Disney CEO Promises to Quell Feud With Florida Governor Ron DeSantis
La Paz Blog
5 Amazing Adventures for Travelers in La Paz, Mexico
Virgin Voyages Blog
Inspiration for a Couple's Getaway
Hotels and Resorts
Regent Oceanfront Butler Suite
Greater Miami & Miami Beach Specialist
Travel Suppliers With the Best Commissions for Travel Advisors
Partner With Palladium and Sell as a Specialist
The Aruba Tourism Authority is looking for one sunny personality to handle what it has labeled as the 'World's Easiest Job': the One Happy Island's new weatherperson. It's the ultimate entry-level position, which requires zero previous experience and almost no effort while you're soaking up the delights of this sun-drenched Dutch Caribbean destination (well, for one glorious week, at least).
With year-round clear skies, tropical trade winds and plenty of sunshine, Aruba's weather forecast on any given day doesn't require a whole lot of meteorological expertise. The tourism authority explained that Aruba enjoys more sunny days each year than any other Caribbean island, and that's saying something.
"So often, unexpected weather conditions force travelers to reschedule their long-awaited vacations. Fortunately, Aruba is blessed to have consistently clear, sunny skies, making it the perfect destination for visitors to explore and enjoy any time of the year," Aruba Tourism Authority CEO Ronella Croes said in a statement given to Travel + Leisure. "Through the 'World's Easiest Job' campaign, we are aiming to find the perfect weatherperson to help us showcase the island's wonderful weather."
Since the so-called job is basically a breeze, let's just be real and call it a free vacation, because the rest of the lucky winner's time will be spent enjoying the sun and sand, sipping on tropical drinks and experiencing all that Aruba has to offer. They'll be staying at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort, a new oceanfront property located on Eagle Beach, rated as one of the top beaches in the world
You can apply online by registering and submitting a 30-second audition video for the chance to win a seven-day, six-night trip to the One Happy Island. The person who is selected will serve as weather reporter for the week and feature in spots for Aruba's official social media channels, reminding the rest of the world that island's weather practically never changes.
Legal residents of the mainland U.S. and Canada (except Quebec) are eligible to enter via the official website, which is accepting submissions through March 31.
For the latest travel news, updates and deals, be sure to subscribe to the daily TravelPulse newsletter here.
Laurie Baratti is a San Diego-based journalist whose work has previously appeared in publications like TravelAge West, SPACE,...
the latest travel news, advice, updates, upcoming exclusive deals and more.
CEO of Zenbiz Travel, LLC
Saudi Arabia Packing List: What to Wear When Visiting
DEI Advisors Interviews Bob Sullivan, Chief Commercial Officer / President for Northstar Travel Group