Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Enjoy a relaxing stay at one of the 10 best Caribbean resorts

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Soft and powdery sands, clear waters, lavish accommodations and impeccable service characterize these top tropical escapes in the Caribbean, chosen by a panel of Caribbean travel experts and voted by readers as the best in the region. Start planning your next island vacation by considering one of the 10 best Caribbean resorts. Read MORE

TPG’s guide to packing for spring break: Family edition

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What’s more fun than packing for an entire family for a week away from home? What’s that you say, pretty much anything? Yup, that sounds about right. Tips to help! Read MORE

Tuesday, February 21, 2023

7 reasons we're obsessed with Aruba's new family-friendly Embassy Suites Resort

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Hilton Honors loyalists, families and lovers of the sun and sea, Aruba is calling — and there's a brand-new, totally affordable Embassy Suites waiting for you to visit. 

Now open, the charming new Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort is a fresh take on the much-loved brand. If you didn't know, Embassy Suites has a number of resort properties in the U.S. already, and the Aruba outpost marks the second in the Caribbean, following the Embassy Suites by Hilton Dorado del Mar Beach Resort. 

Great for families, with lots of room to spread out plus perks like easy beach access, free breakfast, on-site restaurants and pools to splash around in, there are a lot of reasons to consider this property for your next tropical vacation. Read MORE

Aruba Details New Tourism Developments Arriving in 2023

The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA) announced details of the exciting tourism product developments destined to drop in the ‘One Happy Island’ during 2023. The Dutch Caribbean destination is already experiencing robust post-pandemic recovery, as visitor arrival numbers in 2022 reached 98 percent of 2019’s pre-pandemic levels and tourist spending recovered completely. From this solid position, Aruba is ready to welcome new and enhanced tourism products in 2023, ranging from hotel openings and relaunches to airport enhancements, and more. Read MORE

Tuesday, February 14, 2023

10 Romantic Restaurants in Aruba for Date Night

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With its year-round sunny skies, warm breezes and culinary riches, the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba is made for romance. No wonder it’s a magnet for couples in love – every night is naturally date night! Whether you’re looking for a fantasy island private dinner on a white sand beach, a Valentine’s Day celebration, an intimate hideaway to pop the question or a place to rekindle old memories on a milestone anniversary, there’s an irresistible selection of romantic restaurants in Aruba. Read MORE

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

History of Carnival in Aruba

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(VisitAruba.com) – Each year in January and February, Aruba celebrates another edition of its popular and impressive Carnival season. The incredible atmosphere and cultural diversity during carnival is definitely something that you need to experience. Carnival has its origins in the 1920s, and it evolved through different cultural influences to arrive to what we know and love today. Read MORE