Antigua and Barbuda


Buzz Growing for the “Caribbean’s Greatest Summer Festival” 

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The buzz continues to grow for Antigua Carnival, the annual festival that is considered the Caribbean’s “greatest summer festival.”  This year’s Carnival will be a 13-day event from July 27-Aug. 8, with a full lineup of events including five street […]

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Antigua, Aruba Top Caribbean Islands for Millennials Right Now

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Before successful Caribbean advisor Amanda Bisack, owner of Travelista Travels,  entered the travel industry, she worked as a hip-hop dancer, commercial print model and actress. Bisack has had spreads in Women’s Health Magazine, People’s, Forbes, Model Airplane, White House Black […]


Frontier Airlines Is Returning to St Maarten 

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Ultra-low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines is making its return to the Dutch Caribbean destination of St Maarten next week, Caribbean Journal has learned.  Frontier is set to restart its service between Orlando and St Maarten on June 10, according to St […]


Antigua’s Airport Has a “Love Lane” For Couples Right Now 

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It’s one of the best ways to arrive in the Caribbean right now: the “Love Lane” fast track service for couples traveling to Antigua’s VC Bird International Airport.  All tough out June, couples entering the “Love Lane” will be fast-tracked […]

Antigua, Turks and Caicos Top Hottest Luxury Destinations 

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While emerging Caribbean islands are great for growth, several travel experts are reporting that three particular islands are especially hot for luxury travelers not looking to go off-the-beaten path. Antigua  “Antigua is wonderful, so easy to get around the island […]

A Major Renovation for This Antigua All-Inclusive 

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One of the top all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean is embarking on an “extensive” renovation project with plans to reopen in October, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Curtain Bluff resort in Antigua is launching a “multimillion-dollar” renovation timed for completion […]


From The Bahamas to Punta Cana, Hotels Where You Can Cool Down This Summer

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The Caribbean is even cooler in the summer. It’s not just the freedom of smaller crowds, or that little bit of extra space on the sand. It’s the breezy comfort of the trade winds, of summer nights on the beach.  […]

Frontier Airlines Returns to Antigua and Barbuda With Orlando Flights

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Antigua and Barbuda is one of the biggest success stories of the Caribbean in the pandemic era, with record-breaking arrivals last year and even bigger numbers so far in 2023. Now, the twin-island destination is getting another boost with the […]

Antigua’s Cruise Port Is Booming 

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Antigua and Barbuda is breaking records for stay over visitors, but the country is also seeing surging cruise passenger arrivals.  The destination welcomed more than 500,000 cruise passengers during the 2022-2023 winter season, according to new data from the Antigua […]


Antigua and Barbuda Kicks Off First-Ever Restaurant Week 

Sheer Rocks restaurant in Antigua.

The Caribbean’s hottest new culinary event kicked off this week in Antigua and Barbuda, with the debut of the destination’s new Restaurant Week.  The event, which actually runs from May 7 to 21, showcases the best of the twin-island hotspot’s […]

Angela Bassett Just Spent Her Caribbean Vacation in Antigua and Barbuda

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Oscar-nominated actress Angela Bassett just spent a beach-filled Caribbean vacation in Antigua and Barbuda.  Bassett, who was joined by her sister, D’nette Bassett and close friend Dawnn Lewis, came to the twin-island destination after a busy awards season that included […]

New Chairman for Antigua Barbuda Tourism Authority 

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The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has named a new chairman of its board of directors.  The organization has announced the appointment of Vernon Jeffers Sr to the role, succeeding Dr Lorraine Raeburn.  Raeburn had served in the role from […]


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