Travel Blogs from Curaçao
... would get a whole apartment for the same price; WOW! not complaining there!
We had a pool in our view, lovely Caribbean breezes day and night, topped off with warm welcoming temperatures around 32 degrees Celcius.
I decided to do some grocery shopping, draw some cash and chill for the rest of the day. Hello Curaçao! :)
My friend, Herman was only to arrive the next day, so I took an early night in, enjoying full custody of the whole apartment!
... discrimination. Guide says they Eat iguana soup, stew and BBQ. Tastes like chicken. Guide Wendell swims w/ a great white shark once a year at the Seaquarium. There is Plexiglass in between the person and the shark. Of course they video you and sell you the DVD video. Our trivia team tied for 1st! Questions were hard today. Island of Bonaire ...
... and took my first look at Curacao. Hmm, not as instantly pretty as Aruba - too many big chimneys on the horizon, one with a big orange flame, must be an oil refinery. However it is still part of the Dutch Antilles and has the same overall colonial feel ...
... rooms closer to the ocean than us. The bed was big, the bath and shower were very nice. I put away my laptop for the 4 nights and 3 days here to enjoy my time with her despite having my home football team having a big playoff game.
Here is a breakdown of the things I did in Curacao and leading up to my wedding.
It was not such a pleasant day today. It was very cloudy and a bit rainy. We expected so much more and ...
... style is somewhat interesting, the driver told me, 'don't worry my eyes look good' (interepreted that as he sees well in the dark which he probably didn't beause he thought he was driving badly), but after India and Nepal it takes a bit more to scare me on the road ;-)
Spent the time on Curacao relaxed, some city sightseeing, some hiking, some swimming in the sea etc.
Other places to stay in Curaçao
Plaza Pair, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $93
Bapor Kibra, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $174
- Suited us - ejoyed the holiday
- Lion'sDive-not ready for prime time
- Not Geared To American Tourists
Langestraat 8 (Otrobanda), Willemstad | 4 star hotelfrom $138
- Kura Hulanda is the best hotel ever!
- 18th Century Chrarm and Then Some
Brionplein z/n, Willemstad | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Piscadera Bay, Willemstad | 4 star hotelfrom $112
- Beautiful, serene island retreat
- Don't waste your money
Playa Kalki 1 Westpunt, Curaçao | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Beautiful resort
- Beautiful but lots of problems
Groot Davelaarweg 5, Willemstad | 2 star hotelfrom $107
Pater Euwensweg 31, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $107
World Trade Center Piscadera Bay z/n, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Breedestraat , Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $133
Columbsstraat 7, Willemstad | 2 star hotelfrom $62
Lagun Beach, Curaçao | Hotelfrom $127
Weg naar Santha Catharina, Curaçao | 2 star hotelfrom $115
F. D. Rooseveltweg 524, Willemstad | Hotelfrom $103
Pietermaai 104, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $133
A. de Veerstraat 12, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $114