Antigua is an island in the West Indies, in the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean region, and is the main island of the country of Antigua and Barbuda.

The island’s circumference is roughly 87 km (54 miles) and its area 281 km2 (108 square miles) with a population of approximately 85,000.

The capital city of St. John’s has a population of approximately 30,000 and is located on the North West coast.

The drive from the VC Bird International Airport in the north of the island down to English Harbour on the south-eastern coast takes approximately 25 minutes.