With its beautiful white beaches, lush landscapes and crystal blue waters, you’ll find a great place to celebrate your destination wedding in Barbados! When you’ve thought about everything that an ideal Caribbean island should be, you’ll find that Barbados would fulfill any dream destination wedding in the Caribbean. Just off the coast of Venezuela, you can island hop between South American and the rest of the islands with great ease. In Bridge Town, you’ll find the capital with all its touristy trappings. In the Central Eastern part, you’ll find a more rugged coastline that’s fit for hiking excursions. Southern Barbados has the best of nightlife and dining that the island has to offer, and you’ll never find yourself without something to do (this is the main area for all inclusive destination weddings).
Barbados ActivitiesThis island nation has some of the finest water sports; from surfing along the east coast and diving in the west, you’ll find that there’s a lot to do! Shopping excursions are available, where you can shop along the shopping district where it’s duty free and you won’t have to pay import taxes. In Bridgetown you can go on a rum distillery tour and watch how they turn sugarcane into liquid gold. On the West coast has highlands and panoramic views that shouldn’t be missed, and you should check out the numerous excursions put on by different companies and the all inclusive resort hotels; ask your concierge for the best activities in your area.
Barbados DiningDining in Barbados is a real treat, especially since you have so many different and exotic foods at your disposal. First off, there are American restaurants just about everywhere, so you can always find a taste of home when you need one. Flying fish is a favorite of the island, and you’ll find it fried and covered with a spicy sauce. If you’re not a fan of spices, you can always ask to have it served without it and just eat it with tartar sauce. Pepper pot stew, a delicious dish made with pork broth, vegetables and spices that is a real Caribbean dish you should enjoy. Cutters with salt bread give you a good taste of island life, and beef is rare here so try one of the many fish and chicken sandwich joints that are peppered throughout the island.
Barbados NightlifeWith its pure water, you won’t have to worry about purity or bacteria in the water on this island. When you’re looking for a good time on your destination wedding, Barbados delivers. Here you can drink fresh rum in just about any bar, and you’ll find many clubs around the resort zones where your drinks come free with your all inclusive resort package. Dance until dawn on the white sandy beaches with live calypso and steel drum bands that play all over.
As you can see, Barbados has so much to offer anyone looking for a good time, and makes a great destination wedding location. You’ll find so many different things to do, you’ll never find yourself wondering why you came to this island, and will have enough memories to last you a lifetime.