Been There – Aruba

Let’s move to South America for a second and review Starbucks Been There – Aruba mug.

Aruba, a Caribbean gem renowned for its pristine beaches and vibrant culture, boasts a rich history that spans centuries. Believed to have been inhabited as early as 1000 AD by the Caquetio indigenous people, Aruba later became a Spanish colony in the 16th century before falling under Dutch control in 1636. Its name is thought to derive from the Spanish phrase “oro hubo,” meaning “there was gold,” reflecting the island’s once thriving gold mining industry.… Read more

Icon – Aruba

This Icon mug came from Aruba. Light Blue is used as its theme color. Divi Divi Tree can be seen on the front of the mug and Wind Surfing on the back.
This mug is pretty common.
Countries of production: China, Taiwan… Read more