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

2018
September
08,
2018
| 17:24 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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2017
December
16,
2017
| 15:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Where to stay, eat, drink and shop in Curaçao. ...
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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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2016
March
09,
2016
| 20:12 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curacao has a motto: "We have it all, it is just a matter of finding what you are looking for." ...
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January
09,
2016
| 22:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
1. The Floris Suite hotelGorgeous green setting, trendy design, gay friendly, great restaurant and bar and generous breakfast. To get to the beach, you need to cross the street via the Hilton hotel. You can either ask for a golf cart ride or go by fo...
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January
09,
2016
| 22:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
1. Free WiFi! There’s free WiFi in Willemstad! All around the capital, in Punda as well as Otrabanda, you can surf the net for free. The network is conveniently called ‘Curaçao Free WiFi’. There’s a few hick-ups here and there depending on where y...
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January
06,
2016
| 17:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Curacao is part of the Dutch Antilles - Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and St. Maartin - and it's the most interesting of the islands. This tropical paradise, which retains its Dutch identity, is outside the hurricane path. It stays 82 degrees and sunny yea...
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January
06,
2016
| 17:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
My lodging is in the neighborhood of Pietermaai next to restaurants and homes, and close to the capital city center. This area is slowly restoring itself to reflect the city’s history and its UNESCO World Heritage Site status. There are only six Cari...
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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
16,
2015
| 16:19 PM Europe/Amsterdam
I discovered several people from the Tampa Bay area that grew up on the island, located in the southern part of the Caribbean Sea and 35 miles from Venezuela; and spent an evening out on the town in Curacao with a friend who was born there and lived ...
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December
10,
2015
| 16:13 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When most people think of the Caribbean, they think of sandy white Bahamian beaches. But Curaçao and its siblings Aruba and Bonaire, which make up the Netherlands Antilles (more commonly known as the ABC Islands) are closer to South America than to t...
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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
02,
2015
| 16:19 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Stroll amidst exquisite, centuries-old buildings while ocean liners cruise up the channel cutting through the city, so close you could almost touch them. All this makes Curaçao shopping a unique experience.PundaPunda has always been the main shopping...
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July
07,
2015
| 07:15 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Promenade Shopping CenterThis collection of modern and attractive stores is located just 10 minutes from downtown hotels at Piscadera Bay, resorts at Jan Thiel Beach, and the cruise terminal. You’ll find stylish European ladies’, men’s, and children’...
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