ORANJESTAD – Recently, the Aruba Tourism Authority held the Aruba Press Award which gave recognition to the Latin American journalists. The participants had to write a story about Aruba, but from a tourist point of view.
The competition was held by the Aruba Tourism Authority together with the worldwide organization of Tourism Press. The participants are from different Latin American countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile y Venezuela from where Aruba leads its marketing.
The competition started in August of last year and lasted until December. Over 80 stories were presented. The winners of the different categories were chosen by a jury who focused on different characteristics of the stories. All winners will receive a free vacation to Aruba.q