Category Archives: Activities

Harrison’s Cave

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT 14.7 Km (9.13 Miles) DISTANCE FROM BRIDGETOWN 8.4 Km (5.22 Miles) Unearth the adventure! Venture deep beneath the earth’s surface and explore one of Barbados’ natural treasures as a knowledgeable guide takes you on a tour of a living cave. Hear the rushing streams and witness the calm glassy pools as you […]

Garrison Savannah

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT 12.1 Km (7.52 Miles) DISTANCE FROM BRIDGETOWN 3 Km (1.86 Miles) The location is the Historic Garrison Savannah, close to the capital, Bridgetown. The Garrison Savannah has been the home of horse racing in Barbados since 1845. The officers of the British Regiment, who were stationed in Barbados, used what was then […]

Folkestone Underwater Marine Park

Folkestone Marine Park packages your snorkeling experience beautifully, giving you equipment rental, marine life information centre and museum, picnic tables for relaxing in the shade, and a protected area for snorkeling in the calm waters of the West Coast. There, colorful fish glide through their coral habitats and gather around a sunken barge. The marine […]

Bridgetown

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT 12.5 Km (7.76 Miles) Established in 1628, Bridgetown is the capital and commercial centre of Barbados and has a population of nearly 100,000. Bridgetown was originally named “Indian Bridge” for the crude bridge which had been constructed over the river (now known as the Careenage) by the Indians. Bridgetown continually plays host […]

Barbados Archives

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT 16.8 Km (10.44 Miles) DISTANCE FROM BRIDGETOWN 4.1 Km (2.55 Miles) Visit the Archives Department to research your family history and origins. Their mission is to ensure organisational efficiency and acccountability by identifying, collecting, processing and preserving public and private records of Barbados that are of permanent and enduring legal, cultural and […]

Kensington Oval

DISTANCE FROM AIRPORT 14.5 Km (9.01 Miles) DISTANCE FROM BRIDGETOWN 1 Km (0.62 Miles) Located on the outskirts of Bridgetown, this cricket arena recently hosted the World Cup in 2007. Barbados is one of the international centres for cricket and plays host to regular test matches between the months of January and April, with teams […]