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New Year, New Honors For Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

Published on: Feb 03, 2017

Category: Accommodations

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Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is beginning the new year with a long list of honors naming the adults-only Aruba resort among the top hotels in the Caribbean.  The resort has been recognized by the prestigious U.S. News & World Report and TripAdvisor®, starting the new year off with great success!

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Boardwalk Ranks 2nd Place of Best Boutique Hotels in the Caribbean

Published on: Feb 01, 2017

Category: Accommodations

Boardwalk guests lounging on Palm Beach.JPGBoardwalk Small Hotel recently was awarded a very honorable second place on the 2016 Readers Choice Award of Best Boutique Hotels in the Caribbean, selected by readers of Caribbean Journal. Of the 25 pre-selected nominees in the entire Caribbean, Boardwalk Small Hotel was the only property in Aruba that made the short list!  Adding to the exciting news, Boardwalk introduces their brand new designated beach area! 

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Paradera Park Wins 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award

Published on: Jan 31, 2017

Category: Accommodations

Deborah de Weerd and Henk Steenbergen of Paradera Park receiving TripAdvisor Award 2017.jpgFor the 15th year, TripAdvisor has highlighted the world’s top properties based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from travelers around the globe. Winning resorts were identified per region in the categories of Top Hotels, Bargain, B&Bs and Inns, Family, Luxury, Romance, Service and Small Hotels.  Paradera Park Apartments Resort of Aruba is among the lucky recipients! 

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Aruba's Bird Calendar Debuts at the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino

Published on: Jan 30, 2017

Category: General

Calendar 2017 (1).JPGThe gardens of the newly renovated Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino were the perfect backdrop for the 2017 Bird Calendar reveal, published by the Aruba Birdlife Conservation, and sponsored by the resort, for the second year in a row.

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Fofoti Tours & Transfers Expands UTV Fleet

Published on: Jan 19, 2017

Category: General

New UTV's 2016.jpgFofoti Tours and Transfers has recently added 10 brand new vehicles (UTV’s) to its existing fleet.  Each UTV carries a maximum of two persons and will soon be equipped with free Wi-Fi, how cool is that?  Clients have the option to choose from two tours to partake in, the ‘Natural Pool UTV Adventure’ or ‘Island Expedition UTV Adventure’.

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Aruba's Arikok National Park Nominated for Best Caribbean Attraction

Published on: Jan 18, 2017

Category: General

vegetationreadBlob.jpgHelp expose one of Aruba’s most beautiful and often unknown attributes, Ariokok National Park!  USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards has asked a panel of Caribbean travel experts to nominate their favorite attractions in the Caribbean region.  Arikok National Park made the list!  Now it is up to you to vote and help bring light to our diverse, beautiful island!

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JetBlue Launches a New Non-stop Flight to Aruba!

Published on: Jan 04, 2017

Category: Airlines and Flights

fl-jetblue-lauderdale-aruba-route-20160829-001.jpgExciting news for avid Aruba travelers coming from the US, JetBlue has just launched a new non-stop route to Aruba! January 4th marks the start of daily non-stop service from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Aruba’s Queen Beatrix International Airport.  

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Healthy Live Cooking at Taste of Belgium Every Friday and Saturday Evening!

Published on: Jan 03, 2017

Category: Restaurants

image001.jpgWith the new year here Taste of Belgium Restaurant, located at Palm Beach Plaza Mall in Palm Beach is introducing a new experience to the vast variety of dining options in Aruba. They now offer live cooking on the restaurant's very own patio with the OFYR Grill.

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Aruba's Annual Soul Beach Music Festival Announces Headliners

Published on: Dec 20, 2016

Category: Events

croppeddownload.jpgThis Year marks the 17th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival in Aruba and by the looks of it, it will be one of the most incredible SBMF's to date!  Get ready to 'say yeah!' and sway the night away in the warm breeze to multi-award winner and worldwide phenomenon, Usher and prolific Grammy award-winning icons, The Roots.  

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Kukoo Kunuku Celebrates 20 Years of Fun and Friends!

Published on: Dec 19, 2016

Category: General

DSC_0100.JPGKukoo Kunuku turns 20 years old this month and like fine wine they only seem to get better with time!  With nothing but excellent reviews and good times Kukoo Kunuku has surely made a name for themselves on the island.  Many tourists and locals have experienced one of the famous Kukoo tours and always end up coming back for more.

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