Antigua and Barbuda

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About Country

Capital
St. John's
Population
Approximately 98,000 (2021 estimate)
Population Density
223 people per square kilometer
GDP
$1.6 billion (2020 estimate)
Language
English is the official language
Currency
Eastern Caribbean dollar
National Dish
Fungee and Pepperpot (a stew made with salted meat and vegetables served with cornmeal dumplings)
Religion
Christianity is the predominant religion in Antigua and Barbuda, with the Anglican Church being the largest denomination
Climate
Antigua and Barbuda has a tropical climate, with a rainy season from May to November and a dry season from December to April
Main Industries
Tourism, financial services, and agriculture (particularly sugar cane and cotton)
Level of Development
Antigua and Barbuda is considered a high-income country with a human development index (HDI) ranking of 77 out of 189 countries (2020)
Area
Approximately 440 square kilometers

Experience the ultimate island getaway in Antigua and Barbuda 🇦🇬! Relax on pristine beaches 🏖️, dive into crystal-clear waters 🌊, and soak up the laid-back vibes 🍹. Discover the vibrant culture and stunning natural beauty of this Caribbean gem!

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Main Attractions

Some of the main tourist attractions in Antigua and Barbuda include:

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    The beaches, which are some of the most beautiful in the Caribbean, with white sand and crystal-clear waters.

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    The Nelson's Dockyard National Park, a restored 18th-century British naval dockyard that is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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    The Antigua Rainforest Canopy Tour, which offers visitors the chance to zip-line through the island's lush rainforest.

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    The Museum of Antigua and Barbuda, which provides a fascinating insight into the islands' history and culture.

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    The Frigate Bird Sanctuary, which is home to one of the largest colonies of frigate birds in the world.

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    The Shirley Heights Lookout, which offers panoramic views over the island and is a popular spot for watching the sunset.

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    The Antigua and Barbuda Sport Fishing Tournament, which takes place annually and attracts anglers from around the world.

These are just a few examples of the many attractions that Antigua and Barbuda has to offer. Visitors to the islands can also enjoy sailing, diving, and snorkeling, as well as sampling the local cuisine and soaking up the relaxed Caribbean atmosphere.

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