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What’s On In Barbados

For an island that’s just 166 square miles it’s amazing how much there is to in Barbados! Every day, and every night, the island is abuzz with activity and there truly is something for everyone. For sports fans there’s: cricket playing nearly every weekend polo season between January and April horseracing throughout the year motorsports, […]

Activities & Attractions, Arts, Barbados Travel News, Cuisine & Dining, Entertainment, Events, Heritage, Music, Sports

Barbados Road Tennis on CNN

Barbados road tennis has been given further exposure to audiences all across the North American Continent. The indigenous Barbadian sport was featured on the CNN International network on January 11th. This feature showcased different aspects of playing the game, from playing in a village road, to a local competition featuring Barbados’ No. 1 player Julian […]

Barbados Travel News, Road Tennis, Sports

Caribbean T20 Cricket at Kensington Oval, Barbados

Kensington Oval, Barbados will come alive with the excitement of T20 cricket in January 2012 as the Caribbean T20 tournament visits this historic cricket ground! The teams will initially be divided into 2 groups: Group A: Trinidad and Tobago, Windward Islands, Guyana, Leeward Islands and Canada Group B: Jamaica, Barbados, Combined Campuses and Colleges, Netherlands […]

Barbados Travel News, Cricket, Sports

Caribbean surfing spots: waves heat up in Barbados

Caribbean surfing spots: waves heat up in Barbados

As the summer ends the waves will soon be heating up in the Caribbean island of Barbados as the surfing season reaches its peak! September will see the Senior Surfer of the Year and Junior Surfer of the Year competitions for men, women and juniors in both longboard and bodyboard. These events will be held at Parlour in Bathsheba, […]

Events, Watersports

Barbados Kayaking: go kayaking in the Caribbean!

Barbados Kayaking: go kayaking in the Caribbean!

Did you know that Barbados is a great Caribbean vacation destination for kayaking?

Adventure, Sports, Watersports

Golf and Spa Escape at Sandy Lane Hotel, Barbados

The luxurious Sandy Lane Hotel in Barbados is now offering a Golf and Spa Escape that combines two of the hotel’s most impressive facilities – their world-renowned golf courses and spa. The package includes two rounds at the Country Club (host of the 2006 World Golf Championships). Alternatively you can substitute one round with with a round […]

Golf, Health & Wellness, Special Offers

West Indies vs India at Kensington Oval, Barbados!

It’s international cricket again at Kensington Oval! One of the most historic grounds in the Caribbean, Kensington Oval in Barbados will play host to India for the second Test against the West Indies. Pakistan played two One Day Internationals in Barbados during their recent tour of the West Indies and honours were shared with each […]


Barbados sponsor Hampshire in T20

The Barbados Tourism Authority will sponsor the English county cricket team Hampshire as Official Twenty20 Shirt Sponsor and Travel Partner. Hampshire have also agreed to a 3 year deal to hold their pre-season training tour in Barbados. The excellent cricket facilities and fine weather in Barbados make it the ideal location for such training. The Hampshire Royals were […]

Cricket, Sports

Barbados Surf Spots

Barbados Surf Spots

A recent New York Times travel article asked surfing insiders and designers where they like to surf… no surprise that Barbados was mentioned! Soraya Silchenstedt and Candice Pool, who run Finn Jewellery in New York City, picked Barbados as their favourite surf spot with special mention of Freights Bay in the south and High Rock in […]

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