Anguilla - Home Of 33 Of The World's Best Beaches

The Beach Sands Are The Whitest In The World

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Located 10 miles north of St. Martin and 200 miles east of Puerto Rico, Anguilla[1] is the northern-most island in the Leeward island chain. Flat and low-lying, Anguilla is composed of limestone and corral; covered with rock outcroppings, scrub oak trees and salt ponds. Famous for pure white sand beaches and sparkling turquoise waters, Anguilla[2] boasts 33 of the best beaches in the world. Shaded by palm trees lazily swaying in a tropical breeze, visitors can rest and relax or take advantage of the diverse array of exceptional outdoor activities. 

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Are you looking for an ideal location for a romantic getaway or family vacation? In Anguilla, there is indeed something for everyone. Recreational opportunities include swimming, snorkeling, surfing, beach barbeques, sailing, windsurfing, parasailing, diving, waterskiing, tubing, banana boat rides, fishing, hiking, biking, cultural tours or just lounging on the sun-kissed pristine white sand beaches sipping a cold local beer or enjoying the local cruisine. 

Anguilla is a dream destination for sport fishermen seeking to land a trophy swordfish, marlin, Wahoo or black or yellow tuna. Experienced Anguilla fishermen offer guided trips to the best fishing spots in the Caribbean. 

From April through November, many of Anguilla’s beaches including Captain’s Bay Beach, Mead's Bay, Limestone Bay and Maunday’s Bay Beach become the nesting grounds for hawksbill, green and leatherback turtles. Animal lovers and naturalists are delighted by the opportunity to potentially see the nesting and hatching of these magnificent sea creatures in the wild.

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The friendly, English speaking people of Anguilla welcome travelers with comfortable lodgings, scrumptious food, exotic nightlife, fabulous shopping and a laid-back, tranquil lifestyle that captures the magic of the Caribbean. For the budget conscious traveler, Anguilla is an exceptional value. Easily accessible by air, Anguilla’s international airport is served by daily flights from Puerto Rico, Antiqua, St. Kitts and St. Maarten. Daily ferry service from St. Maarten is also available.

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The Anguilla Board of Tourism[3] sends a friendly greeting stating, "Welcome to Anguilla. A warm and welcoming island destination tucked away in the northern Caribbean. Embraced by unrivaled white beaches and breathtaking turquoise seas, Anguilla is casual and easy, a unique blend of high style and low-key elegance, and the best of the good life set to a slow and casual island tempo. Anguilla is an experience that captivates our visitors and creates friendships and memories that last a lifetime.

Come visit Anguilla this fall and enjoy our endless Summer with near perfect weather, blue waters and balmy trade winds. Quiet, and low key from the end of August to October, the island is yours to explore and experience.

Come visit Anguilla….where feeling is believing!"

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