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Expedia: Curacao Sees Increase in Demand From Brazil, Germany

December 8, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

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Above: Curacao (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff The Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao is finding success from new markets, according to a new report from Expedia. While the US remains the largest source market for the country, followed by the Netherlands, demand grew by more than 90 percent from Brazil in the first three quarters of 2014. Demand from more...

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JetBlue’s Newest Caribbean Destination

December 4, 2014 | 11:00 am | 0 Comment

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Above: Curacao (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff JetBlue has launched service to its newest Caribbean destination: the Dutch island of Curaçao. The carrier officially began flights this week from New York City to Curaçao, meaning the carrier now operates 121 daily flights from US to the Caribbean. JetBlue will be flying the route two days a week more...

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Island Bites: French Fry Hopping in Willemstad, Curacao

November 29, 2014 | 3:00 pm | 0 Comment

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If you travel anywhere in the Dutch Caribbean, you're likely to find terrific french fries, something these islands have in common with their mainland countrymen in the Netherlands. And that's nowhere more true than in Willemstad, Curacao, which happens to have some seriously good fries — and in abundance, too. And while you can scour the city looking for the more...

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A Sunset Board Meeting in Curacao

October 28, 2014 | 1:46 pm | 0 Comment

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Above: the Board Room beach bar at the Curacao Marriott By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon CJ Travel Editor CURACAO — “I make my drinks the way I like to drink them – strong,” says Cerita, the gregarious Jamaican bartender at Curacao Marriott Beach Resort’s Board Room beach bar. Which might be the reason why this Friday afternoon there are so many drinkers more...

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Improving Caribbean Internet

October 2, 2014 | 6:03 am | 0 Comment

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Above: Curacao (CJ Photo) By Gerard Best CJ Contributor Caribbean people have an appetite for technology that rivals any other region of the world. But who is working behind the scenes to maintain and upgrade the Internet-based services on which we’ve come to depend? On September 29, the answer to that question was to be found in Curacao, at one of the most more...

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Caribbean Room With A View: Lions Dive and Beach Resort, Curacao

October 1, 2014 | 7:02 am | 0 Comment

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By Sarah Greaves-Gabbadon Sea, sand and swaying palm trees: as views go, it’s the tropical trifecta. And while you can enjoy such vistas all over the Caribbean, we’re partial to this panorama from the Lions Suite at Curacao’s Lions Dive & Beach Resort. The suite has two spacious bedrooms but we’re drawn to the broad terrace which overlooks the beach more...

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Curacao to Host 2015 CTO State of the Industry Conference

September 19, 2014 | 8:36 am | 0 Comment

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Above: Curacao (CJ Photo) By Alexander Britell ST THOMAS — Curacao will be hosting the 2015 Caribbean Tourism Organization State of the Industry Conference, it was announced Friday. The conference comes as the Dutch Caribbean island looks to make a renewed tourism push following several years of slowed arrivals growth. This year's event is being hosted in St more...

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KLM Expanding Service to Curacao

August 5, 2014 | 10:30 am | 0 Comment

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Above: Curacao (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff KLM is adding new flights to Curacao, the Dutch carrier announced Monday. In addition to daily service from Amsterdam, KLM will add flights on Monday and Wednesday with a later departure at 2:15 PM. The company said the expanded service came in response to a "growing market in Europe beyond Amsterdam more...

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JetBlue to Launch Service to Curaçao

July 30, 2014 | 12:22 pm | 0 Comment

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Above: Willemstad, Curacao (CJ Photo) By Alexander Britell JetBlue's Caribbean push shows no signs of slowing down. The New York City-based carrier announced Wednesday that it would be launching service to another new Caribbean destination, beginning service from New York to Curaçao on Dec. 2. The service would become the only nonstop service from New York to more...

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Curacao Sees Drop in US Tourists, Big Jump From Canada

July 23, 2014 | 12:10 pm | 0 Comment

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Above: Curacao (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff Curacao experienced a 17.1 percent drop in tourist arrivals from the US in the first five months of 2014, according to data from the Caribbean Tourism Organization. But that number was offset slightly by a significant jump in tourism from Canada. The Dutch Caribbean island received 7,955 tourists from more...

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