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Facts about Antigua
Antigua is a beautiful island in the Caribbean that lures many of adventure vacationers and tourists. This island offers its visitors a luxurious Caribbean escape, with many hotels and resorts ready to provide lodging and amusement for all new-comers. Tourists are charmed by the fine white sand and the impeccable blue ocean that surrounds it. Adventurous travelers interested in responsible tourism can find plenty of outdoor fun to pass their time, while others can choose to take in the comfortable beaches. The island is filled with pastel villages, each separated from the next by a narrow road. There is plenty to do in Antigua, including simple ways to give back to the community.
One of the major groups in Antigua that accepts the support of tourists is the Sandals Foundation. This organization works to support a large number of elementary and high schools in the area. They work to provide support, teacher training, instructional needs, and donated school supplies to local education facilities; these supplies include pencils and art supplies, flash cards, exercise books, and more. This group also works to provide donated sports equipment to these schools.