Each of us are a bit different when we are planing a travel especialy in Aruba Island in southeren Caribbean. Sun and sand beaches of Aruba are great destination for tourists who want to get a nice tan. Some traveler think about places to visit in Aruba another think about beach and fun in one of night bar or discos. Anyway what type of vacation you plan in your mind, you can choose a vacation that everyone is going to enjoy.
Aruba as the most western island of the group, is the last in the Antillean chain. The Island lies about 12.5 miles off coast of Venezuele and messure 20 by 6 miles. Its landscape is pretty flat with the highest hill of Jamanota Mountain 617ft.
Most of the hotels in Aruba island you will find in Palm Beach and Eagle Beach resorts, which are located on the south west side of Aruba Island. Tourist resort offers accommodation in a hotels of a high categories with swiming pools or private beaces.
If you want to visit Aruba without travel agency you have to plan your movement on vacation. One of the best choises to travel around Aruba is to get your own car or renting car on airport right upon arrival. Here on the airport of Aruba you will find discount car rental with palette of cars from small to luxury type.
What to visit in Aruba
Off cource you have to visit popular beaches like Eagle Beach, Palm Beach, Malmok Beach, Hadikurari Beach, San Nicolaas Beach and Baby Beach.
Now with your renting car you can choose any one of the beautiful beaches. Visit also Oranjestad - the capital of Aruba. The town is the island's capital since 1797. California Lighthouse is another stop located at the northernmost tip of Aruba.
Here are som tips for how to drive in Aruba:
The traffic in Aruba run by right side of the road. There is one main road on the island which goes from north to south. The roads which goes off main road probably won't be labeled, so take a roadmap from your discount car rental. Aruba's official currency is the Aruban guilder, but the U.S. dollar and major of credit cards are also widely accepted.
Aruba has many sights which are worth to visit. There you can visit California Lighthouse, Arikok National Park, Butterfly Farm, Donkey Sanctuary, Ostrich Farm, Hukiba caves, Fontein and many others. If you look for museums, then you can find archaeological numismatic and antiquity museums just take your car rental and go.