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Willemstad, Curacao
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Best part of Willemstad

Seems like just about all the photos you see of the capital come from Punta. Lots of historical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Local sphere and tourist shopping

Combination of local stalls, market place and tourist shops. Great to just walk around and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Home to most of the shops and tourist activities in Willemstad.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seems like just about all the photos you see of the capital come from Punta. Lots of historical buildings including the oldest synagogue in the West, shopping, a plethora of fine restaurants, a floating fruit/vegetable market, pedestrian streets, what's not to like? You must visit...More

Thank dimitri7777
Reviewed 1 week ago

Combination of local stalls, market place and tourist shops. Great to just walk around and enjoy the atmosphere, soak up local culture. Try to avoid tourist shops.

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shops for everyone at all prices! Wonderful food, performers and the floating bridge is great to watch and walk across!

Thank Danielle k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Relatively small eastern part of old centre of Willemstad. Easy to walk all in 1-2 hours. Also many shops and restaurants.

1  Thank DutchCarioca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Punda is downtown Curacao is so beautifully colorful and the peace you feel is immense total relaxation.

Thank J4112YNdianam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice streets, pretty views, shopping, floating market, cultural visit. Cruise ships visit here when in port.

Thank TravelinChik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went Punda to shop this part of Willemstad has some of the most reasonable stuff with the most reasonable prices. This side has it all, polo store, baskin robbins, a lot of souvenir shops, penha is a perfume store one of the first places you...More

1  Thank star-trini
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thursday evenings is the start of Punda Vibes. A once a week event to promote nightlife in Punda. There were stalls with snacks, handicrafts, folklore, musicians and of course bars and restaurants. The main activities are on Gomezplein with different stands and classes in Salsa...More

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Punda in Willemstad in mid-July and enjoyed our visit. We are not shoppers so touristy shops don't attract us much, but there was local music, outdoor restaurants, and plenty of local culture to see. We visited for about 3 hours and it was...More

Thank ArtPhemister
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Punda is full of restaurants , shops and bars. It is a very nice place to stay at Curaçao and you can do many thinks by foot.

Thank Fátima S
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19 February 2017|
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Response from Carole P | Reviewed this property |
I believe daily.
26 January 2017|
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Response from Ayresd54 | Reviewed this property |
Maximum 3 hours, not very big place
4 November 2016|
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Response from Nick D | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes; we walked it all. The whole area is very walkable; paved and basically flat. It also isn't really that big an area and no one is in a hurry.