If you live in Barbados and want to keep abreast of what's going on then you've come to right place - the locals guide to Barbados.
Totally Barbados features a vast amount of information about Barbados. Having won the
2010 World's Leading Travel Destination Website award, you
can be confident that whether you are looking for
events, things to do,
facts, Totally Barbados will feature
the information you need.
What's more, if you book things to do, or places to eat, through the Totally Barbados website you can receive
special offers and discounts in Barbados.
You can keep up to date with all the events happening in Barbados by viewing the
Barbados events calendar, which is constantly
updated and jam-packed full of all the latest events in Barbados.
You can also download Barbados mobile apps for your tablet or smartphones.
» Google Play
Start discovering more about Barbados by signing up for our VIP newsletter,
which is sent directly to your email inbox every week or two informing you of what's happening in Barbados.
Barbados Events Calendar
The Barbados events calendar informs you about
everything that is hip and happening in Barbados. With it's easy to use search function, you can check out what's coming up in advance - perfect
for helping you plan what to do in Barbados.
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 the
Harbour Lights Beach Extravaganza
Dinner Show through the Totally Barbados website?
For more information about events like this one, please go to the
Totally Barbados events calendar.
To find out what's happening in Barbados today, this coming week, weekend, month or year on your mobile phone, iPhone, iPod or iPad visit
the iTunes Store and download the Barbados 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
Four (4) Ways to find out What's On and What to do in Barbados
View daily hour-by-hour guides at Totally Barbados to see
what's on. Explore our Google Barbados Events Calendar for 2013 below to find out what to do in Barbados and how to plan your day, week, weekend,
month or year.
2. All Cell Phones and Mobile Devices visit:
3. Mobile App: Barbados To Do at
4. Mobile App: Barbados
To Do at Google play Store
Barbados Nightlife Guide
If you like a good party then check out the Barbados Nightlife
guide, which will guide you through the nightlife of Barbados. 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.
The links below will help you get the party started!
1st and 2nd Street Holetown Nightlife
» Barbados South Coast Nightlife
» Barbados Weekly Nightlife Guide
» Barbados West Coast Nightlife
» St Lawrence
Barbados is blessed with miles of pristine beaches, ready for you to discover. There is nothing better than sinking your toes into the soft,
white sand or floating on the clear, blue sea.
Barbados beaches cater for everyone, from the surfer's favorite east coast to the picturesque, calm waters of the west coast of Barbados.
To find out where the best beaches in Barbados are, go to our
Barbados beaches guide.
Our comprehensive beach guide not only directs you to the best beaches in Barbados, but it also tells you what amenities are available at the
beach, provides you with information about the swimming conditions, and tells you where you can find the beach access points. This gives you
the chance to arrive in the know, with any worries you might have had completely washed away.
Restaurants and Dining
One of the things locals can really boast about is our high standard of restaurants. There are so many wonderful places to eat all across Barbados
- some well known and some off the beaten track.
Barbados' restaurants offer something for everyone; from stunning beachfront restaurants, with the sound of the gentle waves lapping on the
beach, to lively fun-filled feasts such as
What's more, some of the restaurants featured on Totally Barbados offer special discounts when you book through the website.
To find out about all the wonderful places you can go to eat in Barbados you can refer to the Totally Barbados Restaurant guide. We have detailed
the restaurants by location,
type of restaurant and by
cuisine so you can always find
somewhere to suit your appetite.
Things to do in Barbados
Barbados is packed with amazing and wonderful things to see and do. No matter how long you have lived here, you've probably not seen or explored
Barbadians tend to forget how much fun it can be to act like a tourist for the day, and revisit, or even go for the first time, to some of the
amazing locations Barbados has to offer.
For instance, why not check out the beautiful stalagmites and stalactites of
Whatever you are looking to do, from art classes to yoga classes, you will be amazed at the amount of choice in Barbados.
Totally Barbados details the history of Barbados from as far back as the Amerindians to the present day. To read all about the history of our
beautiful island you can go to the Totally Barbados history pages.
We're sure you'll be amazed at how one small island has so much history, and through it's own struggles and challenges helped shape politics
the world over.
» 1625 - 1627 - The Early Beginnings
of English Settlement in Barbados
» 1628 - 1630 - Barbados Changes Hands
» 1629 - 1639 - Henry Hawley and the First
House of Assembly of Barbados
» 1639 - 1641 - Setting the foundation for
the future of Barbados
Barbados is teaming with sporting activities. We are blessed with world class golf courses and polo pitches. Not to mention, world famous surfing
Mecca's and of course rally racing.
So if you love sports and want to keep on the ball, check out the Totally Barbados sports guide, which tells you about World Cup Golf, World
Cup Cricket, car racing, fishing, horse racing, polo, scuba diving, water skiing, water sports, wind and kite surfing and more.
Forgotten who the Prime Minister is? What to know who's in charge of education for Barbados? Well you can find out all about who's who in the
Barbados Government, and what they can do for you on our Totally Barbados Government pages:
» Barbados Government
» The Cabinet of Barbados
» The History of Barbados
» Barbados Parliament
People of Barbados
Barbados has produced a huge number of world famous celebrities, some of whom have been kind enough to spend time with us giving their history
and providing advice to other Barbadians in their field.
As we have, we're sure that you will learn something new about these famous Barbadians and feel inspired by their incredible achievements. You
can find out about famous Barbadians on our
Meet a Bajan pages.
Did you know that Earl
Maynard the Bajan world renowned body builder appeared in 17 Hollywood Blockbusters including some of the Jackie Chan movies?
Or had you heard that
Sobers had six fingers on each hand at birth instead of five (the extra fingers were removed in early boyhood).
You can read more exciting life stories like these at
Meet a Bajan guide.
We at Totally Barbados encourage all locals living in Barbados to re-discover our island home while preserving Barbados, its culture and country
for following generations.
Barbados is a beautiful country, with so much on offer. But don't just take our word for it - check out the video from one of our website visitors
- 'Barbados Rocks!'.
Author: Brett Callaghan