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JANE & JERRY WEDDING TESTIMONIAL
January 16th 2018
Indigo - Antigua Wedding Planners
Read the 5-star review of Indigo by Jane who tied the knot with Jerry in November 2017 at Tamarind Hills.
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FULLY QUALIFIED PHYSIOTHERAPIST AT TREE HOUSE BODY SHOP
January 16th 2018
Tree House Body Shop
Abby is also a Pilates instructor from the UK, passionate about encouraging health and wellness.
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BOOK DAY CHARTERS & SUNSET CRUISES
January 16th 2018
Sailing Yacht Ivy Charters
Sailing Yacht Ivy is officially back in the water and ready to be chartered. Check out the new crew, website and more.
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FOR RENT: VILLA DRAGONFLY
January 15th 2018
Luxury Locations Antigua
Beautiful villa with partial views of the sea and sunset, and mountain views at the rear of the property is available for long term rental at US$2,000 monthly.
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FOR SALE: SUGAR RIDGE PLOT 3
January 15th 2018
Luxury Locations Antigua
Located at Sugar Ridge, a superb development and resort, this is perfect spot to create your own home away from home for only US$825,000.
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FOR SALE: WARNER ESTATE VILLA
January 15th 2018
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
This home is on the market for the first time and presents a rare and unique opportunity to acquire a large piece of an historic estate. Selling at US$1.45 Million.
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FOR SALE: SUNDANCE LODGE TOWNHOUSE
January 15th 2018
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
A great investment opportunity to own two, 2-bedrooms, 2-baths townhouse in Paradise View. Selling at US$350,000.
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FOR SALE: SUNSET VILLA
January 15th 2018
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
The villa sits on a 1/3 acre plot and features magnificent views of the neighbouring island. Reduced from US$725,000 to US$650,000.
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FOR SALE: PARADISE VIEW HOUSE
January 12th 2018
Richard Watson & Company
A beautiful recently built detached villa comprising 3,600 sq. ft. of well appointed living space is available for sale at US$995,000.
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FOR SALE: JENNINGS HOUSE
January 12th 2018
Richard Watson & Company
With a total of six bedrooms, this sizeable house is located in the popular area of Hodges Bay. Selling price is US$495,000.
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CANADA SUPPORTS DISASTER RELIEF
January 12th 2018
National Office of Disaster Services
The Canadian government is providing EC$100,000 dollars towards the Barbuda relief following Hurricane Irma.
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FOR SALE: FREEMANS BAY VILLA
January 12th 2018
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
This idyllic Caribbean villa offers care-free Caribbean living and unobstructed ocean views. Selling for US$1.15 Million.
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ANTIGUA 360º RACE STARTS ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH
January 12th 2018
The Superyacht Challenge Antigua
Organized by the Antigua Superyacht Challenge committee, the race is followed 3 days later by the RORC Caribbean 600 offshore classic.
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ASW - CHARTER OPPORTUNITIES & FLIGHT DEALS
January 12th 2018
Antigua Sailing Week
More than 65 teams from all over the world have already committed to the 51st edition of Antigua Sailing Week.
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WELCOME HOME FROM YOUR AMAZING JOURNEY & WHAT'S ON
January 11th 2018
What's On
This week's newsletter features the arrival of Team Antigua and other rowers in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge, parties, dining, sports, hotel deals & more.
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WORK STARTS ON NEOC NEW BUILDING
January 10th 2018
National Office of Disaster Services
Construction work has started on the new headquarters for the NEOC operated by the National Office of Disaster Services on American Road.
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CLASS ACTS FOR THE CARIBBEAN CLASSIC
January 10th 2018
RORC Caribbean 600
With just over a month before the start of the 10th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600, over 60 yachts have officially entered the Caribbean classic.
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VOTE NOW FOR SHEER ROCKS
January 10th 2018
Sheer Rocks Restaurant Bar Lounge
Sheer Rocks is running for USA Today’s 10 Best Restaurants in the Caribbean 2018 and need your help to get to the #1 spot!
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TIGER TYSON AT YOG QUALIFIERS
January 10th 2018
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Antigua’s Tiger Tyson is now in Cabarete, Dominican Republic, and continues preparations for the YOG qualifiers.
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12 FUN-FILLED EVENTS IN SUNNY ANTIGUA & BARBUDA FOR 2018
January 10th 2018
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
There are a variety of gatherings for all ages and interests as the destination will host an exciting lineup of sporting events, festivals and cultural gatherings.
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FOR SALE: PELICAN RIDGE VILLA
January 10th 2018
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
This newly constructed 6 bedroom home within the highly desirable waterfront private community of Crawl Bay can be yours at US$2.2 million.
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CAST YOUR VOTE NOW
January 9th 2018
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour
Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour has been nominated as one of the Caribbean's Best Attractions in USA Today 10Best Travel Awards.
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CRUISE SHIP CALENDAR: JANUARY 2018
January 8th 2018
Antigua & Barbuda Cruise Ship Timetable
View or print the PDF version of arrivals and departures of vessels scheduled to visit Antigua in January 2018.
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TEAM ANTIGUA ATLANTIC ROWERS READY FOR THE FINAL PUSH HOME
January 12th 2018
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge
Latest ETA’s see The Four Oarsmen arriving in Nelsons Dockyard this evening at around 9.30 pm; Team Antigua coming in tomorrow morning around 9.30 am and Swiss M’Ocean around two and a half hours later.
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VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR WANTED
January 8th 2018
Antigua Sailing Week
Antigua Sailing Week is looking for a volunteer coordinator to run the School Arts Competition. See how to apply for the position.
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HE'S GOT THE BALLS FOR ST. PAUL'S - GEOFFREY IS 80
January 6th 2018
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Absolutely fantastic sailor, raconteur and Caribbean to the bone, Geoffrey Pidduck is 80 today! Happy Birthday Geoffrey. Check out our tribute to him.
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JANUARY BLUES CURED WITH VITAMIN SEA & WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK
January 4th 2018
What's On
Find out how to beat the January Blues in this week's newsletter, party and dining night with great entertainment, and much more!
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CARIBBEAN REGATTAS
January 3rd 2018
Ondeck
If you’ve never tried it, participating in a Caribbean sailing regatta is a thrilling experience and one that is highly recommend.
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NELSON'S PURSUIT 2017 RACE RESULTS
January 3rd 2018
Nelson's Pursuit Race
The winner of the race which took place on December 30th was Caccia Alla Volpe skippered by Carlo Falcone.
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FEATURE: IT'S A WRAP - 2017 RORC TRANSATLANTIC RACE
January 2nd 2018
RORC Caribbean 600
A record 23 yachts started the 2017 RORC Transatlantic Race bound for Grenada.
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CLOSED SEASON
January 2nd 2018
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Nassau Grouper, Red Hind and Coney are now in closed season from January 1st – March 31st, 2018. Failure to comply carries a maximum fine of $50,000.
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NIFTY FIFTIES IN THE RORC CARIBBEAN 600
January 2nd 2018
RORC Caribbean 600
Two months prior to the start, 53 entries have already been received and the race starting from Antigua is on course to eclipse the record entry of 80 boats last year.
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DECEMBER 2017 REAL ESTATE INSIDER
December 29th 2017
Real Estate Guide Newsletter
If you have always dreamed of owning a restaurant beach-side or a beautiful home to live in or as an investment option, check out this month's publication for lots of inspiration.
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THE 50 BEST RESTAURANTS IN THE CARIBBEAN - 2017
December 29th 2017
Le Bistro Restaurant
Caribbean Journal having scoured and evaluated the region’s greatest restaurants has named Le Bistro as one of The 50 Best Restaurants.
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TAMARIND HILLS RECEIVE AWARD
December 29th 2017
Tamarind Hills
The Best Residential Development in Antigua was awarded to the company at the recent Caribbean Property Awards.
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ST. JAMES'S CLUB SUITE 702
December 29th 2017
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
This suite is available from February 17th to 24th, 2018 only, at a special rate of US$335 per night or US$2,345 per week.
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HIGHTIDE SERIES FINAL RACE RESULTS
December 28th 2017
Antigua Yacht Club
The Budget Marine High Tide series in 2017 turned out to be highly competitive and well organized. The winner was the Melges 24 Regardless.
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FOR SALE: MAMORA BAY VIEW
December 28th 2017
Richard Watson & Company
Located on a waterfront site, this house, standing on an acre plot, is structurally complete but needs finishing. Reasonable offers.
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FOR SALE: HILLSIDE VILLA
December 28th 2017
Richard Watson & Company
A substantial hilltop property comprising a detached family residence with 4-bedrooms and 2-baths is selling at a reduced price of US$$895,000.
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PEACE, LOVE & LIGHT TO ALL AND WHAT'S ON
December 28th 2017
What's On
This week's What's On newsletter features where to ring in 2018 at, sizzling specials and other events taking place around the island at this time of the year.
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FOR SALE: PAPA'S BY THE SEA
December 27th 2017
Richard Watson & Company
A rare opportunity to acquire a freehold beachfront restaurant & bar in a prime position. Price offers in the region of US$1,200,000.
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2018 ANTIGUA BERMUDA RACE - A UNIQUE RACE FOR ALL
December 27th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
Early entries promise a variety of yachts, including hi-tech ocean racers, luxury bluewater yachts and performance cruisers.
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NATIONAL PARKS ADVISORY
December 24th 2017
Nelsons Dockyard National Park
December 25th - 27th, will see a heavy increase in Cruise ship visitors to Nelson's Dockyard. Parking will be restricted.
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FOR SALE: VILLA PETRICHOR
December 22nd 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
Boasting a tranquil, elevated location with stunning views over Antigua’s world-famous west coast, this luxurious can be yours at $1,595,000.
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FOR SALE: CUNNINGHAM'S, CEDAR VALLEY
December 22nd 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
Beautiful three-bedroom property with separate guest cottage on Cedar Valley Golf Course is available for sale at US$985,000.
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LUXURY LOCATIONS MAGAZINE
December 22nd 2017
Luxury Locations Antigua
Issue 13 will be on island on January 1st and they are giving a sneak peak of their front cover. This edition is packed with interesting features.
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AA FLIGHT SCHEDULE: JANUARY - MARCH, 2018
December 22nd 2017
American Airlines
See the flight schedule for American Airlines for Antigua from January 1st to March 31st, 2018.
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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S
December 21st 2017
What's On
Check out this bumper issue of the What’s on Guide for the coming week including Christmas and New Year's Eve.
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SPA GIFT CERTIFICATES
December 21st 2017
Blue Waters Resort & Spa
With the purchase of any Gift Certificate during the holidays, you will receive a discount voucher for the Spa at Blue Waters Resort.
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CHRISTMAS GIFT CERTIFICATE
December 21st 2017
Elements Antigua
Say Merry Christmas with a Gift Certificate to the Powder Room Spa! Available at Admirals Inn reception and at Boom.
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FRENCH SPECIALTIES FOR THE HOLIDAYS
December 22nd 2017
La Brasserie French Restaurant & Bar
Try the delicious additions to La Brasserie's menu until Christmas Eve. Garlic Butter Snail & Fricassée of American lobster are just a few mentioned.
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CHRISTMAS GIFT VOUCHERS
December 20th 2017
Steph & Vladas Studio
This Christmas or for the New Year, give the gift of beauty such as hair and nails with gift cards from Steph and Vlada's Studio!
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ANTIGUANICE YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 127
December 20th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Spending Christmas in Antigua and more yachting news.
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JOIN THE FIGHT AGAINST PLASTIC
December 20th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Turn the tide on plastic. Complete the survey on behalf of the yacht that you work on, it only about 4-minutes to complete.
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SPECIAL CHRISTMAS BASKET
December 20th 2017
Incanto Restaurant & Lounge Bar
The basket contains L’Etoile La Rocchetta, the first Italian sparkling wine made with real 24K gold flakes & Leone Chocolate Truffles.
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UPDATE ON TEAM ANTIGUA IN TWAC 2017
December 20th 2017
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge
Less than a week in and Team Antigua holds first in the fleet since Day 3, 16th December.
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LAST CALL ON ASW DISCOUNTED ENTRY FEES
December 20th 2017
Antigua Sailing Week
A reminder that entry fees must be paid by December 31, 2017 in order to receive the discounted rate of US$10 per foot.
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ANTIGUA AT THE 2017 YOUTH SAILING WORLDS
December 20th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Team Antigua and Coach Karl James were in China recently for the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships.
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TIGER TYSON PREPS FOR NEXT OLYMPIC QUALIFIER
December 20th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Tiger Tyson heads to Cabarete, DR, for the next Youth Olympics Qualifier event.
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READERS' CHOICE - BOOK OF THE YEAR
December 20th 2017
Wadadli Youth Pen Prize
Name your favourite 2017 book release by an Antiguan and Barbudan writer before the end of 2017.
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SPENDING CHRISTMAS IN ANTIGUA: A YACHTING RACE AND PARTY PARADISE
December 19th 2017
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
If you’re spending Christmas in Antigua, the yachting and racing scene is just as busy as the party scene.
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INNOVATIVE DESTINATION OF THE YEAR AWARD
December 19th 2017
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Antigua and Barbuda has won the award in the 5th Annual Caribbean Travel Awards as released in December, by Caribbean Journal.
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SHEER ROCKS - ROCKS BOX
December 18th 2017
Sheer Rocks Restaurant Bar Lounge
Rocks Box is a wine & gin delivery subscription service, available the last Friday of every month. Orders are by subscription only.
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ANTIGUA DRAGON YACHT CLUB CHALLENGE RESULTS
December 18th 2017
Antigua Yacht Club
View the results for the eleven races which took place took place over Friday 15th and Saturday 16th December, 2017.
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AYC CHRISTMAS SAILING CAMP
December 18th 2017
Antigua Yacht Club
Registration is now open for Antigua Yacht Club - Christmas Sailing Camp for kids ages 8 to 18 years old.
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