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Forum: Polls Wednesday, September 8th, 2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 9,798
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: rental and sale prices-should they be posted?

I am with qlaval, LisaK and Dogwriter. Save everyone's precious time.
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, June 17th, 2010, 03:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,501
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Zeerovers

Sherry, take me with you :wink_smil and I will buy the first round of Balashi's!
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, May 23rd, 2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,148
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: La Vista at the Marriott - Buffet Prices

Not sure about La Vista, but Laguna at the Radisson (http://www.lagunaaruba.com/menu.html) has "Kids under age 12 eat free; one per paying adult"
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, May 23rd, 2010, 04:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,913
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: what would you choose?

Newbie or not, last time we went on a cruise and spent the day in Aruba (New Year's Eve) we were the first ones off the ship. Took a taxi to Palm Beach and spent the day there until just before...
Forum: Aruba Restaurant Reviews Tuesday, August 19th, 2008, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Poll: Simply Fish
Views: 7,720
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Simply Fish

Thanks Divi. :wink_smil It is the thought that counts. I appreciate the info.
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, August 19th, 2008, 09:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,745
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Traveling from London

I take it you have already checked with First Choice for pricing? Another option is traveling from London to Aruba through Atlanta on Delta Airlines.

I hope you enjoy the Tamarijn as much as we...
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, August 3rd, 2008, 02:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Who has the perfect bag?

Rose, I hope that Jag is okay. One of our fall balls gets herpes virus in his eye and it is no fun. :kittykay::broken_he Not a good way to leave on vacation. Try to enjoy, I have a feeling you will.
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, July 28th, 2008, 08:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Who has the perfect bag?

By "spinners" you mean wheels? If so yes. We have 6 pieces total, and not including the carry-on, have flown to Aruba and checked 4 pieces in December and 3 pieces in June. There is an older "style"...
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, July 27th, 2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Who has the perfect bag?

Just asked dh and he found the best price (2 times for two sets) on eBay. Just google Heys XCASE-XL

Just as another "hint" if you decide to buy a larger case besides just the carryon, we purchased...
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, July 27th, 2008, 01:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,963
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: 20 questions...

I just wanted to say congratulations of your belated honeymoon and thank you for your kind words.

I just posted my trip report from our latest stay at the Tamarijn at arubabound.com and I have to...
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, July 27th, 2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,728
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Who has the perfect bag?

We bought Heys USA XCASE-XL lightweight luggage last year and love all of our pieces including the 20" carryon. Each piece, including the carryon, has a divider so stuff is not necessairly just...
Forum: The Mill Resort Thursday, July 3rd, 2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,788
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Timeshare at the mill

Is the Mill a deeded timeshare?
When were the rooms last renovated?
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, July 3rd, 2008, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,614
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Resort dive course

Our 10 year old dd did a Discover Scuba course with Aruba Watersports. We purposely picked a small operation so that she would have a better one on one chance of personal attention.

She did...
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, May 29th, 2008, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,679
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: I've got mixed feelings about this...

They paved paradise and put up a ....

http://www.arubabound.com/photos/arikok/fontein/fonteina_sm.jpg (http://www.arubabound.com/photos/arikok/fontein/fonteina.jpg) click on thumbnail to enlarge
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, May 29th, 2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,679
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: I've got mixed feelings about this...

IF this is the location I am thinking of, it is at Fontein, situated between the Fontein Cave and the ocean, south of Boca Prins bar....
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, May 28th, 2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 16,989
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: where did your moderator go?

So sorry this has happened to you.
Forum: Where to Stay Monday, May 26th, 2008, 08:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,559
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: staying at the tam

We traveled to the Tamarijn with my then 94 year old grandmother at Christmas. Not only did we request a ground floor room close to the restaurants and bar through our travel agent, but also I...
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, May 21st, 2008, 01:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,395
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Divi - first stay

We stayed at the sister resort the Tamarijn in December. I have some thoughts on the food at Food, Beverage & Service (http://www.arubabound.com/trip_reports/report1207_tamarijn_food.htm)

Also...
Forum: Aruba in General Friday, May 16th, 2008, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,077
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Honeymoon Dinner

I too vote for Flying Fishbone http://www.flyingfishbone.com/
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, May 5th, 2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,110
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Gas Prices & Taxi Fares

A post on another forum yesterday regarding pricing and a direct email from an Aruba taxi driver.
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, May 5th, 2008, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,913
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Shops near Tony Roma's

I "believe" this "might" be what you are referring to...

Pictures of Paseo Herencia Mall (http://bb.visitaruba.com/showthread.php?t=7352&highlight=paseo+herencia+mall)

New Shopping Mall Paseo...
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, May 5th, 2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,110
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Gas Prices & Taxi Fares

Be aware of the fare and confirm this with the driver prior to getting into the taxi. My Mom had a taxi tried to charge her an extra $5 to get to Palm Beach. The taxi driver got ticked, but my Mom...
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, May 5th, 2008, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2,467
Views: 502,950
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: let's do a countdown part 2

Don't know the speed of dark, but do know our time is getting closer. :D
Forum: Aruba in General Saturday, April 26th, 2008, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,868
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Airfare deal from ATL to AUA

Asked dh about this and he said no matter how much money he saved, he would be hard pressed to fly ATL-EWR-AUA or ATL-Houston-AUA no matter how much money he saved. :rolleyes: According to him not...
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, April 9th, 2008, 09:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,667
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: strike news

According to the airport website yesterday:

American Airlines AA679 New York Scheduled Arrival 13:35 Arrived 15:20

Continental Airlines CO1638 Newark Scheduled Arrival 13:13 Arrived 16:03
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, April 8th, 2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,196
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Todays BB party pics!

Thanks for the pics Susanna? Looks like a great time.
Forum: Aruba in General Monday, March 31st, 2008, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,343
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Tam Pictures

Thanks again for sharing the pics.
Forum: Lisa's Box of Treasures Thursday, March 13th, 2008, 10:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,713
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Burico a donkey story

Thank you for the story. This just a small portion of what makes Aruba the wondeful place that it is. Here is a fellow we met in Arikok National Park. I personally would love to hear about the goats...
Forum: Aruba Restaurant Reviews Friday, March 7th, 2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,527
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Pick one restaurant

Pinkie, that is rather unfortunate and certainly not a happy way to end an evening. Thank you for being so generous. A little thoughtfullness goes a long way.
Forum: Aruba Restaurant Reviews Friday, March 7th, 2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,527
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Pick one restaurant

Okay, I will elaborate a little more with some additional thoughts about your list. Just mho,

Sunset Grille at the Radisson for seafood and steak ($$$$ we save it for special occassions like we...
Forum: Aruba in General Friday, March 7th, 2008, 10:49 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,602
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: What are your Favorite CHEAP restaurants (not chains)

Looks like they are probably not included, check out the bottom right hand side "On the Side." But still, their prices are so reasonable for Aruba...
Forum: Aruba Restaurant Reviews Friday, March 7th, 2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,527
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Pick one restaurant

Flying Fishbone, beach dining on the water's edge. What could be more romantic? Expensive, but the food is very good as well.
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, March 5th, 2008, 11:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,602
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: What are your Favorite CHEAP restaurants (not chains)

Peanuts is downtown, I know we passed right by it in the taxi ride to La Linda Department Store.

Also forgot to mention Bingo which gets rave reviews for lunch and dinner....
Forum: Aruba Restaurant Reviews Wednesday, March 5th, 2008, 10:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,599
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Laguna Fish Market

I just saw in Aruba Today that for Seafood night there is a 10% discount if you are seated before 6 pm. Hopefully that is the same for all nights of the buffet.
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, March 5th, 2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,602
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: What are your Favorite CHEAP restaurants (not chains)

We have an Aruban friend with a 7 year old son who loves Peanuts and goes there all the time with his family.
Dh and I love Salt and Pepper and Tomato Charlie's.
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, February 24th, 2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,765
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Can't get ahold of Flying Fishbone?

It never hurts to re-confirm your dinner reservations once you arrive on the island. The concierge at your resort should be able to handle this for you. Also, did you check your spam folder for a...
Forum: Polls Sunday, February 24th, 2008, 01:12 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 40,048
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: what is the most $$ you have ever paid for airfare for Aruba

Thanks, we ended up booking mid-October for a non-stop Delta flight in June at a fare of $435. Don't get me going on the fares for Christmas though :cry_smile
Forum: Aruba in General Wednesday, February 13th, 2008, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,100
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: less than 1 year to go!!!!!!!

How about a stop at the Catholic shrine, Lourdes Grotto? I am sure others here can tell you how to get there much better than I. It is just north of San Nicolas.
...
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, January 31st, 2008, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,487
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Tamarijn Review Posted

:nerd:Thank you for your kind words.

I have also posted my 300+ Tamarijn photos (http://www.arubabound.com/photos/htl/tam/tam.htm) on my website.
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, January 29th, 2008, 08:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,487
Posted By Arubalisa
Tamarijn Review Posted

Enjoy! Sorry it is so long. :sleepy:
Tamarijn All Inclusive (http://tripreports.visitaruba.com/dynamic/servlet/ReportDetails?CAT_ID=21&ARTICLE_ID=2931)
December 22, 2007 January 3, 2008...
Forum: Aruba by Day and Night Tuesday, January 29th, 2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,208
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Tranquilo

DEFINITELY Tranquilo over the Natural Pool. We too loved our day sailing with Captain Anthony! (http://bloggingtoaruba.typepad.com/my_weblog/2006/10/sail-tranquilo-.html)
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, January 29th, 2008, 08:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,922
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Drugs

That is the only time/place I have seen it as well.
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, January 29th, 2008, 10:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,909
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Just got back-caution using Apple vacations

Yes, I highly doubt the problem was in Caracas. I have an Aruban friend who flew Delta from Atlanta to go home that day and she ended up in Caracas for refueling. They could not land in Aruba or...
Forum: Kid's & Co. Monday, January 28th, 2008, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,559
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: supervised kids club

We were at the Tamarijn over the Christmas holidays and dd loved the kids club and the staff. Here is a link to the activities:
Tamarijn Kids Club Activities...
Forum: Aruba in General Saturday, January 19th, 2008, 10:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,909
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Just got back-caution using Apple vacations

We find MCM Tour's prices less expensive than going through the hotel directly and would imagine the same for others. MCM Tour's will give you a price with or without airfare so you can do your own...
Forum: Aruba in General Thursday, January 17th, 2008, 12:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,909
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Just got back-caution using Apple vacations

What did Apple say about the problems with Ryan Air? We use MCM Tours (http://www.aruba4u.com/) for our travel to Aruba and have never had a problem in over 8 years.
Forum: Aruba Restaurant Reviews Thursday, January 17th, 2008, 12:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,682
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Old Fisherman

Anyone have a copy of their menu?
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, January 15th, 2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2,467
Views: 502,950
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: let's do a countdown part 2

Broke the 150 day mark??? Snow, sleet and ice coming to Georgia? :eek: Come on summer!!!
Forum: Aruba in General Tuesday, January 15th, 2008, 10:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,050
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: art galleries, artists on Aruba?

http://www.aruba-art.com/ (http://www.aruba-art.com/) is Sonya Lemminga's website and her email is lemminga@setarnet.aw
Forum: Aruba in General Sunday, January 13th, 2008, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,928
Posted By Arubalisa
Re: Car Rental Hocus Pocus

We have not had good experiences with either Avis or Hertz in Aruba. They are franchises, not the "real" thing that Americans expect. Corporate will not back you up in any difficulties, they say it...
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