The Aruba Tourism Authority recently had the great pleasure to recognize Goodwill Ambassadors of Aruba. These Ambassadors were respectively honored withcertificates acknowledging their years of visits, loyalty, and love for the island of Aruba.
The honor certification is presented on behalf of the Minister of Tourism as a token of appreciation and to say “Masha Danki” to guests whom have visited Aruba 10, 20, or 35 years or more consecutively.
The three honoring levels are as follows:
Distinguished Visitor (10>years consecutively visiting Aruba)
Goodwill Ambassador (20>years consecutively visiting Aruba)
Emerald Ambassador (35>years consecutively visiting Aruba)
The honorees were:
Mrs. Elaine Susan Donoghue from Massachusetts, United States
Mr. Rodney Arthur & Mrs. Gerry Lynn Mandler from Minnesota, United States
Ms. Kimberley Richardson representing the Aruba Tourism Authority, and staff members of the Costa Linda Beach Resort bestowed the Ambassador certificates to the honorees, presented them with gifts, and also thanked them for choosing Aruba as their favorite vacation destination and their home-away-from-home.
Top reasons for returning to Aruba, provided by Mrs. Donoghue were:
Timeshare at the Costa Linda Beach Resort
Aruba’s nice sandy beaches
Aruba’s warm & friendly people
Aruba’s variety of restaurants to choose from!
The number of activities to do around the island – especially horseback riding
Top reasons for returning to Aruba, provided by Mr. & Mrs. Mandler were:
“Every visit to Aruba feels like a family reunion”
The excellent customer service offered by the welcoming Costa Linda Beach Resort staff
Aruba’s year-round sunny weather
“We are in love with Aruba”
“Aruba is undoubtedly our home-away-from-home”
On behalf of the Aruba Tourism Authority, we would like to express our sincere gratitude and appreciation to the honorees for their continued visits to the “One Happy Island”.