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WORLD CLASS ADDITION TO AUA ROHRMAN ANTIGUA
February 22nd 2019
Rohrman Sports Association
Aurelien Raphael is the latest stellar name to be added to a growing list of world-class triathletes.
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NELSON’S DOCKYARD VOTED THE BEST CARIBBEAN ATTRACTION
February 22nd 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
The only working Georgian naval dockyard topped the category in the annual 10Best Readers’ Choice Award.
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STEFANO MITCHELL WINS 2018 SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR
February 22nd 2019
Antigua Swim Team
Congratulations are in order for swimmer Stefano Mitchell, who has been awarded the title of 2018 Sportsman of the Year
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600 LATEST VIDEO
February 21st 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Check out the video of the early arrivals including interviews and Class40 winner.
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WIZARD WINS THE RORC CARIBBEAN 600 TROPHY
February 21st 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
David and Peter Askew's American Volvo 70 Wizard has won the trophy, scoring the best corrected time under IRC.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600 CLOSING PARTY & WHAT'S ON
February 21st 2019
What's On
Don't miss the RORC Caribbean 600 Closing Party, Pig Roast, Golf Championship, Farmers Market and other events highlighted in this week's newsletter.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600: CLASS40 FIGHT TO THE FINISH
February 21st 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Catherine Pourre's French Class40 Eärendil won Line Honours for the second year in a row.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600: MAGIC MOMENT - MONOHULL LINE HONOURS FOR WIZARD
February 20th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Wizard has set the bar for the overall win under IRC for the trophy.
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CREATIVE SPACE #2 OF 2019: SPORTS SHINES
February 20th 2019
What's On
Read Joanne's blog about The National Sports Awards which was held on February 16th.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600: RECORD FOR MASERATI AND MULTIHULL LINE HONOURS
February 20th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Maserati crossed the finish line at 20:49:00 AST on Tuesday.
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THE ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA TOURISM INSIDER
February 20th 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Check out the 2019 events calendar, the opening of Royalton and more featured in this publication.
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ANTIGUANICE YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 149
February 20th 2019
AntiguaNice Yachting Insider Newsletter
Maserati takes Multihull line honours and race record in RORC Caribbean 600 and more yachting news.
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RORC CARIBBEAN: 600 MULTIHULL SPAGHETTI WESTERN
February 19th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Multi70 Maserati and MOD70 Argo have been ripping up the race track.
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ANTIGUA 360 RACE RESULTS
February 20th 2019
The Superyacht Challenge Antigua
The recent Antigua 360 Race, with a 52-mile course circumnavigating Antigua, was held on Friday 15th February.
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TWO MORE TEAMS TO WELCOME FOR TWAC18
February 19th 2019
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge
25 of 27 teams in the 2018 Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge have crossed the finish line and enjoyed an awe-inspiring welcome into Nelson’s Dockyard
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ANOTHER ENTRY FOR ANTIGUA CLASSICS FROM THE PANERAI TRANSAT CLASSIQUE
February 19th 2019
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
The 1936 Bermudan Ketch Coch y Bondhu will be joining the 32nd edition.
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BLAST OFF FOR THE RORC CARIBBEAN 600
February 19th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
The 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 kicked off in spectacular conditions off the south coast of Antigua. Watch the video.
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA REPRESENTED AT AGRIFEST
February 18th 2019
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
The twin island is making its presence felt at the fair in St. Croix, U.S.V.I
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52ND ASW WOOS NON-SAILORS WITH FANTASTIC PARTY LINE-UP
February 18th 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Visitors can catch the excitement of the race with scenic hikes, sea excursions and more.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600: GET SET FOR A CRACKER + PREVIEW VIDEO
February 18th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Five starts are scheduled from 1100-1140 local time with the multihulls in the final start.
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HOW TO FOLLOW THE 2019 RORC CARIBBEAN 600
February 15th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
On Monday 18th February, all eyes will be on Antigua as around 80 boats from over 20 countries will start the RORC Caribbean 600.
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DELIVERY SERVICE AVAILABLE
February 14th 2019
The Larder
Order online from the larder and have your breakfast, lunch or dinner delivered to you.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600 SPECTATOR'S GUIDE & WHAT'S ON
February 14th 2019
What's On
In this week's newsletter we feature Valentine's Day gifts ideas and intimate dinners, how to view the start of the RORC Caribbean 600 and much more.
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JHYC VALENTINE'S REGATTA RESULTS
February 14th 2019
Jolly Harbour Yacht Club
The Jolly Harbour Yacht Club Valentine's Regatta was held over 8th - 10th February 2019, with 2 days of racing and entertainment evenings.
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BATTLE LINES FOR THE RORC CARIBBEAN 600
February 13th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Seventy-eight yachts have entered the race. Ten multihulls will be racing, boasting phenomenal talent among the crews.
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CREW DEALS & SAILOR PACK
February 13th 2019
Cambusa Italian Restaurant
Get the Tower of Muscle Foods for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner at Cambusa Italian Restaurant. No tax, No service charge, and Free delivery!
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ANTIGUANICE REAL ESTATE GUIDE: FEBRUARY 2019
February 12th 2019
Real Estate Guide Newsletter
Check out the latest properties and plots on the market in this month's real estate newsletter. Find beachfront homes with spectacular sea views, resort style properties & more.
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BIG BANANA NOW SERVING BREAKFAST
February 12th 2019
Big Banana
Stop by and sample the delicious items on the new menu from 7am-10:30am through Monday to Saturday.
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FOR SALE: VILLA 223B
February 11th 2019
Antigua Estates
A nicely presented and spacious 2-bedroom villa in Jolly Harbour is selling at a reduced price of US$360,000.
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CREATIVE SPACE #1 OF 2019: THE LONG WALK
February 11th 2019
What's On
Read Joanne's blog about Zahra Airall’s staging of the play – an original slave/plantation era Antiguan and Barbudan play.
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FOR RENT: PIGEON BEACH VILLA AT WINDWARD ESTATE
February 11th 2019
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
This stunning villa on beautifully landscaped gardens can be rented from US$2,915 per night or US$20,400 weekly.
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CRUISE SHIP SCHEDULE: FEBRUARY - MARCH 2019
February 11th 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Cruise Ship Timetable
View or print the PDF version of arrivals and departures of vessels scheduled to visit Antigua in February and March 2019.
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STAY CONNECTED WITH BEECONNECTED
February 11th 2019
Tripservice.me
Stay connected with the tripHUB MiFi powered by Digicel which are portable and pocket sized.
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FOR SALE: SEAVIEW – VALLEY CHURCH BAY
February 8th 2019
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
A lovely home with spectacular uninterrupted ocean views of Antigua’s west coast is on the market at US$1.995 million.
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REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR 2019 QUEEN OF CARNIVAL
February 8th 2019
Antigua Carnival
Applicants must be between the ages of 18 & 26, and a citizen of Antigua and Barbuda.
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ELEMENTS ANTIGUA: FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER
February 8th 2019
Elements Antigua
Take time to Nourish, Revitalize & Heal. Book a relaxing and romantic couples massage for Valentine's Day.
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THE CUTTING EDGE OF THE RORC CARIBBEAN 600
February 8th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
In recent years the multihull fleet has been on the rise and the current race record is most definitely under threat.
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NOT A SAILOR? CHASE AND CELEBRATE WITH ASW!
February 7th 2019
Antigua Sailing Week
Experience a part of the hot racing action on the water by Chasing the Races in this year's regatta.
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A RED HOT AND ROMANTIC VALENTINE'S DAY & WHAT'S HOT
February 7th 2019
What's On
Check out the pre and Valentine's Day happenings, undraisers, themed dining nights, art exhibition, exciting hash and more in this week's newsletter.
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FOR SALE: GALLEON HEIGHTS
February 7th 2019
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
Stunning 3-bedroom hillside home set directly above Galleon Beach on 0.4 acres of landscaped terraced gardens. Buy for US$1.495 million.
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DATES SET FOR THE NEXT RESORT INSTRUCTOR COURSE
February 7th 2019
Caribbean Sailing Association
The third CSA Resort Instructor course will be held on March 11th - 13th and May 27th - 29th 2019 at the National Sailing Academy.
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SHELTER MANAGER WANTED AT PAAWS
February 7th 2019
Protect Antiguan Animals With a Smile
If you're an animal lover and have strong leadership skills etc., this might be the job for you. Apply by February 16th.
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JUST IN TIME FOR VALENTINE'S DAY
February 6th 2019
A. S. Bryden and Sons (Antigua) Ltd.
Celebrate your love with the Bosford Rose Premium Gin from A.S. Bryden's & Sons Ltd.
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ANTIGUANICE YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 148
February 5th 2019
AntiguaNice Yachting Insider Newsletter
Rebecca wins Superyacht Challenge Antigua, new date for 10th edition, and more yachting news.
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TEAM ANTIGUA ISLAND GIRLS ARRIVAL & TWAC UPDATE
February 5th 2019
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge
After 47 days, 8 hours and 25 minutes, the Team Antigua Island Girls completed the 2018 Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge in 13th position.
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LIMITED EDITION RORC CARIBBEAN 600 MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE
February 19th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
The fantastic range of race gear by Musto includes t-shirts, polos, shorts and more for both men & women.
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OPTIMIST WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTERED COUNTRIES
February 5th 2019
Antigua Yacht Club
So far there are 221 sailors from 52 countries registered, with a few more still to come.
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A NEW APPROACH TO ANTIGUA CLASSICS
February 5th 2019
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
Carlo Falcone explains some of the changes that will be made for the 2019 Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta.
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RORC CARIBBEAN 600: SPECTATOR INFO
February 5th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
The 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 will start on 18th February off Fort Charlotte, Antigua.
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SUPERYACHT CHALLENGE: WINNERS & NEW DATE ANNOUNCED
February 4th 2019
The Superyacht Challenge Antigua
After four days of exciting racing & parties, the challenge came to a conclusion.
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FOR RENT: SAVANNAH HOUSE
February 4th 2019
Island Living Ltd
Tastefully furnished two and three bedroom villa located on a quiet street in Hodges Bay. Rent from US$2,500 monthly.
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ABSAR RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE
February 4th 2019
Antigua and Barbuda Search and Rescue
Win a weekend for two at The Inn at English Harbour, an iPad & more. Pop into the Medic Station and get your winning ticket today!
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THE CITIZEN: ISSUE 3
February 4th 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Explore the island’s best anchorages. Race, chase, celebrate and recycle at ASW and more in this issue.
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RESCUE DIVER COURSE
February 4th 2019
Dive Carib
Sign up for the next course on February 7th and 8th with Dive Carib. Special rate of US$450 for crews this week only!
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SUPERYACHT CHALLENGE: BIRTHDAY GIRL
February 2nd 2019
The Superyacht Challenge Antigua
The penultimate day of the Superyacht Regatta was a special day for Rebecca. 20 years old and still looking as beautiful.
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ANTIGA AND BARBUDA AT CHTA MARKETPLACE 2019
January 31st 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
The event is the region’s largest and most significant marketing forum.
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SUPERYACHT CHALLENGE: SPARKLING IN ANTIGUA!
February 1st 2019
The Superyacht Challenge Antigua
The second day of racing had all the hallmarks of spectacular racing.
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HARPER’S ASW SCHOOL ART COMPETITION
February 4th 2019
Antigua Sailing Week
Budding artists and environmentalists will have an opportunity to design a poster to eliminate single-use plastic.
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9TH SUPERYACHT CHALLENGE UNDERWAY IN ANTIGUA
February 1st 2019
The Superyacht Challenge Antigua
Racing is underway in spectacular conditions off the south coast of Antigua.
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BIODIGESTER INSTALLED
February 1st 2019
Goatland
A waste-to-energy Biodigester has been installed at Goatland.
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VOTE FOR CURTAIN BLUFF
January 31st 2019
Curtain Bluff Spa
Vote for the resort in this year's Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards.
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FOR SALE: GALLEON HEIGHTS
January 31st 2019
Richard Watson & Company
A beautiful 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom villa on Galleon Beach is selling at US$1,495,000.
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NATIONAL YOUTH AWARDS
January 31st 2019
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Get your nominations in now for The Department of Youth Affairs - National Youth Awards nominations.
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WINDIES HAS GOT THE BAT, DOES ENGLAND HAVE THE BALLS...
January 31st 2019
What's On
Amazing events in this week's newsletter include the 2nd Test Match between the West Indies and England, Super Bowl screenings & much more.
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NEW CHAIRPERSON & US DIRECTOR OF TOURISM
January 31st 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Appointments strengthen Tourism Authority as destination is positioned for continued record breaking growth.
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ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK - BIG BOAT BONANZA
January 31st 2019
Antigua Sailing Week
With just three months to go before the 52nd edition of ASW there is a fantastic line up of yachts entered.
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THE LATEST ENTRIES FOR ANTIGUA CLASSICS 2019
January 30th 2019
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
New and old entries keep registering so our 32nd Regatta in April is looking like it will be a very exciting and competitive event.
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ACT BOUNCES THE BALL INTO THE FUTURE
January 29th 2019
ACT
Two Lenovo i3 Laptops were contributed to the cause to facilitate the FIBA Live Stats for divisions II and III.
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HARE & TORTOISE CHARITY SWIM
January 29th 2019
National Sailing Academy
Calling all swimmers and swim teams to participate in the contest on Sunday, February 24th.
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SEIZE THE OPPORTUNITY - YOUTH IN THE RORC CARIBBEAN 600
January 29th 2019
RORC Caribbean 600
Young up-and-coming sailors will be racing alongside and against some of the world's best.
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1ST ANNUAL ANTIGUA INTERNATIONAL HANSA CHAMPIONSHIPS
January 28th 2019
National Sailing Academy
Check out the full results for the Championship
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FREE DINGHY SERVICE
January 28th 2019
Incanto Restaurant & Lounge Bar
Enjoy amazing views, food and free water taxi to and from Incanto to The Inn, Nelson’s Dockyard and Boom.
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CONFERENCE FACILITIES AVAILABLE
January 28th 2019
Sugar Ridge Hotel
Change the way you meet! Rent the fully equipped facilities at Sugar Ridge.
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CEI 2019 CATALOG (DIGITAL VERSION)
January 28th 2019
Colombian Emeralds International
Discover the awesome EFFY his and her styles, as well as the exquisite collections for the 2019 season.
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FLOW DIGITAL TV SERVICE
January 25th 2019
FLOW
The TV service is now available in All Saints Road, Browne’s Avenue, Radio Range and other areas.
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ANTIGUANICE YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 147
January 25th 2019
AntiguaNice Yachting Insider Newsletter
Read about the Superyacht Challenge Antigua and more yachting news.
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CHANGE YOUR MINDSET IN SAILING
January 25th 2019
Caribbean Sailing Association
Read the article by Alison Sly-Adams about the great work being done for the disabled by Sailabilty.
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TEAM ANTIGUA ISLAND GIRLS ARRIVAL NOTICE
January 28th 2019
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge
Please take note of rules for mariners welcoming the Team Antigua Island Girls, and traffic guidelines.
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HISTORY-MAKING ROW AND ACTION-PACKED GOLF & CRICKET GAMES
January 24th 2019
What's On
Check out the hottest sporting events on January’s calendar, the fantastic dining offerings, party nights, fundraisers & more in this week's newsletter.
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RENT NOMAD CO-WORKING CAFE
January 24th 2019
Nomad
Are you looking for a fresh spot for meetings? Nomad is the perfect co-working cafe with private rooms.
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BEST CARIBBEAN ISLAND FOR ROMANCE
January 23rd 2019
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Vote for Antigua to win USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Award
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CAST YOUR VOTE FOR CURTAIN BLUFF
January 23rd 2019
Curtain Bluff Spa
The resort has been nominated for 2019 Best Caribbean Resort by USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards.
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