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Barbados Handbook (Footprint Handbooks)

By Lizzie Williams

Footprint
Paperback (120 pages)

Barbados Handbook (Footprint Handbooks)
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Barbados offers the ideal Caribbean holiday. Whether you're seeking some serious relaxation in the sun or rugged coastal walking, this island has something to offer everyone. This Footprint Handbook provides invaluable information on transport, accommodation, eating and entertainment to ensure that your trip includes the best of this sun-drenched isle.

  • Essentials section with useful advice on getting to and around the island of Barbados
  • Comprehensive, up-to-date listings of where to eat, sleep and play
  • Includes information on tour operators and activities, from sipping rum on the plantations to golfing in the sunshine
  • Detailed maps for Barbados and its key destinations
  • Slim enough to fit in your pocket

With detailed information on all the main sights, plus many lesser-known attractions, the Footprint Barbados Handbook provides concise and comprehensive coverage of one of the Caribbean's mos sought-after destinations.

101 Things To Do and Places To See in Barbados

By Russell Streeter

Caribbean Travel Guides
Paperback (68 pages)

101 Things To Do and Places To See in Barbados
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NEW UPDATED EDITION FOR 2019

New edition features a quick guide to the Top 5 beaches and attractions

This insider’s guide reveals the island’s best-kept secrets, so you can feel like a “regular”, even on your first trip, and find activities for the whole family!

  • Find the best beaches, away from the crowds...
  • Learn the stories behind the sights
  • Plan your holiday before you leave home - and make sure you pack the right stuff!
  • Benefit from local knowledge
  • Make the most of your hard-earned vacation
  • This book is small enough to fit in your pocket

Did you know that Bajans were among the first to produce rum? Or that the grapefruit was bred in one of the island's gullies? Russell Streeter does. He also knows where the most tranquil beaches are, where the turtles swim and nest, and where you can savour the best fried fish.

In this information age, it can be challenging sifting through all of the data and finding what’s really useful. So instead of trawling through the Internet, this insightful book will help you to navigate the best that Barbados has to offer.

A great resource for anyone traveling to Barbados. I purchased it in preparation for my 4th trip there and found it to contain lots of great nuggets of information. Great to have the inside track from someone who lived there!

- RM Brown, Amazon.com verified purchase

Like most people I was expecting "more" initially. It's a very small paperback, and arguably not "worth" the price. But actually I think it IS worth the price as it's written with no advertorial bias and simply provides a rational and ordered list of things to do including reviews of the main sights/tourist attractions and the many different beaches. As a first timer to Barbados I found it very useful for helping plan what to do during our stay. One thing it's missing is a decent map, but there are plenty of these available on arrival, in bars/restaurants, or as App downloads on your phone. And there's no restaurant review but TripAdvisor covers this just fine. As a first timer to Barbados I found it very useful for helping plan what to do during our stay.

- AJ London, Amazon.co.uk verified purchase

It was really helpful when visiting the island. Info is accurate and personally presented which makes it a pleasant read as well as helping you see the best on Barbados. After all, it is not everyday you get the chance, so you want to make the best of your visit.

- Madame, Amazon.co.uk verified purchase

This colourful book features:

  • 38 beautiful beaches to relax on;
  • 39 engaging attractions;
  • 24 fun activities to keep you out of trouble!
  • Lists of major tour operators with contact details;
  • Summaries of the major scuba diving sites around the island;

Plus over 30 full-colour pictures, a short guide to local cuisine and a list of major annual cultural and sporting events

All this for less than the cost of a good meal!

This book doesn't include every beach, rum shop or building that the Queen or George Washington ever stayed in. There are no details of hotels or restaurants - because Trip Advisor is the best place for such information.

The new edition takes on board much of the feedback (good and bad) that readers have provided over the past 4 years, whilst keeping the goal of being your personal guide to the best that Barbados has to offer.

There's more to Barbados that the beaches. With this book you can feel like a regular even on your first trip!

Lonely Planet Caribbean Islands (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet, Paul Clammer, Catherine Le Nevez, Brendan Sainsbury & Polly Thomas

LONELY PLANET
Paperback (896 pages)

Lonely Planet Caribbean Islands (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Caribbean Islands is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Travel back to the 18th century as you wander along cobbled lanes and past meticulously restored buildings at English Harbour, Antigua; hoist a jib and set sail from sailing fantasyland, Tortola, and enjoy the journey to one of the 50 or so isles making up the British Virgin Islands; or hit the atmospheric streets of Cuba's Habana Vieja and join in the living musical soundtrack of rumba, salsa, son and reggaeton; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Caribbean Islands and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet's Caribbean Islands Travel Guide:

  • Color maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - weddings, honeymoons, sustainable travel, cuisine, music, wildlife, culture, history
  • Covers Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Jamaica, St Kitts, St Lucia, Trinidad, Turks & Caicos, US Virgin Islands, and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Caribbean Islands, our most comprehensive guide to the Caribbean Islands, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled

About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world's number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveller since 1973. Over the past four decades, we've printed over 145 million guidebooks and phrasebooks for 120 languages, and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travellers. You'll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, 12 international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more, enabling you to explore every day. Lonely Planet enables the curious to experience the world fully and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves, near or far from home.

TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 winner in Favorite Travel Guide category

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)

Insight Guides Flexi Map Barbados (Insight Flexi Maps)

By Insight Guides

Insight Guides
Map (1 pages)

Insight Guides Flexi Map Barbados (Insight Flexi Maps)
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Insight Guides Flexi Map: has a weather-proof fold out map of the country with top attractions listed. Ideal for taking on holiday.



This Barbados Flexi Map is drawn to a scale of 1:60000 and shows the entire country complete with a comprehensive index. This is an ideal on-the-move companion when you're exploring Barbados

It includes larger scale maps of the west coast, south coast, Bridgetown and Garrison

Outlines Top Attractions and places of interest with key facts on the sights

Includes useful facts for people visiting Barbados

Information on how to get around the country



Insight Guides/Apa Publications are one of the UK's leading overseas road and travel map publisher.

Barbados 1:40,000 Travel Map (International Travel Maps)

By ITM Canada

ITMB Publishing, Ltd.
Map (1 pages)

Barbados 1:40,000 Travel Map (International Travel Maps)
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This is a very detailed map of Barbados, its scale 1:40,000 makes it excellent for hiking and cycling. Includes an inset with street plan of central Bridgetown and a place name index. Privides rich information about places of interest, beaches, accommodation and travel related activities.

Reef Smart Guides Barbados: Scuba Dive. Snorkel. Surf.

By Peter McDougall & Otto Wagner

Reef Smart Guides
Released: 2019-01-15
Paperback (188 pages)

Reef Smart Guides Barbados: Scuba Dive. Snorkel. Surf.
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#1 Amazon New Release ─ The definitive guide to SCUBA diving and snorkeling in Barbados

For fans of Lonely Planet guides comes an essential SCUBA, snorkel, and surf travel guide.

A great travel gift: The ultimate guide for beach and marine activities in Barbados.

A great Caribbean travel book: Reef Smart Guides Barbados’ detailed descriptions and illustrations of beaches, coral reefs, ship wrecks, and other dive spots are ideal for divers, snorkelers, and surfers. This guidebook will help anyone wanting to make the most of their time on the island and in the water.

Detailed descriptions and map art: Reef Smart Reef Guides Barbados catalogues the beaches, surf spots, and dive and snorkel sites in Barbados. With the help of Reef Smart’s unique 3D-mapping technology, learn all you need to know about the island’s top dive and snorkel sites. These maps provide useful information such as depths, currents, waves, suggested routes, potential hazards, unique structures and species information.

Don’t go diving without it: This indispensable resource will help you plan and execute dives without a hitch. Make sure to pack this guidebook with the rest of your SCUBA gear.

This guidebook provides:

  • The best locations for diving, snorkeling and surfing, and how to access them
  • Detailed 3D maps, graphics and information to help you plan your time in and out of the water
  • Species guide to help you identify and understand the marine creatures you’ll encounter in Barbados
  • And much more!

The comprehensive SCUBA diving book.

Absolutely Barbados: One Man's Mission to Discover the Heart and Soul of a Caribbean Paradise

By Julian Armfield

Miller Publishing Company Limited
Released: 2015-05-31
Kindle Edition (198 pages)

Absolutely Barbados: One Man s Mission to Discover the Heart and Soul of a Caribbean Paradise
 
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Author and BBC broadcaster Julian Armfield came to Barbados for ten days, met and married a Bajan beauty, and stayed forever. He quickly discovered that life on a vibrant Caribbean island was going to be hugely different to that in a sleepy English village. Narrated in an infectious upbeat rhythm, Absolutely Barbados follows the fiercely curious author around the island as he explores and embraces every aspect of Barbados’ lifestyle, culture and heritage, meeting a host of beguiling characters along the way. Julian’s compelling story will enchant, amuse and enlighten anyone who lives in Barbados, Bajans abroad and all those who come to visit either on holiday or to work on this gem of the Caribbean Sea.

Armfield said: “I was fascinated by the challenge of an outsider becoming an insider and now feel that I am almost a Bajan myself. My hope is that Absolutely Barbados will serve as a reminder to readers of why we all love Barbados so much and bring a smile to people’s faces. The book is pitched at Bajans living here and abroad, visitors and newcomers who come here to work.”

Barbados - Wink Travel Guide

By Wink Travel Guide

Independently published
Paperback (25 pages)

Barbados - Wink Travel Guide
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Barbados is an island in the Caribbean, northeast of Venezuela that is often portrayed as the Little Britain of the Caribbean because of its long association with the UK as a British colony.

Like many other Caribbean islands, Barbados is famed for its white-sand beaches and turquoise, crystalline waters.

Popular destinations include; Harrison's cave- Opened in 1981, Harrison cave is noted for its extremely pure water; Flowers Forest Park- in the village of Saint Joseph of Bloomsbury; Hillaby mountain- Hillaby, at approximately 340 meters above sea level is the highest point of the East Caribbean mountains.

Wink Travel Guides introduce you to the best world travel destinations, in a clear and concise way, illustrated by photos.

Barbados Travel Journal: Write and Sketch Your Barbados Travels, Adventures and Memories

By Mindful Explorer Books

Independently published
Paperback (121 pages)

Barbados Travel Journal: Write and Sketch Your Barbados Travels, Adventures and Memories
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As you travel through the beautiful and enchanting country of Barbados, take along this journal to record the memories. Use the pages to sketch the sights and people. Used the lined journal to write down ideas and take notes of your adventures. Get lost in your travels but save the memories in this book. Great if you're backpacking or get this as a gift for someone traveling to Barbados.


 
 
 

 
 
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