Posts in category Antigua

CRICKET IN THE CARIBBEAN

CRICKET IN THE CARIBBEAN

The Cricket Buzz Get ready to enjoy sun-kissed beaches, glamour and high-drama sporting history in 2015, when the English and West Indies Cricket Teams meet in the Caribbean for 3 action-filled test matches. Whenever the England Team travel to the West Indies on an International Tour, crowds are guaranteed passionate and determined play from both sides. Outstanding catches. Sneaky bowling. […]

THE BEST BEACHES IN ANTIGUA

THE BEST BEACHES IN ANTIGUA

Jolly Beach Jolly Beach, located on the West coast of Antigua at Jolly Harbour, offers a mile long powder white sand beach on the warm waters of the Caribbean sea. With plenty of restaurants, watersports, and shopping amenities nearby, it’s a great place to spend a day. Long Bay Beach The Beach at Long Bay […]

DINING OUT IN THE JEWEL OF THE CARIBB...

DINING OUT IN THE JEWEL OF THE CARIBBEAN

FOR THE UPSCALE YET CASUAL EVENING: THE COAST This unique and playful restaurant and bar are a perfect choice for doing business or just enjoying the company of friends. You will be surrounded by a warm an inviting atmosphere, charming and friendly staff and food and drink selections that reflect a wide variety of tastes. Conveniently […]

WHAT TO DO IN ANTIGUA

WHAT TO DO IN ANTIGUA

Antigua, the largest of the English-speaking Leeward Islands, is about 14 miles long and 11 miles wide, encompassing 108 square miles. With over 360 pristine white sand beaches, a multitude of relaxing activities and that famous Caribbean spirit, Antigua will leave you feeling as clear and pristine as the azure waters that surround this tropical jewell. […]

THE FOUR-LEGGED RESIDENTS OF JUMBY BA...

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Alongside the exclusive guests of the beautiful Jumby Bay island, there are a selection of multi-legged friends that inhabit the 300 acres of lush Caribbean landscape. The Jumby Bay Hawksbill Project The JBHP is a rigorous research project based on Jumby Bay, determined to intensely monitor the islands nesting beaches and preserve these beautiful creatures. […]

THE HEIDI KLEIN COLLECTION FOR JUMBY ...

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Luxury Antiguan private island retreat – Jumby Bay – is excited to announce the launch of its first designer collaboration, in partnership with luxury swimwear brand Heidi Klein. The ten-piece Jumby Bay collection from Heidi Klein is available to buy from here, alongside Harrods and Net-A-Porter. It will also be available to purchase from the […]

JUMBY BAY: THE ULTIMATE CARIBBEAN DES...

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Handpicked Villas is committed to bringing our guests the extraordinary. The wonders and luxuries of the world that delight and inflame excitement. Jumby Bay, just off the coast of Antigua is a place of such luxury and wonder. This completely private island resort is a retreat focused entirely on privacy and relaxation. Every whim taken […]

HALF MOON BAY – THE BEST BEACH ...

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With direct flights, very short transfers and family-friendy excursions, Antigua has it all in terms of a value for money destination that still retains the mystique and exclusiveness of the Caribbean. HALF MOON BAY Located on the South-East coast of Antiuga, this lovely stretch of often deserted sand is found on a headland meaning that […]

2014 ENGLAND CRICKET TOUR

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England’s 2014 Tour of the West Indies in March 2014 is set to be a fantastic, battle of the giants with a classic confrontation between two of the world’s most prestigious teams. Located at the heart of the Caribbean with calypso music floating through the air, this clash of the titans is bound to be […]

SPRINGHILL RIDING CLUB

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There is nothing quite like horse-riding in the Caribbean. That feeling of being one with nature, connecting with your horse and experiencing the hills, plantations and beaches in a completely different way. I have only been lucky enough to horse-ride through the hills of Barbados, but it definitively changed my view on the island despite […]