Antigua is the larger of the two main islands that make up . It is a beautiful getaway and many tourists enjoy the really energetic island culture but also the peace and tranquility that the surrounding seas bring.

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is the capital city of .

is a town on the island of . It was the original British settlement on the island.

is a town in southern . VC Bird International Airport is approximately 15 miles away and is served by flights from the UK, US and elsewhere.


  • Type:  island
  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  67,000
  • IATA airport code:  ANU
  • Latitude:  17° 3' 36" (17.06°) north
  • Longitude:  61° 48' (61.8°) west
  • Elevation:  70 meters (230 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Antigua
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Antigua

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Catalan:  Illa dAntigua Chinese:  安地卡島 Galician:  Illa Antiga Hebrew:  אנטיגואה Japanese:  アンティグア島 Lithuanian:  Antigva Macedonian:  Антигва Portuguese:  Antígua Spanish:  Isla Antigua Spanish:  Santa María de la Antigua Island of Antigua

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