Calling All Reggae Lovers

Lovers of the Rasta Trend brace yourselves for there is a new festival in town. On August 9, so 3 weeks from today, the Curacao Reggae Festival will take place at Landhuis Brievengat. This year’s edition is dedicated to Reggae legend Bob Marley and is expected to attract¬†6000 visitors. We will get a chance to…

Photographer Mario Testino Tributes Peru’s Mountain People

Peruvian-born photographer Mario Testino, famous for his high fashion editorials, is now focusing his attention on the culture and heritage of his homeland. He currently has a gallery show in Lima called, Alta Moda or High Fashion, which features the traditional costumes worn by people in the Andes mountains in the Cusco region of south-eastern…

Curacao Carnival kicks off

Closer to the equator, Curacao’s teens set out to celebrate carnival by proudly representing their schools in the Teener Parade. St. Jozef School College stood out once more and I think it’s safe to say that they are a strong contender to win (yet again!) this year. Meanwhile, Aruba is also going ham with their…