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Facts about Anguilla
Anguilla, a British island territory, is quickly becoming a popular vacation destination in the Caribbean. While many Caribbean hot spots transform under the annual influx of tourists, Anguilla has retained all of its old charm. Visitors to this small island are greeted with quaint clapboard shacks intermingled with a crop of eye-catching vacation properties. Tourists can experience the relaxing island calm away from metropolitan distractions. Unlike its neighboring territories, Anguilla is free from the casinos and nightclubs that characterize many vacationers’ image of Caribbean getaways. Instead, this international destination clings to sleepy island routes. Visitors can relax in the comfort of rambling villas or explore the local melting pot culture filled with seafood delicacies and reggae music ambiance. Seasoned international travelers and first-time voluntourists alike who are interested in responsible tourism can find unique opportunities to create a big impact on Anguilla’s communities. Service groups and non-profits local to the island readily accept donations of goods to improve the standards of living, education and healthcare in the Caribbean.