Barbados in pictures: 9 images that will make you want to go right now

09 Oct 2016

Dreamy, powder-white beaches on the west coast, rugged, surf-slapped coastline on the west, and a verdant-green interior -- plus, everything seems to be in technicolour, from the carnivals to the tropical forests. Barbados is postcard perfection and eminently instagrammable.


Bathsheba beach on the island's beautiful (but sometimes overlooked) east coast. As pretty at night as it is during the day.

 

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Sunset, Barbados-style.

 

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Expect the unexpected in Barbados. Even the horses can't resist the occasional dip in these tropical waters.

 

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Kadooment, Barbados’s carnival day. Expect lashings of calypso and rum punch along the way

 

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Yes, this is still Barbados. The Morgan Lewis Windmill is the only intact sugar mill on the island.

 

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Turtles are clever - they've made Barbados's beaches their nesting site.

 

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A reggae reggae bus: the finest way to travel.

 

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Martin's Bay: not a bad way to spend a Thursday afternoon.

 

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You never know what treasure you'll find on a Barbados beach. We're off to find some rum punch.

 

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