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Escape To Sunny Barbados

Updated on August 2, 2016

Barbados: A Popular Winter Travel Destination

Why choose Barbados as your winter travel destination this year?

You can relax and enjoy a peaceful holiday, get out and explore the many wonderful attractions in Barbados and participate in a wide range or social and sporting events throughout the winter season in Barbados.

From shopping and dining, to entertainment and nightlife you will find something fun and exciting for everyone to enjoy in this beautiful little island. Visitors return to the island again and again because of our year round sunshine, friendly people and excellent infrastructure which allows you to stay connected with loved ones back home.

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The Atlantis Submarine Offers Day & Night Dives

Click for more details on how you can book a tour!
Click for more details on how you can book a tour!

Carols By Candlelight - A Bajan Christmas Tradition - Held on the gounds of the Prime Minister's Residence

Police Santas in Barbados

Visit The Beautiful Barbados Facebook Page
Visit The Beautiful Barbados Facebook Page

This brave pair showed their Christmas Spirit - everyone is wondering how they survived the heat in their Santa suits :)

Here Are Some Events for the 2016-17 Winter Season:

Use the Google Events Calender at Totally Barbados to see more details on each of the events listed below and a comprehensive list of all the events happening in Barbados throughout the year.

  1. The BARBADOS POLO SEASON runs from December to May each year with special events and tournaments including a Segway match.
  2. RUN BARBADOS 2016 Decmber 2nd to 4th
  3. CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR'S CELEBRATIONS
  4. MOUNT GAY RUM ROUND BARBADOS (70 Mile Yachting Event) January 21st
  5. The HOLETOWN FESTIVAL February 12th to 19th
  6. AGROFEST February 24th to 26th
  7. The SANDY LANE GOLD CUP March 10th
  8. The OISTIN'S FISH FESTIVAL April 15th to 17th
  9. BARBADOS REGGAE FESTIVAL April 23rd to 30th

The Travel Channel Highlights Barbados

Beach Access

There are no private beaches here and no matter where you are, you are never more than 20 minutes away from one of the best beaches on the island!

An Olympic Gold Medalist in Barbados on Holiday! - Barbados? Trust me, it's a knock-out says Britain's Gold-winning Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua unwinding in Bim
Anthony Joshua unwinding in Bim

Click the image above to read the full article in the Daily Mail!

The Crane Resort Celebrates 125 Years in 2012!

The Crane is a stunning 40 acre resort on Barbados East Coast
The Crane is a stunning 40 acre resort on Barbados East Coast

Watch A Barbados Mixologist In Action

Spice up your dinner table with some Bajan Hot Sauce

Windmill Barbados Hot Pepper Sauce - 10 oz
Windmill Barbados Hot Pepper Sauce - 10 oz

Some of my friends in the U.S. call this a "hot mustard" - it's a great compliment to any meal for those of you that like some spice in your life ;)

 

Enjoy a Taste of the Caribbean this Holiday Season!

Add these items to your shopping list:

1) Bajan Hot Sauce

2) Rum Cakes

3) Coconut Water

Learn how to save on airfare:

There really is No Place Like Home for me!

Fabee - No Place Like Home! - A colleague of mine who's doing great things to build our national pride!

Are you coming to Barbados?

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      JessStone 4 years ago

      Beautiful! This really makes me want to go!

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      myspace9 4 years ago

      Thank a lot for squid liking my lens and have a safe and happy holidays.

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      MissJumpingCastle 4 years ago

      Barbados looks like a place that I would love to visit.

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @anonymous: Thanks, I'm glad you enjoyed your visit :)

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      This is great information, I like them very much. :)

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @anonymous: I wish you could too - my office is located at Limegrove and there's such a great atmosphere this time of year!

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      I wish I could be there for Christmas and have one of those kiwi drinks at the Limegrove.

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @anonymous: Great - I'm sure you will have a great time. Thanks for stopping by and feel free to ask if you need advice on anything :)

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Barbados my next destination

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      cmadden 4 years ago

      We visited Barbados a number of years ago; I loved it and would love to visit again!

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @Jogalog: Well I hope you can make it happen then - blessings for the Christmas season!

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      Jogalog 4 years ago

      I'd love to. Especially after Christmas when it gets so dreary here.

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @MiaMusement: Thanks, really glad you like it :)

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      Vicki Green 4 years ago from Wandering the Pacific Northwest USA

      Barbados looks like a fabulous place for a winter vacation. I'd love to come to Barbados!

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      MiaMusement 4 years ago

      Barbados is now officially added to my Bucket List. ;-) Beautiful lens!

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @PNWtravels: Thanks I hope you make it here some day :)

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      KandH 4 years ago

      @vineliner57: It certainly is - hope you get to try it one day :)

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      Hal Gall 4 years ago from Bloomington, IN

      The Submarine Night Dive looks like a lot of fun!