Antigua and Barbuda 2016 / 2017 Public Holidays, … School Holidays and Festivals in Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda holidays 2016, bankholidays, national holidays
This site provides links to weather and climate information for Antigua and Barbuda
Useful etiquette tips on attire, greetings and tipping
Education in the tiny Caribbean Islands of Antigua and Barbuda is free and compulsory for all children there between ages 5 and 16. Even transport, school infrastructure and class materials are accounted for under a levy of basic wages.
Antigua has a tropical climate with the weather being warm and mostly dry all year round. The winter months are December through to March and still have an average pleasant daily temperature of 27°C or 81°F.
Antigua is not a cheap place to live, but there are ways to avoid some of the higher cost items that will increase your monthly spending.
The education system in Antigua and Barbuda is heavily influenced by the British system, a legacy of British rule for so many years. There are both public and private schools available and education can begin as early as the age of three
Demogrphic facts and statistics on Antigua and Barbuda
Tourism continues to dominate Antigua and Barbuda’s economy, accounting for nearly 60% of GDP and 40% of investment. The dual-island nation’s agricultural production is focused on the domestic market and constrained by a limited water supply and a labor shortage