Curacao is multicultural

When you go for a stroll around Willemstad you will notice instantly that culture on Curacao is highly diverse. Old Dutch houses are juxtaposed to synagogues, a Venezuelan fruit market, Catholic churches and American hotels. A total of more than fifty cultural backgrounds make up Curacao’s culture! The mixture of mainly West African, Western European and Caribbean influences is what...

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Curacao’s diverse nature

The best place to discover Curacao’s nature is the Christoffel National Park. Rolling hills overgrown with cacti, flame trees, wild orchids and dividivi’s characterize this beautiful landscape on Curacao. Do you think Curacao’s nature is not very diverse while you’re driving around in the Christoffel Park? You couldn’t be more wrong! Curacao is surrounded by the sea. This is a...

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Krioyo: local food from Curacao

Just like Curacao’s language and culture, krioyo, our kitchen, is a fusion of foreign influences. Spices from Surinam, Dutch cheese, African crops, Venezuelan vegetables, Jewish flavor combinations and Asian leafy vegetables are often bundled together in the food on Curacao that we prepare today. The result? The most quirky and delicious local dishes. The most typical local food on Curacao...

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