Destination

Get to Know Curacao – 10 Facts That Might Surprise You

Neatly tucked in the southern portion of the Caribbean and the least well known of the “ABC” islands, Curacao is the epitome of a hidden gem. Curacao is an island of beauty, a layered history, a blend of cultures, and plenty of unique and quirky facts. To better get to know this slice of paradise, here are a few things we’re certain you’ll enjoy knowing.

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Culture, Destination, Food

Ceviche That’s so Good, You May End up Booking a Caribbean Getaway to Taste It

Every bite of ceviche is an explosion of flavor upon the palate. That is, every bite of Chef Victor Cleonares’ ceviche is! To summarize If you’re less familiar with the dish, ceviche is a recipe originating in Latin America and the Caribbean. It combines raw fish and seafood marinated in some form of citrus juice and garnished with ingredients such as onions, cilantro, avocado, and more.  

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Destination, Food

Get to Know The Highly Talented, Multi-Lingual Visionary of Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort’s Food & Beverage Department – Director Steve Vermote

Not only is Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort breathtakingly beautiful, but it’s an island famous for having delicious cuisine!

Serenely situated on 2,000 acres of Caribbean island paradise on Curacao, lies Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort. The resort is widely known for its breathtaking surroundings and a never-ending array of amenities and activities.

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Destination, Golf

Chatting With The Pro: Meet Jane, The Golf Pro at The Iconic Old Quarry Golf Course on Curacao

There are plenty of beautiful islands in the world, quite a few idyllic resorts, and a healthy amount of challenging and engaging golf courses, yet how many places get to combine all three of those things?

Not many. Yet if that’s exactly the type of vacation you’re looking for, we’ve got the perfect place on hand.

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Family Travel

Travel With Your Kids to Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort and Have Every Family Vacation Dream Come True

Traveling in the BC years (before children) and traveling in the WC years (with children) are extraordinarily different traveling styles. Planning wasn’t necessarily a priority and “winging-it” might have been your go-to. Hah, not anymore!

Something wonderful has happened since those BC years – you grew your family! Having children is the most precious time in one’s life, but it can also be the most overwhelming time!

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Destination, Travel

Time For a Girlfriend Getaway? Head to Curacao For The Trip of a Lifetime

Gut-splitting laughter. Memories you’ll be telling your future (or current) children time and again. All the wine, chocolate, cocktails, and food.

Ahhh, a girlfriends getaway. Quite possibly one of the most satisfying types of vacations in existence. No experience is quite as exciting and sweet as vacationing with your girls.

Though the girlfriends getaway itself is always fabulous, it isn’t always glamorous or fun to plan the trip. You want to spend your time together relaxing and having fun, not worrying about planning or figuring out logistics, right? If that’s the case, we have the perfect destination in mind for you – Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort on the Caribbean island of Curacao.

Less famous than some of the Caribbean’s other islands, Curacao is a delightful respite from everyday life and is less touristy and vacationer-clad than many of its neighbors.

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Travel

9 Quick + Simple Packing Tips For a Getaway to Curaçao

Bon Voyage! After all of the trip planning and booking, it’s super exciting to finally get to the packing and packing list part!

Once you begin gathering the necessary items for a vacation, it’s safe to say your vacation is just around the corner.

No two destinations are exactly alike, and therefore it’s a smart idea to do a bit of research beforehand to find out which items you should pack.

Hot, cold, humid, dry, sunshine, rain, water, mountains, there are endless factors that will influence your packing list!

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