Oranjestad (Aruba)

Type: City
Name: Oranjestad (Aruba)
Country: Aruba
Latitude: 12.53
Longitude: -70.029999
population: 29,998
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

The Caribbean’s Undiscovered Island

The town of Oranjestad is a winding, cobblestone-covered collection of mostly 18th century Dutch colonial buildings and scattered small homes.On a sunny Saturday, its stony streets have a certain opaque gleam. They are mostly empty.If you squint for a ... [Published Caribbean Journal - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

Caribbean tourism: Focus on the needs of modern traveler

ORANJESTAD, St Eustatius - The Regional tourism planners and policy-makers have been advised to stop catering to the visitor of yesterday and focus on the needs of the modern traveller in order to survive growing competition from both emerging and traditional ... [Published ETurboNews - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Aruba Sports and Outdoor Activities - Fun Things to Do - AARP

Scuba Diving and SnorkelingWith visibility of up to 90 feet, the waters around Aruba are excellent for snorkeling and diving. Advanced and novice divers alike will find plenty to occupy their time, as many of the most popular sites—including some interesting ... [Published AARP - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Hotels - Accommodations in Aruba - AARP

"Cuida nos turista" ("Take care of our tourists") is the island's motto, and many Arubans are taught the finer points of hospitality as soon as they learn to read and write. With such cordial hosts, it's hard to go wrong no matter where you decide to ... [Published AARP - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Temporary Airport Offices Building Entrance

ORANJESTAD (AAA) -- Aruba Airport Authority N.V. (AAA) who manages Aeropuerto Internacional Reina Beatrix is always working to enhance the airport.It is for this that AAA announces that due to construction works the access to the airport tower building ... [Published CaribSeek - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Chivas Regal Aruba Caribbean Cup Returns to Aruba

Oranjestad, Aruba—Now in its’ fifth year, the Chivas Regal Aruba Caribbean Cup has become one of the most prestigious international billfish tournaments in the southern Caribbean, and it will once again return to the island nation of Aruba October 16-19, ... [Published Florida Sport Fishing - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

The ABCs of hurricane-free Caribbean travel

The idea of off-season travel in the Caribbean can be attractive. Between June and October or November, tourists will find lower prices, less-crowded beaches, warmer weather and cheaper airfares. However, if you're traveling to this region during this ... [Published Mother Nature Network - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

Aruba - best overall Caribbean getaway year-round

While most Arubans also speak Dutch, English and Spanish, Papiamento is the island's own language, a mellifluous mashup of Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch and West African. Those same influences shaped the local culture and its architecture; the capital and ... [Published USA Today - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Information Moment Of Freemasonry In Aruba On Saturday September 13

ORANJESTAD -- On Saturday September 13, lodge "The Middle Chamber No. 305"  will the keep an open house for the public.This will be held from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm. Any person who wants to know something or wants to know more about Freemasonry, will then ... [Published CaribSeek - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 2 reports

Southwest Airlines to add Portland-Punta Cana route

Punta Cana, DR.- Southwest Airlines will add international service to selected destinations within two months, including a flight from Portland that would connect in Baltimore for international service to Punta Cana.Portland International Jetport officials ... [Published Dominican Today - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

GenAir-employees to hear Prosecution’s punishment demand Wednesday

ORANJESTAD — Eight employees of GenAir, working as luggage loaders at Reina Beatrix Airport, appeared before the judge yesterday. They are suspected of having stolen numerous possessions from the suitcases and hand luggage of passengers in the period ... [Published Amigoe.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Experience Aruba's Electric Festival

ORANJESTAD, ARUBA--(Marketwired - Aug 6, 2014) - Turn up the excitement on a trip to Aruba during the second annual Electric Festival, in Oranjestad. The five-day festival runs from Sept. 3-7 and features well-known artists like Lil Jon, Knife Party, ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 06 2014]

Quotes

"The finding of guns in the prison that seemed ... destined to settle scores with inmates is a breach too far. ... Those same guns could have been used just as easily and turned against guards themselves endangering their lives" Richardson said during the Council of Ministers press briefing. "This is absolutely not acceptable and justified."
"We have had no leads on the whereabouts of my father," Bryan said. "He was not always in a state of confusion. He would have moments were he would check out or not know where he was, but this was not all the time. Up till my father went missing, I didn't realize just how many people with dementia and Alzheimer's went missing on a daily basis. The media does not do them justice."
"He's been freed and is in the airport about to fly back" the retired general's lawyer, Chris Lejuez, told Reuters by phone from Aruba. "He's obviously happy."
"This next chapter plants a flag for Bags Fly Free and No Change Fees in foreign sand" said Teresa Laraba, the airline's senior vice president of customers. Read more...

More Content

All (47) | News (42) | Reports (0) | Blogs (4) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
The Caribbean’s Undiscovered Island [Published Caribbean Journal - 15 hours ago]
L.G Smith’s Steak & Chop House Su Popular A La ... [Published CaribSeek - 20 hours ago]
Biometric Technology – the Key Enabler of a Sin... [Published TRIPinfo.com - Sep 27 2014]
A New Kind of Caribbean Tourism? [Published Caribbean Journal - Sep 26 2014]
Hotels - Accommodations in Aruba - AARP [Published AARP - Sep 26 2014]
Restaurants in Arube, Places to Eat in Aruba - ... [Published AARP - Sep 26 2014]
Aruba Sports and Outdoor Activities - Fun Thing... [Published AARP - Sep 26 2014]
Caribbean tourism: Focus on the needs of modern... [Published ETurboNews - Sep 26 2014]
Caribbean tourism sector advised to focus atten... [Published Caribbean News Now! - Sep 26 2014]
Temporary Airport Offices Building Entrance [Published CaribSeek - Sep 25 2014]
The Joker Broker [Published VICE - Sep 23 2014]
Surinam Airways flights to Aruba to be banned i... [Published Caribbean News Now! - Sep 20 2014]
Signature Vacations Announces Opening of the Ne... [Published Scottrade - Sep 18 2014]
Authorities crack down on prison breaches with ... [Published St Martin Daily Herald - Sep 18 2014]
Chivas Regal Aruba Caribbean Cup Returns to Aruba [Published Florida Sport Fishing - Sep 16 2014]
Southwest Airlines Plans International Service ... [Published Zacks.com - Sep 15 2014]
The ABCs of hurricane-free Caribbean travel [Published Mother Nature Network - Sep 12 2014]
Aruba - best overall Caribbean getaway year-round [Published USA Today - Sep 11 2014]
Experience Aruba | USA TODAY Travel [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 11 2014]
RIU Hotels To Open Riu Palace Antillas in Aruba... [Published Travel Pulse - Sep 10 2014]
Information Moment Of Freemasonry In Aruba On S... [Published CaribSeek - Sep 09 2014]
Carlos Perez Tzuquen Missing: Migrant Worker Su... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 05 2014]
St. Eustatius mourns former senator and council... [Published St Martin Daily Herald - Sep 05 2014]
Southwest Airlines to add Portland-Punta Cana r... [Published Dominican Today - Sep 03 2014]
Starbucks A Saca Ganadornan Di Su Exitoso ‘Nutz... [Published CaribSeek - Sep 03 2014]
Southwest Airlines to offer additional flights ... [Published Portland Press Herald - Sep 02 2014]
Portland to get back direct flights to Orlando,... [Published Bangor Daily News - Sep 02 2014]
GenAir-employees to hear Prosecution’s punishme... [Published Amigoe.com - Sep 01 2014]
CRUISE NEWS: SEPTEMBER 2014 [Published The Business Travel News - Sep 01 2014]
Aruban ISIS-terrorist suspect behind bars in Be... [Published Amigoe.com - Aug 29 2014]
1 2
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Experience Aruba's Electric Festival [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 06 2014]
ORANJESTAD, ARUBA--(Marketwired - Aug 6, 2014) - Turn up the excitement on a trip to Aruba during the second annual Electric Festival, in Oranjestad. The five-day festival runs from Sept. 3-7 and features well-known artists like Lil Jon, Knife Party, ...
Southwest Goes International With Flights to th... [Published Mashable! - Jul 01 2014]
Low-cost carrier Southwest Airlines began its first international flights to destinations in the Caribbean on Tuesday. The airline's first international departure, to Oranjestad, Aruba, took off from Baltimore, Maryland, on Tuesday. Southwest ...
Chikungunya now an epidemic in the Caribbean [Published H5N1 - May 01 2014]
It's astonishing how quickly this obscure disease has established itself in the western hemisphere. Via the Jamaica Observer: Chikungunya now an epidemic in the Caribbean.ORANJESTAD, Aruba (CMC) – The head of the Caribbean Public Health Authority (CARPHA), ...
Aruba, One Happy Island For Families [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Apr 14 2014]
ORANJESTAD, Aruba, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sand castle building, shell hunting tours, art classes, Papiamento language classes and merengue dancing are just some of the many activities offered at Aruba's resorts and hotels – most of which boast ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.