Shades Holiday Apartments

Laynes Road, St. James, BB29004, Barbados | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from St. James

Turtles, fish and sunshine!

A travel blog entry by aguerin02


... to Dwight and was able to touch them multiple times. All of us were able to but Robbie most of all. Jenna was a little freaked out but managed not to panic too much!
Next we moved on to a sunken barge that is now home to a coral reef and many beautiful fish.This time Lester led the way explaining the different types of coral and sea life as we swam along. Again, Jenna was a bit frightened but toughed it out and ended up ...

Meet the new neighbours

A travel blog entry by bettya52


... shopping. We discover a ready prepared fish cake mix and decide that we will make them for an afternoon snack to accompany the rum punch that we plan to drink.

Sitting by the pool we enjoy the snacks and before you know it we've polished off the punch, three quarters of a bottle of rum and a jug of mango daiquiri. I wonder why we're feeling tipsy? Poor mum falls asleep and pretty much stays asleep until bed time. We have to wake her up to eat ...

I Don't Like Cricket, I Love It

A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe

... colder than what we'd had this last fortnight.

Would I go on the Ventura again? Probably not. There was nothing at all wrong with the ship, the food, the entertainment or the service. No, it was none of that. Maybe it was because there were just too many people, yet we didn't make any friends or have a favourite hang-out this time. What is it they say about being lonely in a crowd? No, give me the smaller ships any ...

Over hill and under sea

A travel blog entry by ahartry


... and scuttled the ship. Whether true or not, it’s a fairly shallow and distinct wreck; the anchor sits slightly away from the rest of the hulk. The reef fish were very friendly, and we enjoyed ourselves for the 30 or so minutes we swam.

Then, back on board our little boat for a short trip to another part of the beach. We went for a long walk on the perfect pink sand … being a national holiday, lots of locals were out with family and friends, ...

Best Foot Massage EVER!!!!

A travel blog entry by tonyandtonya

... articles/pictures of where/why he was featured. Was I glad I didn't turn down his "hard times offer!" He massaged my feet like no one EVER has!! Bongo loaded his hands with aloe vera, straight from the plant and applied it to my feet like it was his JOB... oops, it WAS his job! He moved those hands so fast and furious that my feet felt like spaghetti! Fifteen minutes on each foot was PURE BLISS... I'm going to get myself another one ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on Laynes Road, St. James, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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