When you plan a southern Caribbean cruise, don't miss a chance to visit the ABC Islands - Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao. Great towns and awesome water sports. When you plan a southern Caribbean cruise, don't miss a chance to visit the ABC Islands - Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao.
Blue Bay Curacao Golf and Beach Resort offers a wide array of amenities to its guests. You can practice your swing on the golf course, or soak up the sunshine on the private beach. Relax at one of the 5 on-site swimming pools, or get a nice massage at the massage gazebo.
Caracas Bay. Caracas Bay is located on the South coast of Curaçao, 8km SE of Willemstad. Caracas Bay was a former oil terminal, which was dismantled in 1996. This open and deep water bay is easily accessible from open sea and ideal to berth large vessels and other floating objects.
We explored Willemstad, shopping and seeing iguanas sunbathing in the greenery by the ocean. Here is a picture of my husband that I personally took at the Ostrich Farm. The Ostrich Farm was on our must see list and we each enjoyed feeding them. They were fun to photograph too. We instantly fell in love with Curacao and would love to return.
The Curaçao Sea Aquarium belongs to one of the most unique aquaria in the world. The reason being that, from the very beginning of the aquarium in 1984, the Sea Aquarium managed to create natural habitats for all its marine creatures without using sophisticated technical equipment.
Welcome to the website of De Fortkerk | The Fortchurch , the home of the United Protestant Church of Curaçao in the Netherlands Antilles. Built in 1769 as part of Fort Amsterdam in what is now the UNESCO World Heritage City of Willemstad, Curaçao, the Fortchurch is a Historic Monument and Museum (The Protestant Cultural Historical Museum).
Calculate the fuel cost from Willemstad to Jan Thiel Beach. After figuring out the cost of your trip, you can also figure out the flight distance since some trips might be worth flying. To figure out whether they are worth it, see the flight distance from Willemstad to Jan Thiel Beach.
At the Nena Sanchez Gallery, you can find this local artist's cheerful paintings in characteristically bright yellows, reds, greens, pinks, and blues. Her work depicting marine life and island scenes is available in various forms, including posters, mouse pads, and picture frames.
Our Queen Juliana Bridge. Today’s article is about our Queen Juliana Bridge. The Queen Juliana Bridge is a four-lane road arch bridge crossing the St. Anna Bay in Willemstad, the capital of Curacao. Reaching a height of 56.4 m (185 ft.) above the waterline at its apex, it is the highest bridge in the entire Caribbean.
In 2004, the Little League Baseball team from Willemstad, Curaçao, won the world title in a game against the United States champion from Thousand Oaks, California. The Willemstad lineup included Jurickson Profar, the standout shortstop prospect who now plays for the Texas Rangers of Major League Baseball.
The wreck of the Superior Producer in Curacao is one of the most popular wreck dives in the former dutch Caribbean. The ship which was a small freighter that sank just outside the harbor of the island. If you love diving ship wrecks, this is definitely one that you need to add to your must-see list.
The Curacao Museum. Welcome to The Curaçao Museum. This unique Museum, the oldest still running museum of Curaçao, is located in a beautiful monumental building dated from 1853. The old Military Hospital was given its new museum function by dr. Chris J.H. Engels together with his father-in-law Rudolf F.W. Boskaljon. Together with the community of Curaçao, which helped raise 80.000 guilders ...
Waterfort (1826) Riffort (1828) Piscadera Bay Fort (built between 1701–1704) In 1957, the Hotel Van der Valk Plaza Curaçao was built on top of the Waterfort. The Riffort contains restaurants and shops. It is located on the opposite side of the Waterfort across the entrance to the harbour.