Meet the young Caribbean couple who run a farm in Curaçao


When I visited Curacao last week, I bumped into Josh and Femi Peiliker, a young couple who decided to move back to their home country after having lived and studied in Amsterdam for five years. When you’re from a tiny Caribbean island and in your mid twenties, that in itself is quite unusual. But not just that: They also decided to start a farm and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

CTO adds new category to 2017 Sustainable Tourism Awards, deadline for applications now to May 31

BRIDGETOWN – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has added a new category to its 2017 Sustainable Tourism Awards. The Agro-Tourism Award was developed to reflect the CTO Year of Adventure and as part of the More...

By Edition On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

The Dive Bus becomes Curacao’s the first 100% Project AWARE dive operator…… and why it’s a big deal!

The Dive Bus Curacao, has partnered with Project AWARE, a global non-profit organization, to join their growing number of 100% AWARE Partners who put ocean protection at the heart of their business. The Dive Bus More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Caribbean Hospitality and Tourism scholarship applications are open

MIAMI – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association Education Foundation (CHTAEF) has advised the application deadline for its scholarship program is Thursday, March 30, 2017. Scholarships are open to Caribbean More...

By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Right Now in Curaçao launched in Canada

WILLEMSTAD, TORONTO - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) in cooperation with The Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment (MLSE) launched the Right Now in Curaçao campaign in Canada during the first in-game activation More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Goodbye Carnival; Curaçao celebrated Carnival in its own unique way

WILLEMSTAD – It was colorful, creative and full of energy. The carnival was traditionally closed with a final celebratory parade in the evening. At the end of the parade, the King Momo was burned as a sign that More...

By Edition On Friday, February 24th, 2017

Curaçao is a popular destination among Expedia group’s consumers

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao Chronicle recently had an interview with Demetrius Canton, Director of Market Management for the Caribbean – Expedia, group and Brett Minzner, Area Manager for Dutch Caribbean and Puerto More...

By Edition On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Hofstede: “Blue Bay is now more than just the plantation house and the beach”

WILLEMSTAD – In a recent interview with the Director of Development of Blue Bay Resort, Walter Hofstede, he indicated that many people know Blue Bay (Blauw Baai) because of the historical plantation house and More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

U.S. Virgin Islands embarks on new FCCA sponsorship package for sustained growth

PEMBROKE PINES - The FCCA is proud to announce that the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) Department of Tourism, a long-time FCCA Featured Marketing Partner and prominent cruise and tourism destination, became the first More...

By Edition On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Blue Bay Curaçao: Peace and tranquility but still close to everything

WILLEMSTAD – Last weekend I had the opportunity to see for myself one of Curaçao’s most beautiful places to live and to enjoy some needed vacation. It’s a place for those who are looking for peace and tranquility More...