Barbados – a tropical paradise in the Caribbean
Among the many islands of the Caribbean, one of the most expressive and vibrant is Barbados, which is located in the east of the archipelago and washed by the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. It is a picturesque and comfortable place for individual and family holidays with convenient infrastructure and amazing flora and fauna.
Barbados is steeped in English culture and architecture, driven by centuries of colonial influence. The average annual temperature of air and water ranges from 26-28 C °, which allows any tourist to fully enjoy all the delights of a paradise holiday. A visa-free regime for visiting the island, which is limited only by a one-time collection at the airport, is quite convenient for all vacationers.
Among the sights of the island that will be of interest to tourists are Trafalgar Square, which is a kind of analogue of London (today it is called the National Heroes’ Square). Also worth noting Karinage, which is the inner harbor of the capital’s port, home to numerous yachts and colorful fishing boats. The buildings of parliament built in the second half of the 19th century stand out for their fascinating beauty. Any tourist should visit the popular shopping center on the island. Da costas malllocated in the center of the capital Bridgetown on Broad street, where there is a large network of various shops, including souvenir shops.
A visit to the factory will be interesting for connoisseurs of rum Foursquare Rum Distillerywhere guided tours, tastings are held, there is a shop, gallery and garden.
Barbados has very beautiful botanical gardens and parklands, in which various tropical flowers, trees and other exotic plants have been grown for more than a century. Also worthy of attention Harrison’s cave, where you can see natural crystal stalactites, rivers with pools and waterfalls. If budgetary opportunities permit, the beauty of the scenery can be enjoyed using helicopter tours. And the mystery of the tropical underwater world can be seen if you pay for a dive on a small underwater bathyscaphe.
In most of the comfortable hotels, children under the age of 12 can stay for free in the rooms with their parents. You can get to any point of the island by taxi, which is quite affordable for vacationers. If you wish, you can rent a car, motorcycle or bicycle. In order to rent a vehicle, it is enough to have an international driver’s license.