In a rare event, Aruba and Curaçao were rocked by an earthquake for the second time in two consecutive days.
After seeing this high-definition drone video of Aruba, you’ll want to travel to Aruba right this moment. Just sit back and relax, make sure you turn up the volume, set the video to full screen and grab some popcorn.
After watching the video, we are confident you’ll agree:
There’s only One Happy Island.
In Aruba, the winter season of 2016-2017 is going to be busy. According to recent press releases from the Aruba Airport Authority N.V. (AAA) and Dutch carrier KLM, there will be more flights to Aruba from the United States, Canada, and Europe for the winter season due to high passenger demand.
Returning to the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Beach Tennis Tour this November, the Aruba Beach Tennis Open 2016 will be held between November 13th and November 20th. The world’s top players will compete at one of the biggest events of the year.
Aruba News: Hurricane Matthew is currently impacting Aruba with heavy rain and wind. It will affect the weather for the ABC Islands in the coming days. Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao (the ABC islands) are part of the Lesser Antilles. Matthew became a hurricane on Thursday south of Puerto Rico, reaching maximum sustained winds of 120 kilometers per hour. In Aruba, it is a rare happening when a storm that is in the area develops into a tropical storm and eventually becomes a hurricane. Today Mathew is still located above the Eastern Caribbean Sea. Later in the day it is expected that Matthew will have become a hurricane and that it will affect the weather of Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao quite heavily.
Over forty new recordings of the national anthem of Aruba, “Aruba Dushi Tera,” have been made in collaboration with the Philharmonic Orchestra in New York. The aim of the musical project was to hand over the new master tapes to Governor Fredis Refunjol.
The four-star Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort Aruba has entered the Top 10 on the list of the best of 2016 top 25 hotels worldwide traveler choice awards by TripAdvisor. Chosen for its beauty, the outstanding level of service and for its location on Eagle Beach and for its amenities, Bucuti reached the 8th place on the list of best of 2016 top hotels worldwide traveler choice awards by TripAdvisor.
The construction of the Blue Residences Condominium Resort, located along Eagle Beach and close to the Bubali Bird Sanctuary, has been completed.