This Dutch island is about the size of Washington, D.C., and has a dry climate. Instead of tropical vegetation, it’s dotted with cactus. Dutch colonial architecture is prevalent in the capitol city of Oranjestad.

Divi Divi tree on the shoreline of Eagle Beach in Aruba. (Photo:hhltdave5 / 123RF)

Things to do while in port:

Historic Bushiribana gold mine ruins . (Photo:littleny / 123RF)

Cruise lines that sail into Aruba:

Bon Voyage!

Main photo credit: tampflgal (Creative Commons CC0)

 

This Dutch island is about the size of Washington, D.C., and has a dry climate. Instead of tropical vegetation, it’s dotted with cactus. Dutch colonial architecture is prevalent in the capitol city of Oranjestad.

Divi Divi tree on the shoreline of Eagle Beach in Aruba. (Photo:hhltdave5 / 123RF)

Things to do while in port:

Historic Bushiribana gold mine ruins . (Photo:littleny / 123RF)

Cruise lines that sail into Aruba:

Bon Voyage!

Main photo credit: tampflgal (Creative Commons CC0)