Barbados’ bustling capital, Bridgetown, is also the island’s only city and is situated on its only natural harbor. Its many sights and old colonial buildings can easily occupy a day of wandering. Head along the side streets of t...
Lovely Bridgetwon is surrounded by karri forests and farmland, and spread around the Blackwood River. Weekends are busy, and the popular Blues at Bridgetown Festival occurs annually on the second weekend of November. Bridgetown's old buildings include Bridgedale House, built of mud and clay by the area's first settler in 1862, and since restore...
Most sights are within 5km of Bridgetown’s center.
...restful or posh. All the comforts of home are close at hand if you want them as Barbados is one of the most developed islands in the region. The literacy rate approaches 98% and the capital Bridgetown and its surrounds are booming.
Away from the luxury resorts of the west coast and the well-developed south coast, however, is where you’ll find what makes the island special. Central Barbad...
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