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Willemstad, Curacao
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Beautiful lights and architecture, not to be missed

I was in Curacao for one day only via cruise ship. After the best day ever scuba diving with Bas... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Half Moon Bay, California
Thursday Punda Nights

What a beautiful town and loved that the shops and restaurants were open late for this weekly event.

Reviewed 3 days ago
Quakertown, Pennsylvania, United States
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Home to most of the shops and tourist activities in Willemstad.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“old market” (30 reviews)
Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed yesterday

I was in Curacao for one day only via cruise ship. After the best day ever scuba diving with Bas Harts (top notch!), my friends and I toured the port area and shops across the river. Great care has been taken to preserve the extensive...More

Thank robinhmb
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a beautiful town and loved that the shops and restaurants were open late for this weekly event.

Thank QtownFarmer
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Check the Cruise Ship plan of the Harbour to see how many ships are in town. If it is more then 2, stay away. If you go in by rental car, either park at the curb or at Pietermaai Garage. You will need coins for...More

Thank Gerrit B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to see the vendors and bought reasonably priced and very fresh fruit. Friendly vendors. Cars would drive up next to them and make purchases as well.

Thank CinMinnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

Punda is area of Willemstad just across from the Queen Emma Bridge. Walking through the Punda district of Willemstad reminded me a little of Europe. We always felt safe walking the streets. There are numerous outdoor cafes and resturants as well as a fish and...More

Thank OntarioHappycamper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite original but very stinky. Floating market and other shops are present. Most of the hotel shuttles stop there.

Thank Carolina Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved all the markets and the tiny shops. The more you moved back in the streets from the water front the cheaper the prices became.

Thank Miller_Robert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a very nice part of town to walk and take in the sites. there are many restuarants and bars to choose from.

Thank Girl-Friday56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the public bus from our Resort to go down town on a Thursday evening. The majority of the stores were closed but overall we had a great time.

Thank chickiola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is you want a special experience you have to visit Punda. Especially now with the holidays the capital is very nice with the Lights everywhere . You also can eat very good and a big variant of food. The old buildings are so nice and...More

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Response from ana t | Reviewed this property |
mambo beach is your best bet for being able to do both...
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I believe daily.
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Maximum 3 hours, not very big place