10
December
2019
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08:03 PM
Europe/Amsterdam

5 Things You May Not Know About Curacao

By Travel Pulse Canada, Marsha Mowers

First Female Governor

Curaçao’s capital Willemstad is divided into four districts: Punda, Otrobanda, Scharloo, and Pietermaai. Each district is equally beautiful with baroque style old Spanish colonial-style buildings that are boasting with color. To get there by foot, cross the floating Queen Emma Bridge (a three-minute walk across) and you’re immediately at the King’s Palace, dating back to the late 1800s and home to all things politics. Curacao’s Governor, the first female in the island’s history - Lucille Andrea George-Wout, is also the first to not live at the Palace. Guests can know when she’s there by her car – the only one with a designated flag on the........ Click here for the rest of the article.