Discover the town of Noord, which lies in the north west of the Dutch antilles tropical island Aruba. Visitors are drawn here for its year-round sunshine, nature landscape, and sandy white beaches. Booking a holiday accommodation in Noord is a fool-proof way to ensure that after an action packed day you can rest in a spacious and affordable home away from home. In addition to enjoying breathtaking sunsets, snorkelling in clear waters, and absorbing the local culture, photographers and birdwatching enthusiasts will find lots to see at the Bubali Bird Sanctuary. Here, several species are present including the Troupial, which is Arubas national bird. Of course, one can also birdwatch from the terrace of the rented Noord holiday apartment!
Throughout the year, the region of Noord celebrates its carnival spirit with different parades and street fairs. If you are lucky be staying at a holiday accommodation in Noord during this time you will see colourful floats, hear vibrant music, and feel tonnes of energy in an explosive community festival. Just three miles away from Noord holiday apartments is the California Lighthouse at Arashi Beach. At 98 feet high, the stone lighthouse is one of the most visited landmarks in Aruba and was designed by a French architect and named after the S.S. California, a wooden steamship that wrecked near shore, in 1891. Renting Noord holiday apartments provide visitors with a very intimate and travel experience. A simple, yet fun activity is to frequent the local markets, speak with the locals, and be inspired to whip up a West-Indian meal of your own during your stay on this beautiful island.