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Jan 31, 2018, 04:30 ET Aruba Invites Football Fans to Score a Free Trip to the Island's "Most Valuable Playas"

In celebration of Sunday's "Big Game," Aruba – happy home to one of the world's top 3 beaches – is giving fans the chance to "touchdown" with an all...


Mar 20, 2017, 09:28 ET Aruba Partners With United Nations Sanctioned International Day of Happiness

United Nations sanctioned International Day of Happiness and the "One happy island" of Aruba announced a brand partnership with a mutual, long-term...


May 09, 2016, 10:20 ET Aruban and Cuban Governments Sign a Memorandum of Understanding for Tourism and Transportation

"Last week in Havana, Cuba, the governments of Aruba and Cuba signed a cooperative agreement with a focus on tourism," announced Minister of Tourism, ...


Feb 17, 2016, 09:27 ET Aruba Sweeps Awards Season As Most Decorated Destination In Caribbean

While Hollywood's hottest celebrities dazzle as "lead actor" or "best new artist," Aruba stars as "best in show" for advertising and marketing this...


Mar 05, 2015, 12:54 ET Aruba Wins National Geographic World Legacy Award For Leading Sustainability Efforts

Praised for its unparalleled sustainability efforts, Aruba was named the National Geographic World Legacy Award Winner for "Destination Leadership"...


Jan 26, 2015, 09:07 ET Aruba Warms Sundance Stars In Snowy Park City

Sundance is hotter than ever this year as Aruba invites Hollywood stars like Nikki Reed, Toni Collette, Molly Shannon and Gina Rodriguez to...


Dec 18, 2014, 11:30 ET One Happy Island Of Aruba Celebrates One Huge Milestone

One happy island of Aruba celebrated one huge milestone, Wednesday, Dec. 17. For the first time in history, the destination welcomed its...


Nov 19, 2014, 11:48 ET Aruba Hosts The World's Largest Beach Tennis Competition, The Divi Aruba Beach Tennis Open 2014

Beach tennis has quickly become one of the fastest growing sports on the globe, combining elements taken from beach volleyball, tennis, badminton and ...


Nov 03, 2014, 11:01 ET Caribbean Island Of Aruba And Nikon, Inc. Announce #1happysnap Partnership

Avid picture takers and travelers are just #1happysnap away from the vacation of a lifetime – thanks to a new partnership between the One happy...


Aug 01, 2014, 08:20 ET Fun in Aruba Is Full Speed Ahead With "Arubapalooza"

Even with summer in full swing, it's never too early to look ahead to the start of autumn. Fall on the One happy island of Aruba marks the start of...


Nov 25, 2013, 04:20 ET Fall In Love With Aruba

Mi ta stima bo! That means, "I love you" in Papiamento, Aruba's native language, and there's no better way to express your love than to surprise your ...


Oct 15, 2013, 11:04 ET Fall Is In Full Swing In Aruba With "Arubapalooza"

Summer may be over on the mainland, but the fun is just beginning in Aruba, known as the One happy island. Fall marks the start of "Arubapalooza,"...


May 02, 2013, 12:53 ET Aruba Promises Families One Happy Summer With Launch Of New Program And Deals

As families seek the ultimate fun in the sun spots to spend their summer months, the island of Aruba shines brightly with a new island-wide program...


Feb 12, 2013, 11:09 ET Warm Your Hearts on Aruba's One Happy Island Valentine's Day in Times Square

The countdown to love has begun. In just two days, New York residents and visitors will have the chance to warm their hearts and toes on Aruba's One...