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Discover the Best of Nonsuch Bay

By Joshua Wood, LPC

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Summary: Discover the charm of Nonsuch Bay with our guide to the city's top attractions, culinary hotspots, and vibrant nightlife. From outdoor adventures to cultural experiences, we'll also help you find the best recreational activities to enjoy, and offer advice on making lasting connections with the friendly locals.

Welcome to Nonsuch Bay! If you're planning to move to Nonsuch Bay, congratulations on taking the first step towards a new adventure. While there are many things to think about before you leave, such as visas, housing, and transportation, it's important to remember that once you arrive, the fun really begins. In this article, we'll introduce you to some of the best sites, restaurants, and nightlife that Nonsuch Bay has to offer, as well as provide tips on recreational activities and making friends in Nonsuch Bay.

Nonsuch Bay, located on the eastern coast of Antigua, is a hidden gem that offers a plethora of attractions for both tourists and locals. The bay is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, featuring turquoise waters, lush greenery, and a tranquil ambiance. One of the main attractions is the Nonsuch Bay Resort, a luxury all-inclusive resort that offers breathtaking views of the bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The resort is also home to the island's largest sailing school, making it a popular destination for sailing enthusiasts.

For nature lovers, the nearby Green Island is a must-visit. Accessible by boat, this uninhabited island offers pristine beaches and excellent snorkeling opportunities. History buffs can visit the nearby Harmony Hall Art Gallery, housed in a restored 19th-century sugar plantation building. The gallery showcases the work of local and international artists and offers a glimpse into the island's history.

Devil's Bridge, a natural limestone arch carved by the sea, is another popular attraction. Located in the Indian Town National Park, it offers stunning views, especially at sunrise. Birdwatchers can visit the nearby Bird Island, home to a variety of bird species, including the rare Antiguan racer snake.

The restaurant and nightlife scene in Nonsuch Bay is vibrant and diverse, offering something for everyone. The Bay @ Nonsuch is the resort's main restaurant, offering a variety of local and international dishes. With its stunning views of the bay, it's the perfect place for a romantic dinner or a relaxed lunch. For a more casual dining experience, the resort's Beach Bar & Grill offers light meals and refreshing cocktails.

For those who want to venture out of the resort, the nearby town of Freetown offers several dining options. Smiling Harry's is a popular spot for its fresh seafood and friendly service. The restaurant's beachfront location adds to its charm. Another popular spot is Mama Pasta, known for its delicious Italian cuisine and cozy atmosphere.

While Nonsuch Bay is not known for its nightlife, the nearby English Harbour offers several bars and clubs. Abracadabra is a popular spot for its lively atmosphere and dance music, while the Admiral's Inn offers a more relaxed setting with live music and a wide selection of drinks.

Recreational activities in Nonsuch Bay are centered around the water. Sailing is a popular activity, with the Nonsuch Bay Resort offering sailing lessons for all levels. The resort also offers a variety of water sports, including windsurfing, kayaking, and snorkeling. For those who prefer land-based activities, the resort offers yoga classes and a fitness center.

Fishing is another popular activity, with several companies offering fishing trips in the bay. For a more relaxed experience, visitors can take a boat trip to the nearby Green Island for a day of sunbathing and snorkeling. Hiking is also popular, with several trails leading to stunning viewpoints over the bay.

For golf enthusiasts, the nearby Cedar Valley Golf Course offers a challenging 18-hole course with stunning views. Finally, for those who want to explore the island's culture, the nearby town of Freetown offers several cultural events throughout the year, including the popular Antigua Carnival.

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About the Author

Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.


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