aruba

News

The Caribbean Travel Awards 2024

caribbean travel awards 2024

It’s hard to believe it has been a decade since the inaugural edition of the Caribbean Travel Awards, the first true regional celebration of travel and tourism in the Caribbean. In 10 years, the Caribbean tourism industry has dramatically changed, […]

News

Aruba Is Improving the Airport Arrival Process With a "Happy One Pass"

aruba airport

It’s one of the worst parts of any vacation, particularly in the Caribbean: immigration. Long lines, endless forms, infinite hassle.  But the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba, which has long been ahead of the rest of the region in making […]

News

Aruba Adds More Flights from Latin America 

aruba punta cana flights

The Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba has continued a year of expansion out of the Latin American market with new service on LATAM, Caribbean Journal has learned. The new service connects Aruba with Lima, Peru.  It’s the first time Aruba […]

News

Caribbean Photo of the Week: A Setting Sun in Aruba

aruba setting sun yellow with boat in background

The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Lila Schultz, who sent in this stunning shot of the setting sun in Aruba. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with CPOTW in the […]


United Airlines Adding More Flights to Nassau, Montego Bay 

montego bay marriott on the resort beach

United Airlines has a big expansion planned for the winter season in the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The airline is planning to increase its Latin America-Caribbean network by 25 percent for the peak travel season in the region, anchored […]


In Aruba, the Beach, the Palms and the Perfect Caribbean Boutique Hotel 

aruba caribbean hotels

“It’s like Narnia once you come through the gates,” Trisha tells me.  And she’s right.  The moment you walk through the gates and past the sparkling lobby at the Boardwalk Boutique Hotel in Aruba, it’s as if you’re manuevered into […]

News

Caribbean Photo of the Week: The Blue of Eagle Beach in Aruba

the waters of eagle beach in aruba

The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Pam Whittle, who sent in this lovely shot of the blue waters of Eagle Beach in Aruba. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with […]


Southwest Airlines Is Adding More Nonstop Flights to Aruba 

hyatt aruba

The Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba is set for another boost this summer with a planned expansion by Southwest Airlines, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The carrier is increasing its summer 2024 flight frequency on the Baltimore-Aruba route, Aruba Airport officials […]


Caribbean Moment: On the Sand at Baby Beach, Aruba

aruba baby beach

It’s a tucked-away crescent bay at the very southern tip of Aruba: Baby Beach, a sparkling turquoise beach that’s become one of the island’s most sought-after stretches of sand.  Baby Beach, close to the island’s up-and-coming cultural hotspot of San […]

News

A New Adults-Only Resort Is Coming to Aruba 

aruba iberostar

A new adults-only resort is coming to the island of Aruba next year.  Spanish brand Iberostar is opening its first-ever resort in the Dutch Caribbean, with plans to debut in the fall of 2024.  The Iberostar Grand Aruba will have […]


A New Culinary Program at the Hyatt Regency Aruba

hyatt aruba

The Hyatt Regency Aruba is getting a new dining program, following the appointment of Chef Yvan Didelot as its new director of culinary experience and food and beverage operations.  Didelot will serve as “both a chef and a leader” to […]


Spirit Airlines Just Added New Daily Nonstop Flights to Aruba 

aruba on the beach rocks

Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines just launched new daily nonstop service to the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba.  Spirit is now operating daily flights between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Aruba’s Queen Beatrix International Airport.  That is an increase from what […]


SUBSCRIBE!

Sign up for Caribbean Journal's free newsletter for a daily dose of beaches, hotels, rum and the best Caribbean travel information on the net.


No. Thank You