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2019
October
01,
2019
| 09:02 PM Europe/Amsterdam
For me, a vacation must include a beach. It is a simple as that. There is relaxing about the sea breeze massaging my body, the sand squeezing between my toes, and the sun covering my body. I just love being on the beach. So, I must admit that my r...
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September
18,
2019
| 09:03 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Looking for free things to do in Curaçao? This colorful Dutch Caribbean island is filled with an exciting kaleidoscope of fun things to do for all kinds of travelers, whether you’re on a cruise or a week-long vacation. In addition to the wealth of...
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August
19,
2019
| 09:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Sunshine all year round, gorgeous white sand beaches and pristine turquoise waters – that’s Curacao (properly written Curaçao, pronounced cure-ah-sao). If you love snorkeling, scuba diving, or simply exploring beautiful islands around the world, Cura...
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July
06,
2019
| 05:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao has been on my radar for a while now and I’m excited to share that I finally got the opportunity to experience this Caribbean gem for myself back in May. From the pastel-colored colonial architecture in Willemstad to the crystal clear beaches...
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June
27,
2019
| 09:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
AS SOON AS HE smelled the cigarette, Miguel was not having it. “Hey!” he yelled at a doughy man walking up the rocky path to the top of Curaçao’sMount Christoffel. “Put that out! The hell you doing?” The man with the lit cigarette looked up lik...
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June
27,
2019
| 12:03 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Curacao is part of the Dutch Caribbean ABC (Aruba, Bonaire, and Curacao) islands. Located only 176 miles from Caracas, Venezuela and 1,192 miles from Miami, the island is a perfect paradise for sun seekers and snowbirds looking for a place to escape ...
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June
25,
2019
| 07:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When the temperature rises and the sun make its presence known, we take every minute to enjoy some time outside. Whether it’s a romantic dinner for two, a barbecue with friends or an intimate party of 15—outside is where the memories are made. But, e...
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June
24,
2019
| 10:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Say Hello To Curaçao! I’m excited to share my little trip down to the beautiful island of Curaçao, one of the Caribbean’s best kept secrets, earlier this Summer with you guys! It is one of the islands that make up the ABC islands, along with Aruba...
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June
18,
2019
| 01:16 AM Europe/Amsterdam
You may not have heard of the southern Caribbean island of Curacao before, but it needs to be on your radar for a family vacation in the sunshine. Along with its sister islands of Aruba and Bonaire, the trio make up the Dutch, alphabet-inspired “ABC ...
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May
25,
2019
| 03:14 PM Europe/Amsterdam
I’d always wanted to visit the picture-perfect island of Curaçao to complete my visiting the A-B-C (Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao) islands. I realized that wish on a Southern Caribbean cruise with Carnival Cruise Lines this summer. My husband, Eddie, and I...
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May
14,
2019
| 06:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
AMResorts announced a new resort management deal Monday that would bring the Dreams Resorts & Spas brand to the island nation of Curacao. Officials from Apple Leisure Group revealed the property formerly known as Hilton Curacao would undergo a $15...
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May
02,
2019
| 11:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
I have recently returned from a wonderful week-long holiday on the island of Curaçao. The small Caribbean island is part of the Lesser Antilles ABC islands (Aruba, Curaçao, and Bonaire) and is located 60km north of Venezuela’s coast. It’s a former Du...
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2018
December
20,
2018
| 04:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently invited a group of 67 Brazilian travel agents on the first direct flight from Brazil to Curaçao. The group stays in Curaçao until December 22. During their stay, they will be visiting different parts of the is...
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November
10,
2018
| 05:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Where to stay and what to see on this vibrant isle ringed with golden-sand beaches and pristine coral reefs. ...
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November
08,
2018
| 02:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Condor’s inaugural flight from Frankfurt, Germany to Curaçao was celebrated at the Curaçao International Airport with an event that included speeches by the Minister of Governmental Affairs, Planning and Public Service Mr. Konket representing the Min...
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November
05,
2018
| 05:37 PM Europe/Amsterdam
International Corporation Habanos S.A. informed here it will reproduce the most important world Premium tobacco meeting, the Habano Festival, in the island of Curazao. A communiqué released this Wednesday, that Curaçao Dushi Island, recognized for...
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October
29,
2018
| 04:06 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Coolest Street in Holland campaign, organized in the Netherlands by the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), recently came to an end. ...
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October
26,
2018
| 08:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
On October 26th, 2018 the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) had the honor to be present at the inaugural call of the MV Viking Star.  The ship, which is on a 15 day cruise, arrived from St. Lucia, for a whole day visit to Curaçao. Last November, this sa...
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October
12,
2018
| 01:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
....Foundation announces new leadership in preparation for future growth... WILLEMSTAD – October 11, 2018 – The Curaçao Tourism Development Foundation (CTDF) has announced the appointment of Paul Pennicook as Managing Director/CEO, effective immedia...
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September
11,
2018
| 04:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Known for the pastel-colored colonial Dutch buildings, historical Willemstad makes you feel as if you are transported to The Netherlands while experiencing the blue waters and temperate climate of the Caribbean. The capital of the island nation of...
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September
05,
2018
| 09:41 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Bon Bini (Welcome) to Curaçao! Living in the shadow of its more famous neighbor, Aruba, Curaçao is located just 40 miles off the coast of Venezuela. Curaçao is a long, arid island that has amazing weather year round. Not only does Curaçao offer go...
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August
08,
2018
| 10:27 PM Europe/Amsterdam
At a glance, the Caribbean islands can seem very similar. Curaçao has everything you might expect – the sand, the sun, and the colorful cocktails – but much of what makes the Dutch Caribbean paradise unique is below the surface: namely, some of the b...
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July
30,
2018
| 09:26 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curaçao is a small island (around 170 square miles) located off the north coast of Venezuela. Culturally diverse, with influences from Europe and West Africa, Curaçao is home to approximately 150,000 residents. Many tourists come to Curaçao for the s...
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July
23,
2018
| 11:00 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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July
19,
2018
| 10:51 PM Europe/Amsterdam
For the territory of Latin America, Canada and the Caribbean ...
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July
10,
2018
| 06:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Last month Travis and I traveled to Curaçao in the Caribbean for a five night beach vacation. As I try to do after all of our trips, I put together this Curaçao Travel Guide in case you decide to travel to the island in the future.  ...
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June
21,
2018
| 01:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Hello everyone! I’m late in writing this post because I’ve been crazy busy at work for the past couple of months, but this was a great vacation and I just had to find time to share. We went to Curaçao for the Christmas Holidays in December 2017 and r...
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May
07,
2018
| 05:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
JetBlue will be adding a fourth flight from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Curacao’s Hato International Airport beginning June 19. The new flight will be seasonal. ...
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February
20,
2018
| 12:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
We spent a day touring around the west side of Curacao to visit multiple beaches and sites on the west side of the island with Irie Tours. This is the perfect tour for you if you don’t want to rent a car and want an affordable and fun tour company to...
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