Willemstad is the capital of Curaçao, an island in the southern Caribbean Sea that forms a constituent country of the kingdom of the Netherlands. Curaçao was the capital of the Netherlands Antilles (Curaçao, Bonaire, Sint Eustatius, Saba, Sint Maarten) prior to its dissolution in 10-10-2010.
Information about public transportation There are plenty of ways to discover the island, you can rent a car, cycle your way through, hop on the public transportation busses or taxi's, go on a guided tour or simply let your heart lead you and explore the island. Either way you can discover Curaçao best kept treasures.
Information about tap water and electricity Water
Netherlands Antillian guilders
Most visits to Curaçao are trouble-free. However, petty theft and street crime is a concern. The main tourist areas are generally safe, but you should take normal precautions. Avoid remote areas at night.
In case of emergency these are the numbers you can call for assistence: