Category Archives: Tourism Announcements

Washington Slagbaai National Park Remains Closed After Heavy Rains

Washington Slagbaai National Park temporarily closed. Unfortunately, Bonaire’s Washington Slagbaai National Park remains temporarily closed as the northern part of the island received torrential rains on Friday, April 14th, 2017. Rainfall in the park totaled 65.3 mm/2.57 inches in three hours, causing flooding and damage to the roads.

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Free WiFi Hot-spot in Wilhelmina Park in Kralendijk

Visitors can pick up free WiFi via a hot-spot in Kralendijk’s Wilhelmina Park. Last week, officials from Island Government, Tourism Corporation Bonaire, and Digicel launched a new service for Bonaire’s visitors and residents who are frequently in Wilhelmina Park, in downtown Kralendijk.  Effective immediately, a free WiFi hot-spot

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The Silver Quality Coast Award is Bestowed Upon Bonaire

Bonaire has just been awarded another major accolade, the Silver Quality Coast Award. Recently, The Netherlands Minister of Economic Affairs, Mr. Henk Kamp, awarded Bonaire with the Silver Quality Coast Award, presented to the island’s Director of Tourism, Mr. Maurice Adriaens, during a recent Bonaire Economic Conference. About the

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Austin & Lorrie Headland Honored as Gold Bonaire Ambassadors

Last evening on the pier table at Sebastian’s Restaurant, Austin and Lorrie Headland were honored by Rolando Marin, of the Tourism Corporation Bonaire, for their dedicated annual visits to Bonaire. The couple has been visiting Bonaire each year for over 21 years, and in some years, visited twice. 

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Bonaire’s Tourism (Arriving by Air) Increases 5% in First Half 2015

As reported by Statistics Netherlands, Bonaire received 5% more air passengers as tourists in the first half of 2015 than in the same period in 2014. In the first half of 2015, 68.8 thousand tourists landed on Bonaire, an increase of over 5% compared to the first six

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InfoBonaire, The Bonaire Information Site, Launches New Website

Since 1998, InfoBonaire has been providing the latest news and information about tourism to Bonaire.  The new website continues to include important information on planning a visit to Bonaire, including how to get to Bonaire, available accommodations, or activities for your vacation to the island.  However, the new

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Explore the Countryside of Bara di Karta With Newly Opened Drive, Hike, and Bike Trails

Visitors to Bonaire habitually are always eager to find new areas of the island to explore, and now that is even easier with the newly opened driving, hiking, and cycling trails of the Bara di Karta area. Covering a large swath of the eastern coast in the middle of

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