Insight Guides: Barbados by APA Publications Limited
This fully updated new edition features illuminating text written by expert, local writers alongside inspiring full-colour photography that brings Barbados' people and places to life, at the turn of a page. The top attractions are highlighted to help you plan your trip priorities and a 'Best of' section highlights the most unique experiences Barbados has to offer, along with personal recommendations on what to see and do. A location finder is printed on the front cover flap which makes this guide ideal for on-the-spot reference and also serves as a handy bookmark. An in-depth 'Places' section covers the entire island, including main towns, museums and galleries, parks and gardens, best beaches and churches. All the principal sites are cross-referenced by number to the accompanying full-colour maps for instant orientation. Attractive colour-coded sections make the guide extremely easy to use, whether you want to read the full narrative, or simply dip in and out. Fascinating features explore everything from 'Living Art' to the 'Bajan Dialect', and the rich history and culture that has shaped Barbados into the island it is today. A comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides a wealth of practical information, covering transport, climate, shopping, health, accommodation for all budgets and activities for all interests, including an A-Z section of essential tips and useful contact telephone numbers. The unique combination of insightful exploration alongside practical advice means that this guide truly is a pleasure to read before, during and after your visit.