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Check Antigua Off Your List.

“Many things will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart…pursue those.”  – Anonymous Wow, we are half way through the year already, and before you know it Christmas will be upon us.  SLOW down you say…I’m guessing you have many things on your travel wish list for 2014, including that vacation in Antigua to tick off your list…but you haven’t found a way to do so yet.  You need this vacation badly but, a few things …
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Class of 2014

6pm every Wednesday as I browse through my to-do-list for the day, there is that one task that is never completed “write weekly blog post”.  It gets added to Thursday’s list and also makes an appearance on Friday’s and then around noon panic sets it…oh what should I write about?  One might think as a blogger coming up with interesting topics within my niche every week is easy, but sometimes the mind doesn’t corporate or it seems like I’ve written …
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The Origin of “Keep Calm And…”

Over lunch last week whilst discussing summer break and carnival plans one of my lunch pals randomly blurted: “Did you know that the Keep Calm phrase has been around since World War II?” Everyone stopped talking and in unison looked at him and asked “What?”  (All thinking what does that have to do with our carnival plans.) “Yeah it was a motivational poster intended to raise the morale of the British public in the aftermath of widely predicted mass air …
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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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WE vs. THEM

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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