Antigua Blog Posts

Three Caribbean Hot Spots to Get Hitched

Destination weddings have become all the rage in rage in recent years. And with good reason – powder soft sand and the azure Caribbean Sea make for a pretty decent wedding photo backdrop. If you’ve dreamed of your impending nuptials taking place in an idyllic island setting, you might want…
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Don’t Just Vacation, Carnival!

Carnival celebrations are seemingly synonymous with the Caribbean. However, the tradition of Carnival began in the Catholic region of medieval Italy. Just before Lent, they held a huge costume festival. Since Catholics weren’t allowed to eat meat during Lent, they named their festival “Carnevale”, meaning “to put away meat”. Over…
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Antigua Hotel Pushes Back Opening Date

Sugar Ridge Antigua will open on Dec. 1 instead of Nov. 5 as previously scheduled. The boutique property is near the Jolly Harbor Marina on the island's southwest coast. The 60-room hotel is set on a hillside bordered with sugarcane. The beach is accessed via a three-minute drive in a…
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