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Caribbean Cruise

A cruise in and around Barbados is a relaxing way to travel between islands, enjoy beautiful views and revel in cruise ship luxury. There are various Eastern Caribbean cruises that either board and disembark in Barbados, or feature the island as one of their main ports of call. Most ships dock at the deep water harbour…

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Honeymoon and Wedding

The Caribbean island of Barbados has long been the honeymoon destination of choice for British newly-weds, and recently the rest of the world is starting to catch on. This really is an amazing honeymoon destination where couples can do anything, from lazing around on the beach all day to exploring the nooks and crannies…

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Scuba diving

The waters around Barbados are a treasure trove of marine life for scuba divers. Barrier reefs, situated about one and a half to two miles (2.5 to 3km) from shore, are home to numerous schools of tropical fish, corals, turtles, rays and barracudas, while fringe reefs are found closer to shore with smaller coral formations…

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Surfing

Surfing is king in Barbados! Being a coral island, a coral reef stretches all around Barbados' coastline, providing for ideal surfing conditions all over and is guaranteed to have surf somewhere along it's shores at almost any given day of the year. The east coast boasts the most powerful and biggest waves and the foaming…

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Windsurfing

Barbados is one of the best wave windsurfing spots in the world. Beginners as well as experienced windsurfers will find ideal conditions in which to ride the waves, jump or simply sail. Silver Sands is a popular location, where the conditions are challenging but forgiving. A reef lies 820ft (250m) offshore and provides…

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