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Category: Antigua & Barbuda travel news

Antigua & Barbuda Travel & Tourism News for visitors. It is an island sovereign state in the West Indies in the Americas, lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It consists of two major islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden and York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda). The permanent population numbers about 95,900 (2018 est.), with 97% being resident on Antigua.

Royal Caribbean signs agreement with Antigua for first Royal Beach Club

editor editor- February 14, 2020

Royal Caribbean International and the Government of Antigua and Barbuda, along with the assistance of the Consulate General of Antigua ... Read More

Sandals Resorts International Kicks Off a New Decade with 11 Prestigious Awards

editor editor- January 21, 2020

Sandals Resorts International received 11 prestigious awards last night at the 27th Annual World Travel Awards™ Caribbean Gala Ceremony held ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda reaches 300,000th stay-over visitor milestone in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2020

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Officials began ringing in the New Year early at the V.C. Bird International Airport, as visitors ... Read More

Supermodel Couple Afiya Bennett and Lloyd Dickenson on a Romantic Honeymoon in Antigua and Barbuda

editor editor- December 19, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda, is the start of ‘happily ever after, for sizzling model couple, “The Face” star Afiya Bennett and ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda celebrate tourism heroes at Black Pineapple Awards

editor editor- December 6, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda celebrated the success of a record-breaking year in Tourism by hosting the inaugural annual Black Pineapple Awards ... Read More

Sandals Resorts Hawaii? A Caribbean Vacation in Hawaii?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 16, 2019

The Hawaiian Islands and their Caribbean counterparts are separated by thousands of miles and also by some vast cultural differences. ... Read More

ATBA promotes Donyelle Bird-Browne to Senior Business Development Manager, USA

editor editor- October 1, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority USA office is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Donyelle Bird-Browne to Senior ... Read More

Next Hurricane Karen threatening Caribbean

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 22, 2019

Currently Karen is a Tropical Storm with all the ingredience of becoming anothr Hurricane. A Watch has been issued for ... Read More

Caribbean youth to tackle issues of smart travel and jobs of the future at CTO regional event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 20, 2019

Students from 14 Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) member countries will tackle some of the most pertinent issues facing the regional ... Read More

Royal Caribbean’s CEO to present at CTO’s Caribbean tourism outlook forum

mm Chief Assignment Editor- September 18, 2019

Member governments of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will have a unique opportunity to sit face-to-face with the top executive ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda business soars as #WhatCoolLooksLike summer campaign delivers positive growth!

editor editor- September 12, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority’s summer campaign #WhatCoolLooksLike is delivering on target, as just three months into the campaign, ... Read More

Antigua Barbuda Hamptons Challenge Regatta names winners

editor editor- August 13, 2019

The results are in, and the annual Antigua Barbuda Hamptons Challenge Regatta was celebrated in style as the race festivities ... Read More

Antigua launches new honeymoon registry during romance month

editor editor- June 24, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has unveiled its new honeymoon registry, which is expected to target the growing weddings ... Read More

CTO’s Caribbean Week a monumental success for Antigua & Barbuda

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) concluded a week of highly productive meetings and successful activations at the Caribbean ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has recognized President & CEO of the PM Group, Noel Mignott, for his extraordinary efforts ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda strengthens its partner relations for win-win solutions for the upcoming cruise season 2019/2020

editor editor- April 12, 2019

Antigua & Barbuda’s Tourism Delegation led by the Hon. H. Charles Fernandez held a series of meetings with the country’s ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda launches new global summer campaign: #WhatCoolLooksLike

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority has unveiled its new global summer campaign, #WhatCoolLooksLike, which is expected to convey the ... Read More

American Airlines resumes Miami-Antigua service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Tourism and Investment along with the country’s Tourism Authority has announced the resumption of ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda announces new Chairperson of the Tourism Authority Board of Directors and US Director of Tourism

editor editor- January 30, 2019

The Honorable Minister of Tourism and Investment Charles ‘Max’ Fernandez, has announced the appointment of Mrs. Lorraine Headley-Raeburn as Chairperson ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda receives over one million visitors for 2018

editor editor- January 18, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda welcomed over one million visitors to the destination in 2018. Read More

Antigua and Barbuda ready to roll out the red carpet for adventurous Team Antigua Island Girls

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

Antigua and Barbuda, with its strong heritage of yacht racing and moniker as the Sailing Capital of the Caribbean, is ... Read More

Antigua & Barbuda in bad economic shape despite tourism increase

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 26, 2018

The President of the Antigua & Barbuda Business Alliance said an increase in tourism, more than local consumption, is what ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda welcome new American Airlines flights for winter season

editor editor- December 19, 2018

Twin-island destination of Antigua and Barbuda doubles flight capacity from Miami for peak season. Read More

Antigua’s Carlisle Bay announces new managers join the team

editor editor- September 21, 2018

Carlisle Bay in Antigua announced the appointment of two new managers - Executive Asst. Manager and Asst. Manager of Food ... Read More

Hurricane Irma: Report on Villa Rental openings in St. Barths, Anguilla, St.Martin, USVI, BVI

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 11, 2018

Hurricane Irma still is in the recovery mode in the Caribbean.For the season starting Nov 1, 2018, the Private Villa ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda and Sir Vivian Richards delight fans at India Day Parade

editor editor- August 20, 2018

Antigua and Barbuda, Sir Vivian Richards, & International Cricket Council teamed up to promote the destination and landmark T20 World ... Read More

Antigua & Barbuda Hampton’s Yachting Challenge goes off and ends with a bang!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 19, 2018

Twin Island Destination Celebrates Success of Annual Regatta and Strengthening Ties in The Hamptons. The Antigua and Barbuda Hamptons Yacht ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda demonstrates strong tourism growth in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 16, 2018

Tourism Officials report that, for the first time in over 15 years, Antigua and Barbuda has shown the strongest visitor ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda continues romance month celebrations with successful sweepstakes twitter chat

editor editor- June 21, 2018

The Caribbean’s Most Romantic Destination, Antigua and Barbuda, teamed up with hotel and island partners as well as iExplore to ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda celebrate success of 5th annual Antigua Barbuda Showcase with over 150 attendees

editor editor- June 16, 2018

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority with the Antigua Hotels and Tourist Association successfully hosted the 5th annual “Showcase Antigua ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda end Caribbean Week on high with exclusive media luncheon and Rum & Rhythm

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 10, 2018

Caribbean Week 2018, was a resounding success for Antigua and Barbuda, where the destination asserted its position as the destination ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda tourism officials celebrate CTO Caribbean Week in New York

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2018

Led by Antigua and Barbuda’s Minister of Tourism and Investment, Hon. Charles “Max” Fernandez, Antigua and Barbuda Government officials are ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda launches Facebook and Instagram sweepstakes and VIP treatment for couples during June “Romance Month” promotion

editor editor- June 6, 2018

Tourism officials in Antigua and Barbuda are gearing up for another exciting June – The Month of Romance. Antigua and Barbuda, ... Read More

12 fun-filled events in sunny Antigua and Barbuda for 2018

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- February 12, 2018

(St. John’s, Antigua) – Known for its 365-beaches Antigua and Barbuda is a favorite Caribbean destination for year-round events and ... Read More

Antigua and Barbuda’s Half Moon Bay welcomes Rosewood Hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2018

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts is working with Replay Resorts on the creation of a luxury resort on the picturesque Half ... Read More

Rosewood Half Moon Bay Antigua to open in 2021

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2018

With its secluded location and breath-taking beach, Half Moon Bay is one of the world's most stunning hidden gems. Read More