In Barbados I stayed at the Amaryllis Beach Resort, which is located in the Hastings area, just south of Bridgetown. The best thing about this hotel is its location; it’s a 15-20 minute drive from the airport and only a few minutes by car from all the attractions of Bridgetown. There’s also a bus stop right [...]
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In a continuation of my A-Z of things to do in Barbados, I present to you Part Two: Letters N-Z! (You can read part one here) N is for National Dish The national dish of Barbados is Cou-Cou! I had a taste of it at Brown Sugar restaurant, located just outside of Bridgetown. Cou Cou [...]
In a previous post I announced my challenge with Travel Supermarket to complete an A to Z of Barbados. I had 5 days to roam around the island, finding something to represent very letter of the alphabet. It was exhausting with lots of early starts to the sound of my alarm clock, but I finally [...]
After packing in quite a lot of activites on days one, two and three, we decided to take it easy. Today the public had to choose an activity for the letter ‘T’ and we chose…Turtles! T is for Turtle Barbados is a great place to swim with sea turtles and there are lots of catamaran [...]
Day three of the #AtoZofBarbados challenge was an epic day filled with sun, sea and sand. Since we have a rental car we embarked on a road trip to the East Coast of the island, passing some beautiful scenery on the way. D is for Drive It’s really worth hiring a rental car to get [...]
Today on the #AtoZofBarbados challenge we asked the public to name an activity with the letter J- there were some good options including the Jolly Roger pirate ship, Juju’s Beach Bar and jam puffs, but in the end we selected the Jammin Catamaran Sun Blast Cruise trip and it turned out to be the BEST DAY [...]
The #AtoZofBarbados challenge with Travel Supermarket is underway! My best friend and I landed in Barbados on Sunday night and picked up our rental car from Drive-O-Matic; navigating the roads has been a breeze with sat nav. Since we were fairly hungry, we immediately headed to Holetown for dinner and to check out the nightlife [...]
Offering powdery white beaches, crystal clear waters and gorgeous sunsets, Barbados is without a doubt one of the most romantic places on earth. It’s no wonder the island is so popular with honeymooners, and a growing number of people are choosing Barbados as a wedding destination too. Here are the top 5 romantic things to [...]
Picture yourself drinking cocktails on a Caribbean island but don’t know which one to choose? It’s certainly no easy feat. While crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches are almost guaranteed, not all Caribbean islands are the same. They all have different languages, landscapes and highlights to discover. A Caribbean cruise is a great way [...]
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I'm a British girl from Manchester and I have been traveling solo since 2008. After graduating from university I decided there was more to life than the hours between 9 and 5, so I packed my journalism degree into my suitcase to travel the world and work remotely. I hope to inspire you to be your own boss, live life and travel the world.