Posts Tagged: Desi Dijkhuizen

670. Salsa Giants in Curaçao

Last summer over 12,000 music lovers gathered at the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival 2012 for a once-in-a-lifetime treat: Sergio George united the world’s Salsa Giants on one stage: Marc Anthony, Oscar D’Leon, Cheo Feliciano, Luis Enrique, Andy Montanyez, Willy Chirino, Jose Alberto “El Canario”,

670. Salsa Giants in Curaçao

Last summer over 12,000 music lovers gathered at the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival 2012 for a once-in-a-lifetime treat: Sergio George united the world’s Salsa Giants on one stage: Marc Anthony, Oscar D’Leon, Cheo Feliciano, Luis Enrique, Andy Montanyez, Willy Chirino, Jose Alberto “El Canario”,

682. Bòmbòshi: One Word, Many Meanings

The first “Keep Calm and Carry On” appeared on a World War II-era British public safety poster, commissioned by the temporary Ministry of Information of England in 1939. The slogan was tucked away for many years then experienced a major

682. Bòmbòshi: One Word, Many Meanings

The first “Keep Calm and Carry On” appeared on a World War II-era British public safety poster, commissioned by the temporary Ministry of Information of England in 1939. The slogan was tucked away for many years then experienced a major

News: Teaming Up with Amigoe Express!

I’m delighted to announce that as of March 1, 2013 1000 Awesome Things About Curaçao is a daily column in the newly launched newspaper, Amigoe Express (print and soon-to-be online). A first of its kind — “the 20-page full color morning paper will be distributed

News: Teaming Up with Amigoe Express!

I’m delighted to announce that as of March 1, 2013 1000 Awesome Things About Curaçao is a daily column in the newly launched newspaper, Amigoe Express (print and soon-to-be online). A first of its kind — “the 20-page full color morning paper will be distributed

756. Papia Awesome Dictionary (Part 3)

Tòtèki = Gecko Lèbè lèbè = Squishy Cheeeeeee! = Eeeewwwww! Sambèchi = Pocket Knife Telép = Theelepel (Dutch) = Tea Spoon Kachipín = Rundown Djògòdjògò = Chicken Scratch Warawara = Bird of Prey Chonchorogai = Rufous-collared Sparrow Barbulète = Butterfly Changá = A

756. Papia Awesome Dictionary (Part 3)

Tòtèki = Gecko Lèbè lèbè = Squishy Cheeeeeee! = Eeeewwwww! Sambèchi = Pocket Knife Telép = Theelepel (Dutch) = Tea Spoon Kachipín = Rundown Djògòdjògò = Chicken Scratch Warawara = Bird of Prey Chonchorogai = Rufous-collared Sparrow Barbulète = Butterfly Changá = A