Every single bartender on the island agrees that the Aruba Ariba was created at the Aruba Caribbean Resort, now the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino, on July 1st, 1963. During a mixology contest held at the Aruba Caribbean Hotel, Juan “Jocky” Tromp, the creator of the Aruba Ariba was one of the participants, and Continue reading "%s"
In the presence of Governor Alfonso Boekhoudt, former Governor Fredis Refunjol, Minister Andin Bikker, Minister Dangui Oduber, and their respective wives, Sunset Grille at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino had the distinct pleasure of unveiling its Wall of Fame – a picture gallery of island movers and shakers and celebrities. All Wall of Famers Continue reading "%s"
As if the initial festival artist lineup wasn’t impressive enough, Soul Beach Music Festival 2019 has managed to make this upcoming Memorial Day weekend even bigger than before! Held on Memorial Day weekend, this year’s festival will take place May 22nd – 27th, drawing festival goers from all over to the “One Happy Island” for Continue reading "%s"
With many people currently enduring cold and brutal winter weather, now is better time than ever to reveal some of the most beautiful and sunny beaches of the world! TripAdvisor has just announced the winners of their 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards, and the ever so breathtaking, Eagle Beach of Aruba made the No. 3 spot! Continue reading "%s"
When it comes to romance, TripAdvisor® knows the perfect match is Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. The world’s largest travel site just announced the winners of the 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards. Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is named among the Top 10 Hotels for Romance in the World – the only Caribbean property to make Continue reading "%s"
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino is very pleased to announce that Aruba native Ruthsela “Chela” de Lannoy, Director of Catering & Convention, has been listed among “25 Women to Watch in Hotel Food & Beverage” in the November/ December issue of Hotel F&B magazine. The female executives listed among the 25 are recognized for Continue reading "%s"
This week, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) unveiled its finalists for the 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is honored and humbled to learn it has secured a spot in the next round of judging. Bucuti & Tara is one of only three contenders worldwide for the Climate Action Continue reading "%s"
The Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort, Spa and Casino introduced their free mobile app referred to as the HyattAruba app, which intends to enrich the individual traveler’s One Happy Island experience. The HyattAruba app, officially titled, “Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa & Casino” on Google Play, and “Hyatt Regency Aruba” on the iTunes App Store, is Continue reading "%s"
Condé Nast Traveler magazine today announced the results of its 31st annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort recognized as among the Top 50 Resorts in the Caribbean Islands. “It is the greatest of all honors when our guests and supporters cast their vote for Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort like they Continue reading "%s"
American Airlines has announced that on June 8th, 2019 a weekly flight from New York LaGuardia to Aruba Queen Beatrix International will be added to their offered routes. This now makes for six destinations to the “One Happy Island” of Aruba. Existing routes include: Miami – Aruba, Philadelphia – Aruba, Charlotte – Aruba, Dallas – Continue reading "%s"
Proving actions speak louder than words, Aruba’s Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort just became the very first hotel in the Caribbean to achieve carbon neutrality. To be certified as CarbonNeutral®, recognized as a critical element in the resort’s comprehensive sustainability program, the CarbonNeutral® certification follows the CarbonNeutral Protocol and was officially made on August 28, Continue reading "%s"
Pelican Adventures recently welcomed the volunteers of United Dogs Aruba Foundation aboard their catamarans for a relaxing and well-deserved sailing experience. The sail marked the kick-off of the fieldwork in Aruba for the doctors and other volunteers that flew in for their special spay and neuter program, rescuing and treating stray dogs on our island. Continue reading "%s"
On January 1 2017 single-use plastic bags were officially banned from Aruba. The law proposal to legally prohibit single-use plastic bags in Aruba was approved by the Parliament of Aruba on June 28, 2016, after 4 years of efforts by the local, Juliet Carvalhal, who started the initiative ‘Plastic Bag Ban Aruba – Mi Tas Continue reading "%s"