Travel Blogs from Bridgetown, Barbados

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Home Of The Pirates, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Home Of The Pirates

A travel blog entry by tdv95

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... finished with Brazil, we're heading for home with a couple of Caribbean stops on the way. First up is Barbados, formerly a British colony and currently one of the more popular island stops (particularly for those overpaid types whose sole ...

last week in BIM, Dover beach, Barbados travel blog

last week in BIM

A travel blog entry by kris

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... , i managed to pull my still drunk selve to the "graham hall sanctuary" that his a little hidden gem on the south coast of barbados, it's like a totaly different island in there, it's small and i think the entry fee was about twenty bajan, but it's well ...

my first two weeks in barbados went like.. part 2, All over the island, Barbados travel blog

my first two weeks in barbados went like.. part 2

A travel blog entry by kris

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sorry, the last entry was ment to be abridged but turned out long.. this one is a true summary of crap of got up to... and i'll keep it short.. the next morning i had to collect my hire car downstairs at 11am from the guys who drop it off.. still ...

Recycling an English Garrison., Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Recycling an English Garrison.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan

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Bridgetown, Barbados gets a gong for recycling and reusing.  It had a huge historic parade ground. Called the Garrison Savanah, it was in use throughout the 1800's when the British army ruled the Winward and Leeward Islands from its ...

Barely missed the hurricane, Cave Hill, Barbados travel blog

Barely missed the hurricane

A travel blog entry by lizrussosmells

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... because it's so far south. To say the least, it pleasant information to hear. As soon as I stepped off the plane in Barbados I think I began to profusly sweat. But I guess that comes with the territory. It's one of the sacrafices that I'm more than ...

The adventure begins, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

The adventure begins

A travel blog entry by aguerin02

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... again had to wait in a few lines.  Next was the rental car. Now I will have to admit, I was a little hesitant about this. Barbados follows the same driving rules as England so you have to drive on the left side of the road and the driver sits on the ...

Bring on the rum punch!!, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Bring on the rum punch!!

A travel blog entry by sharkita

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... putting on the others) so we have now been here for 3 days, and we are sitting in the library in Bridgetown in Barbados starting to catch up on emails. Unfortunately the previous blog up-dates are on our own computers and cannot connect to this ...

Cosmopolitan Bridgetown, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Cosmopolitan Bridgetown

A travel blog entry by bumihills

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... though maybe it was in part because we had been at sea for 4 days.  In any case, Bridgetown was lovely!  The town is the capital of Barbados and has a population of about 100,000 people. It was founded by the British and has a distinctive look ...

Island time...., Cave Hill, Barbados travel blog

Island time....

A travel blog entry by lizrussosmells

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I suppose I can only attribute my lack of updating my travelogue to my new found "island time." Everything here runs on this system, if you can even call it a system, of absolute relaxation. I've always considered myself somewhat laid back, go with the ...

The month of adjustment..., Cave Hill, Barbados travel blog

The month of adjustment...

A travel blog entry by lizrussosmells

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Well, it has been over a month since I've written to you all. I apologize. So much has happened, but I'll start where I left off... The pageant went surprising well. As anticipated, I'm not a beauty queen. But, what's more encouraging is that I didn't ...

Cricket in the Carribean Mon, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Cricket in the Carribean Mon

A travel blog entry by overseas_ash

... Lights and Ship Inn. Unfortunately this was 2 different places, a $30 cab ride apart. We went to Harbour Lights (admission $30- Barbados is damn expensive) and the Ship Inn but could not't find him. This was a problem as the game was sold out and we ...

Feb 04, 2012, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Feb 04, 2012

A travel blog entry by tilman

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On the ground in paradise... again  :-p, BGI, Barbados travel blog

On the ground in paradise... again :-p

A travel blog entry by jrenkel

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Having to much fun to fill this in now. I'll do it later ...

Bridgetown, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Bridgetown

A travel blog entry by cynjohn

We had several days at sea before arriving here. We learned to use our internet, purchased a block of minutes, and kept in touch with the family. Daddy and Bob suggested we come back to Lynchburg, so we spent the evening before docking making flight ...

Barbados, Posrt of Spain, Trinidad to Barbados, Barbados travel blog

Barbados

A travel blog entry by darrenlotta

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Flew from Tobago, via Trinidad and a freak rain storm, to ...

Short stop in Barbados en route to Dominica, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Short stop in Barbados en route to Dominica

A travel blog entry by simone.felix

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... airport is Grantley Adams International Airport, who happened to be the first Prime Minister of the island.  I hadn't been to Barbados since 2005 and when I was last there the airport was under construction.  This time I was able to admire the ...

Kadooment 2012, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Kadooment 2012

A travel blog entry by morada2007

... I found of some other bands on YouTube for this year's Kadooment.  My band was Ooutraje, and we were blue, yellow and black like the colors of the Barbados flag.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoizMKE1tZ4          ...

On the road, Barbados, Barbados travel blog

On the road

A travel blog entry by gobo

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... was just like you`d imagine from barbados.Wandered around the island for the two days visiting Bathsheba and speightstown and the capital Bridgetown...its a serious Kip but it does have one redeeming street-Cavans lane! The Barbados OPW seem to be just as ...

The Secret Revealed, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

The Secret Revealed

A travel blog entry by globetrotters

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... them where they were headed. He simply wished them fun on their trip and bade them farewell.   Upon arrival in Bridgetown, Barbados, we did the usual customs routine, grabbed our luggage and met our driver. We joked with David and Arlette, ...

Arrived at Bridgetown, Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Arrived at Bridgetown, Barbados

A travel blog entry by jrarnold

Arrived in hot and cloudy Bridgetown. Kids were great on the flight. Were greeted by friendly Mustique Air staff with a sign with our names on it, saving us from standing in a customs line with our flight and a Virgin Atlantic ...

Frogs and Angels, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Frogs and Angels

A travel blog entry by globetrotters

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... a wealth of information. We couldn't get her to stop talking once she got started. She told us where to go for fun (which was Bridgetown), which bus to take into town, and which areas of town to avoid. As she warmed up to us, she took on a motherly ...

Barbados 2002, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Barbados 2002

A travel blog entry by kim_latimer

More to come...great beach photos...Bajan people are so ...

Bridgetown, Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Bridgetown, Barbados

A travel blog entry by jaimib

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After scouring reviews we decided we would head to Crane Beach Hotel for a nice day. However, upon arriving at Bridgetown, the taxicab driver argued with us that the beach at Crane was only for body surfers and the walk down the cliffs would be too ...

Discovering Bridgetown, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Discovering Bridgetown

A travel blog entry by globetrotters

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... gaining the limited seating aboard. But as it was, we all made it on no worse for the wear. Rush hour traffic in downtown Bridgetown is unlike anything I've ever seen. On a two-lane street (one lane in each direction), the traffic was stalled for miles ...

Escale a la Barbade, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Escale a la Barbade

A travel blog entry by ccheng

Nous voila enfin a la barbade, une ile paradisiaque avec des gens cool. On est donc arrive dans la baie de Carlisle a Bridgetown, la capitale de l'ile, accompagne par un vent incroyable. On s'est repris a trois fois pour jeter l'ancre. Mais ca valait la ...

flight AA651 to Barbados, Christchurch, Barbados travel blog

flight AA651 to Barbados

A travel blog entry by dreamteam

... war fuer uns beide kaum ein Begriff. Das "unbekannte" Ziel. Es ist einfach paradiesisch hier. Schon bei der Ankunft durchwegs freundliche und erfreuliche Begruessung. Die Leute helfen und sind nett. Der Strand perfekt. BARBADOS, WIR KOMMEN WIEDER ...

New Year in the Caribbean!, Port St Charles, Barbados travel blog

New Year in the Caribbean!

A travel blog entry by kingston

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... safe and sound. Got here on the 29th of December after 23 days at sea, that was pretty intense let me tell you! Barbados is pretty sweet, currently staying in a marine research lab on the beach with the boat anchored just offshore, bit of a bummer ...

Paradise island barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Paradise island barbados

A travel blog entry by ccheng

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Here we are, finally anchored at Carlisle Bay in Bridgetown (Barbados) after 3 tries. But it was worth it. Around us, we were surrounded by crystal-clear and turquoise waters. Arriving on the beach, we've never felt sand so fine and white. Getting around ...

Arrivee a la barbade, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Arrivee a la barbade

A travel blog entry by ccheng

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     Punaise, 3 semaines !!! parmis les plus longues que j'ai connu. On est enfin arrive a la barbade. Plutot que de faire un commentaire par jour, je vais faire un resume general de la traversee. Le plus court que je puisse faire ...

Arrival in Barbados, Bridgetown, Barbados travel blog

Arrival in Barbados

A travel blog entry by ccheng

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... passed, chatting, doing spanish exercises (that's me), writing diaries, snacking, staring into nothingness, swimming in the sea. Approaching Barbados, we had non-stop squalls and strong winds and 12-feet high waves. Again, this lasted another 4 days. ...

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