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2019
April
09,
2019
| 22:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao’s April Dive Site of the Month ...
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2018
July
23,
2018
| 23:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently offered two courses aimed at the tourism sector—a Customer Service and a Tourism Safety Course. During a pleasant ceremony at Landhuis Brakkeput Mei Mei, a total of 213 received their certificates after succes...
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2017
December
05,
2017
| 00:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao is one of the more fascinating yet undiscovered islands in the region — from its captivating historic capital to its off-the-beaten-path beaches. To show you a bit more about why we love it here, we collected ...
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August
07,
2017
| 23:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
An ideal destination for independent explorers and culture lovers, Curaçao’s Dutch-Caribbean bend and fewer tourists make it a pricier destination than most in the region. Here, meals and tours can add up quickly. But there are ways to make the most ...
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March
15,
2017
| 22:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Globe and Mail published a "compilation of fashion, food and travel trends sure to be in style", including our little spot in the Caribbean Curaçao under the heading Local Color. ...
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2016
September
15,
2016
| 13:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
It may seem like your everyday Caribbean dive destination, but there is nothing everyday about Curaçao's spectacular — and spectacularly uncrowded — dive sites. ...
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May
25,
2016
| 15:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Not all headaches are bad. In fact, some can actually result in something truly beautiful. Take, for instance, the migraines formerly suffered by Albert Kikkert. ...
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May
18,
2016
| 21:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As Caribbean-based houses of worship go, the Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue in Curacao, or the Snoa as it’s affectionately known locally, rests on exceptionally hallowed ground. The Jewish faith has has been practiced here without interruption since ...
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January
09,
2016
| 21:51 PM Europe/Amsterdam
But as soon as I arrived, I was blown away: The water is crystal clear, and it is such a stunning shade of turquoise that I could hardly believe it was real. The sand was soft, the water was refreshing without being freezing, and the calm surfaces we...
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January
05,
2016
| 17:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The ABC islands, part of the greater Dutch Antilles, hover just above South America on a sunny stretch of the Caribbean miraculously outside the region’s Hurricane belt.They are composed of Aruba, the most popular (and populous) island, Bonaire, and ...
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2015
December
17,
2015
| 17:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Baby Park TutuThis playground just has it all: swings, slides, as well as a few animals. Everything is painted in bright colors. No entrance fee.Zest Beach, Jan ThielIt is quit touristic, but still amazing. Have your lunch with a beautiful view at th...
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December
15,
2015
| 17:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Long after Peter Stuyvesant's death, the sun-kissed tropical gem that sits southeast of Aruba and about 40 miles north of Venezuela makes an ideal vacation spot, especially during hurricane season. That’s because Curaçao lies just outside the Hurr...
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September
02,
2015
| 16:25 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao has some surprisingly wonderful shops that sell local artists’ work, handicrafts, and souvenirs. To retain that special feeling of having been to paradise, bring a touch of happiness home with you, something that will rekindle that special fl...
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September
01,
2015
| 23:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Divers and snorkelers never seem to be able to stop talking about the beauty of Curaçao's underwater world. So it’s no surprise that Curaçao was chosen as a top 3 location for 'Best Snorkeling', 'Best Shore Diving' and 'Best Macro Marine Life' by the...
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September
01,
2015
| 23:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
With more than 35 named beaches, Curaçao offers a cornucopia of choices for sun, sand, and surf. Some are intimate pocket beaches in finger coves surrounded by massive cliffs, while others are expansive stretches of sand secluded by nature or bustlin...
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September
01,
2015
| 23:04 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao's longest and whitest beach is on Klein Curaçao, an uninhabited island eight miles off the southeast coast and two hours by boat. Dive operators and charter boats take passengers out to the oversized volcanic rock for beach parties, cookouts,...
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September
01,
2015
| 22:49 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Look around Curaçao and you’ll see art everywhere. It’s in the architecture, the food, the fashion – even the way we move. Life on Curaçao is an artistic performance and the dozens of international painters, sculptors, photographers and designers who...
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July
07,
2015
| 07:15 AM Europe/Amsterdam
We've stumbled upon this amazing infographic explaining why you should visit Curaçao and what the island has to offer. Are you convinced or what? ...
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