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Jan 14
Learning Papiamento – Lesson 4 – Counting 20 to 100

Learning Papiamento – #4 – Counting 20 to 100 The main reason to learn Papiamento is to make life easier on Curacao. By this we mean that speaking Papiamento is respectful to the people and you therefore often get things done faster. For daily dealings, arranging bureaucratic matters and order you in Dutch and English fine feet. […]

Jan 14
Learning Papiamento – Lesson 3 – Counting 11 to 19

Learning Papiamento – #3 – Counting 11 to 19 The main reason to learn Papiamento is to make life easier on Curacao. By this we mean that speaking Papiamento is respectful to the people and you therefore often get things done faster. For daily dealings, arranging bureaucratic matters and order you in Dutch and English fine feet. […]

Jan 14
Learn Papiamento – Lesson 2 – Counting 1 to 10

Learn Papiamento – Lesson 2 – Counting 1 to 10 The main reason to learn Papiamento is to make life easier on Curacao. By this we mean that speaking Papiamento is respectful to the people and you therefore often get things done faster. For daily dealings, arranging bureaucratic matters and order you in Dutch and English fine […]

Jan 14
Learn Papiamento – Lesson 1 – Introducing yourself

Papiamentu Curacao The main reason to learn Papiamento is to make life easier on Curacao. By this we mean that speaking Papiamento is respectful to the people and you therefore often get things done faster. For daily dealings, arranging bureaucratic matters and order you in Dutch and English fine feet. On holiday? On holiday it’s fun to learn […]

Jan 14
Driving on Curacao

Car rental on Curacao Almost all tourists rely on a rental car for going around the island. Distances are too big to walk and public transportation is not as reliable or comfortable as you are probably used to. There are many car rental agencies which offer different types of cars to explore the island. Usually for a […]

Jan 07
Klein Curacao

Klein Curacao Do you want to break a nice break and have a day away from the crowds on Curacao, then Klein Curacao is the perfect place to unwind. Enjoy a fantastic day on the Caribbean gem Klein Curacao. About an hour out of island Curacao. Enjoy watching turtles, tropical fish, beautiful beaches and more. […]

Jan 07
Curacao Geography

Curaçao Geography The island Curacao is located in the southern Caribbean Sea, just north of South America, about 45 miles of the coast of Venezuela. Since 1791 Curacao is one of the islands of the ‘Netherlands Antilles’, which itself is part of the Dutch Kingdom. Curacao – like Aruba and Sint Maarten – is an […]

Jan 07
Money on Curacao

Money on Curacao On Curacao the Antillean Guilder (ANG or NAF) is the official currency. Although at many places the US dollar is also excepted. The official exchange rate between US dollar and Antillean Guilder is 1,78. These currencies are monetarily connected, which should result in similar exchanges always. Be aware companies may vary this […]

Jan 07
Food On Curacao

The Curacao Kitchen Food on Curacao On Curacao, one can definitely find the food of their liking. The fast-food chains like Subway and McDonald’s are well represented and there’s a variety of supermarkets that offer both American and European products. Local food is refered to as Krioyo, prenounced as ‘Criollo’. The local cuisine is best explained as mix of Caribbean and […]

Jan 07
Curacao Weather

Curacao Weather Climate and Weather on Curacao On Curacao you will encounter great weather all year round. Located in the tropics Curacao has a warm, sunny climate all year round. Tempartures The average temperature is about 27° C (mid 80s F) and the trade winds will keep you cool most parts of the year. Between […]