Aruba - 15 miles north of Venezuela in the Caribbean. 19.6 miles long & 6 miles across. Historically, over the centuries it changed hands several times between the Spanish & the Dutch. Now a "Divesrse constituent of the Netherlands". Dutch and the local language of Papiamento are the official languages of Aruba, but most Arubans speak a minimum of four languages, including English and Spanish. A beautiful Caribbean Island.