Stichting News

During the whole month of September internet users around the world participated with Wiki Loves Monuments, world’s largest photography competition with a tolal of 370,000 uploads. This year Aruba participated for the first time with a total of 258 uploaded pictures. The competition was organized by Stichting Monumentenfonds Aruba. The local jury consiting of Daphne Every, Alice van Romondt, Anne Witsenburg, Ryan Oduber and Rob Vermeer had the difficult task of choosing the winners for both participating categories and nominate 10 pictures to participate in the international competition.

On November 29 the winners of Wiki Loves Monuments Aruba 2013 were announced at the Wiki Loves Monuments Award Ceremony at the National Archaeological Museum Aruba.

The winners are:

Category 2
3rd Place: Gina Jie Sam Foek – Camera Digital courtesy of Sams by Manolo

2nd Place: Edward Erasmus – Watch Courtesy of Little Switzerland

1st Place: Ayrton Tromp – Ticket to Fort Lauderdale with Tiara Air Aruba

Category 1
10th Place: Natalie Liao Yen – Dinner for two for 2 na Las Ramblas Restaurant na La Cabana Beach Resort and Casino

9th Place: Natalie Liao Yen – Dinner for two na Matthews Beachside Restaurant

8th Place: Natalie Liao yen – Dinner for 2 na Taste of Belgium

7th Place: Sra. Van Lis Donata – Palm Pleasure Sunsetsail for 2 from De Palm Tours

6th Place: Natalie Liao Yen – Dinner for 2 Charlies Bar

5th Place: Natalie Liao Yen – Sunset Cruisefor 2 from Pelian Adventures

4th Place: Arthur Ruiz – Palm Pleasure Sunset sail from De Palm Tours

3rd Place: Justus Leonor – Weekend stay na La Cabana Beach Resort and Casino

2nd Place: Edward Erasmus – Michael Kors watch courtesy of Little Switzerland

1st Place: Natalie Liao Jen – Ticket to Fort Lauderdale with Tiara Air

Special Prizes

VIP photographer at Caribbean sea Jazz Festival Aruba 2013: Ayrton Tromp
Most Uploaded Pictures: Natalie Liao Jen

Congratulations to all the winners and thank you for participating!!

Wiki Loves Monuments Aruba Event 2013 – view all pictures here!