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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? The crystal clear waters, warm sunshine and cooling breezes are all the right ingredients for an amazing day gliding across the ocean, gazing at lovely white sand beaches, maybe spotting a celebrity or two, or even catching site of the amazing sea […]

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, 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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