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April in Antigua

There is more to April than April fool’s day.  Did you fool anyone this year?  Or did you get fooled? April is the turning point between the northern and southern hemispheres and one of the most transitional months in the year.   Why?  Because if you’re on a budget it is the best time to find travel deals and as far as weather goes April is a fantastic time to visit Antigua. There is no shortage of activities in Antigua during …
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Altitude Accolades

Lots of excitement here at Bay House Restaurant & Bar as we end the first quarter on a high note.  We were recently listed by Caribbean Journal as one of the 11 High-Altitude Caribbean Restaurants that offer’s haute cuisine.  We are very honoured by this recognition as it shows that our Team is working together to ensure that each dining experience is memorable…KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK TEAM! Bright during the day and cozy and relaxing at nights the large …
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Planning the Perfect Vacation

Travelling is one of the most beautiful free time activities and planning that long-anticipated and well-deserved vacation is so much fun; all the new things to try and do and discover!  But finding the perfect place to stay and putting together an itinerary that will make everyone taking the trip happy, all while staying within budget can also be overwhelming. (Photo credit: Ferry Zievinger | Photography) Whether you’re squeezing in one last trip before it’s back to school, or getting …
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From  February 28 – March 13, 2014 it will be WE vs. THEM.  After four long years England returns to the Caribbean for a cricket tour for 3 ODIs in Antigua and 3 T20s in Barbados – two of the Caribbean islands with the most cricket fans.  Antigua and Barbados both have colourful cricket history, playing host to many of cricket’s best games and known for some of the world’s greatest players. The three ODI’s will be played right here …
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Happy New Year!

As we begin 2014 we say thank you again for choosing Trade Winds Hotel and Bay House Restaurant & Bar as your hotel and restaurant of choice during 2013.  As most do, over the past few days we’ve been looking back at the past year and from our perspective 2013 was an incredible year for us.  It began with the construction of new multimedia events facilities, continuing with the renovating and upgrading of our rooms.  Our Bay House Restaurant unveiled …
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Antigua and Barbuda One Family: Celebrating With Pride, Vision and Integrity.

“Antigua and Barbuda One Family: Celebrating With Pride, Vision and Integrity” is the theme under which we will be celebrating our 32 anniversary of Independence from Great Britian.  Antigua & Barbuda became an independent country on November 1, 1981 lowering the Union Jack and raising the Antigua & Barbuda Flag to our very own National Anthem. Leading up to November 1, a month long celebration of parades, expos, competitions, pageants and food fairs are enjoyed by both residents and visitors.  …
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Only A Dad.

For many of us, our fathers are our “heroes”, they provide love, guidance and support.   A good father can set an example of strength, honour, sacrifice and responsibility.  On Father’s Day we honour our Dads for their love and the lessons they have taught us over the years.  Here’s a beautiful poem that truly speaks to father and fatherhood. Only a Dad by Edgar A. Guest Only a dad with a tired face, Coming home from the daily race, Bringing …
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