Showing posts from February, 2018

Uncovering Creative Cocktails in Barbados

On the trendy west coast of this Caribbean island, down a quaint street in a historic town, is the lively Red Door Lounge, where mixologists keep pace with the pumping music by serving up hits of their own with a surprising selection of creative cocktails.

Rum punches are a staple on any cocktail menu in Barbados, after all the island is known as the birthplace of rum! But the Red Door Lounge brings a unique take on this island classic with a Smoked Rum Punch - as they say Don't Ask, Just Drink!

Tiki Holetown is named after the town (the first major settlement in Barbados) where the bar & nightclub is located. It blends local aged rum with tropical fruit, special spices, and bitters to create an intense, exotic delight!

The traditional pina colada gets a makeover here too. Enter the Bajan Colada... local rum, fresh pineapple, a special house-made honey syrup, and coconut cream make this tropical punch come alive!

See the full cocktail menu and wonderful selection of wines and ch…

Discovering Barbados Culture & Traditions

Where do you go to experience the traditions and culture of Barbados? The Harbour Lights open-air nightclub invites you to their weekly dinner show to do just that!

Local Culture You'll be mesmerized by the talented entertainers like the towering stilt walkers and daring fire eater! Discover the cultural importance of the local nut-sellers, acrobatic Shaggy Bear, and the Mother Sally (symbol of fertility based on West African traditions) and be enthralled by the movements of the dancers and flexibility of the limbo queen!

Calypso and folk music fills the air throughout the evening as live bands keep you thoroughly entertained. Hit the dance floor to join in the beat of these pulsating rhythms, with the sand beneath your toes.

Food and Drink The delicious BBQDinner has something for everyone - choose from steak, chicken, fish and shrimp, served with traditional Bajan macaroni pie, potatoes, veggies and salad. There's even a special option for vegetarians.

Of course  there's…