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POPULATION  284,644 (2013)


CURRENCY . Barbadian Dollar
(1 US dollar equals 1.98 Barbadian Dollars)

SIZE  431 sq. kilometers

CAPITAL CITY . Brridgetown

30 degrees Celsius / 86 degrees Fahrenheit

Klebere Perry
Senior Tour Guide
​Barbados Museum and Historical Society

Barbados Pigtails and 
Breadfruit Tour
Shanika Burnett, Shakad EcoWear
I am an artist at heart and fashion is my favourite medium . . . read more
Around the world Bajan cuisine is synonymous with excellence, vibrant and tantalizing fare guaranteed to satisfy the most discerning of palettes . . . read more
Omar Robinson
Infusion-Catering Services
Fun and whimsical food, bold pure flavours and flavour combinations, modern contemporary Caribbean cuisine . . . read more

Shana Jones

Stephanie Barnes,
Interior Designer
Whether it is Barbados or Vancouver, British Columbia, Stephanie calls both places Home  . . .read more
20 Must-Do's for Barbados Crop Over
We are in beautiful Barbados at this most exciting time of Crop Over! The sweet, pulsating rhythms of soca (the upbeat regional music characteristic of this festival), the engaging journey through the island’s history via captivating cultural expos, and the tantalizing aromas of sweet and savoury at every turn engulf the mind in wild enticement . . . read more

Marcia Weekes

Walk HolyKadooment Band of Praise & Worship
"Kadooment is portrayed as a purely secular event. Because of this, the church has retreated away from the festival considering it not Godly. WalkHoly however strongly believes that the origins of the festival (a time of thanksgiving to God) should be preserved and celebrated." . . . read more