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Stories and Tips Antigua and Barbuda

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Circumnavigating Antigua

Written by Jodeci527 on 10 Apr, 2013

A friend of mine organized a circumnavigation cruise onboard her uncle's boat for her birthday, and I was thrilled at the opportunity to see the island from the sea. We were to meet up at the Jolly Harbour jetty where we would clamber onboard and…Read More

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Raise Your Voice!

Written by Jodeci527 on 27 Mar, 2013

A very common way to spend an evening in Antigua is to participate in one of the many different Karaoke events being held. Many different bars, restaurants and even casinos dedicate an evening during the week to this vocal occasion and many people faithfully attend,…Read More

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The Local Marketplace

Written by Jodeci527 on 29 Jan, 2013

One of the more popular attractions in downtown St. Johns is the Public Vegetable Market and Craft Market Complex. It's located away from the hustle and bustle of the main shopping areas, but only a few minutes walk away from any point of the city.…Read More

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St John's on Antigua, Antigua-Barbados

Written by two cruisers on 23 Jul, 2012

A Carmen Miranda look-alike welcomed us to Antigua as we left the Carnival Freedom. Her male counterpart was playing the drums at the end of the dock. Put us in a very good Caribbean mood. However once we entered Heritage Quay (pronounced key) we were…Read More

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Eat like a local!

Written by Jodeci527 on 13 Mar, 2011

Most restaurants in Antigua that claim to offer local cuisine may or may not actually do so. If they do, it's still presented to impress a visitor, thereby taking away the actual authenticity of the dish. If you're a foodie, who's really interested in what…Read More

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Antigua's Carnival is Awesome!

Written by Jodeci527 on 09 Mar, 2011

This is one of the greatest festivals in not only Antigua, but the entire northern Leeward Islands. Locals and visitors alike circle the date on their calendars that signifies the start of Antigua's most anticipated time of year. Antigua's Carnival lasts for a period of…Read More

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Scenic countryside drive

Written by Jodeci527 on 08 Mar, 2011

The countryside of Antigua is very enchanting. There are many villages outside of the main capital of St. John's, and each community is unique and special in it's own way. Together, they combine to create dynamic landscapes and spectacular views which can only be appreciated…Read More

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Many beautiful churches

Written by Jodeci527 on 08 Mar, 2011

It is common knowledge, that many photographers love to take photos of different churches in the country or city which they are currently visiting. Antigua has many beautiful churches, belonging to several different denominations.Antigua is very much into Christian religion. Every village you drive through…Read More

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Getting Around in Antigua

Written by Jodeci527 on 06 Mar, 2011

It's fairly easy to find your way around the island of Antigua, with the several means of transportation available. It depends on how adventurous you are, and the amount of money you are willing to spend for convenience. The main options one would have when…Read More

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Max out the credit cards!

Written by Jodeci527 on 20 Feb, 2011

Everyone knows the truth, so it's futile for me to deny it. The term female is equivalent to this word: Shopping. Antigua creates a perfect atmosphere to encourage visitors, both male and female to part with their funds. Whether your interest lies in art, souvenirs,…Read More

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