Get Wet (and Gay) in Curaçao this Week

4 10 2011

Image courtesy Curaçao Tourism Board

With a few noteworthy exceptions, the Caribbean is not known for being super gay friendly. The former Dutch colony and currently among the world’s youngest nations, the sun-drenched island of Curaçao has been reaching out to the LGBT travel segment for several years.

One of their signature events is the Get Wet Weekend (now a full week). We are smack in the middle of it now (it kicked off October 2) but if you feel like a quick weekend jaunt there is still a major event this coming Saturday, October 8 (the Drag Queen Competition).

Curaçao became an independent nation on October 20, 2010 (10/10/10).

More information:

According to the Web site:
For more information on Curaçao’s GLBT offerings, please visit For more information on the island of Curaçao, or to request a FREE Curaçao information package, please visit



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