Boutique inns are something that Antigua does very well, and this one is no exception, with its nine rooms, all with four poster beds and Italian linens. There’s a sun deck with a small pool for cooling off. All in all, the timber and iron gate that you will nose through from the streets leads to a welcome respite and a romantic spot.
Colonial architecture and cobbled streets would be enough for a unique atmosphere but the volcanoes edging up over the tile roofs add to the memorable nature of this city. You can explore the streets easily on foot, stopping off at crumbling churches and to admire the smart townhouses. Be sure to indulge in a culinary scene that’s still a well-kept secret.
Ways you can help in Antigua
On the outskirts of Antigua are villagers living in terrible conditions: shacks of corrugated iron, woefully inadequate for the rainy season, bringing on sickness and disease, and lower productivity and school absences that ensue. You can make a difference for one family by helping build them a home, a safe place to live, to which […]