Antigua is famous for its 365 beaches, one for every day of the year, with each one more beautiful than the next. Located in the middle of the Leeward Islands in the Eastern Caribbean, it truly is an island paradise! Here the temperatures range from the mid-70s in the winter, to the mid-80s in the summer and with very low humidity year-round, it is comfortable whenever you decide to make your visit. It is also considered the “sunniest” of the Eastern Caribbean Islands, with average rainfall at only 45 inches per year. It is considered an extremely safe island and its people are friendly and helpful.
This former British Colony is accessible on direct flights from the US and its main attractions include historical military sights, deep sea fishing, beautiful beaches, snorkeling & scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing, horseback riding, golf and tennis. Antigua is also known for its historic sugar mills. Exploring all the rich history of this island, is definitely worth your time. The island is easy to navigate by taxi or car service and the driver will even give you a short history of the island, the people and point out the “lesser known” secrets of their amazing home. There are many companies that provide adventure tours that will encompass all the best that is Antigua.
The resorts on Antigua range from the ultimate in luxury to a laid-back Caribbean experience. Something for every budget and taste! Antigua has a good share of all-inclusive resorts for families, as well as, adult only accommodations. If a couple’s getaway is what you are looking for, then look no further than Sandals Grande Antigua. This resort has been voted the “world’s most romantic” year after year and is situated on Dickenson Bay, Antigua’s most famous beach. With its powder, white sand and gorgeous turquoise water, it is easy to see why. This luxury all-inclusive resort is an adult's paradise, with 11 gourmet restaurants, their award-winning Red Lane Spa and plenty of amazing included activities. Whether you enjoy the quaint Caribbean accommodations or the luxurious Mediterranean feel, this incredible resort has something for every couple. If you prefer a more remote retreat, then Galley Bay would be the perfect fit. This intimate resort is a true escape from reality. With only 98 rooms and the majority of them located directly on the beach, you truly feel one with nature. A serene outdoor spa, nightly entertainment and plenty of land and sea activities will keep you busy. That is if you ever decide to leave your beach chair.
Antigua is a destination that will not disappoint, so contact your Dream Vacation Maker today to find the resort for your vacation of a lifetime.