According to AM Digital, fewer airline passengers to Aruba. Come up with your own reasons why such events took place. Before hurricanes are used as an excuse, the rest of the Caribbean saw increases in travel. Remarkable increases in some cases.
Jamaican tourism had record growth for 2005 . In those same 4th quarter months that Aruba gives excuses for, look what occurred in Jamaica:
While Aruba continues to not report their tourism numbers for the second half of the year; for the month of November alone, Jamaica experienced an increase of 25.4%.
According to the Bank, the cruise passengers have dropped with almost 40 percent in October of this year. The hotel occupancy was almost 78 percent in October.