With the Atlantic wild surf on one side and the gentle turquoise Caribbean sea on the other, Barbados is a cocktail of bliss and bustle (and rum). The historic capital, crystallised caves, 17th century mansions and busy nightlife are only topped by the pure white sand beaches.
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Currency: Barbadian dollar
Time Zone: GMT -4 hours
Average Flight Time: 8.5 hours
World renowned for the paradisiacal visage of its coast, Barbados is more than just the astonishing beauty of its white sandy beaches and crystal clear turquoise waters; beyond the captivating glamour and palm-fringed luxury of its coastal resorts lie rolling landscapes of limestone hills scattered with imposingly grandiose plantation homes which serve as fascinating relics of the islands colonial past. Although one of the most developed of the Caribbean islands, Barbados still dances to its own rhythms of calypso, rum, and indomitable island spirit.
Our knowledgeable team of Caribbean experts have visited Barbados numerous times, frequently revisiting the resorts that we sell in order to stay up to date with all new developments. Not only are they well informed about all the attractions on offer across this spectacular island, but they are truly passionate about Barbados as a holiday destination, and committed to ensuring that you end your holiday feeling the same way.
In terms of climate, the best months to visit Barbados tend to be January through to April, during which period the weather is at its driest and least humid. June to November is hurricane season (although Barbados usually escapes direct hits due to its far easterly position) , wit more major storms occurring from August to October.