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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. Plan your Handelskade visit and explore what else you can see and do in Willemstad using our Willemstad trip builder.
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  • So beautiful, The town is amazing. They have many shops and there is a beautiful church. A must see!  more »
  • Nice place to sit and enyoy the view over the brigde. Food is good but not ecxeptionel. The staf, the older ones are very friendly.  more »
  • Wonderful to see, all the way in the evening.. Beautiful pictures, but that is it also called ... The city I find myself less, and what expired.. But go there each year evening anyway!
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  • Great vibe by the water and yummy Arepitas from Iguana cafe. And do not forget the Queen Emma (floating) bridge that opens for large ships to pass through.

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