Travel Blogs from Curaçao
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 ...
It's only 30 miles from Aruba so I pictured the ship going in circles since we had all night to get here. We took a 2 hour tour, it was pretty good. Govt is restoring many houses. There used to be a large Jewish population. Willemstad is a World Heritage site. Only 13% income tax. Gas $7 gal. Venezuela rents refinery and makes a fortune but charges ...
... dead coral, smoothed by the waves. It actually looked more like smoothed bones.
I was disappointed with the amount of rubbish lying around, maybe deposited by tourists, but as for the dead rusting cars in ...
... not have much luck with the local buses. It took us over an hour to get to and from our destinations and ended up just using taxis to get most of the way. We even hitch hiked from a few Dutch electricians from Amsterdam. They took us to our first stop, which was a sunken tug boat. I have done sunken ships before and it was amazing. I can say that this also did not disappoint. The boat was less than 10 feet under water and we were easily able to ...
... Whole day on the beach, reading, chillin, listening to music. Reall holidays feeling! BUT the next day my internship was about to start.
Thursday&Friday I was in my internship place. Those were my first days here, which I liked a lot! I'm very positive about coming 5months of working here:) I also think that they are happy with me, so far:P
Thursday I was eating a dinner with my Dutch neigbour girls-Christel and Romy. ...
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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
Van der Brandhofstraat 12 , Curaçao | Hotelfrom $22
Pietermaai 104, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $133
A. de Veerstraat 12, Willemstad | 3 star hotelfrom $114