Tag: Aruba

CTO: Authentic Caribbean experiences driving influences for travelers’ holiday plans

CTO: Authentic Caribbean experiences driving influences for travelers’ holiday plans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 1, 2019 15:50 0

Today’s traveler demands a more authentic cultural experience and is exploring destinations that highlight artistic, musical, culinary, literary, social, religious and political attributes. Countries in ... Read More

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

RIU Hotels and Preverisk Group working in partnership for hotel sustainability

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019 15:55 0

RIU Hotels & Resorts is pursuing its commitment to hotel sustainability together with its partner company Preverisk Group (Gestión de Riesgos Ambientales S.L.), a company ... Read More

Hawaii hotels: Flat average daily rate, lower occupancy so far in 2019

Hawaii hotels: Flat average daily rate, lower occupancy so far in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019 19:17 0

For the first three months of 2019, Hawaii hotels statewide reported flat average daily rate (ADR) and lower occupancy, which resulted in lower revenue per ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019 12:14 3

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ATB Launch on April 11, ... Read More

Tourism for Tomorrow Awards: WTTC makes the 2019 announcement

Tourism for Tomorrow Awards: WTTC makes the 2019 announcement

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019 15:40 0

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 2019 leaders in sustainable tourism at the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards ceremony. The ... Read More

Aruba Tourism and Baseball Major Leaguer promote travel the “Xander Way”

Aruba Tourism and Baseball Major Leaguer promote travel the “Xander Way”

editor editor- March 30, 2019 02:48 0

The Aruba Tourism Authority announced today a year-long partnership with all-star shortstop and native Aruban, Xander Bogaerts. Serving as a brand ambassador for the Caribbean ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019 20:46 0

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen T. Steinmetz explained the organization's ... Read More

China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders

China, USA & Germany are top 3 biggest global travel spenders

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 17:25 1

A recent study estimated the global expenditure on tourism to be just short of $1.5 trillion, with cheap flights and rising economies broadening the horizons ... Read More

Saint Martin/Sint Maarten hosts Annual Regional Trade Show in May

Saint Martin/Sint Maarten hosts Annual Regional Trade Show in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019 17:10 0

The Saint Martin/Sint Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show (SMART) offers international and regional buyers the opportunity to meet and network with suppliers and other key ... Read More

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa & Casino welcomes new General Manager

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa & Casino welcomes new General Manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019 22:10 0

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa & Casino is pleased to announce the appointment of Gabriel Castrillon as general manager. A seasoned veteran of the Hyatt ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019 02:07 0

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this area. Iberostar Group’s turnover for ... Read More

How did Hawaii hotels perform in 2018?

How did Hawaii hotels perform in 2018?

editor editor- January 25, 2019 21:56 5

Hawaii hotels statewide concluded 2018 with modest increases in revenue per available room (RevPAR) and average daily rate (ADR), and a small decrease in occupancy. Read More

World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists

World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019 17:30 0

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 15 finalists for its 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. The 2019 finalists are ... Read More

Melbourne calling: Three reasons why you should visit it

Melbourne calling: Three reasons why you should visit it

editor editor- February 17, 2017 06:14 0

The model is talking about booking her latest gig, modeling WordPress underwear in the brand latest Perfectly Fit campaign, which was shot by Lachian Bailey. ... Read More

Aruba Celebrates “Year Of Papiamento”

Aruba Celebrates “Year Of Papiamento”

editor editor- June 1, 2013 01:42 0

ORANJESTAD, Aruba - In this month in 2003, Aruba declared Papiamento — the most widely-spoken language on the Dutch Caribbean ABC islands of Aruba, Bonaire ... Read More

Delta extends additional nonstop New York-Aruba flights

Delta extends additional nonstop New York-Aruba flights

editor editor- December 4, 2012 06:27 0

ORANJESTAD, ARUBA - New Yorkers will find it easier to escape the city's trying times and retreat to their happy place in Aruba, One Happy ... Read More

AirTran adds new nonstop route between Baltimore and Aruba

AirTran adds new nonstop route between Baltimore and Aruba

editor editor- August 18, 2011 04:34 0

ORLANDO, Fla. - Dreaming of spending the holidays on the beach? Baltimore travelers now have new options to head south for the winter! Read More

Former US VP and Nobel Peace laureate Al Gore to speak at Green Energy Conference in Aruba

Former US VP and Nobel Peace laureate Al Gore to speak at Green Energy Conference in Aruba

editor editor- September 17, 2010 03:01 0

ORANJESTAD, Aruba – Former vice president of the USA and Nobel Peace laureate Al Gore will be the keynote speaker at the opening of the ... Read More

FBI, Aruba investigate underwater picture taken by tourist

FBI, Aruba investigate underwater picture taken by tourist

editor editor- March 22, 2010 04:38 0

ORANJESTAD, Aruba — Authorities will search once again for a missing U.S. Read More

Caribbean governments taking the fight to criminals in the region

Caribbean governments taking the fight to criminals in the region

editor editor- January 21, 2010 07:35 0

Crime-fighters in the Caribbean are taking a bite out of crime in the region with the recent launching in Trinidad of Crime Stoppers International, the ... Read More

Caribbean gets new flights to Aruba

Caribbean gets new flights to Aruba

editor editor- December 22, 2009 05:28 0

AirTran Airways launched new service between Atlanta and Aruba today, offering one nonstop flight each week. Read More

Aruba invests $500 million in tourism industry

Aruba invests $500 million in tourism industry

editor editor- October 26, 2009 05:03 0

This Caribbean island really wants you to visit. And it's spending a lot of money to entice you - nearly $500 million, in fact. Read More

Aruba’s US$90 million renewable energy project is underway

Aruba’s US$90 million renewable energy project is underway

editor editor- October 3, 2009 03:57 0

Aruba, the island of 90,000 friends you haven’t met yet, has announced that work has begun on the island’s US$90 million renewable energy project. Read More

Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency grants permission for new GOL flights

Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency grants permission for new GOL flights

editor editor- September 29, 2009 07:12 0

The Brazilian National Civil Aviation Agency (ANAC) and other relevant authorities have given GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA, the largest low-cost and low-fare airline in ... Read More

Tourism in Aruba since Holloway’s disappearance

Tourism in Aruba since Holloway’s disappearance

editor editor- May 21, 2009 05:35 0

It’s been four years since Natalee Holloway disappeared in Aruba. The negative attention from that tragedy put a serious dent in the island nation's prime ... Read More

Aruba kick off 55th Carnival celebrations

Aruba kick off 55th Carnival celebrations

editor editor- January 22, 2009 06:43 0

Aruba kicked off the island's largest month-long party yesterday with the 55th annual carnival celebration. Read More

Copa Airlines begins flights to Santa Cruz, Bolivia and Aruba

Copa Airlines begins flights to Santa Cruz, Bolivia and Aruba

editor editor- December 16, 2008 06:18 0

PANAMA CITY, Panama - Copa Airlines began new flights today from Panama and connecting cities on the American continent to Santa Cruz, Bolivia, and Aruba, ... Read More

Aruba takes the lead in airport self-service check-in

Aruba takes the lead in airport self-service check-in

editor editor- June 4, 2008 09:31 0

Reports from Oranjested, Aruba, have confirmed that Aruba has become the first Caribbean destination to roll out self-service check-in at its airport. Aruba Airport Authority ... Read More

Record number of visitors in 2007 for controversial Aruba

Record number of visitors in 2007 for controversial Aruba

editor editor- March 12, 2008 10:20 0

The spotlight for the first time in the last few years is being diverted from the unfortunate Natalee Holloway case to Aruba’s tourism industry. Amid ... Read More

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