A joyous occasion at Pure Beach, Divi Phoenix Beach Resort, brought together repeat visitors Ronald & Eugenia Olson, from Pennsylvenia, who have been coming here for the past 12 years, and Roger & Rosemary Richard from Massachusetts, who have been returning to the island for the past 14 years.
Upon their arrival at Pure Beach, they were met by the representative of the Aruba Tourism Authority, Francis Jacobs.
Jacobs ceremoniously awarded the VIP visitors certificates of distinction on behalf of the Minister of Tourism and on behalf of the Aruba Tourism Authority in gratitude for their support of the island and loyalty to its people.
Two more repeat visitors James & Patricia di Luca and Jeff & Julie Forman, were honored by Jacobs in abstentia.
Lillian Â Maduro, represented the Divi management and arranged for a friendly toast and delicious hors dâ€™oeuvres to mark the festivity.