Showing posts with label Aruba Activities. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Aruba Activities. Show all posts

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The Annual Donkey Walk

Aruba Bound

The legendary Donkey Walk, an annual highlight on the Donkey Sanctury’s calendar, is coming up. On Saturday, January 19 the famous 5 K walk will take place. This walk through Aruba’s gorgeous countryside will be accompanied by donkeys Diva, Igor and Simba; runners are also welcome to cover the distance.

The route starts at the Sanctuary at Bringamosa and will take participants via Boton, Jan Fleming and the Frenchmen’s Pass back to Bringamosa. There will be water and soft drinks along the way and at the finish there will be the customary fresh fruit courtesy of SuperFood.

The start of the Donkey Walk 2019 is at 5 pm; registration is possible starting at 4 pm - both at the Sanctuary at Bringamosa.

For just 10 florins per person, you will be able to support the good work of the Aruba Donkey Sanctuary and be active at the same time. Would you like to know more about the Sanctuary, volunteering or the annual Donkey Walk: please call 593 2933 or come by in person. You are very welcome!

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Your All-Inclusive Day

De Palm Island is Aruba’s only all-inclusive destination offering something for everyone. Whether you are a family looking for a day of fun and adventure together or a couple seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the busy beach area for some relaxation and pampering. More

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Aruba Hosts Record Breaking 500 Guests At Caribbean's Largest Vow Renewal Ceremony For Second Year

Lovebirds Renew Their I Do's on World's No. 4 Beach

Aruba Bound

ORANJESTAD, Aruba, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the overwhelming success of the inaugural vow renewal ceremony held in 2017, Aruba touted hundreds of amorous lovebirds from around the world on the panoramic, powdery-white sands of Aruba's world-famous Eagle Beach, on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018. A global event, couples traveled to the romantic island from Germany, Italy, Brazil and all over the United States, eager to renew their I Do's at sunset. More than 500 guests gathered for the iconic celebration, solidifying Aruba as the primary Caribbean destination to say "I Do" times two. A historical milestone for the One happy island, the ceremony provided newlyweds and spouses with the opportunity to participate in the Caribbean's largest vow renewal ceremony for the second year in a row, exclusively in Aruba.

"As one of the most romantic islands in the world, Aruba continues to attract an increasing number of lovebirds to our beloved destination. With countless award-winning beaches to choose from, Aruba is a staple landmark for visitors traveling to the Caribbean," said Ronella Tjin Asjoe-Croes, CEO of Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA). "The energy was palpable and truly magnetic as we witnessed hundreds of couples, young and old, publicly renew their commitment to one another in paradise. We wish each of our guests an endless supply of happiness and lifetime of love and look forward to welcoming them back to our One happy island."

Among the 500+ participants were travel influencers and celebrity couples – including Lydia and Doug McLaughlin, famously known from Bravo TV's "The Real Housewives of Orange County" and Ashley and J.P. Rosenbaum from season seven of "The Bachelorette."

"There's nowhere else we'd rather 'renew our I Do's' than in Aruba, it's absolutely breathtaking," said Ashley Rosenbaum. "We're overjoyed to have shared this experience with the company of our children and know this moment in time is one we'll treasure for the rest of our lives. The One happy island is truly magical."

The enchanting evening displayed twinkling lights, tropical décor and chic ambiance, inspired by real destination weddings in Aruba, and featured elegant white linen with pops of vibrant Caribbean colors. Couples relished in the opportunity to celebrate their love on the world's No. 4 beach – while enjoying champagne, hors d'oeuvres, local music and Carnival-like festivities.

Aruba's complimentary vow renewal ceremony occurred Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018 from 5:30-7:30 pm on Eagle Beach. For more details: www.aruba.com/arubaido.

About Aruba
As one of the most revisited destinations in the Caribbean, Aruba — One happy island — is an island of contradictions, where pristine turquoise waters collide against the desert-like terrain of the north shore; where peace and relaxation coexist with wild and rugged adventures; where Dutch influence meets American ease and where a diverse history parallels a bright future. Nestled in the southern Caribbean outside the fringes of the hurricane belt, the island is just a two-and-a-half-hour flight from Miami, a four-hour flight from New York City and boasts year-round cooling trade winds with an average 82-degree temperature. Aruba offers beach-lovers, adrenaline junkies, relaxation-seekers and everyone in between a slice of paradise with breathtaking beaches, a booming culinary scene of over 300 restaurants with 25+ located ideally on the water, world-famous festivals and events, exciting land and water activities, art galleries and museums, sumptuous spas, championship golf, exclusive shopping and signature experiences such as cooling off in Conchi, Aruba's natural pool— accessible only by foot or off-road vehicle. With all-inclusive options, boutique properties in charming Eagle Beach, high-rise branded resorts in Palm Beach and cosmopolitan city hotels in Oranjestad, the island of contradictions provides the perfect getaway for both first-time guests and loyal visitors.

SOURCE Aruba Tourism Authority

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

2018's Best Places to Stay in Aruba

Whether traveling to Aruba with friends, family, or a romantic partner, the One Happy Island has the perfect accommodations to suit your needs.

Aruba Bound

More: Top Caribbean Accommodations: Aruba.com

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Aruba to Host Second Annual Caribbean Vow Renewal

Couples Invited to Renew Their I Do's on World's No. 4 Beach

Aruba Bound
ORANJESTAD, Aruba, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The romantic island of Aruba is gearing up to host the Caribbean's largest vow renewal celebration, for the second year in a row, inviting lovebirds from around the globe to "Renew their I Do's" this summer on the world's No. 4 beach, as ranked by TripAdvisor. As Aruba's sun sets on Eagle Beach, Wednesday, Aug. 22, couples will celebrate their love during Romance Awareness Month on the One happy island.

The enchanting evening will display twinkling lights, tropical décor and passionate ambiance – inspired by real destination weddings in Aruba. Couples are encouraged to bring their families and friends in celebration of this amorous occasion, memorializing their love in the romantic destination of Aruba. Participants will enjoy a complimentary ceremony with champagne, hors d'oeuvres and local music.

Friday, May 18, 2018