Noord

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Noord
Alto Vista Chapel in 2011
Noord is located in Aruba
Noord
Noord
Location in Aruba
Coordinates: 12°34′N 70°02′W / 12.567°N 70.033°W / 12.567; -70.033Coordinates: 12°34′N 70°02′W / 12.567°N 70.033°W / 12.567; -70.033
CountryAruba
RegionNoord/Tanki Leendert
Population
(2000)
 • Total16,944
Time zoneUTC-4 (AST)

Noord (Dutch pronunciation: [noːrt]) is a town and district in Aruba (part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands). This town is known for its low rise and high rise hotels, restaurants, beaches, malls, the California Lighthouse, and other places of attraction.

Places of interest in Noord include Alto Vista Chapel, California Lighthouse, and Arashi Beach.

Noord is the birthplace of Major League Baseball pitcher Sidney Ponson.

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  • Media related to Noord at Wikimedia Commons