Aruba

A working permit is required to work in Aruba.

There are two private, but IMED approved, medical schools on the island that prepare students for practice in the United States. These are Aureus University School of Medicine and Xavier University School of Medicine XUSOM.

activities

On and Off the Resorts

Horseback Riding

Jeep Safari

Hiking

Cycle Tours

4 Wheeling Tours

Rock Climbing

Sailing & Snorkel- These sail and snorkel trips come with snorkel gear and many offer free beverages. The yachts sail out to coral reefs where you can see a lot of sea life and sometimes even a shipwreck. Unique Sports of Aruba, The Tranquilo, and Strea Charters are all companies that offer a sail and snorkel tour. The total snorkel and sail time is usually under 3 hours and will run you about $60 a person.

Scuba

Sea Trek

Fishing - If you are looking for an all day activity, fishing is an option. Fishing on the island will take a minimum of 4 hours and a maximum of 8 hours through a deep sea fishing charter company. Some of these charter companies you can fish with are Teaser Charters, Mahi Mahi Fishing Charters, Sea-Iesta, and more. These boats leave early in the morning, usually before 8 A.M. and can hold between 6-12 people.*Kayaking

Windsurfing

Submarine

Kukoo Kunuku - In Aruba the fun does not stop when the sun goes down. The Kukoo Kunuku bus is a nighttime tour bus that picks you up at your hotel lobby at around 6 p.m. From the hotel lobby, you have a champagne toast to start and then you are off to dinner at Casibari Grill, which also includes one drink. After dinner, the bus stops at three bars, with the first drink for free at each stop. A night on the Kukoo Kunuku bus will cost you $67 a person.

Jet Skiing - If you are a fan of speed and thrill, jet skiing is offered as an excursion on many beaches including Eagle Beach. The cost of jet skiing for one hour is about $30 per person.

Beaches

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Manchebo Beach
Aruba

Gentle surf, long white beach. hotels near by.

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Rodgers Beach
San Nicolas, Aruba

Very calm water with white sandy beaches.

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Bachelor's Beach
Bachelor's Beach

A good beach for windsurfing or snorkeling. not really good for swimming.

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Boca Grandi
Aruba

Good for people who enjoy extreme sports, not good for swimming tough current.

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Santo Largo
Aruba

Shallow waters, good place for picnic. can be reached by car or taxi.

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De Palm Island
Aruba

Waterpark for kids, great place to snorkel, with shallow waters.

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Malmok Beach
Aruba
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Hadikurari Beach
Andicuri Beach

A.k.a fisherman's huts. this is where the high winds pro am windsurfing world championship is held every june.

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Arashi Beach
Oranjestad

Calm water, white sandy beaches with palapas and huts for shade.

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Dos Playa
Northshore

Can get there by 4 wheeler, not good for swimming strong currents and big waves. a nice place to have a picnic to check out the view.

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Andicuri
Andicuri

Not advised for swimming,tough currents and big waves. this is a good beach for someone looking to go surfing.

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Druif Beach
JE Irausquin Blvd

Excellent for swimming with calm waters. hotels near.

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Surfside Beach
Aruba

White sandy beach with some pebbles and stones. calm water good for swimming.

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Eagle Beach

– often called "1 of the 10 best beaches in the world". eagle beach has crystal clear blue water and soft white sand that goes on for miles. this beach has calm waters with light waves. there are many different water sports offered on this beach including jet skiing and tubing. eagle beach is perfect for someone looking to relax and also adventure seekers.

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Mangel Halto

Shallow waters,can be reached by car or taxi.

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Boca Catalina

Shallow waters with plenty of fish, good place to snorkel. white sandy beaches with some pebbles and stone.

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San Nicolaas Beach
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Palm Beach

White sand and excellent swimming conditions in calm water. nearby hotels allow you to use public areas for changing. accessible by bus, car or taxi.

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Baby Beach

Southern tip of the island. it's called baby beach because it is no more than five feet deep at any point - like a giant wading pool. this beach also has some of the best snorkeling on the island.