Saturday, November 26, 2016

Aruba Invites Brides to "Say I Do" With a View

ORANJESTAD, Aruba, Nov. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Beach Brides, Aruba's official wedding blog launches an online forum for couples to use when planning their upcoming nuptials. Beach Brides incorporates each stage of planning, providing both practical and inspirational content for couples looking to wed in Aruba. The blog is uniquely Caribbean, and showcases Aruba's vibrant wedding-scene and ideal destination. This digital outlet will be an incredible resource for couples, helping them customize their experience by offering an array of ideas and options to choose from that are unique to the island. In addition, Beach Brides will highlight local vendors, wedding planners, florists, photographers and wedding professionals to be featured on their site. The blog will be updated twice a week and feature island weddings, advice from local experts, testimonials from Aruba newly-weds and the latest bridal trends in destination weddings.

"Consistently ranked as one of the most romantic destinations in the world, Aruba attracts an increasing number of lovebirds annually," said Sanju Luidens, CMO of Aruba Tourism Authority. "With the highly-anticipated launch of our Beach Brides blog, couples will receive unprecedented access to Aruba's wedding offerings – enjoying both practical and inspirational content as they plan the perfect day to say 'I Do' in Aruba."
As a driving force in promoting tourism to the island, the Beach Brides blog will bring an influx of online viewers looking to make Aruba their dream destination. By launching this bridal blog, Aruba will revolutionize the tourism and wedding industry, establishing an in-house partnership that benefits both local vendors and newly engaged couples.

"Wedding planning has evolved significantly over the years with the introduction of new technologies and social media sites – and so we are excited to explore how Beach Brides, ATA's latest digital innovation, will add value to the already dynamic on-island wedding experience, " elaborated Luidens.

The Beach Brides blog, which is linked to, is an initiative of the Aruba Tourism Authority, and can be found online at

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About Aruba
As one of the most revisited destinations in the Caribbean, Aruba — One happy island — is an island of contradictions, where pristine turquoise waters collide against the desert-like terrain of the north shore; where peace and relaxation coexist with wild and rugged adventures; where Dutch influence meets American ease and where a diverse history parallels a bright future. Nestled in the southern Caribbean outside the fringes of the hurricane belt, the island is just a two-and-a-half-hour flight from Miami, a four-hour flight from New York City and boasts year-round cooling trade winds with an average 82-degree temperature. Aruba offers beach-lovers, adrenaline junkies, relaxation-seekers and everyone in between a slice of paradise with breathtaking beaches, a booming culinary scene of over 300 restaurants with 25+ located ideally on the water, world-famous festivals and events, exciting land and water activities, art galleries and museums, sumptuous spas, championship golf, exclusive shopping and signature experiences such as cooling off in Conchi, Aruba's natural pool— accessible only by foot or off-road vehicle. With all-inclusive options, boutique properties in charming Eagle Beach, high-rise branded resorts in Palm Beach and cosmopolitan city hotels in Oranjestad, the island of contradictions provides the perfect getaway for both first-time guests and loyal visitors.