Newsroom Curacao | Information and Inspiration for your trip (Dutch Caribbean)

2018
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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September
20,
2018
| 11:55 AM Europe/Amsterdam
CURAÇAO MAKES UP THE “C” in the trio of islands often referred to as the ABC Islands — Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao — located off the northern coast of Venezuela. As a Caribbean island, Curaçao has the sunshine and crystal-clear waters you’d expect, b...
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September
08,
2018
| 05:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Sitting pretty 70 miles east of Aruba and 35 miles north of Venezuela, Curacao is the gold standard for romance and a popular choice for weddings, honeymoons and vacations away from the fray. ...
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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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March
22,
2018
| 09:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
To date, humans have explored less than five percent of the ocean. That’s less surprising when you consider that 95 percent of the livable space on Earth is in the ocean, which itself takes up 70 percent of the planet’s surface. Scientists exploring ...
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February
24,
2018
| 03:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
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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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2017
December
23,
2017
| 04:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As a working dive professional, I thought I had seen it all but an experience in 2013 changed my perspective completely about the Dutch Caribbean Island of Curaçao. ...
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June
24,
2017
| 06:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Since 2011, the Art Foundation Curacao has held an exceptional international art festival called Plein Air Curacao every two years, which lasts for 10 days in March. Plein Air means, “open air,” in Papiamentu, and the idea is to showcase Curacao’s...
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May
12,
2017
| 12:30 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Sitting 40 miles off the Venezuelan coast, the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao stretches close to 40 miles itself, from north to south. And though most of the action happens at beachfront resorts and sandy expanses crowded with cruise ship passenge...
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May
08,
2017
| 11:35 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Southern Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao not only recently graced the pages of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017, the most widely read magazine issue in the world, but this spring, the tiny, yet bustling, nation is upping the ante with a new Jet...
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May
06,
2017
| 03:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
by Stefanie Fauquet I was chatting with a friend the other day about favorite beach destinations and one of my top picks was Curacao. The look on her face, which was of confusion, told me all that I needed to know. I suppose unless you frequent th...
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March
07,
2017
| 05:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
SEOUL, South Korea — Stijn van der Meer can still hardly believe his good fortune. One of the best baseball players to come out of the soccer-crazed nation of the Netherlands, van der Meer played shortstop at Lamar University in Division I and was dr...
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