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3rd Test - West Indies vs South Africa at Kensington Oval, Barbados: June 26th

The third and final Test against South Africa bowls off at Kensington Oval, Barbados on June 26th.For tickets use the WICB Ticket Line at:Tel: 1-268-481-2490
Tel: 1-268-481-2474
Tel: 1-268-481-2475
Opening hours - 9.00 a.m. and 3.00 p.m. weekdaysor contact the Barbados Cricket AssociationBARBADOS TICKET OFFICE
Kensington Oval, Fontabelle, St. Michael
Tel: 1-246-274-1109
Opening hours: 8.30 - 3.30 p.m.Take a sneak peek at Kensington Oval...

Scuba diving in Barbados

Did you know that Barbados is an excellent spot for scuba diving? We have several excellent reefs and wrecks for you to explore whether you're new to scuba diving or are a divemaster!

Carlisle Bay on the west coast of Barbados is a particularly good spot for wreck diving, while the south coast has a wonderful array of reefs. The Stavronikita, located at Folkstone Marine Park is another popular wreck, lyingin 120ft of water with the stern at 100ft and the bow at 70ft. See more Barbados dive sites at

A local dive operator will ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time scuba diving in Barbados. See to locate one.

Take a look at a Google map of Barbados dive sites!

Open House day in Barbados: St. Ann's Fort and Drill Hall

Today is Open House day in Barbados! This week the Barbados National Trust will be hosting you at St. Ann's Fort and Drill Hall.

This is a rare opportunity to visit two of the Garrison's historic military buildings occupied by the Barbados Defense Force. Built in 1702 during the reign of Queen Anne, the fort's picturesque upper keep invites strolling. The naval magazine beneath displays the finest known collection of seventeenth century English iron cannon. In the Drill Hall, built onto the fort's moat that was never flooded, enjoy the West India Regiment memorabilia, and view the remarkable Garrison area.

The Caribbean is still full of secrets. One recently revealed is that Barbados has the world's rarest collection of 17th century English iron cannon. Read more at

Enjoy open house day in Barbados!

Next week... it's Malvern Great House in St. John!

True love - would you row across the Atlantic to marry your sweetheart in Barbados?

If you thought you went the extra mile to make Valentine's Day special for your partner, Neil Ward really pushed the boat out. The super-fit ski instructor didn't just arrange to marry fiancee Louise Robertson in Barbados - he also rowed 2,500 miles to get to the ceremony on the beach.

What's on in Barbados this week - art, festivals, lectures, open houses, hikes and more :)

It's amazing how much there is to experience and enjoy in our lovely island.

Just this week alone....

- the Holetown Festival is in full swing ( I highly recommend the Tattoo on Friday night)

- several exhibitions including the Black History Month Exhibition, The Gallery of Caribbean Art 'Treasures' exhibition and a show featuring the work of Grenadian artist Asher Mains.

- the nightclub circuit is hopping with live bands at Ship Inn, McBrides pub and Aussies Beach House

- The Merrymen are live at The Beach House!

- sportswise, there's 20-20 cricket and cycling.

Too many more to mention here...check out for them all :)

Buy A Barbados Package & Your Companion Flies Free!

Buy A Barbados Package & Your Companion Flies Free with this special offer from American Airlines vacations!
See for details and to make a booking.

Have a great trip!

International cricketers head to Barbados!

The Auckland University Cricket Club from New Zealand has completed a trip to Barbados, during which they played several matches against local clubs. While here they were also able to enjoy Barbados' attractions and activities including the popular Oistins fish fry!

Essex County Cricket Club will be visiting Barbados in March as part of their preparations for the 2010 county season.

Of course cricket teams and fans from across the globe will be in Barbados in May for the World Twenty20. Barbados will host some of the Super Eights and the finals.

Trip Advisor Travelers' Choice 2010 Awards for Barbados extends its congratulations to the following winners of the Trip Advisor Travelers' Choice 2010 Award:

Top 10 B&Bs and Inns in the Caribbean & Mexico
Bayfield House -
Bayfield House is an old Barbadian home transformed into a ten bedroom hotel with dining room, bar and a swimming pool.

Top 10 Luxury Hotels in the Caribbean & Mexico
Little Arches Hotel -
Little Arches is a Conde Nast Johansens recommended boutique hotel offering affordable luxury and featuring acclaimed Café Luna restaurant for romantic dining.

Visit for a wide range of Barbados hotels, villas, guesthouses, apartments and inns.

Barbados on Kindle!

Got a new Kindle for Christmas? Amazon has a couple books about Barbados just waiting for you to download!

These include the Barbados Adventure Guide, Romantic Escapes in the Caribbean and Best Dives of Barbados!

View the full list of Kindle-edition books about Barbados

Yes, the current selection is limited but hopefully we'll soon be seeing more Barbados books available for Kindle readers!

Barbados Open Gardens programme for 2010!

The Barbados Open Gardens programme for 2010 is now available at

Each year the Barbados Horticultural Society opens some of Barbados' finest private gardens for public viewing. The Open Gardens take place on Sunday afternoons and the programme typically runs from January to March. This is a wonderful opportunity to see tropical splendour and amazing landscaping!

Remember to drop by for the full programme and bookmark it for future reference.