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Deep Water Harbour © ulybug

Caribbean Cruise

Cruise ships are a luxurious way to relax in Barbados, travel through the region and enjoy beautiful views. Various eastern-Caribbean voyages either board and disembark on the island, or feature it as one of their main ports of call.

Most ships dock at the deep water harbour near Bridgetown, on the island's south-west…

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Jellyfish © jimg944

Scuba diving

The waters around Barbados are a treasure trove of marine life. Scuba divers will find corals, turtles, rays and barracudas, as well as numerous schools of tropical fish in barrier reefs around two miles (3km) off shore. Eels and seahorses populate the fringe reefs found closer to the coast.

Barbados is also…

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IMG_2675 © Tarik Browne

Surfing

Surfing is king in Barbados. Indeed, the island's coral-reef coastline, strong, constant trade winds and year-round swell create the Caribbean's most consistent surf conditions.

Serious surfers should visit the Soup Bowl, which is home to the island's biggest and most powerful waves. Located along the east coast,…

read more


Barbados windsurfing © www.club-mistral.com

Windsurfing

Barbados is one of the best windsurfing spots in the world. Beginners and veterans will find a dream setting in which to ride waves, jump or simply sail.

Silver Sands is the island's most popular windsurfing location. Visitors can expect challenging yet forgiving conditions, set up by a reef that lies 820ft (250m)…

read more

 


Deep Water Harbour © ulybug

Caribbean Cruise

Cruise ships are a luxurious way to relax in Barbados, travel through the region and enjoy beautiful views. Various eastern-Caribbean voyages either board and disembark on the island, or feature it as one of their main ports of call.

Most ships dock at the deep water harbour near Bridgetown, on the island's south-west…

read more


Jellyfish © jimg944

Scuba diving

The waters around Barbados are a treasure trove of marine life. Scuba divers will find corals, turtles, rays and barracudas, as well as numerous schools of tropical fish in barrier reefs around two miles (3km) off shore. Eels and seahorses populate the fringe reefs found closer to the coast.

Barbados is also…

read more


IMG_2675 © Tarik Browne

Surfing

Surfing is king in Barbados. Indeed, the island's coral-reef coastline, strong, constant trade winds and year-round swell create the Caribbean's most consistent surf conditions.

Serious surfers should visit the Soup Bowl, which is home to the island's biggest and most powerful waves. Located along the east coast,…

read more


Barbados windsurfing © www.club-mistral.com

Windsurfing

Barbados is one of the best windsurfing spots in the world. Beginners and veterans will find a dream setting in which to ride waves, jump or simply sail.

Silver Sands is the island's most popular windsurfing location. Visitors can expect challenging yet forgiving conditions, set up by a reef that lies 820ft (250m)…

read more