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Best Western Opens New Hotels in Aruba, Curacao

 Best Western is in the midst of a major expansion in the Caribbean, and now it’s added two more hotels in the region.   The company has debuted a pair of Best Western Signature Collection hotels in Aruba and Curacao, …

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There’s a New “Gelato Bus” in Aruba

 Aruba’s most popular gelato spot has expanded with a rather unique new location: a double-decker bus.  It’s called the Gelatissimo Bus, and it’s the second outpost for Gelatissmo, which has long operated an ultra-popular bistro and gelateria in the heart …

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Caribbean Photo of the Week: Palm Beach, Aruba

 The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Jonathan Brown, who sent in this lovely shot of beach chairs on the sand at Palm Beach, Aruba.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean?  Send it to news@caribjournal.com …

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 The first new resort in Aruba in years officially opened its doors this week, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new Radisson Blu Aruba is set on the Dutch Caribbean island’s popular Palm Beach, home to most of Aruba’s top resorts.  …

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 The newest resort in Aruba is set to open its doors in April, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The new Radisson Blu Aruba is slated to launch on the island’s Palm Beach on April 2, according to the company.  The launch …

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 A major new resort is coming to the island of Aruba this spring, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Radisson Blu Aruba is slated to open its doors in April.  Radisson confirmed that the property is now taking reservations for stays …

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 The Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana resort has officially reopened, completing AMResorts’ reopening of all of the company’s 11 resorts in the Dominican Republic.  The all-inclusive, family-friendly resort, has 500 rooms and suites in the heart of Bavaro in Punta …

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 The Hyatt Regency Aruba has officially reopened its doors, Caribbean Journal confirmed.  The Palm Beach-area beach resort has relaunched following a multimillion-dollar renovation project. The changes to the property include the addition of a new adult-only pool with 10 cabanas; …

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 Another major Caribbean resort has reopened as the region’s tourism sector continues its relaunch: the Ritz-Carlton, Aruba, which began welcoming guests again this week. The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba joins two other Ritz-Carlton resorts in the Caribbean that have reopened, along with …

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 If you’re at home right now, you’re probably still dreaming about the Caribbean. And for those of us who can’t be in the region right now, there are still some ways to rediscover the Caribbean in your own home.  One …

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 The Hyatt Regency Aruba has debuted a new adults-only pool.  The new pool called “Trankilo” is set on a 43,000-square-foot beachfront space.  The three-tiered pool, which was designed by Fort Lauderdale-based architecture firm EDSA, has limestone walls, “living bougainvillea structures” …

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 The latest Caribbean Photo of the Week comes from Caribbean Journal reader Chad Beatty, who sent in this stunning shot of sunset on Palm Beach in Aruba.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribournal.com …

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 For years it was Aruba’s most beloved “small hotel,” a tiny oasis of 14 rooms just across from Palm Beach.  Now, after a major transformation project, Aruba’s family-owned Boardwalk has officially relaunched as a full-fledged boutique hotel, the Boardwalk Boutique …

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 One of Aruba’s most beloved hotels is getting bigger.  Aruba’s Boardwalk Small Hotel will soon debut the fruits of a major expansion project that will see the property rebranded as the Boardwalk Boutique Hotel.  On Nov. 15, the Boardwalk will …

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 By Alexander Britell Radisson Hotel Group is opening a new hotel on the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba, Caribbean Journal has learned. The new Radisson Blu Hotel and Residence Aruba is the product of a partnership between Radisson and Beachside …

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 Plainly, Aruba is one of the beach capitals of the Caribbean. Few destinations in the region can match the quality — and number — of world-class beaches on this Dutch Caribbean island. Indeed, Aruba’s brilliant white sand, calm waters and …

 By the Caribbean Journal staff The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Brian Dzurenda, who sent in this lovely shot of the sand on Palm Beach in Aruba. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send …

 By the Caribbean Journal staff The Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line has added a major new ship to its fleet. The new Grand Classica is a 10-deck, 1,680-passenger-capacity ship that is now offering two-night cruises and cruise-resort packages to Grand Bahama, …