Tucked-away Playa Kanoa is one of the most attractive of the rugged north shore's widely scattered beaches. Popular among local beachgoers and fishermen alike, this cove also ranks among Curacao's best-known surfing spots. When the northerly swells are rolling in strong and bold, you're liable to see quite a few surfboards in action out there. Bring a picnic or buy some eats from the resident snack bar.
If you're tooling around the hinterland of Willemstad, make Playa Kanoa part of your travel plans: Watching surfers and fishers in action or merely dozing your way through the afternoon, this beach'll hit the spot.
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