Where Are We?
Antigua is the main island of the twin island nation state called Antigua and Barbuda. It is a stunning Caribbean Island. Few countries can rival its natural beauty. Although small in size (281 sq km), Antigua boasts 365 beaches with shimmering white sand and clear turquoise waters. Antigua is also rich in social and cultural history. You can find a deep desire to connect with Africa among its people.
The Atlantic Ocean washes Antigua’s eastern coastline. At 17.1N 61W, Antigua is 5,000 km from Senegal and about 7000 km from Nigeria. 90,000 people live on the islands. The majority of the population are of African descent. English is the official language.