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Blue Hour in Aruba

Blue Hour in Aruba

Where has the summer gone? A couple of really nice trips and some outings on the Chesapeake and bam... kids are heading back to school and it feels like the season is over. Technically there is a month left but for me, I am missing the days gone by already. So I harken back to the beaches of Aruba.

Aruban Sunset

Aruban Sunset

Well it's back to reality after a wonderful week in Aruba, the Dutch island that is part of the Netherlands Antilles. Aruba was settled in 1636 and many say that the weather hasn't changed since it's discovery. 

We arrived to somewhat high winds, which persisted for most of the week with some breaks here and there but it was an amazingly pleasant visit. Most of my time was spent on the beach or in the gigantic hotel pool...