New mural in Bitterstraat made by IBB

March 27, 2019

Recently different students of Instituto Buena Bista worked together to create an interesting work of art inspired by the 10 commandments. The new splash of colors further enlightens the streets of Scharloo Abou and the number of street art pieces keeps on growing. The art students made this mural under the guidance and together with … Read More

Prime Minister Rutte in Scharloo Abou

February 4, 2019

Dutch Prime Minister Rutte also visited Scharloo Abou End of January 2019 the second edition of Bon Bini for Business took place in Curacao. Prime Minister Rutte opened the summit together with Prime Minister of Curacao, Eugene Rhuggenaath. During this event he visited several developing areas on the island including the historical district Scharloo Abou. … Read More

Scharloo on right path

December 19, 2018

“The inner city deserves attention” CTB director Paul Pannicook speech during end of year lunch of the VBC. Scharloo is just as successful on its way as Pietermaai. In addition, Otrobanda and Punda also demand attention. More must be invested in our unique inner city. Especially given that our city center is one of the … Read More

Design Week Curacao 2018

November 8, 2018

The first edition of the Design Week Curacao was a great succes! Between 1-5 November visitors had the chance to view different exhibitions in 3 locations; Miami Building Scharloo Abou, Casa Moderna in Punda and NAAM in Pietermaai. Fashion, Product, Photography, Jewelry, Table wear and Furniture design all formed part of this event. Known names … Read More

Velas Latinoamerica every 4 years

July 16, 2018

Velas Latinoamerica was the first of its kind and it sure was an immense success. Rumours have been confirmed that the organization wishes to bring it every 4 years! CPA was also very content with the organization of the event and the contribution and support that they were able to supply as the ports authority … Read More

Fleur de Marie Eatery has opened its doors

July 16, 2018

In the hottest month of the year, September 2018, a refreshing new concept kicked off in Scharloo Abou! Curious? Head to Scharloo Abou to find out! Fleur de Marie Eatery is a combination of a shop, a cooking class facility and a cozy cafe-restaurant. They serve a healthy fusion of delicious meals for breakfast and … Read More

Colors of Skalo magazine

July 16, 2018

Colors of Skalo is going to be the name of the new offline magazine, according to founder Ana Freitas. Ana has become very active in the community since she first opened the doors of her shop Integra Natural. Just like many people in the hood, you can’t help to fall in love with Scharloo Abou … Read More

ScharlooAbou.com is live!

June 11, 2018

On 10 October 2018, during the Hello Skalo Foodies Fest, the ScharlooAbou.com website was officially launched. It is a digital platform highlighting all facets of this wonderful neighborhood. For the past months a small team of two worked on giving form to this idea. Being active and involved in the district in different ways they … Read More