Aruba Journals

Well Deserved Week in Paradise

A May 2002 trip to Aruba by SaraInParadise23

Quote: Bon Bini! Aruba, the place of friendly people and windswept crystal blue waters, inviting you to come away and never go back! The place of many pleasures, where you can be as lazy or as busy as you want.

Well Deserved Week in Paradise

Overview

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We had so much fun! When we first got to Aruba (we being my sister, her boyfriend, and myself), we dropped all our things in our room and took off for the beach. That night we dined by the light of Tiki torches and a local singer.The following day, we woke up and went down to the beach. There was a kiosk a stones throw from our resort that did parasailing, diving, snorkeling, and more! We went parasailing for a decent rate.For dinner, we headed out on a tour called the "kuku kunuku bus tour". We went on a ride up the coast to the only lighthouse and had a champange toast, and then were whisked away to a beautiful house for dinner and discounted drinks, and then went out for dancing and more ...Read More

Costa Linda Beach Resort

Hotel | "Costa Linda Resort"

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Our room was HUGE at the Costa Linda. We had a two bedroom/two bath unit. It was really nice. The kitchen was great as well. We had a great view of the beach from our back porch. We were staying in a section of the resort called "The Garden of Eden", and it was indeed. It had all sorts of plants and wildlife and in the center of the courtyard area was two hot tubs.The resort itself was beautiful. The pool deck was huge with plenty of lounges. The beach was nice as well. The beaches are really pretty, and on the clear days you can see forever.The resturant was great. You could get anything from a salad to steak or seafood all day. The prices were good, as were the entrees. The drinks by far w...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 14, 2003

Costa Linda Beach Resort
J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 59
Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 583-8000