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Tall ship and Handelskade

The Mexican Navy training vessel ARM Cuauhtémoc docked in the harbour of Willemstad. Colorful flags fly along the bright colored houses of the Handelskade of Punda.

Tug boat passing the Queen Emma bridge.

A tug boat passes the Queen Emma bridge, a pontoon bridge that connects Punda and Otrobanda. It is build on 16 floating pontoons and swings open to let ships pass. The picture was taken from the Queen Juliana bridge, which … Continue reading

Ship sailing along the Handelskade

Bon bini means welcome in Papiamentu. This ship just entered the Annabaai and is sailing along the famous Handelskade in Willemstad. These colorful buildings are on the UNESCO World Heritage list.