Why Not Go?

It is believed that the name Curacao is derived from similar words from several different languages meaning either “cured” or “healing.” A trip to Curacao can indeed be a healing experience for those caught up in the overwhelmingly fast pace of everyday life. Curacao is small and secluded, allowing even the most harried… more…

Best Time to Visit

With a yearly average temperature in the mid 80s (Fahrenheit), travelers… more…

Areas within Curacao

Willemstad

Activities

A vacation on Curacao can be many things: relaxing and serene, or energetic and packed fill of activity. The island's available attractions and activities support both lifestyles. As an island, Curacao is, of course, surrounded by water. The Caribbean Sea, as well as the numerous resort… more…

Diving

Shocking to many, perhaps due to the island's arid landscape, the… more…

Bikes & Mopeds

Renting a bicycle or moped while touring Curaçao… more…

Fishing

There's just something about the seas surrounding Curacao… more…

Transportation

Curaçao has a multitude of historic sites, restaurants, and… more…

Air Travel

Air travel is one of the most popular ways to reach the island of… more…

Ferries

Eager shoppers will be thrilled to know that they can reach the main… more…

Rental Cars

Curaçao is the largest island in… more…

Sailing & Boating

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Taxis

Taxi transportation can be a good option… more…

Accommodations

Curaçao is home to much diversity, and its accommodations are no exception. Here you'll find everything from beautiful resorts and bungalow hideaways to do-it-yourself camping stays. Hotels are often located nearWillemstadalong the southern coast of Curaçao. Dive resorts like Kontiki Dive and Beach Resort are also concentrated in this area, usually no more than 15 minutes from downtown. To the northwest of Willemstad,Piscadera… more…

Hotels

No matter what style of lodging you're… more…

Eco Tourism

Curaçao is full of outdoor… more…

Villa Complexes

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Attractions

You'll find a large number of beaches to visit on the island. Regardless of whether you enjoy people watching, or you prefer a more secluded spot, you can… more…

Cruises

It is only a short walk from Curaçao's main cruise ship port to the abundant duty-free shopping centers and tourist attractions located in Willemstad,… more…

Beaches

You will find a large number of beaches to visit on the island. Regardless of whether you prefer being around other people, or you prefer a quieter spot, you can find a beach that fits your preferences. For detailed information about a single beach just click on the names of the ones you are interested in. Playa Forti: Snorkeling is popular here, particularly if you go a bit off to the left where there is a steep cliff. Others… more…

Restaurants

It is almost certain that no traveler… more…

Natural Attractions

Do you want to spend time outside? You… more…

Attractions

You'll find a large number of beaches… more…

Clothing

Travelers should include several important pieces of clothing when… more…

Currency

Travelers to Curaçao can make use of cash, traveler's cheques,… more…

Crime

Travelers to the Caribbean and Curaçao should remember common… more…

Culture

Curacao is a country diverse in heritage… more…

Electricity

Travelers from both North America and… more…

Events & Festivals

Any time is a great time to visit Curacao,… more…

Food

Thankfully, for hungry travelers who have spent a day adventuring in the Curaçao Underwater Marine Park, the Christoffel National Park, or on one of the island's many beaches, Curaçao offers a number of cuisine choices that reflect the diversity of the island. Whether you want to try… more…

Budgeting

An upcoming trip to the beautiful tropical island of Curaçao can… more…

Tipping

Travelers to foreign countries are often unfamiliar with… more…

History

Curaçao is one of the largest and most prosperous… more…

Weather

Vacationers are attracted to the island of Curaçao for a number of reasons, including the duty-free shopping and beautiful beaches. But most of all, for its warm, semi-arid climate, which is perfect for the ideal tropical getaway and great fun in the sun. Curaçao maintains sunshine and warm temperatures year round, making it an excellent vacation destination for many travelers. The temperature on Curaçao is mostly warm and pleasant, with numbers averaging about 81 degrees… more…

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