The Best Coffee in Barbados 

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Dominic and Mandy Wyndham-Gittens were running a successful cafe in Barbados until they discovered a problem.  It was the first true Italian-style cafe on the island, but there was a problem. They wanted to go beyond Italian espresso, to find […]


The South Coast Is Barbados' New Capital of Cool

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The button on the wall at Blush, a new cafe in Barbados, surrounded by green plants and a butterfly, says “press for Prosecco.”  The moment you walk through the door, past the floral trellis and the seafoam chairs, when you […]


Bermuda Joins Caribbean Tourism Organization

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The island of Bermuda has joined the Caribbean Tourism Organization, in a big boost for the Barbados-based organization.  The CTO called Bermuda’s decision a “another milestone in its efforts to expand its reach and influence in the regional tourism sector.” […]


This Barbados Beach Hotel Is Getting a New Look 

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The popular South Beach Hotel on the south coast of Barbados is getting a new look, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The 49-suite hotel, part of Ocean Hotels Group, is unveiling what the company called an “exciting rebrand” and transformation later […]

Barbados Gearing Up for Caribbean’s Top Motor Sports Event

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The Caribbean’s premier road rally is back again this year in Barbados, with the return of the Sol Rally Barbados.  The event, which runs from June 3-11, is anchored around three days of rally driving with drivers from all around […]

Pendry Hotels Is Expanding to Barbados 

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By the CJI Staff Montage International’s Pendry is coming to the Caribbean, with a pair of resorts in Barbados.  The company is taking over the Port Ferdinand resort and marina, with plans to convert it into two different properties: Pendry […]


4 Resorts For An All-Inclusive Caribbean Summer Vacation 

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It begins, if you’re lucky, with a green flash. That moment when the setting yellow sun meets the blue of the Caribbean horizon and, for a privileged few, seems to cause a momentary burst of green light.  Then there’s that […]

American Airlines, JetBlue Adding More Barbados Flights

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It’s getting even easier to visit the island of Barbados, thanks to the addition of new nonstop flights from major carriers including American Airlines and JetBlue.  This summer, American Airlines will be launching an additional daily nonstop flight between Miami […]

How to Take an Adults-Only Barbados Vacation This Summer 

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One of Barbados’ top beach resorts is adding a special program for summer travel, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Club, Barbados, one of the island’s premier all-inclusive resorts, is now offering a free fifth night program.  The program is good […]


In Barbados, a Showcase for Caribbean Tourism

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The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), in collaboration with Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc., and the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association, is set to host Caribbean Travel Marketplace, taking place from May 9 – 11 at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford […]

New Barbados-St Vincent Flights 

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Caribbean Airlines is launching new flights between Barbados and St Vincent next month, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Trinidad-based regional carrier will be kicking off its new flights on Aug. 3, with service running through at least Nov. 6, 2023.  […]

10 Barbados Resorts to Visit Now, From Boutiques to All-Inclusives

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Simply put, Barbados is hot right now, emerging from the challenges of the pandemic with a new energy. Travelers continue to flock to the island, drawn to its rare blend of elegance, authenticity, culture and beauty.  But choosing where to […]


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