Every island in the Caribbean has its own distinct charm, and there are so many options to choose from. The main reason to go to any Caribbean island though is for the resplendent beaches. When we think of those destinations, what springs to mind are gently swaying palm trees, vast expanses of sand and those waters that are so blue that it is hard to imagine that they are real. One of the ideal island getaways in the Caribbean is Aruba. It is a perfect place to sink your toes in the sand any time of year. Coconut Club Vacations Reviews this top destination and the beaches you will have to see to believe.
There are no private beaches on Aruba, all of them are open to the public and you have complete access. Palm Beach is the longest stretch of beach, and covers two entire miles. This is where all the elite high rise hotels are located. You don’t have to pay there exorbitant fees though to have the same access as their guests. There are plenty of concession stands, tons of restaurants, and of course there are beach bars. The waters along Palm Beach are incredibly calm and are the perfect spot for swimming and snorkeling.
Located in the southeastern end of the island is Baby Beach. Don’t let the diminutive name mislead you as there is plenty of beach fun to have. This half-moon shaped beach has a charmingly tranquil lagoon. The waters here are extremely shallow so you can swim out very far and still stand. If you swim out to where the bay opens to the sea you will find the ideal place to snorkel. There are beautifully bright coral reefs and an abundance of tropical fish, just be aware that the currents are stronger the further you go out.
With hundreds of islands to choose from in the Caribbean, it’s hard to pick what one will ideally fit you. If you are in it for the beaches though, you won’t really be able to go wrong with Aruba. On Aruba there is an idyllic beach for everyone, and there is surely one to perfectly fit your needs and have you enjoying this charming island.