The Palm Garden Hotel
Travel Blogs from Christ Church
... good as Surfside's? It's a resounding yes. They're different but very tasty indeed.
It seems as if another half an hour passes before we get our main courses but it was worth the wait. They are great.
Pudding is fun, we order 3 and get only 2. Ah Wayne it seems like this bar and restaurant is more of a hobby than a business but maybe that's us applying our UK cultural standards, why not go with the flow?
It's island time, no problem.
... and Spa. The hotel is right on the beach as its name indicates. We were told by several locals that this is one of the favorite beaches on the island for the locals. The hotel itself is very nicely kept. All of the staff we came into contact with were very nice and eager to serve. The desk clerk welcomed us and gave us coupons for four free drinks. We took those and headed up to our room to settle in. The room was very generously ...
... safety reasons, as the capstan and chains and other potential hazards are situated there. It made you want to do what Kate Winslet did in the movie Titanic. :-)
It was so pleasant at the pool deck that we went back to our cabin and changed into our swimming things, before applying the Factor 30 sun tan lotion. Normally I would only use a factor 8 or 10, but we were heading closer to the Equator all the time, and with the sea reflecting ...
... mixed weather.
Now that we are in Barbados and have had a little time to recover, it all seems a long way behind us as we set about doing the tourist trips and putting the boat back in order. The place is so vibrant and full of colour. The local people are very friendly and there is reggae music everywhere you go. Everything is so relaxed. The drivers give way to everybody and we haven't heard anyone sound their horn ...
... places of interest that should not be missed when
visiting the island.
This blog will take you on a trip around
Barbados - places to stay, where to eat, upcoming events (cricket,
anyone!?) and more. So, sit back, relax, enjoy and get ready to book