Tropicana Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. James
... of wine, a couple of G&Ts and a more beer. I don't think I'm exaggerating.
Usually a quiet and retiring person, the result was he began talking and didn't stop - as Malcolm will attest to. While the rest of us sloped off to bed poor Malcolm politely feigned interest in Phil's soliloquy about the location of Jupiter, being petrol head and .... sorry he can remember what else as (like ...
... that we have visited here in the Caribbean, the church was surrounding with an old cemetery with above ground burial sites. Many of the burial sites were dated from the 1600’s. We sat there and thought of the countless services, baptismals, weddings and funerals that must of occurred in the nearly 400 years of its existence as the primary church of Bridgetown, Barbados. The parliament buildings and the church were the principle reason we left the Chamberlain Bridge and walked ...
We arrived, worn out, in Barbados after our long journey from Tortola on New Year's Day, happy that we had booked a nice luxury hotel to spend some time relaxing and recuperating in (although to be honest there were only luxury hotels to be found in Barbados). Upon arrival we went straight to bed and did not surface until late for dinner, a beer and then back to bed, a normal New Year’s Day!
... up first, and as you can hear on the video, I was clearly more excited than he was! He sailed up 250 feet in the air, just like that. We chose not to do the 500 feet; Tony does not appreciate his life being in someone else's hands, so he wanted to keep it to a minimum, which was fine with me. We will break in our dare devil activities slowly! I was up next, and as I sailed above the stunning, turquoise Caribbean Sea, I will say only ...
... rankings of Icee Maker, and I sunk into the chair out on the balcony with the crickets and tree frogs. I breathed in the ocean for a while, and reality set in that I truly was in paradise... with Mr. Right! Tony is pretty happy too that he is no longer with "Ms. Right now," but instead Ms. Right! Hahaha!!!
This is what I call a great day... and it's just beginning!
Other places to stay in St. James
PO Box 429, Paynes Bay | 4 star hotelfrom $237
- Not very luxurious...
- Sadly disappointed
- Don't come here if you want good service
Porters | 4 star hotelfrom $257
- Nice Hotel
- Our day at the colony club
- Just loved it
St James Beach, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $458
- Faultless - 11th September 2004
- The best hotel in Barbados
St. James Beach Holetown Barbados, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $228
- Discovery Bay is A-OK
- Great place to stay
- Great Value
Paynes Bay, St. James | Hotelfrom $280
- Friendly nicely presented
- Dinning in a sauna!!!!!!
- Poor mans hotel
Paynes Bay, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $265
- Eigentlich nicht so toll
- Understated luxury for those in the know
- Shame about the Cruise Ships
Holetown, St. James | 5 star hotelfrom $476
- Great place
- The best holiday we have ever had
Holetown, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $294
- Beautiful setting...
- Fantastic little hotel / "villa" complex
- Perfect for families and couples looking for relaxation!
Sunset Crest, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Paynes Bay, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $290
- Stay at The House . . . Refinance yours!
- Great Concept, Staff, Just Needs a little Polish
- An Upgrade, but needs more attention
Paynes Bay, St. James | 3 star hotelfrom $155
Mount Standfast, St. James | Hotelfrom $350
Abbey, St. James | 4 star hotelfrom $367
Paynes Bay, St. James | 1 star hotelfrom $62