In exchange, the tenant promised to give up for rent most of his harvest to the former slave master.The Curaçao synagogue is the oldest synagogue of the Americas in continuous use, since its completion in 1732 on the site of a previous synagogue.

42 43 Government edit Main article: Government of Curaçao Map of the European Union in the world with overseas countries and territories and outermost regions The government of Curaçao takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic country.25 Curaçao's first prime minister was Gerrit Schotte.

The year's average minimum temperature.3 C (78 F).37 Curaçao lies within the Caribbean large igneous province (clip) with key exposures of those lavas existing on the island consisting of the Curaçao Lava Formation (CLF).The kingdom was also to oversee the island's finances under a debt-relief arrangement agreed between the two.