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With idyllic white sand beaches and turquoise waters, it’s easy to see why the local expression “dushi” is the unofficial slogan of Curaçao. Meaning “sweet,” this Caribbean paradise is the perfect place to soak up the good life of sun and sand.
Combining your hotel and flights is an easy way to save money on your Caribbean getaway. Expedia has 1215 hotels starting at $153 a night here however, you’ll get big discounts when you create a Curaçao Vacation Package with everything you need. Driving is the best way to explore this small island, so why not add a car rental to your booking? A tour of a flamingo park or a snorkeling trip will make an ideal addition to your package too.
Day 1: Fly into Curaçao International Airport, pick up your car and stay in the capital Willemstad. Wander past pastel-colored Dutch colonial buildings lining Handelskade, a picturesque pier in the Punda neighborhood. Visit the lively Floating Market and take a photo with the iconic “Dushi” sign before strolling over Queen Emma Bridge to Otrobanda for some Creole food.
Day 2: Spend the day exploring breathtaking stretches of sand like Westpunt, Playa Kenepa and Cas Abao Beach. Eager divers and snorkelers will want to take a ferry to Klein Curaçao to marvel at its coral reefs and abundant marine life.
Day 3: Go wild and discover rugged landscapes at Christoffel National Park and Shete Boka National Park. Later, head to the trendy Pietermaai area to wind down with a glass of the island’s namesake drink, Blue Curaçao.
Try to time your trip with Curaçao Carnival, one of the Caribbean’s largest and longest-lasting carnival events. This vibrant annual festival takes place over several weeks around Lent and features elaborate parades and costumes.
Stay a while in the capital of Curaçao to get insight into life in this historic city. Browse our Willemstad Vacation Packages and organize your ideal getaway today.
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