Curacao was the last island we visited. It used to be a slave port and has a large Black population. Of all the islands, it had the most notorious history. The cab driver who took us to the Ostrich farm gave us the background, from Jews who settled here early, to the slaves, to the Germans who moved here after WWII and the German ships that serve as reefs out in the ocean, where they were sunk by the Germans themselves to keep them from being captured.

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