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Anguilla Tourism on Track for Record-Breaking Season

 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor After a record-breaking number of stayover visitors arrivals in February, Anguilla is expecting the trend to continue throughout the remainder of the peak tourist season, the island’s tourist board said this week. The total of 9,289 …

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Anguilla Now Has a Solar-Powered Hotel

 By the Caribbean Journal staff One of Anguilla’s most popular boutique hotels has announced the completion of a significant new green energy initiative. The Frangipani Beach Resort has completed a new solar panel project that will power 70 percent of …

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Caribbean Photo of the Week: Rendezvous Bay, Anguilla

 By the Caribbean Journal staff The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Vidya Birkhoff, who sent in this lovely shot of the beautiful Rendezvous Bay beach in Anguilla. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send …

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff It has long been one of the Caribbean’s most celebrated culinary destinations, and now Anguilla is raising its game again. The island has launched a new culinary celebration called Extraordinary Eats, a two-week festival highlighting …

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff Anguilla is starting to see a major tourism rebound, according to new data from the Anguilla Tourist Board. Stopover arrivals to the island rose by 22 percent in January compared to the same month the …

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 By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Anguilla’s Moonsplash Music Festival is back. The legendary music festival will take place under a full moon at the legendary Dune Preserve on Rendezvous Bay from March 21-24, 2019. The event returns after being suspended last …

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff A portfolio of luxury villas has made its return on the island of Anguilla, Caribbean Journal has learned. The Santosha Villa Estate and the Sand Villa, Sea Villa and Sky Villa at Anguilla’s Long Bay …

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 It’s a seafood-loving foodie’s dream. And it’s right in the heart of the Caribbean. This year will be the 10th edition of the annual Festival Del Mar seafood festival in Anguilla, highlighting a range of local delicacies from crayfish to …

Rummelier

 Zemi Beach’s rum master By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor There’s no liquor more synonymous with the Caribbean than rum, so to visit without tasting the tropical tipple would be impolite. And while we absolutely encourage enthusiastic quaffing of plastic cups …

Frangipani

 Views don’t get much better than this one at the Frangipani Beach Resort in Anguilla, a 19-room luxe boutique that’s one of the island’s top hotels. It’s a one-bedroom suite with superb ocean vistas of Meads Bay from a spacious …

 Finding Good Korma in Anguilla By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor It’s billed as the best little curry house in Anguilla. And by little, they do mean little. Good Korma, which opened in the village of Blowing Point, has got to …

 The art of Beach Happy By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor What do you do when you’re a former Miss Teenage Anguilla, current soca queen and hotel concierge who’s desperately in need of yet another challenge? You open your own store, …

Paulo Paias

 Anguilla’s Zemi Beach House has named a new general manager, Paulo Paias. Paias comes to the hotel with more than 25 years of hospitality experience, having served most recently as managing director of Asia for Trust Hospitality. “Since its launch, …

Meal Deal

 Culinary joy (and value) at Andy’s Restaurant in Anguilla They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. But in Anguilla, there’s one that costs only $8. And on this famously pricey isle, that’s almost the same thing. Every …

Sandy Island

 A new way to party on Sandy Island By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor The hand-painted sign on Anguilla’s Sandy Island famously states that music is provided by the “Seagulls, Wind and Waves Band.” But Mother Nature’s aural trio will have …

The Reef by CuisinArt

 New Anguilla hotel set for November official opening By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Work is progressing full steam ahead at The Reef By CuisinArt, the new luxury resort scheduled to open in November on Anguilla’s Merrywing Bay. We got a sneak …

Manoah Hotel

 Another new hotel is coming to the island of Anguilla. The 25-room The Manoah hotel is slated to open on Anguilla’s Shoal Bay East in November, tourism officials announced at this week’s Caribbean Tourism Organization State of the Industry Conference …

Walk on the Beach

 It’s one of the world’s greatest beaches: Rendezvous Bay in Anguilla. It’s got perfect white sand, calm, lapping waves and soaring views of the green hills of nearby French St Martin. Here’s a quick trip to paradise.