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Address: Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba

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Not much going on here, but it did make for some cool photos. There is some shops, possibly a bar/ restaurant?? All were closed when we visited. Easy to get to, worth a stop.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
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Big Sky, Montana
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Streetman, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The food here was above grade. I had a steak from Argentinian beef. My companion had the rack of lamb and she savored it so that she would not even share a bite with me. The steak was thick, juicy and cooked perfectly with the perfect charring on the outside and the middle third was still pink. The flavor was... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The old windmill is just that, old and in need of major repairs. If you looks ta pictures around Aruba, the windmill is seen a lot. It looks perfect, and the shopping center around it looks vibrant. Not any more. The shopping center is as rundown as the windmill. Even the picture in this TripAdvisor page make the windmill look... More 

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Washington, DC
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579 reviews 579 reviews
257 attraction reviews
2,544 helpful votes 2,544 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

If you're staying in the Hotel Zone you can see this thing in plain view and it looks like something that's worth seeing up close so we decided to take a walk. But, the closer you get you see how rundown it is, so we didn't bother to go all the way. At this point it's nothing more than a... More 

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Big Sky, Montana
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112 reviews 112 reviews
24 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Not much going on here, but it did make for some cool photos. There is some shops, possibly a bar/ restaurant?? All were closed when we visited. Easy to get to, worth a stop.

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Cleveland Heights, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

urban blight -- skip it unless you must have a photo or selfie, it's run down, so is the Mill - just don't bother,

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Atlanta, Georgia
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207 reviews 207 reviews
68 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We walked a long ways over to the windmill from the Marriott to get an up close view. I think we actually enjoyed the walk better than we did the windmill, though. Not much to it.

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Indianapolis
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638 reviews 638 reviews
286 attraction reviews
382 helpful votes 382 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

As an attraction, this is a bust. It's a windmill, that's it. I understand that there is a good restaurant there but I did not go there. Again, I feel that it belongs under restaurants not attractions. A drive by at best.

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Madison Heights, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This place is open way way way late and it was SO busy but a lot of fun. We just visited the outside bar and it was a little difficult to order drinks because the bartenders did no understand english. Other than that we had a great time with great people and good music!

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Toronto, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I'm of Dutch descent and I was a bit offended - although one of the very few attempts at "incorporating" Holland's contribution to Aruba's history/present. I took 1 photo from my hotel as it is in the resort area but I agree it's rinky dinky and mostly there to attract you to that resort and it's restaurants. The night life... More 

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San Jose, California
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166 reviews 166 reviews
60 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This place serves great Stroganoff and other Dutch specialties. Close to casinos, a movie theatre, and, of course, the beach and hotels - its is convenient and nice since it is a "Dutch" influenced island.

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