We got to see it open for a container ship coming through-very cool! A tug boat swings it to the side
About Queen Emma Pontoon Bridge
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This place is a must. from this bridge, you will take the most emblematic pictures of the island. And you will enjoy watching how it opens to let ships cross.
This bridge called the "Swinging Old Lady" is more than 100 years old and one of the main attractions of the Dutch Kingdom island Curaçao. The bridge divides the capital of Willemstad is the connection between the two parts of the shopping area surrounded with...More
Interesting foot and bike/scooter (putput) pontoon bridge connecting the cruise ship area with downtown. Quick access to all the shops! Nice view of the city (and your cruise ship) from along the way. If they have to open it for boat traffic you are in...More
Having never seen or walked across a pontoon bridge, this was very cool. We got to see the bridge open to allow for boat traffic as well. It is a nice entry point into Willemstad, something that should not be missed.
First from walking on this huge floating bridge, really feels like you are walking on water! A whole 168metres that swings open to allow ships to pass through. Was fun watching this work and a fun ride back over in the ferry
The bridge is one of the first things you see when entering town from the cruise boat. It's an interesting way to mKe a bridge. GreT placevto take pictures too.