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Fort Beekenburg, Willemstad

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#3 of 6 in Historic Sites in Curacao
Scenic Walking Area Military Facility
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  • This fort overlooks the sea and the Spanisch Waters. It's a ruin but you can climb the tower which gives you a nice view of the surroundings. There is no entrance fee and a visits takes about 15min de...  more »
  • Is good to know some history. The place is a little abandoned, but worth knowing it. It has a very good view from the top.
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  • On our visit to Curacao we went to Fort Beekenburg during our private tour the fort itself is small but the views are worth the the stop enjoy!!!  more »
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  • One of my favorite spots to get the wind to blow the worries away and be mesmerized by the view. A short hike and two steep stairs make it just a tat challenging if you have a physical challenge, however it's do able and worth to bring a beer to the top and reward yourself.
  • The Very Definition of "NEATO"!!! It was late morning, the sun was approaching its zenith when off to the east we saw sails! English ships coming to reclaim Curacao? Pirates? All around us the men stood warily beside the cannons...waiting for the sentries to confirm the sighting as friend or foe...
  • I love to hang out here
  • Really cool
  • Beautiful fort and is certainly worth to go along. Especially after reading about the history of the fort and the surrounding area.
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