After our visit to the flamingos in Sint Willibrordus and the colourful cottages of the commercial cade in Willemstad in the morning we should be at 1 p.m. at the diving center Ocean Encounters east of Curacao.» Read the full blog post
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The island of Curacao is about 444 km², has about 160,000 inhabitants and is together with the neighbouring island Klein Curaçao a country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Caribbean. Together with Arbuba and Bonaire, Curaçao is one of the three ABC islands and as such part of the Caribbean Windward Islands. The island is about 60 km away from the South American mainland (north of Venezuela). The highest point of the island is the Sint-Christoffelberg with a height of 375 meters.
This morning we arrived at the port of Willemstad, the capital of Curacao, at around 7.30 a.m. Curacao, like Aruba and Bonaire, is one of the so-called ABC Islands,with Curacao being the largest of these. The island is located about 65 km off the north coast of Venezuela and thus belongs geographically to South America.» Read the full blog post