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Where Venezuelan merchants dock and sell their fresh fish, produce and spices.
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  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Williamstead in early January via cruise. On arrival, we were taken by how clean and neat the Crouse terminal, and town is kept. Walking the floating bridge is a must. We enjoyed walking the floating market and seeing the sights and sounds. The...More

1  Thank TravelingJohn1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most of the vendors are willing to negotiate price. I went here daily to get my fill on passion fruit. Great price and fresh! No onesold hot peppers. You have to go to centrum supermarket to find those. Van den tweel by far had freshest...More

Thank Chris_and_Krissy
Reviewed 1 week ago

The market itself isn't floating, it is the storage and living quarters for hte goods and sellers that are the boats behind. Still, a very interesting way to do business. Super fresh and very good value, aparatentley. People will stop their cars (holding up the...More

Thank Mark_NIron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Floating market from Venezuela! They come with fresh produce. If you are in curaçao take a look at it !!

Thank Ariella A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never seen a floating market before. These small boats make the trip every week from Venezuela. They sell fruit, vegetables, and other trinkets as well as fish.

Thank waynen95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Wednesday afternoon after visiting Otrobanda and crossing the Queen Emma bridge. We parked at the Renaissance Curaçao Resort & Casino which was free and accessible 24/7. The market was actually kinda unremarkable as it was just market stalls that sold...More

Thank AKAshon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The floating market was included in a walking tour that we took of the city. Fresh fruit and vegetable brought over by boat and sold on the street by day visitors from Venezuela. It is the source of about 25% of the fresh fruit and...More

Thank umcpastor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fresh fruits and vegetables from Venezuela. we actually purchased a few mangoes, could not bring back to the ship so we ate it right there they were delicious, there was a language barrier but we had fun interacting with the salesman. they accept USA dollars.

Thank Sunshinelady30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at the market at 6:30am on a Wednesday morning. The market consists of fruits/vegetables/some fish brought over from Venezuela. Some of the fruit was over-ripe but that's to be expected. There was quite a language barrier but that's part of the fun! We...More

1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We had an apartment for our vacation in Willemstad do decided to cook at home 's couple nights. Both nights we had fresh veggies from the market and fresh fish off the boat. For veggies we bought 2 nights worth of potatoes, onions, and green...More

Thank OshawaJim
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Orlyc1010
27 December 2016|
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Response from Jenny C | Reviewed this property |
6am till 2pm most days.closed on sundays
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Diane M
27 June 2016|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
A slight walk across the pontoon bridge and to the left
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