Consider going Dutch in the Caribbean! Curacao's famed "Live and Let Live" philosophy lures sun-starved gay travelers to its beaches and surprisingly sophisticated towns. Find gay hotspots and other travel info at Expedia.
Where to Stay
Curacao boasts the largest IGLTA membership in the Caribbean. You'll find lesbian and gay-friendly hotels all around the island. Choose Willemstad for lively nightlife or venture to the west coast for secluded beaches.
SIndulge in Curacao's legendary luxury resorts. Full service spas and long walks on the beach come standard.
While few bars are gay-exclusiveLyrics Café in Willemstad may be the only oneLGBT travelers will find friendly faces wherever they go. Visit Mambo Beach for on-the-sand excess or stick to Willemstad for the most options.
Know Before You Go
Curacao is a mere 2.5-hour flight from Miami.
Sustainable travel is a focus on this naturally beautiful island. Look for green resorts and other ecotourism operators.
Once outside of Willemstad, beach-hoppers will benefit greatly from renting a car.