Decked out with thatched cabanas and other facilities, Parasasa Beach serves as a postcard-worthy swath of sand, shade, and surf shared between several big-time hotels flanking it. Doze under a palm, wade into the welcoming waters, or strap on your snorkel gear and hang out with the local reef fish: The pace is slow and easy at Parasasa.
Given its southwestern location, Parasasa Beach also makes a superlative sunset setting. Whispering palms, a crimson-tinted swash, that big ball of fire taking some well-deserved repose under the rolling Caribbean? That's one heck of a romantic scene, so plan accordingly. Old H.D. Thoreau once said he was a "self-appointed inspector of snowstorms"; maybe you can spend your Curacao vacation as a self-appointed inspector of sunsets.
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