Capital City: Bridgetown
Time Difference: GMT -4hrs
Flight Time: Approx. 8.5hrs London to Barbados
Currency: Barbados Dollar (BBD)
Main Languages: English
Don't miss the Crop Over Festival in July or August for a little local fun and of course the Food & Wine & Rum Festival in November for a taste of the true Barbados! For the adventurous, windsurfing, diving and hiking are popular activities. For the more relaxed, stroll down the beach or delve into the museums in Bridgetown and learn about the fascinating history.
Best time to go
December to January is considered to be the best time to go. June to November is the hurricane season.