Surrounded by the Atlantic and the Pacific is where is Antigua and Barbuda, a twin island country in the Americas. It comprises of major islands, Antigua and Barbuda, along with other smaller islands. Places to visit in Antigua and Barbuda include the Museum of Antigua and Barbuda for those interested in the origins of this mysterious island. For bird lovers, a visit to the Frigate Bird Sanctuary is a must. It hems Barbuda’s west coast and is home to one of the largest colonies of frigate birds. You will find over 5000 of these black feathered birds nesting in the mangroves of the Codrington Lagoon National Park and amongst the bushes. In the mating season, the site is abuzz with these critters and it is a prime time for birders to explore this place. Other bird species also inhabit the lagoon.
Places to visit in Antigua and Barbuda include the beaches; and more beaches. They say life is a beach and Antigua and Barbuda is a beach itself. With a pink strand that hems the reef, crystal clear waters and frigates squawking, this is a dream vacation in the Caribbean. Some of Barbuda’s best beaches line its west coast, mainly Coral Group Bay and Access Beach that have coral formations and consequently make ideal snorkeling points. For an even better snorkeling experience, sail further to Gravenor Bay wedged between Coco Point and Spanish Point, which have coral reefs as well. The underwater imagery will surely be worth it.
Hop on a discovery tour that runs from St. John’s and you will enthralled by the scenic beauty of Antigua and Barbuda as you go on this island safari. Ride the Devil’s bridge which is a natural limestone bridge and imagine being suspended on the raging currents of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. Throughout the tour of the beaches, you will have the chance to pick and feast upon organic fruits that are produced by the plantation in that area. Savor the fresh taste of mangoes, pineapple and guava as you cruise along the island.
Afloat between the waters of the Caribbean and the Atlantic is where is Antigua and Barbuda with serene beaches and untouched coasts that invite you to explore them however you like it. Head over to any bay in Antigua for a swim or just to be mesmerized by the sunset. Lounge by the beach and gaze away into the horizon as another great day closes.
The Aquanaut Diving Centre, located in beautiful English Harbor offers experienced diving lessons and excursions throughout southern Antigua. The owner and main instructor, John Charlesworth, has been diving in Antigua for over 30 years. This reputable establishment is recognized by the PADI International Resort Association Member, and is authorized to certify you in a variety of diving conditions. Consider checking out this center, and return from your vacation a fully certified diver; talk ... read more