Clarion Hotel & Suites Curacao
Travel Blogs from Willemstad
Finally the time had come. Internship was successfully rounded off and an evaluation had been completed. Flew early morning to Curaçao, and landed around 10am. The flight was good, sitting next to a window I could clearly see the landscapes of Venezuela; mountains, coastlines, and even clear skies ensured to even be able to see the beginning of Caribbean waters.
Having arrived in Curaçao the hostess was sorry to announce that our studio was rented out to another couple, and ...
... Went to Senior curaçao liquor distillery. Laraha oranges to make liquor. Only use peel. Tasted 4 flavors. Original (orange), rum raisin, chocolate and coffee. Glacial body spray - starts smelling like orange, then alcohol evaporated and smells like mentholatum. There are 109 nationalities on the island. Governor says everyone must get ...
... on the open bus... only problem was that the only seats were right up the front so we had a great view of the front board or if we sat up on the seats we could just see over the drivers cab.... Heather and I made Rodd and Tim swap with us so we could be on the window side! We had a great tour guide and she told us a lot about the island and it's history. Our first stop was at the Curacao liqueur factory where we got to sample some curacao... ...
... to walk. The town has many of the stores you would expect in any big town.
I managed to buy mums Xmas present here and am very pleased with it. Today, it was my turn to have a calamity. I twisted my knee as we left the ship and it hurt a LOT. Still hurting now.... The picture is a view from the bar we are currently sitting in. Christmas trees and palm trees lol.
Last night was the first formal night and, true ...
... departing Rome, Italy with four ports of call (Italy, France, Spain, Canary Islands) before seven sea days to Ft Lauderdale, Florida. We have talked about taking a Transatlantic or Transpacific cruise for a long time; this itinerary, discounts and onboard credits sold us.
Dinner tonight was the highpoint of the day. We dined in the specialty restaurant called Qsine. I gotta to tell you this was definitely a uniquely ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
More great choices in Willemstad
Search for more deals in Willemstad
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations