Antigua and Barbuda


Why Foodies Need to Visit Antigua and Barbuda This Spring

Sheer Rocks restaurant in Antigua.

It’s one of the most dynamic restaurant scenes in the Caribbean: the twin-island destination of Antigua and Barbuda, which last year kicked off its first-ever Restaurant Week.  The two-week-long culinary celebration highlights discounted meals, special gastronomic events and a host […]


More All-Inclusive Overwater Bungalows Are Coming to Antigua 

an overwater suite at royalton chic

Blue Diamond Resorts is adding more overwater bungalows on the island of Antigua, with the imminent debut of its Royalton CHIC Antigua resort.  The property, which has pegged late April for its debut, will have a collection of 12 “overwater […]


Antigua’s New Adults-Only All-Inclusive Now Has a Karaoke Bar 

wavy wicket

The dramatically-transformed Verandah Antigua resort has unveiled another new amenity: a late-night karaoke bar and lounge.  The new addition, called the Wavy Wicket, the perfect spot for late-night sips and songs that’s part of an impressive slate of entertainment options […]


A Strong Start to the Year for Antigua’s Cruise Industry 

antigua cruise port

Antigua and Barbuda’s surging cruise industry is off to a very strong start so far in 2023, Caribbean Journal has learned.  That includes welcoming Virgin Voyages’ newest ship: Valiant Lady.  The ship, led by Captain Justin Lawes, was welcomed this […]

Silver Airways Just Launched Puerto Rico-Antigua Flights 

The Verandah overhead shot

Uncrowded beaches and upscale resorts; green hills and cool breezes; vibrant food and superyachts and captivating music. In Antigua and Barbuda, they say the beach is just the beginning, and if you’ve been to the twin-island destination you know it’s […]

At This Caribbean Museum, a Trip to Space 

the opening of the exhibit in antigua

Antigua and Barbuda’s Keisha Schahaff and Anastasia Mayers made history in August when they became the first Caribbean women to travel to space, making the journey on Virgin Galactic.  Now, the mother-daughter duo’s journey is being commemorated in a new […]


This Caribbean Cruise Port Is Becoming a New Homeporting Destination

ariva cruises and Emerald Sakara in port

One Eastern Caribbean cruise port is quickly becoming a new destination for home-porting. The fast-growing Antigua Cruise Port continues its push to become a home-porting destination, successfully conducting two home-porting operations on a single day this week.  P&O Cruises’ Arvia […]

From Antigua, a New Anthem for the Perfect Caribbean Vacation

caribbean vacation reggae with causion

Romance, adventure, culture, beaches, hotels. They’re all the perfect notes to the ultimate Caribbean vacation. Now, in time for the opening of the Caribbean’s most anticipated new adults-only resort, The Verandah Antigua, a top Caribbean reggae star has turned these […]

This Antigua All-Inclusive Resort Just Reopened After a Renovation

curtain bluff antigua

One of Antigua’s most beloved all-inclusive resorts is back again for the season, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Curtain Bluff resort reopened for its 62nd season after a summer-long closure amid a renovation project.  That included the complete refurbishing of […]


American Airlines Adding More Daily Nonstop Flights to Antigua and Barbuda

verandah antigua

The twin-island destination of Antigua and Barbuda has 365 beaches — or, as locals like to say, a beach for every day of the week.  Now, the country is getting more major nonstop flights for every day of the week, too.  […]

Major National Honor for Legendary Caribbean Hotelier 

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One of the Caribbean’s most legendary hoteliers has received a significant honor from Antigua and Barbuda.  Robert Barrett, the chairman of the Elite Island Resorts hotel group, has been awarded a Knight Commander of the Most Distinguished Order of the […]

The Caribbean’s Hottest New Adults-Only Resort Is in Antigua 

verandah antigua

You’re on your balcony peering out at the serene beauty of a national park. There’s blue water and green hills as far as you can see; the only sounds are tropical birds and swaying palm trees.  A short stroll away, you can […]


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