A few weeks ago I came across an article that inspired me to ask around on Facebook what the people who actually live here like about the island. Here’s what I was able to find out…
In honor of animal day we bring you an article about one of Curacao’s little known programs with a heart for one of our sea creatures; Sea Turtle Conservation Curacao. We met with Sabine Berendse, who runs the program and is extremely devoted to this cause.
No, I’m not going to talk to you about the foundation. I’m going to talk to you about an incredibly ambitious and talented young man, that despite his accident and injury still finds a way to brighten even the darkest of days. I am, of course, talking about Alton Paas from Fundashon Alton Paas (FAP)
Last week Curacao celebrated the first year of a pretty fantastic event; the Curacao Reggae Festival. Brought to us by the “Bob Marley Tribute” legend, mister Junior Tecla, in collaboration with Landhuis Brievengat. It was a pretty jamming evening and the crowd was soaring high above the music (ha ha!).
On the weekend of July 25th 2014 a team of locals, led by Park Rangers from Uniek Curacao, headed over to Boka Patrik to execute a three-day cleanup and camping. It was a hot and wet (that’s what she said) weekend filled with lots of cleaning and dirty gloves, laughs, little bumps in the road and good ol’ friends & fun.