Caribbean Tourism Organization declares 2019 ‘The Year of Festivals’ in the Caribbean


BRIDGETOWN - On the heels of the past year's successful Year of Rejuvenation, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2019 the Year of Festivals in the Caribbean. Throughout 2019, the region will celebrate the unique rhythm and tempo of each CTO destination. "The Year of Festivals will focus on the fascinating events that have become More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

New director CTB: 2018 good year for tourism

WILLEMSTAD - According to Paul Pennicook, the new director of the Curaçao Tourism Agency CTB, 2018 is a good year for tourism on Curaçao. The number of regular visitors has so far increased by 7 percent compared More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

The 5 most insta-worthy places around Willemstad Curaçao

Known for the pastel-colored colonial Dutch buildings, historical Willemstad makes you feel as if you are transported to The Netherlands while experiencing the blue waters and temperate climate of the Caribbean. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 10th, 2018

New CTB Director: “I’m very excited about being in Curaçao”

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao Chronicle had the honor to interview the new Director of the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), Mr. Paul Pennicook. This is the first of many interviews with the new Director seeing how important More...

By Edition On Saturday, December 8th, 2018

CHATA Stars of the Industry Q3-2018

WILLEMSTAD - The award ceremony of the Stars of the Industry 3rd quarter of 2018 was held at CHATA member NEMO Restaurant. During this event, the 3rd quarter employees and supervisors nominated by a variety of CHATA More...

By Edition On Friday, December 7th, 2018

Corendon/Divi Boeing nearly ready; Brazil flights from 350 dollars round trip

If all goes according to plan, the Boeing 737 will arrive in Curaçao Saturday evening, December 10. WILLEMSTAD – The Boeing 737-800 which will be operating under Divi Divi’s license and flight numbers, will More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Holland America Line takes delivery of Nieuw Statendam registered in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Holland America Line (HAL) officially welcomed Nieuw Statendam to its fleet on November 30 this year, as the cruise line took delivery of its newest ship, and the fifteenth in its fleet, during a ceremony More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

The MV Superior Producer: Curaçao’s Iconic Christmas Shipwreck

December Featured Dive Site by the Curaçao Dive Task Force On September 30th, 1977, the MV Superior Producer arrived early in the morning and docked on the inside of the Curaçao Harbor (St. Annabaai) just past More...

By Edition On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Sunrise Airways announces flight between Santo Domingo and Havana

HAVANA, SANTO DOMINGO - The airline Sunrise Airways announced the opening of a new route from Las Americas International Airport José Francisco Peña Gómez (AILA-JFPG), in Santo Domingo, to the city of Havana, More...

By Edition On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

CHTA President calls for greater investment in Caribbean people

While millions are drawn to the Caribbean's natural beauty and attractions every year, it is the creativity and warmth of the people that keep visitors returning, asserts Patricia Affonso-Dass, President of the More...