Airports / Gateways / Flying times
Airport: International Airport HATO (CUR), located 7.5 miles from the capital, Willemstad.
Gateways/Flying Times: KLM fly from 14 regional airports in the UK via Amsterdam to Hato International Airport (CUR). Additional connections are available with American Airlines via Miami. Inter island flights are available with Dutch Caribbean Airlines (DCA) and BonairExcel. Amsterdam – 9 hours. Miami – 2.5 hours.
Annual average temperature – 80 degrees F. Average humidity – 77%. Average rainfall – 21 inches. Windspeed 16 mph.
Cuisines from more than a dozen countries range from classic to exotic, local dishes also reflect an international influence. American, French, Indian, Indonesian, Italian, Latin American, Gourmet, Fast food. Dress code varies. Service charge 10%.
Dutch is the official language. Multi-racial Curaçaoans also speak English, Spanish and their own unique blend, Papiamento.
Entertainment available includes – Discos, Dinner/Dance, Theatre, Casinos, Nightclubs, and Live Music
Museums. Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue. Landhouses. Forts. 16th and 17th Century Architecture. Curaçao Sea Aquarium. Curaçao Liqueur Distillery. Floating Market. Hato Caves. Amstel Beer Brewery. City Tour. Willemstad Walking Tour. Three Queens Bridges. Christoffel National Park. Boca Tabla Grotto. Shete Boka Park. Curaçao Ostrich and Game Farm. Willemstad Trolley Tour. Herb Gard