Frequently asked questions

What is the climate in Aruba?

Aruba's climate is a dry tropical. While it is located outside of the hurricane belt, it still has occasional tropical storms. The temperature averages 82 degrees Fahrenheit, and is usually accompanied with a fairly constant and gentle trade wind.

What Language is spoken in Aruba?

The official language of Aruba is actually two languages~ Dutch and Papiamento. Virtually everyone that lives in Aruba speak at least two languages as well as English and Spanish. What you hear is a blend of all 4 of these languages. Don't worry, it's very easy and fun to speak. Bottom line, most will speak to you in English.

What is the Currency in Aruba?

Aruba's official currency is known as the Florin. However, truth be known, most places on the Island prefer the U.S. Dollar. It's very easy to exchange and most places take the dollar. The conversion is 1 Florin to .56 U.S. cents.

How big is the Island of Aruba?

The entire measurement of the Island of Aruba is 6 miles across by 20 miles tip to tip. While not a huge Island, it is varied in its terrain and is quite easy to get around.

What side of the street do you drive on in Aruba?

In Aruba you drive on the right side of the street the same as in the USA.