What Is The Capital Of Curacao?; Oishimaya Sen Nag; WorldAtlas.com


Netherlands – Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour, Curaçao

Willemstad is the capital city of Curacao.

Where Is Curacao?

Curacao is an island nation that is part of the Lesser Antilles group of islands. The nation is located in the southern Caribbean Sea. The coast of Venezuela lies at a distance of about 65 km to the south of the nation. Curacao encompasses an area of 444 square km and houses a population of around 160,000.

What Is The Capital Of Curacao?

Willemstad is the capital of Curacao. In the past, the city served as the capital of the Netherlands Antilles till its dissolution in 2010. As estimated in 2013, Willemstad houses a population of around 150,000. The city experiences a tropical savannah climate.

Willemstad’s historic center has four quarters. Two of them, the Otrobanda and the Punda are separated by the Sint Anna Bay. The bay leads into Schottegat, a natural harbor.

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