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LOVED Willemstad

We first drove through the area on our tour of the island and to the beaches. After our tour, we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Page1977
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Fort Worth
Perfect Postcard Picture

Willemstad ia a UNESCO World Heritage site and the Dutch Colonial pastel colored buildings make... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vagabondginger
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Tucson, Arizona
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Harborfront street lined with brightly painted 18th century buildings that today, house boutiques, art galleries and sidewalk cafes.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We first drove through the area on our tour of the island and to the beaches. After our tour, we had plenty of time to walk from our ship and around Handelskad, Punda, and the pontoon bridge. It is absolutely beautiful. Loved the colorful buildings...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Willemstad ia a UNESCO World Heritage site and the Dutch Colonial pastel colored buildings make this place so memorable. As beautiful as it is during the day, at night it becomes even more spectacularly colorful with all the lights. Sitting out at the cafe along...More

Thank vagabondginger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this picture is iconic for curacao -- a must see. they are really beautiful and capture what curacao really is.

Thank 794ainsleyw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right on the other side of the pontoon bridge. We walked around in the evening just to see the action. Lots of stores. More bars than I would visit in a lifetime. Seemed to be many restaurants and bars filled with tourists and not many...More

Thank Ontario76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy a drink on one of the terraces, watch the boats pass along the quay and just breathe the Curacao atmosphere.

Thank CaribbeanDutchM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Wednesday afternoon after visiting Otrobanda and crossing the Queen Emma bridge. We parked at the Renaissance Curaçao Resort & Casino which was free and accessible 24/7. The buildings are quite colorful and the atmosphere is festive. There was also an...More

Thank AKAshon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably the best and most known part of Willemstad. Perfect view on Annabaai and the Pontjesbrug.

Thank Tramx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent there one day during cruise! Pleasant place, but not enough bars/pubs))) souvenirs are everywhere, not expensive 👍🏻

Thank Uladzimir P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are Very/Very good restaurants Near to Queen Emma pontoon bridge with low prices and good food. you have to try it.

Thank mike L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a day in Willemstad during our cruise and have to say it was one of our favourite places. It’s such a beautiful place with friendly local just going about their everyday life. Would love to visit again.

Thank VicheartsJP
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Dayna C
14 July 2015|
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Response from Edisonia K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It depends on three (3) factors: what you want to see (where you want to go), how much you want to spend and how much time you have. If you have one to two days and want to enjoy most attractions available, it may take... More
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