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Aruba in One Day

“Aruba, Jamaica, oh I want to take ya to Bermuda, Bahama come on pretty mama,” played on repeat in my head all day long as we cruised on a Jeep around the island. We got to port on a cruise ship early in the morning. We booked a full day Jeep Safari tour with El Tours prior to boarding the cruise ship in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Looking back, after a two week honeymoon, the Jeep Safari tour was one of our favorite excursions. Hands down, the best part of the tour was the fact that we got to drive the Jeep’s ourselves. We got lucky and somehow ended up with the only stick shift Jeep. Boy were there some jealous tourists :). The tour guide definitely made the tour more adventurous by allowing us to do cookies in the sand, go in circles as we played follow the leader and go at our own pace. However, going at your own pace is a double edge sword. One Jeep, full of girls, was going a bit …