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“MUCH BETTER THAN THE ALL-INCLUSIVE RESORTS”
August 1st 2014
Catamaran Hotel
Check out this exclusive review of Catamaran Hotel from a happy guest.
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GUESTBOOK TESTIMONIAL
August 1st 2014
Agave Condo
Read this heartwarming testimonial from a visitor who had a great vacation when staying at Agave Condo.
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2014 LIST OF HURRICANE SHELTERS IN ANTIGUA & BARBUDA
August 1st 2014
National Office of Disaster Services
The list of the 2014 hurricane shelters has been released, consisting mainly of churches and schools around the island.
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ENJOY THE FINAL DAYS OF CARNIVAL AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
August 1st 2014
What's On
as the What's On newsletter for July 31 details Carnival events and other happenings in Antigua for the holiday weekend.
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CARIBBEAN QUEENS VISIT ABBOTTS
August 1st 2014
Abbotts Jewellery & Perfumery
Where they received gifts from the store, which is a Platinum Sponsor of the Jaycees Caribbean Queen Show being held on August 1.
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VILLA MANAGEMENT
July 31st 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
Struggling to look after your property remotely? Villa Management cares for all our clients' homes as if they were our own. 'We are here so you don't have to be'.
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LE BISTRO: "MY FAVOURITE RESTAURANT IN THE WORLD"
July 30th 2014
Le Bistro Restaurant
In a recent Trip Advisor review, a lady from London sang the praises of this venerable Antiguan restaurant.
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BARBUDA BLUE HALO KIDS OCEAN CAMP 2014
July 30th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
The Kids Ocean Camp was held in July, where Barbuda students spent a week with the Waitt Institute team learning about the ocean and importance of conservation.
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FREE DELIVERY & PICK-UP
July 30th 2014
Koconuts Car Rental
Save time and money by letting Koconuts Car Rental drop-off and pickup your car rental for you!
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AYC COMMODORE’S NEWSLETTER
July 30th 2014
Antigua Yacht Club
AYC Commodore, John Duffy, has sent out a Commodore’s Newsletter to keep members updated with the latest news from the Yacht Club.
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A&B MARINE ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER
July 30th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Marine Association
The ABMA has published a newsletter for members to keep them updated with all the latest news and events.
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ABMA EVENTS CALENDAR 2014-2106
July 29th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Marine Association
The Antigua and Barbuda Marine Association has issued an events calendar for 2014-2016.
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SHEER ROCKS WEDDINGS
July 30th 2014
Sheer Rocks Restaurant Bar Lounge
Looking for the perfect venue or first-class catering at a site you choose? Sheer Rocks is the answer.
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NEW BLOG ENTRY: LUXURY YACHT CUISINE
July 29th 2014
Antigua Nicholson Yacht Charters and Services
New blog entry on Luxury Yacht Cuisine and the importance of good food on your Yacht Charter…
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TIME TO BOOK YOUR CARIBBEAN YACHT CHARTER?
July 29th 2014
Antigua Nicholson Yacht Charters and Services
Now is the time to book your yacht charter with Nicholson Yacht Charter & Services
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SUBWAY ANTIGUA CREATES FACEBOOK PAGE
July 29th 2014
Subway
and is giving away 300 Carnival T-shirts to those who visit and like the page.
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SUCCESSFUL UK CYCLING TRYOUT FOR LOCAL ATHLETE TAMIKO BUTLER
July 29th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Cycling Association
Antigua and Barbuda National Sportswoman, Tamiko Butler celebrates great success at during her tryouts with England’s top national female cycling club, Wyndymilla.
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ANTIGUAN YOUTH SAILORS AT PREMIER’S CUP INTERNATIONAL YOUTH REGATTA
July 29th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
The youth sailors representing Antigua included Jules Mitchell, Captain (15), Rhone Kirby (16), Vincent Anfi (14), Tyrese Loctar (14) and Abevia Parry (15)
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ANTIGUA YOUTH SAILORS PARTICIPATE IN OPTIMIST EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014
July 29th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Two of Antigua's youth sailors participated in the Optimist European Championships 2014 in Dublin, Ireland from July 12 to 20.
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TEAM TORTURER TAKES TOP PRIZE IN DIGICEL FIT FOR LIFE CAMPAIGN
July 29th 2014
Digicel
Either Hunte and Laurisa Francis of Torturer's Gym were the overall winners of the campaign that concluded on July 25.
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CRUISE SHIP CALENDAR: JULY-SEPTEMBER 2014
July 1st 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Cruise Ship Timetable 2014
Cruise schedule available for July-September of 2014
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PREMIER'S CUP INTERNATIONAL YOUTH REGATTA 2014 RESULTS
July 28th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Jason Putley helmed the Royal BVI Yacht Club team Tortola 1 to victory in the 16th Premier's Cup International Youth Regatta.
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REAL ESTATE GUIDE NEWSLETTER - JULY 2014
July 28th 2014
Real Estate Guide Newsletter
Fabulous bedroom finds, must-see makeover projects and more in July's Real Estate Newsletter.
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VIDEO: MANGO FESTIVAL 2014
July 28th 2014
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
Check out the video leading up to the 2014 Mango Festival, being held on Sunday 10th August from 9:00am – 7:00pm.
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FINALISTS FOR WADADLI BEER CALYPSO MONARCH FINALS
July 25th 2014
Antigua Carnival
The Carnival Committee has announced the 10 finalists for the Calypso Monarch Finals to be held on Sunday, August 3 at Carnival City.
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OLYMPIC COMMITTEE NAMES CHEF DE MISSION FOR YOUTH SUMMER GAMES
July 25th 2014
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
appointing Kelesha Antoine as manager for the contingent of five young athletes
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FOR SALE/RENT: GALLEY BAY HEIGHTS VILLA
July 25th 2014
Antigua Holiday Villas
Villa for sale and for rent via Sea View Heights
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TAKE TO THE STREETS FOR CARNIVAL AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
July 25th 2014
What's On
with features on Carnival, what's happening this weekend, specials, sales, news and more.
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FOR RENT: SEHIL VILLA
July 25th 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
Beautiful villa located on the east coast, in the exclusive and sought after area of Nonsuch Bay for rent.
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FOR SALE: VILLA LIENE
July 25th 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
Half an acre of prime, beachfront land within the Daniel Bay Development is a stunningly modern beach house, elegantly poised on a natural bluff.
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SUMMER ACCENTS FROM LIVING SPACES
July 25th 2014
Living Spaces
This home furnishing store makes accessorizing effortless, with a tasteful assortment of new mirrors, lamps, rugs, and furniture accent pieces.
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TEEGA TENNIS COURT CONSTRUCTION
July 25th 2014
Teega Championship Courts
For top quality construction tennis court, contact Teega Championship Courts.
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C&C WINE BAR CALLED “LITTLE GEM OF A PLACE”
July 24th 2014
C & C Wine Bar
In a Trip Advisor review, a recent visitor reported having several lunches there and "have never been disappointed."
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FURNITURE GALLERY SUMMER SALE
July 24th 2014
Furniture Gallery
The popular furniture store is offering 50 percent off on a bedroom set by Bassett, exclusive to Antiguanice visitors
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20 ANTIGUAN ATHLETES IN COMMONWEALTH GAMES
July 24th 2014
What's On
The games, held in Glasgow this year, run from July 24 to August 3
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MOUNT JOY HOUSE FOR QUICK SALE
July 23rd 2014
Antigua Hot Properties Ltd.
3-bedroom house for quick sale in Mount Joy
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LONG TERM RENTAL: FITCHES CREEK VILLA
July 23rd 2014
Antigua Hot Properties Ltd.
4-bedroom Villa for long term rental in Fitches Creek at 4,500 per month.
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WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS 2014: VOTE FOR A & B
July 23rd 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Antigua & Barbuda is nominated for four (4) categories in the 2014 World Travel Awards. Vote for us before September 14th.
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IN-STOCK: HUNTER CEILING FANS + MORE
July 23rd 2014
Antigua Plumbing and Hardware Centre
Beautify your room and beat the summer heat with Hunter Ceiling Fan plus more...
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IN-STORE: BEAUTIFUL BED SETTINGS
July 23rd 2014
Townhouse Megastore
Get comfy mattresses with deserving bed frames and bedding fittings plus more at Townhouse Megastore.
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ANTIGUA TEAM IN TRADITIONAL TOUR OF GUADELOUPE
July 22nd 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Bernie Evan-Wong and his crew represented Antigua in the recent Tour of Guadeloupe in Traditional Sailboats.
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MAHOGANY RESTAURANT CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
July 22nd 2014
Carters Guesthouse, Rent-A-Car & Restaurant
Mahogany Bar and Snackette at Carter’s Rent-A-Car and Guest House is closed until further notice
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MOSQUITO NETS FOR A RESTFUL NIGHT
July 22nd 2014
Paradise Nets
Don’t become a Chikungunya statistic; get your custom designed and WHO certified mosquito nets from Paradise Nets.
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US CARRIERS TO OFFER NEW AIR SERVICE TO ANTIGUA
July 18th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Negotiations with Tourism Minister Asot Michael and Airlines A Success
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VILLA CAPRI FOR SALE
July 22nd 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
4-bedroom hillside home with guest cottage located in Galley Bay Heights development for sale at 4.5M.
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TIKI-STYLE BEACH BAR BY TURNERS CONSTRUCTION
July 21st 2014
Turners Construction
Made from South American hardwoods, bamboo and Palapa logs with a thatched roof to complete your beach relaxation.
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ABRACADABRA RE-OPENS FOR SUMMER
July 18th 2014
Abracadabra Restaurant & Disco-Bar
This year, the popular night spot in English Harbour will open just after Carnival for a limited period through September 6.
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CSA JULY NEWSLETTER
July 18th 2014
Caribbean Sailing Association
The Caribbean Sailing Association has sent out their July Newsletter, highlighting the CSA Annual Conference.
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DRESS UP LIKE GATSBY, ENJOY CRICKET AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
July 18th 2014
What's On

SAVING THE ANTIGUAN RACER SNAKE: DISNEY VIDEO
July 17th 2014
Environmental Awareness Group (EAG)
Check out the short film that Disney produced about the Antiguan Racer Snake, filmed on Great Bird Island.
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OCEAN VILLAS AT TAMARIND HILLS FOR SALE
July 16th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
Offering two-bedroom condo units with private infinity pools, sundecks and direct beach access.
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PELICAN SAFARI TOURS A "TOP DAY OUT"
July 16th 2014
Pelican Safari Tours
according to a reviewer from the UK on Trip Advisor recently.
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ANTIGUA & BARBUDA MANGO FESTIVAL 2014
July 16th 2014
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
On August 10th, Mango will be in the spotlight at the Annual Mango Festival at the Christian Valley Agricultural Station.
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A&B TOURISM AUTHORITY AND CPL ANNOUNCE SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN
July 15th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
where people are invited to post 'selfies' on social media pages for a chance to win CPL tickets and a trip to Antigua for 2015
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OCEAN KINGFISHER STUDIO HOMES FOR SALE
July 15th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
in the exclusive new Tamarind Hills development, steps away from the beach and with sweeping views of Montserrat and Nevis.
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OCEAN STINGRAY LUXURY CONDO FOR SALE
July 15th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
Luxurious, state-of-the-art two-bedroom condos in the Tamarind Hills development now being sold
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KIDS GET IN FREE TO LIMACOL CPL MATCHES
July 15th 2014
Digicel
thanks to the Antigua & Barbuda government which formed a partnership with the Limacol Caribbean Premier League to get young fans at the game.
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SANDALS TEAM MEMBERS SHINE AT PRESTIGE AWARDS
July 14th 2014
Sandals Grande Antigua
where they were honored for outstanding efforts on behalf of the resort.
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SPORT FISHING TOURNAMENT PHOTOS
July 14th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Association
The 48th Annual Sport Fishing Tournament took place over June 5th – 8th, with the Marlin Classic held on Friday June 6th.
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DIGICEL LAUNCHES “BRING A FRIEND FOR FREE” TO CPL
July 14th 2014
Digicel
Digicel has today announced a massive promotion that will see the first 1,000 fans to purchase tickets for Thursday’s CPL game getting a second ticket for their friend for free.
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NEW GOLF CART RENTALS
July 11th 2014
Bargain Motors
Rent your very own 4-passenger golf cart from Bargain Motors to facilitate getting around Jolly Harbour with ease.
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CSA TO NO LONGER PROVIDE MINIMUM SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
July 11th 2014
Caribbean Sailing Association
The CSA has made the decision to no longer provide Minimum Safety Requirements for regattas in the Caribbean.
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CELEBRATE SUMMER RENEWALS AND EXPLORE WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK!
July 10th 2014
What's On
with the What's On Newsletter for July 10, 2014.
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CEDAR VALLEY SPRINGS HOUSE FOR SALE
July 10th 2014
Executive Realty
Three bedroom property with quality furnishings and appliances situated on Cedar Valley Golf Course for sale.
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YOUTH MEDIA INITIATIVE SUMMER TRAINING
July 10th 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Department of Youth Affairs with support from UNICEF will be offering a summer Youth Media Workshop for young persons between the ages of 13-18.
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JACQUI O'S LOVE BEACH -- REFRESHED, REOPENED
July 10th 2014
Jacqui O's Beach House
The iconic beach restaurant at Crabs Hill has undergone a renewal, and will reopen on July 11.
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‘TWELFTH MAN’ SELECTED FOR THE ANTIGUA HAWKSBILLS
July 10th 2014
Digicel
Digicel announced that Alphonsine Bleau was chosen as the ultimate CPL super fan after an intense audition process.
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“A REAL GEM” REVIEW ON TRIPADVISOR
July 9th 2014
Coconut Beach Club
Check out the latest feedback from a happy guest who stayed at Coconut Beach Club.
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SUGAR BEAT: JULY 2014 EDITION
July 9th 2014
Sugar Ridge Hotel
The monthly newsletter for Sugar Ridge Resort has just been published, and is filled with news about special summer offerings from the resort, Sugar Club, Carmichael's and the Spa.
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ABCSI JULY/AUGUST NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE
July 8th 2014
A & B Coalition of Service Industries
The newsletter details regional trade,commerce and service industries' initiatives, classes, and developments.
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FASHION DESIGNERS SOUGHT FOR DOMINICANA MODA 2014
July 8th 2014
A & B Coalition of Service Industries
Designers interested in participating in this major regional fashion week need to complete applications by July 25, 2014.
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LIME PARTY MONARCH 2014 SEMI-FINALISTS
July 8th 2014
Antigua Carnival
See the semi-finalists who will compete on July 21st for a spot on the stage.
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SANDALS ANTIGUA RECEIVES TOP HOTEL AWARD
July 8th 2014
Sandals Grande Antigua
Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2014 ranks Sandals among list of Top Hotels and Resorts in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas.
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THREE SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED AT ABHTI
July 8th 2014
ABHTI
including the Selwyn James Scholarship and two scholarships given in honor of former ABHTI Director Muriel O'Mard.
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CPL TICKETS NOW ON SALE
July 7th 2014
Digicel
Tickets for the Biggest Party in Sports are now on sale online and through Digicel, Courts and the Sir Vivian Richards Crickets Grounds.
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VILLA 414B FOR SALE, HOLIDAY & LONG-TERM RENTALS
July 7th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
This totally revamped waterfront villa occupies a prime position in the desirable Jolly Harbour community.
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AYI ISSUE 68
July 4th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
The latest edition of the Antigua Yachting Insider is out now!
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AHTA SPONSORS NEW ROAD SIGNAGE
July 4th 2014
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
The AHTA Tourism Development Fund, along with the A & B Road Safety Group and SignCom, unveiled several new directional roads signs during the first phase of a project to replace damaged and faded signs.
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ROTARY CLUB OF ANTIGUA INSTALLS NEW BOARD
July 4th 2014
Rotary Club of Antigua
Rotary International and its membership celebrated its New Year on July 1st, 2014.
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NEW TROPHIES FOR RORC TRANSATLANTIC RACE
July 4th 2014
RORC Caribbean 600
Two magnificent perpetual trophies will be awarded to winners of the Royal Ocean Racing Club's inaugural Transatlantic Race this November.
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ANTIGUANS TAKE UP ATLANTIC CHALLENGE IN AID OF CHARITIES
July 3rd 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
All Antiguan crew and solo German take up Atlantic Rowing Challenge in aid of charities.
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APARTMENT 3, HAMILTON HOUSE FOR SALE
July 3rd 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
2-bedroom apartment for sale under the lush tropical hillsides of Valley Church.
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VILLA 335D FOR SALE
July 3rd 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
2-bedroom villa for sale with boat moorings on North Finger, Jolly Harbour. Priced at US$260,000.
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IWC AND SCOTIABANK WRAP-UP 2014 SCHOLARSHIPS
July 3rd 2014
International Women's Club
The IWC and Scotiabank are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Scholarship Programme.
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CARICOM YOUTH AMBASSADORS PREPARE FOR CARICOM DAY 2014
July 3rd 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
On Friday, 4th July 2014, the Caribbean Community would celebrate forty one (41) years since the signing of the Treaty of Chaguaramas.
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“BEST VIEWS” AND "DELICIOUS HOME COOKING” AT DENNIS RESTAURANT
July 2nd 2014
Dennis Cocktail Bar & Restaurant
were some of the enthusiastic comments by recent visitors in their reviews on Trip Advisor.
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SWALINGS PARTNERS WITH ANTIGUA HAWKSBILLS FOR CAMP DAY ACTIVITIES
July 2nd 2014
Swalings Antigua
On July 9th the camp will meet the Antiguan Hawksbills for games, lunch and autograph session. Sign up now.
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AHTA CELEBRATES EXCELLENCE AT ANNUAL NATIONAL TOURISM AWARDS GALA
July 2nd 2014
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
The tourism industry turned out in force to honour its brightest stars during the AHTA's 8th Annual National Tourism Awards.
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VILLA 237G FOR SALE
July 1st 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
2-bedroom villa with en-suite baths on Jolly Harbour, South Finger for sale at $285,000
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MI CASA FOR SALE
July 1st 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
2-bedroom waterfront villa for sale at $395,000 USD via JHR Caribbean Real Estate
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RHONE KIRBY TO PARTICIPATE IN YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES
July 1st 2014
Antigua Yacht Club
Antigua's Rhone Kirby will represent Antigua Yacht Club at the Youth Olympic Games to be held in China in August.
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AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT SCHEDULE: JULY - AUGUST 2014
July 1st 2014
American Airlines
See the schedule for flights with American Airlines in and out of Antigua, over 1st July to 31st August 2014.
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BIG BANANA’S CLUB 17°61° EXECUTIVE LOUNGE WINS LOUNGE OF THE YEAR AWARD
July 1st 2014
Big Banana
from the Priority Travel Group which manages 700 airport lounges internationally.
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2014 - 2015 CALENDAR OF YACHTING EVENTS IN ANTIGUA
July 1st 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
See a full Calendar of Yachting Events happening in Antigua over 2014 - 2015.
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