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Handelskade, Willemstad

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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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  • August 13, 2017
    So beautiful, The town is amazing. They have many shops and there is a beautiful church. A must see!  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    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 »
  • August 2, 2017
    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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  • July 24, 2016
    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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