All about Willemstad

Willemstad
By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
0 Comments

Towards a more inclusive community-based tourism development

Exciting Times for Punda WILLEMSTAD - Punda is unique compared to many other islands in the Caribbean. Curaçao’s city center has authentic historical buildings and our Handelskade is on the UNESCO world heritage More...

parking
By Edition On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
0 Comments

Business owners want end paid parking in city center

WILLEMSTAD - The association of business owners of Punda and Otrabanda filed a lawsuit against the parking management which is in charge of the paid parking in downtown. According to the business owners, paid parking More...

Plaza Hotel
By Edition On Monday, December 11th, 2017
0 Comments

Martina in conversation with investors Plaza Hotel

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of Economic Development Steven Martina spoke with investors interested in the Plaza Hotel in downtown Punda during his recent visit to the Netherlands. Martina indicated that he does not More...

Willemstad
By Edition On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
0 Comments

20 years of world heritage

WILLEMSTAD - It is 20 years ago that Curacao was placed on the World Heritage List of UNESCO. According to Minister Zita Jesus-Leito, UNESCO is still satisfied with the way in which Curaçao deals with its monumental More...

Buses
By Edition On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
0 Comments

ABC Public Transportation adjusts departure times

WILLEMSTAD - The public transportation company ABC will adjust its timetable. From January 2, new departure times apply at the bus stations in Punda and Otrobanda. Especially in peak times, the company will operate More...

Queen Juliana Bridge
By Edition On Monday, November 6th, 2017
0 Comments

Curaçao remembers Juliana Bridge disaster

WILLEMSTAD - Today marks the 50th anniversary of Juliana Bridge disaster. It was on Monday, November 6, 1967, about 10 minutes to eight in the morning the bridge collapsed, with the death of fifteen workers as a More...

Handelskade-Willemstad-Curacao-Istock
By Edition On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
0 Comments

Proposal to change downtown to tax-free shopping area

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of Economic Development, Steven Martina wants to make the city of Willemstad tax-free. During the budget debate in Parliament, the Minister declared that the legislation is in the making More...

Plaza Hotel
By Edition On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
0 Comments

Fixed price for inventory Plaza hotel

WILLEMSTAD - Anyone who wants to buy some remaining inventory of the Plaza Hotel can do that this week. They won’t have to make an offer. The inventory is being offered now at fixed prices. The auction for the More...

Handelskade-Willemstad-Curacao-Istock
By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017
0 Comments

Explore Curaçao with Google Street View

WILLEMSTAD - The first island in the Caribbean that can be explored with Google Street View. Yes, that is Curaçao. The campaign which was started by DJ Joris of the Dutch radio Dolfijn FM to get Curaçao on the More...

Plaza Hotel
By Edition On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
0 Comments

View Plaza inventory until Friday

WILLEMSTAD - There was little interest yesterday at the first viewing day at the Plaza Hotel. The entire inventory is for sale again and will be auctioned. The money goes to the Social Insurance Bank and the Tax More...