Often referred to as the “best-kept secret of the Caribbean,” Curacao is known for being a rich cultural world of pastel-colored buildings and ocean-side boardwalks. But don’t let the nightclubs and steel drums fool you. While it’s easy to get caught up in all the landside fun, don’t forget that Curacao is also home to some of the world’s best underwater diving adventures.
A pleasure for scuba divers, snorkelers and free-divers alike, there are plenty of sites to visit for those wishing to explore Curacaos fantastic underwater world. From fire-red mangrove branches to sunken ships and barracuda lairs, the diving in Curacao is in a class of its own. Here are some of the best spots you’ll find:
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