Curaçao is the largest of the former Netherlands Antilles. The Netherlands Antilles ceased to exist on October 10th, 2010, on which date Curaçao became an autonomous country in the dutch Kingdom.
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Curaçao has an arid climate, with plenty of sunshine and very scarce rainfall during the year.
Average temperature: 27.5 ºC.
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Entry requirements to Curazao
Netherlands Antillean guilder.
In addition, US dollars are accepted practically everywhere in Curaçao.
Currency converter http://www.oanda.com/convert/classic
A selection of car rentals on Curacao
|Company||Tel. No(00 5999)||Tel. No(00 5999)||GPS availability||Website|
|Budget Rent-A-Car||868 0644||839 1300||None||www.curacao-budgetcar.com|
|Herts Rent-A-Car||888 0088||839 1288||Upon request||http://www.dutch-caribbean.net/carrentals/hertzcuracao.htm|
|National Car Rental||869 4433||869 0020||Upon request||www.nationalcuracao.com|
|Thrifty Car Rental||461 3089||839 1309||Upon request||http://www.thrifty.com/Local/Index.aspx?LocationCode=cur|
Some places of interest:
- Mikvé Israel-Emanuel synagogue is the oldest synagogue operating without interruption in the entire American continent (1651).
- Kura Hulanda slave trade museum (Otrabanda).
- Snorkeling and diving spots: Port Marie, Lagun Beach, Klein Knip Beach, Klein Curacao, Kas Abou, Kalki Beach.