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"One Happy Island." This, the official motto of Aruba, is plastered on each taxi's license plate. Surely Arubans are happy to see cruisers: Aruba's economy is fueled by tourists' dollars, and much of ...
austin ted
04/15
rented a car to drive around this largely desert island. Not particularly scenic. Read more
cheekychachi
04/15
Take the bus 20 minutes up the island to a less crowded beach. It's $2 per person each way. Great value and ... Read more
mimijes
04/15
We went to Eagle Beach, a short taxi ride from the port. Beautiful beach, not crowded. We spent a couple of ... Read more
gcgold
04/15
Went to a beach and strolled along. Unfortunately it started to rain so we had to take shelter in a bar ! ... Read more
firegal2539
04/15
I think Aruba was the most beautiful of the islands we visited. The people were friendly and many shops and ... Read more
JanJefferies
04/15
We decided to buy some jewellery which took over an hour but quite an enjoyable experience. Had some lunch ... Read more
stARcruiser8816
04/15
Instead of taking a ship tour (which I try to avoid), I took an ABC Jeep tour of the island, which was ... Read more
CARMEN KANE
04/15
My wife and I had been here before and had done one of the excursions to Palm island and enjoyed it.When we ... Read more
LeesSummitCruiser1
04/15
In Aruba we hired a local taxi to take us to Palm Beach. We hung out there for 4 or 5 hours then had lunch ... Read more
mr_guns
04/15
Aruba is one of my favorite places in the Caribbean. We decided to just walk around instead of taking a tour. ... Read more
sgiann13
04/15
Took the public bus for $2.30pp to Palm Beach. We rented 2 chairs and an umbrella for the day for $25.00. ... Read more
Luvsailing
04/15
Although we did not get off the ship, friends said they visited a beach resort and found it to be absolutely ... Read more
lalataffy
04/15
We didn't go to an excursion. Eagle Beach is 10 minutes away via taxi ($13). Eagle beach is a beautiful ... Read more
COcruzzin
03/15
Did our own tour - scuba diving. Great beach area. Driver picked us up and took us back to ship. They were ... Read more
princesskatie
03/15
Nice shopping near the pier with plenty of options, the Renaissance hotel & casino and mall were pretty ... Read more
bellbus
03/15
We LOVED Aruba and would like to go back as a vacation destination. The water is beautiful!!!! We rented jet ... Read more
Burgher61
03/15
Our group went to Palm beach. We caught a cab out front, $14/cab. This was another beautiful beach. A ... Read more
bordenbunch
03/15
ARUBA IS BEAUTIFUL ... THERE IS NO DOUBT ABOUT IT! It was the shopping highlight for every jewelry hungry ... Read more
Metsfan30
03/15
This was our first time in Aruba, and all we can say is WOW. This is already up there on our list of favorite ... Read more
terrigram
02/15
Tried to book 2 different excursions Kukoo Kunuku or Banana Boat but were told they were both sold out by the ... Read more
frober262
02/15
The downtown area of Aruba fails to impress me at all. Compared to its picturesque neighbor, Curacao, Aruba's ... Read more
mommom1
02/15
I would not do this again as it was rather pricy and did not live up to what they said. 1st the desk girl was ... Read more
live4247
01/15
Great place to visit : beaches and swimming was lovely and very relaxing Read more
JsEscape2
01/15
We walked off of the ship about 9:30 am and chose a small bus for a local excursion. It cost $15. We toured ... Read more
MermaidDreams
01/15
We rented a car right off the port from some men standing around ( we were nervous at first and skeptical but ... Read more

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