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The North Sea Jazz Festival - Curacao
September 3-7, 2015

You and a guest can infuse a little jazz and soul into your plans at the 6th Annual North Sea Jazz Festival in Curacao.

The North Sea Jazz Festival will take place on the beautiful island of Curacao and this year's edition features artists like Gregory Porter, Cassandra Wilson, Lionel Richie, Stanley Clarke, The Isley Brothers and The Pointer Sisters among others. You'll spend 5 days and 4 nights at the Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort where every need is provided for, with exceptional service and refinement. The resort captures natural Caribbean charm and delivers it with an international elegance and sophistication. Escape to paradise and embrace Curacao's magical sea, sky and sun on 2,000 acres of rare natural preserve.


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Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort

In Beautiful Curacao on Santa Barbara Plantation, experience uncompromising service, superlative views and premier amenities at our luxurious Curacao hotel. Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort is a full-service Dutch Caribbean resort perfectly situated on 27 acres of pristine property between the Caribbean Sea and Spanish Water Bay. The resort is part of the Caribbean trio universally referred to as the ABC Islands, Curacao is located only 35 miles from both Aruba and Venezuela.

Dine with the Caribbean Sea as your backdrop on the open-air terrace, watch as deft hands create delectable dishes in the open-air kitchen at MEDI, or relax poolside at SWIM while attentive staff brings you your order. Each of their three exciting restaurants serves indigenous menu creations that focus on the freshest seafood and farm-to-table ingredients. Recreation options abound, including the 4,500 square foot Atabei Spa, a full service salon, 24 hour fitness center, three pools, four tennis courts and an 18-hole Pete Dye championship golf course.


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What is so unique of Curacao? Authenticity. For centuries there has been a rich, hospitable and vibrant culture. The heritage is partly European and partly African and the island has more than 50 nationalities. Besides the native language, Papiamentu, Dutch, English and Spanish is spoken.

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A visit to Willemstad brings together old and new cultures. The architecture of this vibrant seaport town, the activities and the vibrant neighborhoods form the historic center of the island.

The island also offers the visitors exclusive beaches, spectacular dive sites, distinctive architecture and activities and adventures for everyone.

snorkle diver The greatest thing about exploring Curacao is that you get the feeling that not everything has been discovered. The island is one of the "ABC islands" - Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao - and a piece of untouched paradise. Relax and feel yourself at home between the working, playing and enjoying inhabitants - do the same as they do for generations: relax! More on Curacao


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