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2023
January
12,
2023
| 19:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao’s Carnival is the largest annual celebration of all events and lasts no less than two months. The celebration of Carnival on the streets started back in 1947 with a very simple parade, just a group of people wearing the same t-shirt coming to...
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2022
December
13,
2022
| 16:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Paradise awaits! Curaçao, a true Caribbean hidden gem, is well-known for its colorful city, all-year-round summer and crystalline waters, but there is more! Let’s dive into my top reasons why it’s time to list Curaçao at the top of your bucket-list.1...
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December
01,
2022
| 19:31 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Welcome to Willemstad! Willemstad is the capital of the country of Curaçao, a small island in the southern Caribbean Sea. This capital city is characterized by its vibrant and colonial monumental architecture. Not only is the historic area of Willems...
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November
22,
2022
| 19:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao is a melting pot of cultures, and its culinary scene reflects just that. The island’s traditional cuisine echoes its ethnic diversity and rich cultural heritage. During the holidays, the culinary scene gets even more intriguing. Many local tr...
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November
22,
2022
| 17:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When living in a colder climate, like Europe, you know when summer ends it means it’s the start of a season full of rain, hard wind, lack of sun and temperatures that can go below zero. For a lot of people this means they can fall into a winter dip o...
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October
26,
2022
| 21:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When it comes to ecotourism, the Caribbean is rife with iconic destinations, ranging from Puerto Rico’s lush El Yunque rainforest to the verdant hills of Dominica. However, one tiny island tends to fly under the radar for seasoned outdoor adventurers...
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June
02,
2022
| 20:22 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Sandals Resorts International (SRI) announces the opening of its 16th Sandals Resort, Sandals Royal Curaçao, welcoming its first guests today and marking the Luxury Included® resort company’s debut in the Dutch Caribbean. Reinventing how travelers ex...
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May
13,
2022
| 17:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
You wouldn’t expect a small tropical island located in the Dutch Caribbean to have so many different things to offer for both young and old. While Curaçao doesn’t offer a Disney-like theme park, it definitely offers plenty of family friendly restaura...
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March
31,
2022
| 21:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Is it Caribbean, Dutch, or both? What does Curaçao cuisine consist of and what makes it unique? We talked to some local tastemakers to get some unique insight into this vibrant food culture....
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March
29,
2022
| 16:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Nestled in the Dutch Caribbean and with a population of 160.000 people lies the tropical and colorful island of Curaçao where it’s sunny year round. It’s where the beaches and palm trees are many, the turquoise water is inviting and filled with fishe...
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February
01,
2022
| 21:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Just as our islanders welcome you with “Bon Bini” when arriving, I welcome you to my second blog post I wrote for our Curaçao Tourism Board about the absolute best and most romantic to do’s and places to stay at when visiting our “Dushi Korsou”. Take...
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January
25,
2022
| 19:49 PM Europe/Amsterdam
What could be more idyllic and romantic than spending time with your loved one on a tropical island in The Caribbean where the weather is always good, you’ll experience the most majestic sunsets, the ocean has that coveted aqua hue and the beaches ar...
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2021
December
13,
2021
| 15:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In my previous blog post I wrote about the growing wellness developments on the island. Not just the wide variety of treatments, cleanse programs, therapies or mindful movement classes, but also supermarkets, health food stores and even the drug stor...
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December
03,
2021
| 14:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Nestled in the Caribbean waters lies the multi-cultural island Curacao. It’s also the largest of the six islands that are part of the Dutch Kingdom. When you think about a wellness destination, popular locations such as Mexico (Tulum), Bali, Californ...
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November
18,
2021
| 20:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Explosion of colorsIt’s no wonder that our City, Willemstad (the Capital of Curaçao) has made the Unesco World Heritage list and has also made its way to hundreds of blogs as ‘the colorful city’. Our natural harbor, St. Anna Bay, divides the city bet...
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September
30,
2021
| 15:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Renowned aquanaut, ocean explorer and environmentalist Fabien Cousteau conducts the next crucial step in his project, PROTEUS™: the world’s most advanced underwater scientific research station and habitat to address humanity’s most critical concerns:...
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September
22,
2021
| 17:06 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When you’re talking about Curaçao you will definitely know all the well-known features that lock visitors from all over the world to this ultimate Caribbean destination. Long white beaches with the coolest beach bars, palm trees that can be spotted o...
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September
09,
2021
| 23:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
CURAÇAO IS A COLORFUL DUTCH ISLAND that’s the C in the ABC Islands (Aruba and Bonaire being the other two). Located about 90 miles north of Venezuela, the temperature stays in the 80s year-round, and it’s situated in the southern portion of the Carib...
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September
08,
2021
| 22:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao, a Caribbean gem known for its beautiful turquoise beaches and colorful buildings, is also home to untouched nature and its sceneries. The air has never been fresher on this side of the island. Imagine experiencing birds singing, wind blowing...
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August
04,
2021
| 20:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
~Resort debuts as Sandals Royal Curaçao, offers limited-time savings and unveils plans for several Sandals “Firsts”~ ...
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July
26,
2021
| 22:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Reach beyond the beach and soak up local food, art, culture, and more. ...
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July
13,
2021
| 21:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam
On Saturday 3 July 2021, Air Belgium operated its first route between Belgium and the island of Curaçao. The arrival of the Belgian airline in the Dutch Antilles now offers a link between Curaçao and Brussels Charleroi, Belgium, and Fort-de-France, M...
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June
24,
2021
| 14:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The National Archives opened their doors to the public in collaboration with local Jazz Foundation DOJACMC (Development of Jazz and Creative Music Curacao) to a photo / multi-media exhibition, dedicated to the memory of the late Curacao Music Legend,...
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June
14,
2021
| 19:56 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The island just lifted its curfew and capacity limit at outdoor restaurants. ...
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April
18,
2021
| 15:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Willemstad – April 18th, 2021 – As of April 20th, travelers to Curaçao arriving from high-risk countries, who have not been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 6 months, are required to take an antigen test at a local laboratory on the third day of t...
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February
09,
2021
| 20:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
“Curaçao has proven that it has been able to effectively keep the COVID-19 infections under control. Clearly, life on the island has some very attractive features, especially now that people all over the world are limited in their freedom to move aro...
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January
06,
2021
| 18:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Caribbean island of Curaçao is eager to start 2021 on a high note, announcing earlier this week that prior border restrictions have been lifted. American residents from every state will be allowed entry without the previously required 14-day quar...
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2020
December
15,
2020
| 16:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
WILLEMSTAD- December 14, 2020 – Last November, the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) held several virtual trips with the press and media partners of the US, Canada, Germany, Surname, Colombia and Brazil. The traditional personal and interactive press trips...
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November
17,
2020
| 19:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Flights from Canada to Curaçao are set to resume next month, courtesy of Air Canada.The airline will kick off service from Toronto (YYZ) on Dec. 1, with a second flight scheduled for Dec. 19. Service from Montreal (YUL) will resume on Dec. 21.Althoug...
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November
15,
2020
| 17:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Destinations to consider for this winter, or to be bookmarked for next year. ...
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