Updated March 3, 2021 – 35 new cases of COVID-19, 29 recoveries and 1 death reported. Active cases increase to 174. Read the latest information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and how it is impacting travel to (and life in) Aruba. Continue reading "%s"
It’s that time of year again; travelers have voiced (or rather clicked) their opinion via TripAdvisor when it comes to the world’s best beaches! While much of the world has been urged to stay home and put their travels on hold for most of 2020, TripAdvisor has adjusted their methodology for 2021 to better determine 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"
Starbucks Aruba announced today the opening of its fifth store in the country, which will be located at Gloria Plaza. Through this opening, Starbucks reaffirms its commitment to Aruba and its local customers with the introduction of its second kiosk concept, offering them both convenience and connection while providing a safe, high-quality coffee experience and Continue reading "%s"
Below is a news archive of events related to COVID-19 in Aruba from June 1, 2020 through November 30, 2020. See: latest Aruba coronavirus (COVID-19) updates. November 30, 2020 – 7 new cases of COVID-19 reported and 13 recoveries. Active cases decrease to 108. The total number of active COVID-19 coronavirus cases has decreased to 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"
Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort just achieved the world’s first perfect score of 100 points from Green Globe, which represents the international Standard for Sustainability. additionally, Bucuti & Tara just earned recertification as carbon neutral and remains the Caribbean’s first and only net-zero hotel. Green Globe Platinum: World’s Only Perfect Score in the Hotel & Continue reading "%s"
The Aruba Tourism Authority in collaboration with a wide selection of accommodations across the island, is excited to announce Aruba’s newest program, “One Happy Workation”, the perfect balance of work and play! Sanju Luidens, the CMO of ATA, stated, “We recognize the desire to travel safely and have noticed a rising trend of visitors in Continue reading "%s"
Delphi Watersports has received the 2020 Tripadvisor Travelers Choice Award for being ranked in the Top 10% of properties on TripAdvisor. Thanks to the excellent personalized service that their staff has given to their International clientele, Delphi has received the TripAdvisor Award for the last 7 consecutive years! In the past 28 years, this family business Continue reading "%s"
Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino has a long-standing reputation as a leader in providing incomparable travel experiences to travelers from all over the world. Last week, TripAdvisor announced the results of its 2020 annual Travelers’ Choice Awards, naming the leading Aruban resort among their picks for Top 25 Most Saved Hotels in the World while Continue reading "%s"
Today, Friday, July 10th Matthew’s Beachside Restaurant has officially reopened their doors to their beloved and missed customers! Their team is excited to present their brand- new look. While the island’s borders were closed to tourists, they took advantage of this downtime to renovate and freshen up the restaurant venue. Renovations include a newly constructed 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"
Your Worry-free travel flexibility We realize that in these uncertain times you may be dreaming of a sunny vacation to Aruba yet are perhaps hesitant to make definite plans. We are committed to offering our guests the best service possible and have introduced a new cancellation policy for utmost flexibility and peace of mind. For Continue reading "%s"