Archive for June, 2011

Wicked Wind Next Week

June 30, 2011

Photo Courtesy of Davy Scheffer

Windguru has been predicting the stellar winds that have been pounding the windsurf scene in Bonaire. Next week looks sick. Come on down..AA has cheap air to Curacao and I can then book your puddle jumper. I have super last minute deals.

There’s no wind on the East coast of the US so hit the beaches of Bonaire next week.

http://www.windguru.cz/int/index.php?sc=56

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12°10′ N 68°17′ W – Why I Love this Place – Part 1

June 30, 2011

Why do I love Bonaire? I moved there for the windsurfing scene. The expansive tranquil bay is my zen spot. I am one with nature on the sea. With my board and the wind, I can fly across the top of the water like a water nymph. I feel the breeze in my face and the warm Caribbean sun on my face..often I am alone for a dawn patrol sail in the summer months….it’s my bliss…this is one reason I love Bonaire!

Air News with Insel Air to Bonaire

June 28, 2011


Press Release from TCB Inc.

Bonaire – We are delighted to be able to tell you that subsequent to a meeting between Bonaire executives and Insel Air representatives, the new low introductory fare for Insel Air’s Charlotte flight has been extended to those travelers going to Bonaire! The round trip fare is $361.00 including all taxes, and also the Bonaire airport departure tax.

The Saturday connections to/from Bonaire are below. Starting Thursday, July 29, there will be two connections between Bonaire and Charlotte on both Wednesday and Saturday.

The schedule to and from Charlotte will be as follows:

From Bonaire to Charlotte (Wednesdays and Saturdays):

Depart Bonaire 7I 302: 0755

Arrive CUR: 0820

Depart to Charlotte 7I 913: 0910

Arrive Charlotte: 1325

From Charlotte to Bonaire (Saturdays):

Depart Charlotte 7I 914: 1455

Arrive Curacao 1910

Depart to Bonaire 7I 301: 2130

Arrive Bonaire: 2155

The promotional fare and the Bonaire connections are now in the system. The booking window for this fare extends to August 13, 2011 and the travel period is until Dec 14, 2011.

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To celebrate this new air flight Caribbean Wind & Sun Vacations is offering low season specials for accommodations. Contact ann@bonairecaribbean.com to book your summer getaway.

PWA Aruba

June 24, 2011

Cheering for Amado from Bonaire!!

AA Caribbean Sale

June 24, 2011

I just checked a flight for a client Boston to Curacao on AA and it priced at 576.00 pp. Add the 95.00 round trip on Divi Air (Curacao to Bonaire ) and you have a super summer bargain to Bonaire. Call me at 508 737 5245 or email ann@bonairecaribbean.com for details. I have land package discounts to match to make way for a super summer vacation to Bonaire.

Hotel Roomer Summer Sale – Bonaire Boutique Hotel

June 19, 2011

Photo Courtesy of Cheryl Baringer and Hotel Roomer

Hotel Roomer is an amazing boutique hotel in Belnem, a sleepy neighborhood in Bonaire. This small gem is minutes to town, the airport, dining, kite beach, windsurfing and about 20 shore dive sites.

Right now enjoy a special offer, 85.00 USD per night plus 6.50 USD tax until Sept. This offer is for new bookings. Add a dive or windsurf package and a car or truck rental and you are set for the perfect summer getaway.

Hotel Roomer has a lovely bar and restaurant. The pool area is inviting and welcoming. Martin, Noa, and Nicole are the most amazing hosts to welcome you. I celebrated my recent birthday at Roomer. My discerning guests return each year. It’s an amazing oasis for respite and peace.

Contact Ann Phelan at 508 737 5245 or 011 599 786 3134 or via email ann@bonairecaribbean.com today. Mention Bonaire Bliss when booking and earn a bar credit at Wil’s Tropical Grill.

Aruba Hi Winds

June 19, 2011

Aruba Hi Winds was once the Caribbean’s hottest windsurf events. I attended several events on Aruba. The last one in 04 was one of the most fun filled well organized events I had attended. This year Aruba is hosting a PWA Grand Slam and the biggest names in the sport are on hand. Check out this trailer. Success to all! To book your windsurf vacation in Aruba or Bonaire contact Ann Phelan at ann@bonairewindsurfing.com

PWA Photo Essay

June 13, 2011

Please enjoy my guest photographer’s photo from the single elimination yesterday, day 1 at the PWA Bonaire event. Jan Wachtmeester captured Tonky Frans mid air in his freestyle heat. Superb capture!

To book your windsurf escape and learn to freestyle like the pros contact the Bonaire Specialists at http://www.bonairecaribbean.com. Ann Phelan the owner was the co founder of King of the Caribbean, Bonaire’s first pro event. She ran many PWA events in Bonaire and Cape Cod and understands the sport and the windsurf enthusiast’s needs when traveling to a windsurf destination.

Jan Wachtmeester Photography
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PWA Bonaire

June 12, 2011

Much success to Elvis and team and to all the riders. Great wind!

Well done again Continent Seven

Kontiki Summer Sale Sizzles

June 11, 2011

KonTiki and Caribbean Wind & Sun Vacations have teamed up to offer a special last minute deals for June/July. The price is $ 42.50 per person, per day, based on two persons in a one bedroom apartment.

Solo travelers can earn steep discounts as well. Our single rate special is $ 65.- per night, 7=6, so $ 390.- per week, plus tax.

Ask about our discount summer windsurf packages.

The offer further discounts staying 7 pay for 6 nights. How great is that?

(tourist tax not included, which is $ 6.50 p.p.p.d.)
Breakfast can be booked optional for $ 10.- p.p.p.d.

Call 508 737 5245 or email ann@bonairecaribbean.com