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Meeting Sites Aruba ESSENTIAL TOOL BOX Convention Centers/Facilities: Renaissance Convention Center, 22,000 sf of meeting space; 12 meeting rooms, largest seats 1,600. TIEA: Aruba operates under the Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA), which means that meetings held here can be considered taxdeductible. Passports: Passports are required for U.S. citizens For More Information: Meet Aruba PHOTOS: ERICKSON / ARUBA TOURISM DOWN SOUTH AMERICA WAY: Just two and a half hours from Miami and four hours from New York, Aruba sits 15 miles off the coast of South America, amidst the stunning turquoise waters of the southern Caribbean Sea. The island boasts some of the world’s most beautiful white-sand beaches, average yearround temperatures that stay mainly in the 80s, and a roster of meetingsfriendly properties, many of which have recently been refreshed and redone. ENGLISH SPOKEN: The U.S. dollar is widely accepted and English widely spoken, making Aruba an easy, breezy option for meetings and incentives. By Suzie Amer For complete facilities listings, visit Facility Quick Search at SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS FEBRUARY 2008 129

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Successful Meetings - February 2008

Successful Meetings - February 2008
Editor's Note
Trade Shows
On the Record
Planner's Spotlight
Websites of the Month
Technology Talk
Personal Success
Food & Beverage
On Site
Tools of the Trade
The Rainbow Connection
The CVB in Your Backyard
Welcome to the Webolution
The Rail Deal
Spas with a Sense of Place
Places & Spaces
Mystic, CT.
Hong Kong
Florida’s East Coast
Atlantic City
Maui, Kauai, & Lanai

Successful Meetings - February 2008