This island is part of the basic Caribbean chart, the ABCs. Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao. As an important fact, the capital of Bonaire is Kralendijk. This word in Dutch means “coral reef” and in Papiamento “beach”.

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Bonaire is a territory of the Netherlands. It is known for its underwater beauty and stands out as one of the best destinations for diving enthusiasts. Bonaire's beaches have visibility of 30 meters below the surface due to its crystal clear waters.

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The gastronomy

Bonaire is well known for its restaurants. Some of its most common dishes are soups, fresh fried foods and stews. Your visitors will find many options of cuisines such as Chinese, French, Italian, etc. Also, something important to note is that its restaurants are kept at very affordable prices for tourists.

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The weather

Bonaire has a rainy season that starts in October and ends in January, considering that the level of precipitation is low. The average temperature in Bonaire is 30 ºC.

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Official language

The official languages of Bonaire are Dutch and Papiamento.

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Official coin

The official currency of Bonaire is the US dollar.

What to do in Bonaire?

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The capital Kralendijk

The capital Kralendijk, is the perfect place to experience adventure and relaxation at the same time. Its main attraction is its colorful coasts due to the coral reefs. It is well known for its ease in diving. Divers from all over the world come to Bonaire looking to explore its more than 370 marine species and 55 types of coral.
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Washington Slagbaai National Park

Visiting the Washington Slagbaai National Park is a good option to connect with the natural resources of the island and learn about the flora and fauna.
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Karpata or Bengue Beach

To enjoy a relaxing vacation, Bonaire has spectacular beaches. There is Karpata or Bengue beach. In them you can find the best restaurants and nightlife.