Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Divi & Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusives Earn Earthcheck Certification

July 20, 2011

Less than one year after receiving benchmarking status, the Divi & Tamarijn Aruba have achieved Silver certification from Earthcheck, the world's largest certifier of sustainable travel and tourism operators.

"We are very pleased to have achieved this certification from Earthcheck, which is a testament to our commitment to environmental responsibility," said Alex Nieuwmeyer, Managing Director of Divi & Tamarijn Aruba all Inclusives. "This is a clear

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

NEW RECORD: 30cm (11.8 inch) Lionfish is the largest of the invasive species officially registered so far in Aruba

Posted by Aruba Daily on July 28th, 2011

Lionfish Tournament of the National Control Plan yielding greater awareness and sounding alarm

A whopper of a Lionfish, 30 centimeters long (almost one foot long, 11.8 inches to be exact) shattered all previously held records in Aruba for the invasive species. The previous record, a Lionfish of 27.5 cm, caught during the first Lionfish Derby held last march by the trio from the boat Xiomara, consisting of John Laurence, Dechi Bisslik and Victor Franken, was broken by this impressive specimen. Last Monday 25th of july 2011, the team of Lifeguards Aruba, led by