Showing posts from January, 2010

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.