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ANTIGUA The island state of Antigua and Barbuda is a real "paradise on earth" for tourists who come here. This state can surprise you with a variety of options for active recreation and an abundance of discos, bars, and clubs despite its small size. You can relax under the hot rays of the sun on the incredible pink sand and swim in the emerald water. You can also choose the option of active recreation, testing your skills to "ride the wave" on a windsurfing board or take a fascinating hike through the ancient caves of the island of Barbuda. You can also learn how to control a yacht or go down to the depths of the sea to explore the incredible variety of the underwater world of this tropical island.
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A helicopter tour can give you the most vivid impressions and incredible photos. Of course, it is only suitable for those who are not afraid of heights. You can go on this unusual journey for the first time to explore the Islands. You can also make it the end of your journey. Familiar and beloved streets, sights and surroundings of the surprisingly small capital of this small state appear in a completely new perspective from a height. You can also reach the second island of Barbuda by air. The experience will be no less exciting. However, the cost of the tour will also change. But the money spent is worth it. Most tourists choose a more relaxing trip by sea.
Various programs of excursions on yachts, motorboats, and small boats will allow you to look into the most incredible corners of this tropical corner of the earth and get acquainted with its beauty. In addition to sailing to Barbuda, you can make an exciting sea trip to the third island. It is located nearby. The island is part of the state. Redonda Island is inhabited only by birds. There are an incredible number of them and a variety of species here. The island is given over to the territory of a Natural Park. The island itself is a rock leftover from an extinct volcano in ancient times. Therefore, the relief of the island is inhomogeneous. If you climb to the top point you can feel like Robinson Crusoe. Only the water stretches for miles around. If you go on a cruise to the island of Montserrat you can see the haze from the volcano's mouth engulfing it. This British overseas territory is considered dangerous to visit due to volcanic activity. But the beauty is incredible here. So you should visit it, as well as the nearby island states. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Antigua and Barbuda is a tropical island country with a rich history. This affects the way of life, traditions, and holidays. The New Year is …
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You can enjoy the beauty of the sea and its power if you buy an interesting sightseeing tour. You can also hire a yacht and go on a fascinating trip to the Caribbean. What to do if you don't have the skills to sail? Of course, contact the branch of the most famous British yacht school. It is located in Antigua. Classes are held in the bay of Falmouth Harbor. The obtained certificate is valid throughout the world. Antigua yacht week is held annually at the end of April. It gathers yachtsmen from all over the world. The sight of many sails on the blue background of the sea is fascinating for the audience. Marina Bay Lagoon is famous for its magnificent beach and sea, just like everywhere else in Antigua. You can swim next to the dolphins here. You can rent a catamaran, scuba diving equipment or surfboard almost anywhere on the Islands.
Dickenson Bay is famous for its windsurfing competitions. They are held in January and July. Almost ideal climatic conditions allow you to train or study at any time of the year. However, the west coast of the island is better protected from the winds. It is more suitable for inexperienced surfers. The waters off the east coast will challenge even professionals. Sport fishing and hunting are another type of active leisure that is very popular. Professionals gather to compete in fishing for tuna, marlin, and wahoo (king mackerel). The audience eagerly watches the competition to gain experience. You can put on a diving mask and go down to the bottom to watch the turbulent life of these tropical waters with an incredible variety of colors and the splendor of coral reefs, underwater canyons and shipwrecks.
The state of Antigua and Barbuda is located on several Islands. Antigua is the largest of them. It is treeless and mostly flat. Its highest point …
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In addition to diving, snorkeling is very popular in Antigua and Barbuda. This is swimming with a breathing tube and glasses near the shore. Beautiful sandy beaches, most of which are absolutely free of charge, the bottom sloping away for a long distance into the depth, a lot of fish and coral gardens that fit to the shore will not leave anyone indifferent. They will invite you to continue the acquaintance.
A fascinating introduction to this small but so rich corner of the world awaits tourists also on land. Drawings from the pre-Columbian era were found on the walls of cave complexes located on Barbuda. They attract tourists, specialists-speleologists, and archaeologists. You can take an exciting ride on jeeps once you get to the surface. This is a kind of Safari on the island. You can get acquainted with the aboriginal village, feel its atmosphere, taste the dishes offered, and walk to the Devil's Bridge. This is a unique natural formation that connects several rocks. Slaves from Africa brought here and were not willing to submit jumped from it in the era of slavery. You can simply walk along the picturesque streets and coast to enjoy the bright beauty of these places.
Antigua is a group of islands that were named after Antigua De Santa Maria Church that is located in Seville. The islands were named this way by …
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A large tourist area is located in the capital of the state, the city of St. Johns. You can find popular casinos, restaurants, bars, clubs, and dance floors here after a day full of impressions. Tourists who want to experience the life of the island can go to the city to join the fun of the locals in any of the many clubs. The locals like to have fun. They are happy to make new acquaintances.
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Jolly Beach
The area near Jolly Harbour remains one of the most popular recreation areas on the island. Calm and peaceful beaches of this area will be a perfect destination for tourists with children. Doigs Beach is usually the most crowded. There are several attractive restaurants and cafes near the island. It is a great place to relax and spend a whole day outside, enjoying tender sun and sampling the best delicacies cooked by local chefs. Fans of hiking will find it very exciting to explore the famous … Read more
Long Bay
An interesting object is the Devil’s Bridge - a beautiful rocky arch located off the coast. Absolutely everyone can take a walk on it and admire the seascapes. Many dramatic legends are associated with this natural bridge. According to one of them, many fugitive slaves threw themselves from the cliff into the ocean in the times of slavery. Today, nothing reminds of those tragic times, but for local people, the natural arch continues to be a very symbolic and revered place. On the west of … Read more
Antigua Island
However, you can not only reach Barbuda by sea. A 6-hour cruise will allow you to get close to the Monserrat island, covered with the fog from the volcano, and visit Great Bird Island, where there are no people, but many birds of different species. The island is just three kilometers from Antigua, that is why, if you climb to its highest point, you will see an amazing view. Every traveler is advised to go outside Antigua at least once. There are the most beautiful and sometimes even unique … Read more

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