Barbados is a flat coral island that was pushed out of sea by early volcanic activity. Fringed by coral reefs, a Barbados vacation will offer you fine white sand beaches along a blue-green sea. Barbados weather allows you to indulge in excellent snorkeling and scuba diving facilities. There is no dearth of good hotel accommodation in Barbados. Barbados hotels offer a variety of cuisine.
In the 1950s, Barbados tourism became a popular industry. The verdant beaches and mild tropical climate brought many visitors. Today, Barbados cruises bring scores of tourists to this island nation. The national sport is Cricket and this island nation boasts of one of the game's best all-rounder Sir Garfield Sobers. Any Barbados vacation is incomplete without a visit to the following tourist spots:
How is the weather?
Blessed with a mild and pleasant tropical climate, nearly 70 % of the population is of African origin. The island also has a blend of European, Indian and Arab settlers. Light cotton dresses and cotton jackets are ideal for the tropical Barbados weather. Beachwear is a must for those who seek the pleasure of the sun and surf. Sun blocks and beach footwear are a must for Barbados vacationers.
Finding a hotel
If you are keen on sampling seafood or continental cuisine or the best Baja cuisine, there is no dearth of fine Barbados hotels on the island. There is something for each taste and budget. The variety ranges from Polynesian to Mexican to Japanese to Indian to Italian or Greek. Dance to the exotic Caribbean rhythms or be part of the nightclub scene. You can watch the sun set and watch the island's nightlife unfold at a romantic Barbados hotel.