The diversity of Dutch, African and Spanish cultural influences is apparent and you will enjoy every moment exploring Curaçao. You will hear three languages spoken equally as well a unique vonacular, Papiamentua combination of several languages.
Curaçao is surrounded by a coral reef. The northern shore, "the Blue Edge", drops off steeply making for a great drift dive with a westerly current. There is shore diving directly from the beach of your resort and also drift diving around the outer coral reefs. Both are spectacular on Curaçao. The southern shore has calmer waters and numerous sandy beaches which attract free divers and sun worshipers.
Here is a list of some of the best diving resorts on Curaçao. Get instant rates, quotes and reservations for the Santa Barbara Resort, Sonesta Kura Hulanda, Avila Hotel, Blue Bay Hotel, Curaçao Marriott Resort, Floris Suite Hotel, Hilton Curaçao. Kura Hulanda Lodge, Renaissance Resort, Sunscape Resort and the Papagayo Beach Resort. Choose from any of these great diving resorts and have great vacation.
About Curaçao (Wikipedia)
Dive Sites in Curaçao
Unique to this island divers experience: wrecks, steep reefs, pinnacles, walls, pillars, drift dives. Recommended dive sites: Tugboat, Divers Leap, Sandy's Plateau, Jan Thiel, Lost Anchor, Small Wall, Barracuda Point, Klein Curacao, Beacon Point, Mushroom Forest, The Superior Producer.
Scuba diving operators such as Ocean Encounters (Curaçao) and The Dive Bus are nearby the resorts and will pick you up at the lobby. Dive excursions can be booked at the resort upon arrival. Transportation is normally provided to and from your resort by the dive operator.
Dive Center & Operator Directory - Curacao
Ocean Encounters Dive Boat, Willemstad, Curaçao