hildward Croes.)

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