Every year in February is Carnival!
Curaçao also hosts a jazz festival, a gospel festival, a food festival and a kite competition. The locally famous Jazz Night at Blues Restaurant on a pier overlooking the sea is not to be missed. Classy, joyful and mellow, it’s the perfect summary of what’s so appealing about Curaçao.
In terms of shopping the island also offers something for everyone, from souvenir stands to elegant shops and malls. Curaçao also has a beautiful, unspoiled countryside with a unique flora and fauna. For diving enthusiasts and are the magnificent coral reefs a true paradise.
Dutch is the official language. Multi-racial Curacaoans also speak English, Spanish and their own unique blend, Papiamento.
Even with only a snorkel and mask a whole new world open to you. Add to this the wide choice of restaurants and lively nightlife and you'll understand why Curaçao is a must for a fine and varied stay!