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Bonaire in Top 25
National Geographic, on its Dutch-language website, has named Bonaire as “one of the best 25 destinations in the world, for 2022”!6 December 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
For Sale: La Palma 66 building lot
On La Palma 66 we offer one of the very last building plots. The areas Lima, Sabal Palm and La Palma are particularly popular and that is why there are currently hardly any building plots or even existing homes for sale in those areas.16 October 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
For Sale: Water Villas Bahia 9
Off-Market Sale until 15/11/2021!
The seller is willing to allow all Sunwise relations until mid-November to be able to crown themselves the new owners of this beautiful waterfront semi-detached villa.- Reading time: 2 minutes
KLM: More capacity to Bonaire this winter!
KLM is increasing its capacity to Bonaire and the other ABC islands in the coming winter season. The Caribbean islands are more popular than ever, which means there is more demand for tickets. In addition to extra flights, larger aircraft will also be used.4 October 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
United Airlines too will be flying to Bonaire again!
On November 6th, 2021 United Airlines is finally resuming its flights from both Houston, Texas with a weekly flight to Bonaire on Saturday with return flight on Sunday, and the weekly Saturday flight from Newark, New Jersey.24 September 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
Delta Airlines will start daily service to Bonaire
Delta Airlines will operate daily direct flights from Atlanta to Bonaire during the upcoming peak seasons around the Holidays and in March19 July 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
The districts and neighborhoods of Bonaire
Bonaire, with a population of less than 20,000, consists of two main towns and a number of neighborhoods. In the newer district, many vacation homes can be found.4 July 2021 - Reading time: 4 minutes
Welcome back to our North American friends!
After having to miss our North American guests for over fourteen months, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, today the first aircraft from Miami (American Airlines) and Atlanta (Delta Airlines) landed at Flamingo Airport Bonaire again!5 June 2021 - Reading time: 2 minutes
KLM wants to go to the Antilles again in June
Rebooting the network! KLM chief executive Pieter Elbers said in an interview with Luchtvaartnieuws Magazine that he wants to resume scheduled services to Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao and Sint Maarten as of the…29 May 2021 - Reading time: 2 minutes
Bonaire back to ‘code yellow’!
As of coming Saturday, Dutch citizens may again go on vacation to Curaçao, Aruba, Sint Maarten, Sint Eustatius and Saba. Bonaire will follow next Wednesday, May 19.12 May 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
Bonaire scales back measures against ‘corona’
The risk level with regard to the SARS-CoV-2 virus, will be reduced from phase 5 to phase 4 on Bonaire.
The curfew and the alcohol ban will be lifted and all catering establishments and all stores will be allowed to open again.
Delta Airlines plans return to Bonaire in June
Delta Airlines plans to resume its schedule between Atlanta and Bonaire as of June 5. The American company Delta, a partner of KLM in SkyTeam, has scheduled two flights a week on the route, with a Boeing 737, starting on that date.20 March 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
First COVID-19 vaccines arrived on Bonaire
Today the first flight departed from European Netherlands and arrived on Bonaire and Aruba, with a shipment of COVID-19 vaccines. It is the first of several shipments of vaccines that will be delivered to the various islands in the coming weeks.16 February 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
KLM continues its services on Bonaire
KLM will continue to fly to Bonaire, Aruba, Curaçao and St. Maarten as scheduled. This is what regional manager for the Dutch airline, Mr. Cees Ursem, told the public body of Bonaire.22 January 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
Flight ban on Bonaire lifted!
Today the Island Governor of Bonaire, Mr. Edison Rijna, announced that the emergency regulation which entails that flights on Bonaire may only be made from Curacao, the Netherlands and Canada, will be revoked effective immediately, Friday evening, January 15.15 January 2021 - Reading time: 2 minutes
Bonaire prepares for corona vaccination
As of February, vaccinations against COVID-19 The Public Entity of Bonaire (OLB) expects to start the vaccination program to combat the SARS-CoV-2 virus in February 2021. Soon the inhabitants will be informed…12 January 2021 - Reading time: < 1 minute
Celebrating Christmas together is possible!
Celebrate Christmas and New Year’s Eve on Bonaire. Our island has been designated a code yellow area again, so there are no travel restrictions, also no quarantine when you return!4 November 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes
The Dutch can travel to Bonaire!
PM Rutte of the Netherlands today announces stricter measures, but traveling to Bonaire for Dutch citizens, will become easier!3 November 2020 - Reading time: < 1 minute
American Airlines back to CUR!
American Airlines will return to CUR starting early December. Travel to Bonaire is now possible again, due to the more flexible measures!22 October 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes
Bonaire returns to “Code Yellow”!
Today Island Governor Rijna announced that as far as he is concerned, Bonaire will return to travel advice color yellow, along with more flexible measures and options for travelers from North America and Curaçao.21 October 2020 - Reading time: 4 minutes
Montaña Hiking Trail
In our series about island tours on Bonaire, today we take you on the uphill Montaña Hiking Trail, for stunning views!26 September 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes
Governor Rijna announces ‘lockdown light’
Governor Edison Rijna today announced in a press conference that a total of 16 new cases of contamination on Bonaire have been identified and that new measures will be taken.19 September 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes
Free travel from Aruba to Bonaire suspended
As per today, 6 Augusts 2020, Aruba is seen as a high-risk country for Bonaire. People who are currently still traveling to Bonaire from a high-risk country, such as Aruba, must be quarantined for 14 days at home.6 August 2020 - Reading time: 2 minutes
Emergency measures prolonged
The emergency measures that were in force since July 14, to determine who is welcome on Bonaire and which guests are still seen as too great a risk, are prolonged until September 12 August 2020 - Reading time: < 1 minute
Casa Coco Bonaire in the cinemas!
A Rotterdam-based boarding house owner on Bonaire, played by Joke Bruijs, who has been staying on the island regularly in real life for many years, finds her childhood love again, when he visits ‘Dushi Boneiru’ with a group of friends for a vacation.15 July 2020 - Reading time: < 1 minute