Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Willemstad, Curacao

Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (&degF)
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Willemstad, with a population of 126,000, is the territorial capital of the Netherlands Antilles on the island of Curaçao. The city consists of two quarters: Punda and Otrobanda. Since the city is in a perfect location, Willemstad has its own seaport. The port of Wilemstad has brought the island success. It became a center for oil refining in 1914. The city is also a tourist destination and has plenty of casinos.

Things to Do

A great art gallery to visit is Gallery 86. Here you will find ceramics, sculptures, and paintings. A great attraction for those of you who like art.

A great tourist attraction is Handelskade. This street is located on the harbor that consist of buildings that are painted with bright colors. There are cafes, restaurants, and boutique stores. Photo opportunities on every corner.