Best Curacao Beaches

Best Curacao Beaches - Porto Marie beachRecently I completed an article on the Best Curacao Beaches in collaboration with ‘GettingStamped.com.’ While I recommend that you check out the full article on their website, here are some highlights. Continue reading

Buy Fresh Fish in Curacao – Learn Where to Buy Fish from Fishermen

Buy Fresh Fish in Curacao

Curacao - Fresh fish from the local fishermanOne of my favorite things to do is buy fresh fish in Curacao from the fishermen. Not only is it a frugal way to eat great fresh fish in Curacao, it is also a cultural experience and an experience in nature. So do you want to know – Where to Buy Fresh Fish in Curacao? Continue reading

Westpunt Curacao Accommodations

Kura Hulanda Lodge & Beach Club - Ocean View Overlook walk, in Westpunt CuracaoTom and I have stayed at 2 places in Westpunt Curacao and looked at several others Accommodations in Westpunt.  For several years, we chose to stay at what was called the 5 star resort – Kura Hulanda Beach Resort as our preferred Westpunt Curacao Accommodations – and it was 5 star in 2008.  Today, …  Continue reading

Nature of Curacao

Curacao beach near WestpuntWe love Westpunt (in the southwest) because the diversity of nature of Curacao found there – the easy access to the reef, and it is said that the nicest natural beaches are in the southwest, There are a few (not many) beautiful beaches south and east of Westpunt. I like to be no more than a short walk to the beach (whether within a resort or just across the street) to swim, snorkel, dive, or watch the sun dancing on the water — I can’t think of a better way to spend a winter.

For me the best place to find the Unique Nature of Northern Curacao is in Westpunt and areas immediately south have many naturally beautiful areas to hike, snorkel, dive and
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Packing List for Curacao

View to south from Kura Hulanda Lodge & Beach ClubMy friend Frann joined us in Curacao for a week. The night before she left she emailed me to ask for a packing list for Curacao, and then she repacked everything. I asked her what Curacao packing list advice I should share that was the most valuable for her packing she said the following was most helpful: Continue reading

A Walk in the Park at Shete Boka National Park in Curaçao

ap1020277Shete Boka National Park is a site with beautiful Boka’s (inlets) on the windward side of Curaçao. Shete Boka stands for ‘seven inlets,’ although in reality there are more than seven coves in this park. The park begins at the …  Continue reading