The Dutch word Hooiberg, literally translates into Haystack or "Hi Mountain" in English.
Many have remarked about the panoramic views obtained atop Hooiberg. There are 562 concrete steps that lead to the top of the mountain. On a clear day Venezuela can be seen. The windswept mountaintop is also the site of several radio antennas and cell sites used by the Aruban telecommunication company called SetarNV.
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