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Gay Guide Caribbean - Bonaire
Under Article 255 of the penal code, homosexual acts are legal between adult males, and the age of consent is set at 16. The attitude of the general public towards homosexuality, however, is somewhat less tolerant than that of the Dutch mother country. Same-sexual marriages are recognized as a part of the Netherlands, however, cannot be entered into in the Antilles.
Cities in Caribbean - Bonaire
International country code: 599
International access code: 00
Language: Dutch, Papiamento, English, Spanish
Area: 288 km² / 111,2 sq mi.
Currency: US-Dollar (US-$)
Religions: 80% Roman Catholics
Climate: Tropical climate that is moderated by north east trade winds