MUSIC FROM OUR BARBADOS EPISODES

MUSIC FROM OUR BARBADOS EPISODES

Music in Booker Travels is critical to understanding the culture of the places we visit. Check out the links bellow to hear more from the amazing artists whose music is featured in the Barbados series. Help support their music by buying it and sharing it with others. To the artists, we thank each one for the work you do and for […]

February 6, 2015 at 3:35 am 0 comments

Souvenirs From Barbados

Souvenirs From Barbados

What Booker packed to bring home Delish Seasoning Aunt Mays Hot Sauce Yes! Kit Kat Chocolate Bar Tortuga Rum Cake Mauby Syrup A seashell from Foul Bay

January 16, 2015 at 12:59 pm 0 comments

Bajan Food

Bajan Food

Unforgettable Food and Drinks Booker tried in Barbados: Meat Stew Flying Fish Sandwich Pan Fried Barracuda Grilled Mahi-Mahi Desserts: Cassava Pone Rum Cake Fruits: Dunks or “Monkey Apples” Ackee Golden Apple Breadfruit Drinks: Mauby Drink Ginger Beer Drink Coconut Water Sugar Cane Juice A few websites on Barbados Cuisine and Local Fruits: Worldwide Web Awards Visit Barbados Totally Barbados Barbados […]

January 7, 2015 at 6:12 pm 0 comments

Barbados – Zed’s and Oistins

Barbados – Zed’s and Oistins

TIPS FROM “AT ZED’S” EPISODE OUR STAY – After Bathsheba, Booker moved to southern Barbados for a stay at Surfers Point Guest House. A compound with seven ocean front apartments, the guesthouse is located only 20 minutes from the airport. It is also just a short drive to some of the most beautiful spots on the island such as Crane […]

December 12, 2014 at 3:00 am 2 comments

Tips on Fishing and Where to Stay in Southern Barbados

Tips on Fishing and Where to Stay in Southern Barbados

OUR FISHING TRIP – For big game or fun fishing, “Bad Habbits” and Captain Trevor Browne is our number one choice. Trevor is a super reliable, easy-going and fun guy. He makes you feel at home in Barbados, and in the water. To get in touch with Captain Trevor for a great fishing or diving experience: email: badhabbits.barbados@hotmail.com phone number: 246-255-3390   OUR […]

November 28, 2014 at 3:15 am 0 comments

MUST SEE IN BARBADOS

MUST SEE IN BARBADOS

In this week’s episode, Booker explores two amazing sights; one of them is the Flower Forest. It is a horticultural park in the heart of the island. The forest is abundant with flowering plants, towering trees and tropical wildlife. The property used to be a sugar plantation but now it is 50-acres of tropical paradise. The second stop in this […]

November 7, 2014 at 10:20 pm 0 comments

Animal Flower Cave

Animal Flower Cave

We want to take the opportunity to introduce some information about the Animal Flower Cave in Barbados, which is featured on our most recent episode Barbados: Surf. This incredible secret of nature provided us with unbelievably beautiful footage and with great hospitality when we visited. Animal Flower Cave is located in the northern point of St. Lucy, on the northern […]

November 3, 2014 at 4:46 pm 0 comments

Surf in Barbados

Surf in Barbados

SURF IN BARBADOS Barbados has its fair share of quality surf. Waves are capable of breaking almost anywhere on the island. It’s completely realistic to drive from one side of the island to the other to catch some waves. The best surf happens form November to June but waves vary depending on the island coasts. Where Booker Surfed: The East […]

October 27, 2014 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Island Hotspots

Island Hotspots

THE HOT SPOTS ON THE ISLAND While we were in Barbados we found out that you can actually drive around the entire island in just 5 hours (With some stops, of course.) We wanted to share with you every corner of Barbados because we really fell in love but we narrowed down the list to the places that made the […]

October 17, 2014 at 3:00 am 0 comments

JAZZ AT THE BEACH

JAZZ AT THE BEACH

Yes, jazz at the beach! We thought it would be a cool idea to introduce to you our Barbadian musical discovery, Keith Campbell. There’s not much about Keith Campbell on the web, but Campbell was one of the first Barbadian bebop jazz musicians. Crazy, we know. Keith Campbell was a pianist and he learned to play many genres of music […]

October 10, 2014 at 7:36 pm 0 comments