Curaçao – A Truly Unique Destination

Curacao - Official WebsiteSee what makes Curaçao special! Exquisite beaches and spectacular diving, stunning architecture, activities, and adventures for every interest -- plus multicultural diversity, intriguing music, art, and cuisine. Experience the best of Curacao.

  • Catch Some Sun, Sand & Surf – Whether you are a sun-loving vacationer or here on business, you can choose between intimate rocky coves surrounded by massive cliffs or long sandy beaches, either secluded by nature or bustling with activities.
  • Diving Paradise – Curaçao offers some of the best diving in the world. Our spectacular dive locations provide some of the most colorful and are inspiring scenes imaginable.
  • Historic Port Capital – A visit to Willemstad brings you Old World charm and contemporary culture. This lively city’s dynamic architecture, activities, and neighborhoods shape the island’s historic center.

Willemstad - Historic Port Capital © Bea Knipstein

  • Vibrant Architecture – Curaçao’s rich history comes alive in the stunning architecture to be seen all across the island — especially in its capital city, Willemstad.
  • Colorful History – Curaçao’s ethnic inhabitants -- the Arawak, Dutch, Spanish, West Indian, Latin, and African -- have created a rich heritage and thriving culture
  • European Flavor – The Dutch influence on Curaçao is as omnipresent as the centuries-old colonial buildings.
  • African Heritage – African culture beats like a proud and festive heart throughout the island of Curaçao.
  • Jewish Culture – From the time they first arrived seeking a haven from persecution, Curaçao's small, Jewish community has had an extraordinary impact on the island's economy, politics, and culture.
  • Vibrant Art Scene – Curaçao is proud to host many painters and talented artists. Learn more about these photographers, sculptors, and designers.
  • Weather & Scenery – Located in the tropics, just 12° north of the Equator, Curaçao has a warm, sunny climate year round. The average temperature is about 27° C (in the mid 80s F).
  • Carnival! Dancing and Music! – It’s one of the largest and longest-lasting Carnival spectacles of the Caribbean — starting in early January, and ending late February/ March.

Friendly People © Gerald Nowak

  • Friendly and Laidback – With exceptional gay-friendly hotels and attractions, we invite gay and lesbian travelers to visit and experience our 'live and let live' atmosphere for themselves.

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