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Currency. The Eastern Caribbean (EC) dollar is the legal tender. It is exchanged at a fixed rate of $1US=2.68EC. American dollars are also accepted.

Driving. Driving is on the LEFT.

Electricity: Dual voltage of 220 and 110 AC, 60 cycles is available in some hotels; converters from 220 to 110 are widely available.

Information: Contact the Antigua and Barbuda Department of Tourism, 610 Fifth Avenue, Suite 311, New York, NY 10020, Tel. 888/268-4227, Fax 212/541-4789. In Canada, contact the Antigua and Barbuda Dept. of Tourism and Trade, 60 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 304, Toronto, Ontario MT4 1N5, Tel. 416/961-3085, Fax 416/961-7218.

On the island, contact the

Antigua and Barbuda Department of Tourism
Government Complex
Queen Elizabeth Highway
St. John’s, Antigua. West Indies
Telephone: 268/462-0480
Fax: 268/462-2483

Language: English is the official language of Antigua and Barbuda.

Tipping: Some establishments add a service charge to your bill; check first. A 10% tip is customary.

Website. Antigua and Barbuda Department of Tourism


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