Curtain Bluff Resort I was standing on a corner in Guanajuato, Mexico looking at my phone while waiting to cross the street, when I received an email invitation to experience Curtain Buff. Without giving it a second though, I immediately replied that of course I would love to go. I had been to Antigua five years previously (see Jumby Bay and Hermitage Bay), and it had remained one of my all-time favorite Caribbean islands for having a great vibe, lots of luxury resorts, and s
CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING WITH THE “ISLAND OF THANKS” GETAWAY AT ROSEWOOD JUMBY BAY ANTIGUA, WEST INDIES (September 27, 2013) – This Thanksgiving leave the all-consuming holiday cooking and entertaining behind for a luxury, private-island family retreat off the coast of Antigua at Rosewood Jumby Bay. From pumpkin painting for children to Antiguan rum tastings for adults, Rosewood Jumby Bay is going all out this Thanksgiving with curated “Island of Thanks” experiences to create
Named for the impish spirits believed to roam about the West Indies, Jumby Bay, a Rosewood Resort is sure to enchant. Situated on a 300-acre private island located two miles off the coast of Antigua, this plush resort provides plenty of playful diversions — from snorkeling and sailboarding to Caloi bike rides and sunset cocktail cruises — all gratis. The 40 gorgeously refurbished guestrooms and suites are equally charming, with wraparound terraces and outdoor garden showers.
Hermitage Bay is located on the west coast of Antigua approximately 35 minutes from the airport. Overlooking the turquoise Caribbean Sea this independent luxury property offers guests a tranquil tropical hideaway that is perfect for romance and relaxation The accommodations are comprised of 25 spacious freestanding cottages enveloped in over 140 acres of natural seclusion. Guests of Hermitage Bay truly feel as if they have been transported to their own private island. Though