Newsroom Curacao | Information and Inspiration for your trip (Food)

2018
August
16,
2018
| 08:46 PM Europe/Amsterdam
I first visited two of the Dutch Caribbean islands for a business trip in 2016 – Aruba and Curaçao, with the latter being my favorite by far! Curaçao’s vibrant colors, cobble-stoned streets and stunning bridges totally bowled me over; and I knew I ha...
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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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April
04,
2018
| 10:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
If you’re thirsty on the southern Caribbean island of Curaçao, the next Piña Colada or Blue Hawaiian is never far away. But the libation you’ll really want to sip with your toes in the sand has absolutely nothing to do with pineapple wedges or a blen...
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2017
July
17,
2017
| 11:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curacao doesn’t fit in with the rest of the Caribbean. And that’s what makes it worth visiting. South of the more popular island clusters in the Caribbean and just 40 miles off the coast of Venezuela, the island blends Dutch, Spanish, English, Portug...
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June
29,
2017
| 01:02 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Life in Curaçao is a colorful mash-up of cultures. Locals speak a multitude of languages (four is the norm), thanks to its Dutch and Spanish colonial history and the influence of nearby South America. One of the best ways to get to know Curaçao is th...
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March
08,
2017
| 08:53 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When I visited Curacao last week, I bumped into Josh and Femi Peiliker, a young couple who decided to move back to their home country after having lived and studied in Amsterdam for five years. When you’re from a tiny Caribbean island and in your mid...
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February
04,
2017
| 03:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
“Bon bini,” or “welcome,” is painted on the saffron-hued exterior walls of the distillery as we drive up. We’ve left our sunny beachfront cabana at the five-star Baoase Resort on this October afternoon because I’ve convinced our group that we can’t l...
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2016
November
23,
2016
| 01:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
The largest of the ABC islands, Curaçao, pronounced “KEWR-E-SOW,” is 171 sq. mi. of sheer paradise. Like it’s neighboring islands, Aruba and Bonaire, Curaçao is a Dutch Caribbean island. Home to less than 150,000 residents, from over 55 different cul...
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November
02,
2016
| 05:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Eating on Curacao can easily be a doorway to its unique and fascinating culture—one that you can experience at any price point, and in any part of the island. Just a few hundred feet from the cruise pier, you can find everything from island-style che...
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October
20,
2016
| 06:45 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Daily Meal's Jenny Block chatted with some of the island’s fine dining chefs to learn what makes Curaçao cuisine unique. ...
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March
09,
2016
| 09:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Anytime I go to a place, I’m really excited about the dishes I will try and do my best to taste as many local flavors as possible… forgetting that I have to take care of my weight ...
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February
24,
2016
| 05:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When most people think of a winery, they think of endless farmland, twisted vines, and clustered fruit. Not Boeing-777s. Not reminders of the slave trade. And certainly not the Caribbean. ...
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