(AND OTHER FACTS!)
By: Leah Shoup
Where is Curaçao in the world?
Curaçao is part of the Dutch Caribbean, located in the
southwestern Caribbean Sea
It's also a part of the ABC islands (
Aruba, Bonaire, and Curaçao
). It sits only 70 miles from Aruba and 49 miles from Bonaire
Curaçao is currently a constituent country of the
Kingdom of the Netherlands.
What country does Curaçao belong to?
Curaçao is below the Hurricane Belt, making it one of the Caribbean islands to be
least likely affected by a hurricane
Does Curaçao get hurricanes?
The weather in Curaçao is
sunny and warm year round
. The average temperature is 85°F (27°C).
What’s the weather like in Curaçao?
The best time to visit Curaçao is during the off-peak and shoulder season
. December-April is high season.
When is the best time of year to visit Curaçao?
The official languages in Curaçao are
Papiamentu, Dutch, and English
What language do people speak in Curaçao?
The Netherlands Antillean guilder. However,
most places in Curaçao also accept U.S. dollars.
What’s the currency in Curaçao?
Beach hopping, snorkeling, scuba diving, Queen Emma Floating Bridge, and Christoffel National Park are all popular activities.
What are the top things to do in Curaçao?
Learn more about Curaçao here!