More than 100 political world leaders, Queen Elizabeth and tens of thousands of negotiators, government representatives, businesses and citizens will be in attendance at COP26 for 12 days of climate discussions and negotiations, deemed the world’s most significant summit to date on climate change. Aruba in the Global Spotlight Being the only hotel certified Carbon Continue reading "%s"
Aruba was one of 180 countries participating in World Cleanup Day on Saturday with more than 60 volunteers led by Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in partnership with Arikok National Park. The leadership of Arikok National Park and Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort invited local educational groups, including the International School of Aruba, the University Continue reading "%s"
True to the name and their promise, the Island(er)s at the Helm project, funded by the Dutch Research Council (NWO) programme Caribbean Research: A Multidisciplinary Approach, is employing CAS and BES islands researchers. Harold Kelly (Aruba), Lysanne Charles (Saba/St. Maarten), and Sharelly Emanuelson (Curaçao/Aruba) will be appointed from the 1st of September 2021 to work Continue reading "%s"
This week, globally recognized business media outlet, Fortune, featured its climate change article series, The Path to Zero, on Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. The international media outlet held an extensive interview with Owner/CEO Ewald Biemans where writer Kristin Majcher sought his business intelligence in meticulously creating a responsible travel experience. The article, “How eco-travelers Continue reading "%s"
For the third straight year, guests worldwide have once again crowned Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort as one of the Top 10 Hotels for Romance in the World according to Tripadvisor. The world’s largest travel review site unveiled its Best of the Best Traveler’s Choice Awards 2021 this week. With 98% of its Tripadvisor reviews Continue reading "%s"
The return to travel is underway with sage advice from the world’s trusted hospitality experts at the World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit 2021. Ewald Biemans, owner and CEO of Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in Eagle Beach, Aruba, spoke on the mainstage session yesterday as a panelist. The World Travel & Tourism Council Continue reading "%s"
Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is the proud host of the German delegation of engineers, architects, and other experts on sustainability solutions who were in Aruba to present at the German Green Technology Conference 2021, Smart Buildings for Sustainable Caribbean Islands. Distinguished speakers and experts gathered on the island on March 24th to discuss the Continue reading "%s"
On January 7th Minister van Engelshoven of Education, Culture and Science of The Netherlands announced that the project Island(er)s at the Helm: Co-creating sustainable and inclusive solutions for social adaptation to climate challenges in the (Dutch) Caribbean is one of two projects awarded with funding from the NWO Caribbean Research programme. The Island(er)s at the Continue reading "%s"
Our guests this week have been full of cheer and smiles watching our team create and adorn the resort with beautiful holiday décor hand made from repurposed furniture and other recycled and reused materials. “We opt to reforest the globe instead of depriving it of precious living, breathing trees” explains owner/CEO Ewald Biemans. “For example, Continue reading "%s"
The Caribbean’s most eco-certified hotel is now setting the world standard as Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in Aruba is the first-ever hotel in the world to win the prestigious Global United Nations 2020 Climate Action Award for Climate Neutral Now. The United Nations made the announcement at the UNFCCC secretariat (UN Climate Change) in Continue reading "%s"
The rare downtime this spring allowed Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort to invest in renovations and refresh its acclaimed Elements restaurant and to create innovative new items on its popular vegan menu. The Caribbean’s healthiest and safest vacation can be enjoyed with a View to Dine For at the award-winning dining destination. Michelin-trained Chef Marc Continue reading "%s"
Aruba’s new Plastic Ban Ordinance is effective as of today, July 1st, 2020. This ban was first announced in November of 2019. Now that the ban is officially in effect, this means all import, sale, and production of any single-use plastics or Oxybenzone will be penalized. The following products are now prohibited: Single-use plastic bags with Continue reading "%s"
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino is partnering with Aruba Birdlife Conservation for a cleanup of the Bubali Wetlands to be held on June 6, 2020, in honor of World Environment Day. Each year, World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5, and it is the United Nations’ flagship day for promoting awareness and action Continue reading "%s"