Anguilla’s Blanchards Announces Reopening Date
Apr30

Anguilla’s Blanchards Announces Reopening Date

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Blanchards, a popular restaurant located on Meads Bay in Anguilla, and its sister property located on the same site, Blanchards Beach Shack, announced on their website that they were reopening November 5th, 2018. Opened by Bob and Melinda Blanchard, authors of one of my favorite books (and part of the reason I fell in love with Anguilla in the first place), the restaurants had been closed since Hurricane Irma struck the island....

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Anguilla’s Sandy Island Announces Reopening Of Restaurant
Apr05

Anguilla’s Sandy Island Announces Reopening Of Restaurant

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Sandy Island, a tiny island off the coast of Anguilla, announced on its Facebook page this week that its restaurant is reopening Friday, April 6th, seven months to the day after Hurricane Irma hit. Literally wiped from the face of the planet by HIrma, Sandy Island, accessible by ferry from nearby Sandy Ground in Road Bay, Mother Nature has deposited enough sand in its previous location that the owners were able to reconstruct a...

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Waves Latest Beach Bar to Open in Anguilla
Mar13

Waves Latest Beach Bar to Open in Anguilla

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Waves, a beach bar located on Meads Bay in Anguilla, is the latest beach bar to open on this Caribbean island nation. Debuting just a few months ago, Waves has managed to drum up quite a steady stream of business, owed in no small part to its location on Meads (few “on the beach” beach bars) and its popular theme nights already in place. Open seven days a week from 10 am to midnight, Waves currently features Pancake Tuesdays, Omari...

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At Least 30 Seconds at Elodia’s Beach Bar in Anguilla
Mar06

At Least 30 Seconds at Elodia’s Beach Bar in Anguilla

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Elodias Beach Bar, part of Elodia’s Beach Resort located on Shoal Bay East in Anguilla (still not sure why they have two Shoal Bays), is one of those beach bars you can whip out when someone tells you resorts don’t know how to do beach bars. Offering the classic laid back Caribbean vibe associated with most well known beach bars in the region, Elodia’s takes a back set to no one. Famous for its rum punch,...

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Miami to Anguilla – Enjoy Two Four Seasons Resorts for the Price of One
Feb26

Miami to Anguilla – Enjoy Two Four Seasons Resorts for the Price of One

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Heading to Anguilla and trying to figure out how to get there without having to overnight on your way down or coming back? If you’re staying at the Four Seasons for your Anguilla getaway, you can now enjoy the Four Seasons in Miami for free. That’s right free, as in no charge to stay there. Per a recent press release from the Four Seasons, “The Miami Layover Package provides a complimentary overnight stay at the luxurious Four Seasons...

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Recovery at Roy’s – A Revitalized Restaurant and the Island it Calls Home
Jan09

Recovery at Roy’s – A Revitalized Restaurant and the Island it Calls Home

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The impact of Hurricane Irma on the Caribbean island of Anguilla was significant. Power lines all across the island were knocked down, palm trees were stripped of their fronds and businesses and homes destroyed, in some cases completely swept away. More significantly, however, has been the island’s ability to bounce back. In the face of an historical storm, the island has recovered remarkably well with homes, businesses, nature and...

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