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Address: Willemstad, Curacao
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Swings wide many times daily to allow access to one of the busiest ports in...

Swings wide many times daily to allow access to one of the busiest ports in the world. It also separates the two halves of the city.

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Crazy cool! MUST VISIT!

Walking around the tourist areas near the cruise ship docks it is easy to see why this is a focal point of the island. The bridge is simply one of a kind. Please just take my word... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Walking around the tourist areas near the cruise ship docks it is easy to see why this is a focal point of the island. The bridge is simply one of a kind. Please just take my word for it, the bridge is so cool. You must experience it once!

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We got there a few minutes too late to ride on the bridge while it moved horizontally... it was great to watch though!

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

An amazing site and still in use after many years and renovations. A must if in Willemstad - walking across it is a strange sensation as it moves with the waves and the number of people walking across it! It opens to let ships and tugs through to the upper part of the estuary/river, in which case a free ferry... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It takes a while for this swing type bridge to open so all the tourists can cross but provides an awesome view of Willemstad on the journey over. A great photo spot.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This bridge is really cool! Love watching it when it swings to let boats through. It is pretty lit up at night.

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pretty cool setup, just try not to get caught with a big ship crossing! Was even better to see it lit up for the holiday season.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Try to get stuck on it while it's opening for a free ride around the channel. Beautiful bridge during the day and at night.

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Beitostolen, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Participants of the KLM marathon we ran over the bridge. An exotic and joyful experience. We also visited during the Thursday Vibe feast. Perfect photo moments for the holiday

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot visit Willemstad and not see the pontoon bridge. You will hope that if there is ship traffic to come that you will see the bridge swing open completely. Walking over the bridge you can get wonderful photos of the waterfront businesses all in their wonderful display.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must see and Walk troughout the floating bridge. I hope you are lucky to see the bridge opening to let a ship pass.

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