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Best things to do in Santa Cruz

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

National Park
“This is a big national park on the island. we're you can find caves a natural pool a natural bridge and many more ”
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National Park
“The park offers a journey of the islands past offering unique geological, cultural and historical sites and the protected local flora and fauna.”
29local recommendations
Other Great Outdoors
“its a most see treasure in Aruba not easily accessible on your own but worked ! its a volcanic rock hole formation by the edge of beach fulfill with fresh ocean water.”
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Route
“Because it has a natural pool. It is located on the north side of the island where the nature rocks surround the ocean.”
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Other Great Outdoors
“A must do adventure while in Aruba. Will require a Jeep rental for the trip. See our website for information on this site.”
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Amusement Park
“Climb on the pile of rocks and have a picnic. Take remarkable pictures of you carrying a big rock.”
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Natural Feature
“The rough nordcoast of Aruba. This is a lagune with a beautiful beach. Play with the huge waves or sit down and look at the waves or see innocent tourist under estimating the power of waves...hours of fun.....I think”
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Establishment
“Maybe you would like to adopt a donkey while on Aruba? Animals sometimes a hard time on Aruba due to the weather. Fortunately Aruba has a lot of organizations who care about the animals and will do almost anything to help them. They need you support so your very welcome to visit.”
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Establishment
“Lovely to expeOn the northern coast, midway down the island, sits the abandoned gold mill that once processed ore from mines in the nearby hills during Aruba's gold rush of the nineteenth cent.”
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Restaurant
“The best local pizza you will find at this place. After visiting the Arikok Park, you make a pit stop at this spot and get yourself a "hamburger" pizza. Baked fresh in the ovens at Urataka, topped with all the good stuff found in a hamburger sandwich.”
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Bakery
“local bakery, I like it because the desserts are not so sweet, so you can eat all your dessert :) ( I don't like too much sugar)”
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Natural Feature
“Off the beaten track. If you go early in the morning you have a good chance of being completely alone to truly enjoy nature. ”
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Park
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Natural Feature
“If you are sportive, park your car and walk during 40 minutes to the natural pool”
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Point of Interest
“The Fontein Cave is a small cave near Boca Prins on the northern part of the island. It is well known for its native Arawak drawings.”
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Natural Feature
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