Antigua and Barbuda is an unbiased Commonwealth nation comprising its 2 namesake islands and a number of other smaller ones. Positioned the place the Atlantic and Caribbean meet, it is identified for reef-lined seashores, rainforests and resorts. Its English Harbour is a yachting hub and the positioning of historic Nelson’s Dockyard. Within the capital, St. John’s, the nationwide museum shows indigenous and colonial artefacts.

North of downtown St. John’s is Dickenson Bay, a large seaside backed by resorts and bars. Antigua’s different sandy strips embrace Half Moon Bay, fashionable for windsurfing, and Darkwood Seashore, famous for snorkelling. Further exercise highlights are boating, zip-lining by means of rainforest cover and climbing from English Harbour to Shirley Heights, a former British army lookout identified for panoramic views and sundown events with reside music. Additionally identified for its seashores and reefs, laid-back Barbuda Island is the positioning of Frigate Chook Sanctuary, a habitat for hanging, red-pouched frigate birds and greater than 150 different chook species.