September 2015 News
- Sep 30, 2015
The Aruba Product Update is a monthly newsletter of the Aruba Tourism Authority featuring a synthesis of the most prominent and important news on the product Aruba.
- Sep 30, 2015
On Sunday, the local community congregated in Brasil at the third annual Fiesta di Cunucu, a collaboration between Aruba Aloe, Santa Rosa, Muchila creativo, Departamento di Cultura Aruba, Museo Historico, and Monuments Fund to celebrate and preserve Aruba's unique cultural heritage.
- Sep 29, 2015
Oranjestad, Aruba – The island of Aruba will once again host filmmakers and film enthusiasts from around the world during the fifth annual Aruba International Film Festival (AIFF), Oct. 7-11. Kicking off with a short film and Q&A session with actor Tyrese Gibson (from the Fast & Furious and Transformers franchises) and sponsored by the Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA), this world-class event is filled with international and regional premieres of feature-length and short films from around the world, special tributes, master classes, panel discussions and more.
- Sep 29, 2015
In the last weekend of September Aruba celebrated its 9th edition of the Caribbean Sea Jazz with headliners featured the Earth Wind & Fire Experience, Grupo Niche and Jessy J. As one of Aruba’s longest running festivals, this festival annually attracts thousands of jazz lovers to the One Happy Island. These guests do not only come for the jazz music but also for the local food courts, the art fair and the overall ambiance, that make this festival one of Aruba’s coziest festivals.
- Sep 25, 2015
On Wednesday the 23rd of September approximately 500 people gathered at the Aruban theatre Cas di Cultura, to attend the first large- scale TEDX event in the Caribbean. At least 15 global embassies were live streaming the event centralized around technology, education and design and how Aruba can be the island of sustainable solutions.
- Sep 23, 2015
Aruba Aloe is celebrating its impressive 125th anniversary throughout 2015 with various cultural events. One of them is taking place this weekend. On Sunday, September 27, from 10 am to 3 pm, Aruba Aloe will team up with Santa Rosa, Museo Historico, and the Monuments Fund to preserve and honor Aruban culture and history at the Fiesta di Cunucu.
- Sep 22, 2015
Fofoti Tours and Transfers has launched a new WiFi system as of September 21st, 2015.
- Sep 15, 2015
Celebrating a 20-year milestone on the 30th of August, the Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino organized a grand evening to celebrate its success with its loyal customers, vendors, media and partners all dressed up in stunning gala attire.
- Sep 15, 2015
The Dutch Caribbean’s tourism hub is growing. Quickly.
Plainly, tourism in Aruba is booming. The island saw a 16.2 percent increase in stayover visitor arrivals in the first half of 2015, making it the Caribbean’s fastest-growing destination in the first half of 2015, according to data from the Caribbean Tourism Organization. So what’s next for the island? To learn more, CJ caught up with Ronella Tjin Asjoe- Croes, CEO of the Aruba Tourism Authority.
- Sep 02, 2015
Hadicurari Beach, Aruba is on the list of the Caribbean Journal's Top Sexiest Beaches.
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Some friends recommended Aruba to us over 17 years ago. We knew as soon as we landed and we breathed in the Aruban air, we were going to love this place. The weather was spectacular and everyone was smiling. It was exactly the vibe we were looking for...Edit link:
A few years ago, a friend of ours who visits Aruba every year invited us for a trip. We absolutely fell in love with the island and everything there is to do. When Anthony and I got engaged, we knew Aruba was the place where we wanted to get married....Edit link:
Mark and I first visited Aruba on our honeymoon in 1999, and we knew in an instant that we wanted to make this island a big part of our lives. When we had our two wonderful daughters, Abby and Livi, our Aruba vacations easily turned into a family...Edit link:
When Barb and I visited Aruba for the first time 25 years ago, it was Carnival and the parade went right past our hotel on the first night. The energy was unbelievable and everyone was so friendly and outgoing; right away we fell in love with Aruba....Edit link: