For your Caribbean cruise without excursions, things to do in Aruba, including taking instagram pictures near Aruba cruise port. You'll pass by downtown Oranjestad for shopping and food. Marina with boats, beach hotel, sand bar from cruise ship. Budget-friendly activities when you're not taking a tour. Cruise tips for your southern Caribbean cruise to Aruba that might include Grand Turk, Curacao, Bonaire, Dominican Republic, or Barbados too.