Capital: The Valley
Airport: Wallblake Airport
Land Area: 36 sq. miles
Population: Approx 12,000
Currency: E.C. Dollar
The Anguilla Tourist Board
(264) 497-2759 www.anguilla-vacation.com
Anguilla, a small island with a big reputation; accommodation standards are high, diverse and distinctive, ranging from the ultra luxurious Resorts and Villas to the delightful small properties known as “Charming Escapes”. From simple to sophisticated, affordable to indulgent, Anguilla emphasizes quality at all levels.
Visitors can delight in an array of activities on land or on sea… The island offers some of the finest spas and personal care retreats for total pampering and relaxation Cuisine too is fast becoming a central feature of the Anguillian experience, offerings include an array of gastronomic diversions, 85 dining experiences where celebrated chefs create epicurean fantasies in chic gourmet restaurants and beach grills!
Festivals are celebrated, Moonsplash an annual reggae festival in March; Summer Festival is a unique blend of music, parades and our indigenous boat racing; Tranquility Jazz Festival is a “straight no chaser” pure jazz event in November!
All of this and yet the island’s greatest asset is the warmth and genuineness of the people… Anguilla, a place where you can still see your footprints in the sand… inviting, intriguing, incomparable!