Five Beaches to Beat the Winter Blues

I am not a beach person, but working long hours has made me dream about sun-kissed shores and water sports. I have been to beaches all over the world and a few have stayed with me. The calm tradewinds of Aruba offer a perfect opportunity for wind surfing and snorkeling. There‚Äôs no place like CostaContinue reading “Five Beaches to Beat the Winter Blues”

Finding Balance in Aruba on Paddleboard

Stand up paddleboard yoga brings new meaning to the word serenity. Balancing above the tranquil, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea is a life-altering exercise every yogi must experience. A four-hour flight from New York landed me in Aruba, an island in the southern Caribbean Sea, known for its trade winds, casinos, white sand beaches,Continue reading “Finding Balance in Aruba on Paddleboard”

Aruban Sanctuary Provides Safe Haven for Donkeys

On an island known for its white sandy beaches and trade winds perfect for water sports, there is small area off the beaten path dedicated to rescued donkeys. Article previously published on NBC Petside.com These playful animals are not native to Aruba. The Spaniards brought them to the island 500 years ago from North Africa.Continue reading “Aruban Sanctuary Provides Safe Haven for Donkeys”