Pos Chikito Destination Guide
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Pos Chikito in the region of Aruba (general) is a town in Aruba - some 7 mi (or 12 km) South-East of Oranjestad, the country's capital city.
Current time in Pos Chikito is now 06:10 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "America / Aruba" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sint Anna, Ceru Colorado, Roncado, Paradera, Noord or Boegoeroei. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Sint Nicolaas, Simeon Antonio, Santa Cruz, Sabaneta, Pos Chikito and Brasil. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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ARUBA GROUP GETAWAY 2019
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Interesting facts about this location
Frenchman Pass is a narrow passage on the island of Aruba, between coral cliffs above the area known as Spanish Lagoon. From the pass one can see the remains of the Balashi Gold Mill. Legend has it that French pirates tried to invade Aruba in the early 17th century and were confronted by Indians in this narrow passage above Spanish Lagoon. After this encounter, the passage became known as “Franse Pas” or “Rooi Frances” in Papiamento, which translates to “Frenchman Pass” in English.
Located at 12.45, -69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Geography of Aruba
Aruba is a small Caribbean island about the size of Washington, D.C. , located 25 km north of the coast of Venezuela and 68 km northwest of Curaçao, the largest island of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Aruba’s terrain is mostly flat with a few hills. There is little in the way of vegetation or outstanding physical features and no inland water.
Located at 12.45, -69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Baby Beach, Aruba
Baby Beach is a shallow, sheltered man-made lagoon located in Seroe Colorado, on the southeast end of the island of Aruba, and is frequented by locals and tourists alike. It is named Baby Beach as the water is so calm it is safe for very small children. The snorkeling at this location is great for children or travelers new to snorkeling. The beach is popular mostly due to the lack of waves and the shallow water. The Valero oil refinery is within sight of Baby Beach.
Located at 12.45, -69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Hooiberg is a 165 m high volcanic formation on the island of Aruba. It is located almost in the center of the island and can be seen from virtually anywhere on the island. The Dutch word hooiberg, literally translates into haystack in English and is the name of a hay-rick called a hay barrack. Many have remarked about the panoramic views obtained atop Hooiberg. There are 562 concrete steps that lead to the top of the mountain. On a clear day Venezuela can be seen.
Located at 12.45, -69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Guillermo Prospero Trinidad Stadium (officially known as Complejo Deportivo Guillermo Prospero Trinidad) is a multi-purpose stadium in Oranjestad, Aruba. It is Aruba's National Stadium, named after Guillermo Trinidad, a politician from the same neighbourhood (Dakota). Originally the Stadium was named after former Dutch Queen Wilhelmina, but the name was changed in 1994 after the renovations were completed. The stadium hosts soccer matches and also track and field competitions.
Located at 12.45, -69.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
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