Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Here’s How You Can Really Get Upgraded to First Class

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If you want to make a left turn when you step aboard a plane, here are tips for flying first class. Read MORE

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

U.S. Passengers Departing Aeropuerto Internacional Reina Beatrix

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So you are thinking, "Three hours early? Really? You must be joking!" Well, keep thinking that it is a joke and you very well may find yourself missing your next flight home from Aruba.

Departing from Queen Beatrix International Airport, Aeropuerto Internacional Reina Beatrix, it is important to keep in mind that there will be a list of procedures much longer than you are used to when departing on a domestic flight.

Peak days of departure from Aruba are Saturday, Sunday and Friday, in that order, even more so, the Saturday and Sunday prior to, and immediately following holidays such as Christmas and New Years. For these super peak days, add at least an additional half hour to an hour. In the time of COVID-19, four hours on Saturday and Sunday is the new norm. Peak times at the airport for departure everyday, are 11 am to 4 pm. Read MORE

Friday, September 17, 2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Is It Better to Spend Frequent Flier Miles on Business or Economy Class?

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How to weigh your options, according to frequent fliers. Read MORE

Saturday, September 11, 2021

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Conchi Natural Swimming Pool

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Discover one of Aruba's most well known secret natural swimming pools. This swimming hole can be found in Arikok National Park. Read MORE

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort Undergoing Complete Renovation

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The Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort, located in Aruba, is currently undergoing a complete renovation ranging from guestrooms to restaurants to outdoor spaces.

The property is located steps away from Eagle Beach and minutes from historic downtown Oranjestad, plus a 15-minute drive from the airport. Read MORE

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Frontier Airlines to start flying to Aruba in November 2021

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AAA is proud to announce that Frontier Airlines will start operating to Aruba November 2021. Read MORE

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Why Aruba Is the Caribbean Island You Have to Visit?

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An eco-friendly movement is making this the place to be for unspoiled beaches and fresh Caribbean cuisine. Read MORE

Friday, July 30, 2021

10 Reasons Why Aruba should be Your Next Vacation

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Whether couple or family, on the ocean or below the ocean, the weather in Aruba is always perfect! Here are nine other reasons why you should vacation in Aruba. Read MORE

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Elements Restaurant Aruba #2 in the World

Best Date Night

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Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort’s restaurant also sizzles as Caribbean’s only winner Tripadvisor just announced the world’s restaurants that are Tops for Date Night, and Elements restaurant at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is honored to be on the cherished list of winners. At No. 2 in the world for starry-eyed couples, Elements is also the only Caribbean restaurant to win the Travelers’ Choice Award for 2021 in the category. Read MORE

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

6 pro tips to navigate busy summer travel

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Travel like a pro with these six tips as the summer travel season officially kicks off. MORE info

Friday, July 9, 2021

How Meredith Marin turned Aruba into the Caribbean’s most vegan-friendly island

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Born in a family of butchers, Meredith Marin went vegetarian. But when she got to Aruba, her life, and the island’s culture, changed forever. Read MORE

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Your flight was delayed/canceled. Now what?

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Have your airline's app handy! Read MORE

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Wi-Fi Aruba Hotspots

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Many resorts, restaurants and bars offer free Wi-Fi access to their guests and the public. There are also certain areas on the island that offer free Wi-Fi for public use. Read MORE

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

5 Google Flight tips to score the best and cheapest flight

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Remember booking an airline flight the old-fashioned way? No, we're not talking about driving to your travel agent, but rather staring at your laptop for hours trying to find cheap flights. There's a better way to conduct your travel search that can save lots of money on your family's next vacation. You won't believe how easy it is. Read MORE

Friday, June 11, 2021

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Family Vacation at the Divi & Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive Resorts

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Divi & Tamarijn Aruba offer a great all-inclusive vaction, whether or not you have kids. Divi Aruba and Tamarijn Aruba are the most enjoyable! Read MORE

Friday, May 28, 2021

Aruba's Natural Bridges

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Pounding waves and strong winds slowly chiseled away the limestone cliffs along Aruba’s north coast to create several natural bridges. Read MORE

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Aruba Health and Happiness Code - Cleanliness and Hygiene

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Aruba implements mandatory nationwide health and safety protocols ahead of visitor arrivals. Read more about the cleanliness and hygiene measures. Read MORE

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Work from Paradise in Aruba!

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Bring your laptop and head to the the Divi & Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusives and relax while they take care of it all. From their business center, child care, fabulous restaurants and bars to its crystal-clear calm waters and near perfect weather, the Divi & Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusives has everything you need. Read MORE

Friday, April 30, 2021

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

A complete guide to the different Divi Resorts in Aruba

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There are plenty of options when it comes to choosing a base for exploring this Caribbean country, and the Divi Resorts chain is a popular pick for Aruba accommodation with multiple properties around the island. Each has something different to offer which can make it tough to decide which one to stay at: for example, those who love hitting the links on vacation will want to book Divi’s golf-focused property, while guests who want to hang out poolside or play in the sand should consider one of their beachfront hotels. Read MORE 

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

7 Reasons Why Aruba is the Perfect Place for a Workation

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Now’s the time to take a workation to the One Happy Island of Aruba! To make planning your adventure easier, the One Happy Workation program was introduced. Read MORE

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

6 Things to do when booking a trip in 2021

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Booking a trip in 2021 is looking a bit different than it did a year ago. Travel companies have changed some of their policies to accommodate travelers who want to still travel abroad, and federal, state, and local governments have relaxed and revoked many of their quarantine laws. 

And while traveling may be easier because fewer people are doing it, that doesn’t mean you’ll have fewer problems. It just means you might have different problems. But staying on top of things and staying prepared will help you on your next trip, just like you were when you traveled before.

For six tips for booking a trip Read MORE

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

What to do in Aruba: The ultimate one week itinerary

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The sun-soaked paradise of Aruba is nicknamed ‘One Happy Island’, and as soon as you set your sights on the sparkling, turquoise water and endless blonde beaches it’s easy to see why life is so good here. From feeding flamingos on private islands to kiteboarding through crashing waves, here’s what to do in Aruba during the ultimate one week itinerary. Read MORE

Friday, March 19, 2021

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

9 Common Travel Emergencies and How to Deal With Them

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A little pre-planning can avoid pushing you into panic mode (and even save you some time and money). Read MORE

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Is Aruba Safe? Travel Advice and COVID-19 Guidelines for Aruba

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Walk through the efforts taking place in Aruba in order to make the island we love as safe and happy as possible. Read MORE

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Best Hotels in Aruba

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U.S. News & World Report ranks the best hotels in Aruba based on an analysis of industry awards, hotel star ratings and user ratings. Hotels that scored in the top 10 percent of the Best Hotels in the Caribbean earned a Gold badge. Hotels that appear after ranked hotels are sorted by hotel class and then by user rating, as provided by TripAdvisor. MORE

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

13 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Aruba

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Discover the best places to visit on this popular Caribbean island with this list of the top tourist attractions in Aruba. Read MORE

Friday, February 12, 2021

20 Things to Do in Aruba

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Friday, February 5, 2021

The Best Day and Time to Book a Cheap Flight

If you’re planning a trip and you want to save money, the day you book your flight can be a major factor in the cost of the ticket. What is the best day to buy airline tickets for a great deal?

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

American Airlines Is First US Airline to Introduce Health Passport for All International Travel to US

  • American is the first U.S. airline to introduce a health passport for inbound travel to the United States from all international destinations.
  • Customers traveling to the United States can use the VeriFLY app to confirm testing and other COVID-19 travel requirements beginning Jan. 23.
American Airlines is the first U.S. airline to introduce an easy way to provide results from a negative coronavirus (COVID-19) test and other completed documents required for international travel into the United States. The VeriFLY app, a mobile health passport that helps customers understand and verify their travel requirements, will be available for travelers starting Saturday, Jan. 23, for travel from all international destinations. American is expanding access to the app in support of the U.S. government’s requirement that all passengers 2 years of age and older traveling to the United States from any international location test negative for COVID-19 within three calendar days of departure. Read MORE

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

12 great hotels for vegans

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Plant-based diets are all the rage these days, but for those who choose to become vegan, and no longer consume animal-derived products, finding lodging that caters to the lifestyle can get tricky. But hotels are starting to really take notice by adding more vegan meal offerings and even switching out products in their rooms. In timing with World Vegan Day, we salute these properties who have worked hard to better serve their vegan guests. Read MORE

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Remember, It’s Not Always Going To Be There

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Lessons learned from the global pandemic. MORE

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Tripadvisor 2020 Traveler’s Choice Award

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Divi & Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusives announce they are a 2020 Traveler’s Choice award-wining hotel. More

Friday, January 8, 2021