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Handelskade, Willemstad

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Pier / Boardwalk · Tourist Spot
Stroll the boardwalk of Handelskade, a picture-postcard waterfront lined with vibrantly painted Dutch buildings. An iconic landmark of Curacao, the pier buildings date back to the 18th-century colonial period, inviting visitors with their blue, yellow, and pink facades. As you walk along the charming strip, admire the historical structures, visit the shops and restaurants, or have a drink at a cafe with a scenic harbor view. Put Handelskade and other Willemstad attractions into our Willemstad trip itinerary app, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • If you're looking for the heart of Willemstad then this is probably the place to be. Great to look at the colourful houses, see boats go by or just walk in the neighbourhood. Unfortunately, due to...  more »
  • Colorful buildings , that pop out loud , great to make pictures . It is like having a little part of Europe In the Caribbean , It is a must to take picture place .  more »

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