Do you live in Barbados and want to be updated of what's
going on? Well, you've come to right place - the Totally
Barbados Locals Guide.
Just because you're a local to the island, you can still
find new things for you to see, experience and discover
Having won the 2010 World's Leading Travel Destination
Website Award, you can be sure that whether you're looking
for events, things to do, which restaurants to dine at, or
nightlife, history and facts, we have all the information
you could possibly need.
Keep up to date with all the island's latest events by
viewing our jam-packed Barbados events calendar.
You can also download Barbados mobile
apps for your tablet or smart phones.
Get Discounts and Special Offers
If you book certain activities and events through Totally
Barbados, you will receive all kinds of special offers and
discounts. Just click on Book Now from any feature
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Did you know?
According to the 2014 Global Innovation Index, Barbados
is the most innovative country in the Caribbean, and the
world's 41st most innovative nation. Just one of the reasons
you call this blessed little island 'home'!
Barbados Events Calendar
Our Barbados events calendar guide helps you find out
everything that's hip and happening in Barbados. You can get
Agenda view of daily activities on in Barbados or see
Posterboard view with images of all scheduled events.
For the mobile user, select the
Stream view to combine poster board and agenda views
without it taking long to download.
With it's easy to use
search function, use it to plan your next outing by
checking out what events are coming up well in advance.
What's more, you can get a
discount on some of the events listed if you book through
the Totally Barbados website.
For instance, did you know that you get money off when you book
Harbour Lights Beach Extravaganza Dinner Show through the
Totally Barbados website?
To find out what's happening in Barbados today, this coming
week, weekend, month or year on your mobile phone,
HD visit the iTunes Store and download the
To Do Mobile Events Calendar App for Barbados by
Brecal Inc / Totally Barbados.
The Barbados To Do Mobile Events Calendar App is designed for
both the local and visitor to Barbados and now available in
iTunes and at
Four (4) Ways to find out what
to do in Barbados
Google Barbados Events
Calendar to see what's on and plan your perfect vacation.
2. For all cell phones
and mobile devices, visit
Events at Totally Barbados.
Barbados To Do at iTunes Store
Barbados To Do at Google play Store
Barbados Nightlife Guide
As a local, you probably know a lot of the island's
nightspots, but it can't hurt to refresh your memory!
As you will know, Barbados is brimming with a wide range of
nightlife, from spectacular
dinner and dance shows featuring fire-eaters and stilt
walkers, to pumping music nights showcasing live reggae,
soca and house DJs. So if you like a good party, check out
our Barbados Nightlife Guide and have a read through the
1st and 2nd Street Holetown Nightlife
Barbados South Coast Nightlife
Barbados Weekly Nightlife Guide
Barbados West Coast Nightlife
St Lawrence Gap Nightlife
Barbados is blessed with miles of pristine beaches, just
ready for you to discover, or rediscover, as the case may
As locals, we sometimes don't get to the beach as much as
we'd like but can all agree that there's nothing better than
sinking your toes into the soft, white sand or floating in
the clear, blue sea.
Barbados beaches cater to everyone, from the surfer's
favorites along the east coast to the picturesque, calmer
waters of the west coast.
To reacquaint yourself with the best beaches, see our
Barbados beaches guide.
Not only will you get directions to the best beaches, but
our guide also tells you the available amenities, swimming
conditions, and where you can find beach access points to
ensure you arrive in the know.
South Coast Beaches
West Coast Beaches
East Coast Beaches
North Coast Beaches
Restaurants and Dining
One thing Bajans can really boast about is the high standard
of restaurants on the island. There are so many wonderful
places to eat - some well-known, some more 'off the beaten
There's something for everyone; from stunning beachfront
dining to lively bistros like the
Coffee Bean. The best part is some
restaurants offer special discounts if you book through
Want to know more? Find restaurants in our Restaurant Guide by...
You'll never be short of options for all tastes and
budgets in Barbados.
Things to do in Barbados
As a local, you'll be well aware that Barbados is packed
with many wonderful things to see and do. However, no matter
how long you've lived on the island, there are surely places
you may not have seen or fully explored yet.
It's a great reason for you to act like a tourist for the
day and revisit, or even go for the first time, to some of
the amazing locations and
attractions Barbados has to offer.
For instance, why not check out the natural beauty of the
stalagmites and stalactites of
Whatever you're looking to do, from art classes to yoga,
road trips to catamaran sailing, you're sure to be amazed as
you re-explore the island of Barbados.
Top 10 Places to See in Barbados
Tour Barbados Central
Tour Barbados East
Tour Barbados North
Tour Barbados South
Tour Barbados South East
Tourist Attractions East Coast
Tourist Attractions Inland
Tourist Attractions Map
Tourist Attractions North Coast
Tourist Attractions South Coast
Tourist Attractions West Coast
Want to brush up on your heritage? Let us take you back in
time as we detail Barbados' history from as far back as the
Amerindians, all the way up to the present day.
Read all about the rich heritage of our beautiful island on
our Totally Barbados history pages:
1625 - 1627 - The Early Beginnings of English Settlement in
1628 - 1630 - Barbados Changes Hands
1629 - 1639 - Henry Hawley and the First House of Assembly of
1639 - 1641 - Setting the foundation for the future of Barbados
Bajans are renowned sports lovers and Barbados is teaming
with all manner of sporting activities. We are blessed with
international standard golf courses and polo pitches, not to
mention world famous surfing spots, rally racing events, and
of course cricket matches!
If you love sports check out our Totally Barbados Sports
Guide. You'll get all you need to know about World Cup Golf,
World Cup Cricket, car racing, fishing, horse racing, polo,
scuba diving, water skiing, water sports, wind and kite
surfing, and so much more.
Forgotten who the Prime Minister is? Want to know who's in
charge of Education? Barbados has one of the oldest
parliaments in the Commonwealth and has a rich history of
Learn all about the who's who of the Barbados Government
on our Totally Barbados Government pages:
The Cabinet of Barbados
The History of Barbados Parliament
People of Barbados
Yes, that's you! As you would know, Barbados is a melting
pot of people from many different diverse cultures and
influences - both local and international. In fact, this
small island has produced a large number of world famous
celebrities, some of whom have been kind enough to spend
time and share their stories with us.
We're sure that you'll learn something new about these
famous Barbadians and feel inspired by their incredible
achievements. Find out more on our Meet a Bajan pages. Who
knows? You may even spot someone you know!
Barbados is a beautiful country with so much to offer both
locals and visitors alike. Totally Barbados encourages all
locals living in Barbados to re-discover our island home and
help us spread the word to the world about beautiful
Hopefully our pages motivate you to reconnect with your
homeland and remember just why it is that Barbados 'rocks'.
Tip: Don't just take our word for it - check out a
video from one of our website visitors - 'Barbados
Rocks!' - and fall back in love with this island
paradise you call 'home'.