Category Archives: Carnival | Events | Festivals

How Are The New Year’s Resolutions Coming Along?

Ok so we’ve purposely waited until now to write about those pesky things we call “New Year’s Resolutions”.  How are you getting along with yours?  Most of us throughout December as we’re indulging in festive treats, we were already mentally making our 2014 resolutions.   Old favourites such as losing weight, saving money, travel more, be kinder tops out most lists.  Research however shows that most of us will only make it a week or even a month and fewer than …
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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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Season Greetings

As we come to the close of another year Trade Winds Hotel and Bay House Restaurant & Bar would like to take this opportunity to wish you our guests, fans, family and friends a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  Thank you for making us your Hotel and Restaurant of choice during the year. Come spend a tropical Christmas vacation in paradise at Trade Winds Hotel, choosing from our Winter Escape or Weekend Days specials with savings as much at 20%. …
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Celebrating Our Heroes!

“Our human compassion binds us the one to the other – not in pity or patronizingly, but as human beings who have learnt how to turn our common suffering into hope for the future.” – Nelson Mandela. As we prepare for our annual Heroes Day Celebration here in Antigua & Barbuda on Monday 9, December the death of beloved peace icon Nelson Mandela will resonate with us.  Mr. Mandela redefined the meaning of courage, sacrifice and forgiveness and to the …
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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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Plan Your Trip Around Island Events

Being a Caribbean island with summer like weather all year around and tourism as our main industry there is always something happening in Antigua.  Some of the biggest events include the annual carnival celebrations and fetes, sailing week and yacht shows, fishing tournaments, golfing, cycling and cricket tournaments.   No matter what time of the year, you’re bound to find one-of-a-kind festivals, cultural performances and other events to entertain you during your stay in Antigua. In the upcoming months as the …
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