St. John's Vacation Packages
From St. John's, Barbados, Caribbean is 310 miles (499 kilometers) to the southeast from here while San Sebastian, Puerto Rico is about 350 miles (563 kilometers) to the west.
Get away from the noisy streets by taking time out to explore the nearby nature preserves, such as Prickly Pear Island or Indian Town National Park. These two nature areas are among the best places where you can discover the scenery.
No visit to the city is complete without some time spent at the Harmony Hall Art Gallery or the Coates Cottage Art Gallery. Stroll around the exhibits and savor the quiet or find a guide to appreciate the artistic displays.
The St. John's’s regions historic fortifications are a fascinating and sometimes sobering glimpse into the city’s sometimes blood-soaked past. Despite a past steeped in conflict, the Fort Barrington is nowadays a tranquil place, perfect for reflecting on the sacrifices and struggles of the region’s past citizens.
An old religious gathering place, one of the more popular of the many historic sites in this city, is the St. John's Cathedral. Visit this heritage site to explore its cultural significance and then take your time to admire the architecture.
Before you fly out of St. John's, do try to see the St. Peter's Church and the VC Bird Monument; two of the sights which help make this region the special place it is.
Accommodation in St. John's
Securing a great hotel is imperative if you're after a laid-back vacation. You can discover the best selection of St. John's hotel listings on Expedia's easy-to-use hotel deals page.
Two of the premium St. John's lodgings are the Blue Waters Resort and Spa, at Soldier's Bay, and the Sandals Grande Antigua - All Inclusive Couples Only, at Dickinson Bay. The Galley Bay Resort & Spa - Antigua - All-Inclusive and the Hawksbill by rex resorts - All Inclusive come recommended too.
Alternatively, stay near Dickenson Bay Beach and make a reservation at the Blue Waters Resort and Spa, which is just 2 kilometres (1 mile) away. Another popular choice is the Sandals Grande Antigua - All Inclusive Couples Only, which is 0.4 kilometres (0.3 miles) from Dickenson Bay Beach.