There are a variety of fascinating building styles in the Punda area of the Handelskade due the prevalence of the Dutch influence throughout the years. Colonial Dutch style is seen in several historic structures in Curacao. Architecture is something amazing on the island of Curacao because of the European influence that brought form & structure to the island. The Penha building in Punda is an icon and one of the most striking buildings on the island. Easily recognizable and seen on both prints, cards, miniatures it also houses Penha, the longest standing perfume store on Curacao.