The islands of Antigua and Barbuda are reknowned for their beauty and laid back attitude, friendly people and of course Carnival, Cricket and Rum. Read all about the passion of the people, nature, discover the beautiful beaches, flora, fauna and sealife, check out shopping and services, education, history and more.
GENERAL INFORMATION - All those useful pieces of information you want to know from population to customs and etiquette and which days are public holidays.
SERVICES - Everything from a private chefs, florists and event planners to babysitting and photographers.
SHOPPING - Our shopping guide has everything from where to buy nuts and bolts to communications, clothing and cars.
MAPS - Where would you be without them. Check out the island map, St. John's Map and the entire island dissected with links to all the businesses in the area.
COMMUNITY ORGANISATIONS - A huge part of life in Antigua is about helping each other. The many community and non-profit organsations are excellent places to meet people and unite in a common cause.
GOVERNMENT AND STATUTORY BODIES -
With the islands of Antigua and Barbuda being such a small nation, the role of the Antiguan Government infiltrates daily life much more so than in a larger nation. In some cases the Government actually owns and runs essentially commercial businesses as well as services.
HEALTHCARE - Both traditional and more holistic types of medicine and healthcare are well practiced on the island. Check out the services on offer here.
EDUCATION - The Island of Antigua and Barbuda has both private and public schools along with a number of opportunities for higher and adult eduation.
CHURCHES AND RELIGION - The church plays an enormous part in the life of most Antiguans and Barbudans. Most denominations worship around the island.
HISTORY - Antigua and Barbuda have a rich and varied history with African, Amerindian and European influnces.
CULTURE - Antigua has a rich cultural heritage deeply routed in a mixture of African Heritage melded with the influence of Colonialism which together create a vibrant, spirited culture which remains strong until this day. Whether its cricket, rum, food or carnival, one thing is certain - feelings run deep.
FLORA, FAUNA & SEALIFE - Antigua is a beautiful island with a varied natural history. As with many of the islands, animal & plant species are often not indigenous, either having found their way here by being blown on the tradewinds, or brought here by ship.
BEACHES - Antigua is said to have 365 beaches, one for every day of the year. Enjoy this sampling of the beautiful white sand beaches of Antigua.
A-Z DIRECTORY - Book this page - it's your on-line contact list for everything on Antiguanice.com
AGRICULTURE, LANDS, FISHERIES & BARBUDA AFFAIRS The Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Marine Resources & Agro Industry will be the engine of advancement through the application of modern and emerging practices designed to strengthen food security initiatives, efficient land use management, and sustainable development of natural resources.
ANTIGUA BARBUDA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS sets out to improve the standards and mode of operation of the real estate professions in Antigua and Barbuda. ABAR intends to provide better service and protection to property owners and prospective purchasers of property.
ANTIGUA CONSERVATION SOCIETY is newly formed organisation that advocates for the protection of Antigua & Barbuda's fragile coastal and marine ecosystems for current and future generations
ANTIGUA NICHOLSON YACHT CHARTERS AND SERVICES established in 1949, based in Historic English Harbour Antigua the heart of the Caribbean. Nicholson's specialize in fully crewed luxury yacht charters throughout the Caribbean, Virgin Islands, Bahamas and worldwide. Representing over 400 charter yachts our experienced staff will help you every step of the way to booking the holiday of a lifetime. Day charters, overnight charters or for a week and more.
AUA MEDICAL SCHOOL The medical school in Antigua & Barbuda is based on top medical schools in the US and accredited in the Caribbean and recognized by New York and California.
BABY ON BOARD ANTIGUA is professional and courteous child gear rental equipment agency in Antigua that allows you to travel light.
BARBUDA EXPRESS is a fast comfortable ferry service between Antigua & Barbuda and is ideal for tourists and business people alike. In addition to providing a means of transport between the twin islands, they also offer a selection of fantastic trips/tours.
BARGAIN MOTORS specializes in Selling, Leasing and Renting reconditioned vehicles. They offer a range of vehicle sizes to suit a variety of budgets and space requirements & their dedicated team give the highest standard of service.
BUDGET MARINE is the Caribbean's Leading Chandlery with marine expertise and products that are second to none.
CARIBBEAN HELICOPTERS LTD tours offer a variety of truly amazing panoramic delights, priceless memories and photographic opportunities for everyone, including around the island tours and Montserrat volcano tours.
CHASERENTACAR.COM is a well established locally owned car rental agency in Antigua that prides itself on exception service and offering quality vehicles at affordable rates.
CONCIERGE ANTIGUA is a professional organization created to facilitate your needs in business, travel and real estate within Antigua.
CONNECT is a selection of essential products and services, conveniently located at the main road into English Harbour. Concierge Services; Full Serivce Yacht Agency; Coffee, Wine & Dessert Bar; Apothecary Products; Cotton Fashions; Art Gallery; Marketing Agency & WIFI hotspot.
CPTSA WINGS SPORTS CLUB will endeavor to operate and promote its organization as a holistic sporting enterprise through professional and ethical standards, thus creating a viable, safe and uplifting avenue for its members.
FRIENDS OF THE CARE PROJECT is an independent Non-Profit Organisation founded to help improve the facilities at “The Care Project” and provide specialist therapy for its residents.
GEMMA HAZELWOOD PHOTOGRAPHY has captured many memorable moments, by combining his talents and expertise. He offers wide range of photographic services including wedding, portrait, scenic & landscape photography.
GOCARIBBEAN RENT-A-CAR supplies top quality rental cars and jeeps at great rates, with a GPS unit and unlimited mileage on every rental.
HOTHOTHOTSPOT is a friendly and casual cafe situated quayside in picturesque and historic Nelson's Dockyard in English Harbour Antigua. They also provide long range Wireless Internet service covering the harbours & marinas in the locality.
IRIE FIRE STUDIO is a recording studio located on the beautiful Caribbean island of Antigua, where high quality recordings can be produced in a very relaxed and creative atmosphere. They offer studio services such as production, recording, mixing, editing and more.
ISLAND ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL Island Academy is a vibrant, multicultural, international school that prides itself on extending a nurturing environment to every student.
JAH-T CAR RENTAL SERVICE offers the best of both worlds. Choose from a wide range or rental vehicles or choose our friendly and professional chauffeur driven services that includes airport transfers and much more.
KEVIN JOHNSON PHOTOGRAPHY specialises in Marine, yacht or boat photography in Antigua, whether on the water, on land or from the air.
LAPPS APARTMENTS & CAR RENTAL SERVICE are ten sleek, spacious and stylish 1 and 2-bedroom apartments for rent with furniture and free wifi at Fort James. Car Rental & a Taxi Service is also available.
LIFESTYLE CHAT is a new show hosted by Joy Farrell, to be aired on ABS Radio on Fridays from 6-7 pm. It will focus on lifestyle issues and bring listeners notice about weekend activities by teaming up with Antiguanice.com
NELSON'S RETREAT - BLUEPRINT DEVELOPMENT Situated within English Harbour, Nelson's Retreat delivers picture-postcard views of historic Nelson's Dockyard on the south east of the island. This boutique style development comprises of six ultra modern apartments with unrivaled dockyard views!
NEZ EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY is a specialised, simple yet sophisticated photographic service that is dedicated to bringing your event to the general public through photography.
NICOLE'S TABLE offers Caribbean cooking classes for small groups in a relaxing home setting with spectacular views of Runaway Bay and St. John's Harbour.
OFFICIAL TAXI AND BUS FARES Official taxi and bus fares from the Antigua & Barbuda Transport Board as approved by the Government of Antigua & Barbuda.
OPTIMIST CLUB OF ST. JOHN'S was formed on March 11, 1992 as a local chapter of Optimist International which is a non-profit international network of volunteers dedicated to “Bringing out the Best in Kids”, through community service projects that provide young people with a helping hand and empowers them to be the best they can.
PAPERCLIPS LTD. situated at Royal Palm Place St. John's provides you with all your Office, School, Art Supplies and much more.
ROTARY CLUB OF ANTIGUA received its Charter on September 10, 1972 and has carried out a variety of Health, Education Social Outreach & Career Guidance projects in the community.
SALTY DOGS RENTALS rents bicycles, motor scooters & mokes for a unique way to see and explore Antigua!
STAND OUT INITIATIVE was created by New Creations and is designed to encourage young people to pursue Godliness, excellence in school and to become community players.
SWALINGS ANTIGUA has taught over 20,000 people to swim and play soccer worldwide and now offer a day care and after-school homework club offering both sport and academic development.
TEEGA CHAMPIONSHIP COURTS is a company with over 20 years experience specialising in Recreational Construction and Maintenance including Resurfacing, Fencing and Lighting of Recreational Facilities such as Tennis Courts, Basketball Courts, Netball Courts and Volleyball Courts.
TURNERS CONSTRUCTION is a well established construction company with many years experience of building in Antigua & the Caribbean. They have expertise in a wide range of construction projects including new construction, custom designs, remodels and more.