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Explore the heritage of Barbados through it’s historic sites and monuments.

Top 5 Barbados Heritage Sites

Top 5 Barbados Heritage Sites

Barbados is a country with a rich heritage and a wonderful merger of African, European and other influences. Here are our favourite heritage sites on the island.

Activities & Attractions, Barbados Travel News, Heritage, Heritage & Culture
 

Caribbean Heritage and Culture in Clay

Caribbean Heritage and Culture in Clay

Some say culture is in the blood, but if you are a potter you know that Caribbean heritage and culture is in the clay!

Arts, Barbados Travel News, Heritage, Heritage & Culture
 

Fascinating Barbados Placenames… Incl. Penny Hole, Break Neck Hill and Featherbed Lane!

Fascinating Barbados Placenames… Incl. Penny Hole, Break Neck Hill and Featherbed Lane!

As you travel around Barbados you’ll discover some fascinating placenames with an intriguing story behind them! Here are some of our favourites.

Barbados Travel News, Heritage
 

St. Nicholas Abbey Heritage Holidays

St. Nicholas Abbey Heritage Holidays

St. Nicholas Abbey, the last standing Jacobean Sugar Plantation in the world, is now a formal part of the Barbados Tourism Encyclopedia promotion for independent holidays. The promo is a project of the BTE, TravelersInsights magazine and the Barbados Tourism Encyclopedia.

Activities & Attractions, Barbados Travel News, Beaches, Heritage, Hotels & Accommodation
 

GoPro Video of Horse Whispers

Seeing the Barbados race horses run the beaches and swim in the early morning is just one of the many ways that your days can unfold in Barbados. While the majority of these pedigree racehorses love the water, it is not always the case and, as the saying goes, “you can lead a horse to […]

Activities & Attractions, Heritage, Hotels & Accommodation, Nature
 

A visit to Gun Hill signal station and lion

A visit to Gun Hill signal station and lion

Step back in time with a visit to a historic Barbados signal station, with its panoramic island views and beautiful lion statue carved in 1868!

Activities & Attractions, Barbados Travel News, Heritage
 

Join the Independence Celebrations in Barbados

Join the Independence Celebrations in Barbados

See how you can join in the exciting Independence celebrations in Barbados.

Barbados Travel News, Events, Heritage
 

375th Anniversary of Parliament of Barbados

375th Anniversary of Parliament of Barbados

On February 28th 2014, Barbados celebrated the 375th anniversary of our Parliament with a wonderful day of festivities! Here’s how we spent the day….

Barbados Travel News, Heritage
 

Barbados Great Train Hike

Barbados Great Train Hike

Join the Great Train Hike across Barbados, from the capital city Bridgetown to the north-east of the island!

Activities & Attractions, Barbados Travel News, Heritage, Sports
 

Barbados featured in TravelersInsights.com magazine “World Heritage” edition!

Barbados featured in TravelersInsights.com magazine “World Heritage” edition!

Barbados has been featured in the TravelersInsights.com magazine for its recent designation as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Barbados Travel News, Heritage
 
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