Although famous for magnificent beaches the lush
interior of the various Caribbean islands is also becoming popular
for properties to purchase or rent, including
Plantation houses in Barbados.
enthusiasts, or those simply seeking a holiday in a unique environment,
will certainly agree that Port St Charles is the ultimate reward.
The marina offers an abundance of facilities open to all guests, including
an excellent restaurant.
As Barbados is a relatively small Caribbean island,
beachfront property is highly sought after, particularly on the
calm, palm-fringed Caribbean west coast, where beachfront real estate
encompasses small private beach houses, palatial mansions and elegant
Barbados is essentially a luxury destination by virtue of its magnificent
climate, white sand beaches and crystal-clear Caribbean sea, there
are many smaller hotels, villas and beach
apartments that offer excellent accommodation at reasonable rates.
Westmoreland exudes a calming sense of
peace and privacy, while at
Gunsite, townhouse living is at its best.
For an inland development
Millennium Heights offers elegant Barbadian living.
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the luxury of
Sandy Lane, the ultimate reward that is
Port St Charles or a tropical dream come true at
Sugar Hill and Sugar Bay seen above.
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accommodation ranges from royal to rustic.
World class golf courses and a wonderful climate ensure
that the west coast of Barbados is a premier
golf destination with excellent luxury
golf real estate.
Surfers rent 'bay houses' and mingle with the locals
enjoying the friendly laid back atmosphere. Enjoy great surfing holidays
on the east coast
in the Caribbean covers a wide spectrum. From an early age Caribbean
children learn to appreciate calypso, soca and reggae, at school
and special occasions they are introduced to the classics and at
church, music is the expression of joy and faith.
Due to the reliability of the climate, the excellent
facilities, keen competition and warm hospitality, the Caribbean
is fast becoming the destination of choice for a variety of sports
holidays, both individual and team sports.
of the region offer the perfect location from which to enjoy a wide
variety of watersports, both above and below the surface of the crystal-clear
waters of the Caribbean.
The differing ecosystems in the Caribbean, encompassing
everything from magnificent coral reefs to rain-forested volcanic
make it one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world.
Caribbean music and entertainment
of the Caribbean embraces many genres. You will find calypso, soca, salsa,
jazz, rock and reggae with music festivals in many of the islands. There
is no shortage of
nightlife in the larger islands with entertainment
ranging from back-in-time parties to live groups in fun bars. There
are also many good
restaurants offering 'Haute Caribbean cuisine' as well as local fare.
World class cricket is of course the sport most associated with the
Caribbean and the fortunes of the West Indies cricket team have been discussed
in depth the length and breadth of the Caribbean island chain.
The 2004 Test
Match is history notable for England's win and Lara's
world record. The Cricket World Cup 2007 is already the focus of the
Caribbean as the West Indies, both as team and region, plan to host the
best cricket event ever seen.
Caribzones is ready to promote your cricket and sports-related products
and services in time for the
Cricket World Cup 2007
On a more local level, the recently held
'Easter Cricket Festival' is the initiative of the Carriacou United
Cricket Team. The event is envisaged as taking place annually throughout
The Festival focuses on education, culture, cricket and
The Caribbean has many keen hockey teams that welcome
visitors from around the world.
The Pan American Women’s Hockey Cup was held
at the National Hockey Centre in March 2004 and was praised by Tony
von Ondarza, president of the Pan American Hockey Federation, who
at the closing ceremony congratulated the organising committee for
staging “a top-level event here in Barbados”.
The Banks Hockey Festival held annually in Barbados
has become a premier event on the hockey calendar.
The Barbados Junior Girls winning their event in the
'Banks Hockey Festival' 2003.
Congratulations Barbados for gaining automatic qualification
for the Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia in 2006.
holidays are becoming increasingly popular and there are excellent
facilities in several of the islands.
Caribzones is pleased to be the internet sponsor of this talented
young player. Click on picture
From the north to the south of the Caribbean sailors can
enjoy the thrill of the challenge or the relaxation of calm, clear waters.
For the perfect Grenadines sailing experience
cast off from
St. Vincent and sail to
Mustique or cruise over to
Bequia. . Enjoy a
sailing regatta in Grenada and discover the unspoilt neighbouring
island of Carriacou.
. Further north, Antigua is a
popular destination for sailing week.
Watersports enthusiasts enjoy the Caribbean every
which way. Kite surfers soar above the waves,
and wherever off-shore breezes are to be found
there you will find the
windsurfers revelling in the fact that no wetsuits need to
Click on the photo to share the fun day at the Barbados Virgin Birdman
Still above the water there are plenty of good surfing spots in
the Caribbean mostly on the Atlantic side of the islands where the
surf breaks a good distance from the shore.
The waters are also welcoming to
divers. who appreciate the variety of wall, drift, reef and
Caribbean ecotourism & conservation
||As the islands of the Caribbean develop
sustainable practices, Caribzones is pleased to be associated with
all forms of Caribbean ecotourism. Click on photo
A coast to be proud of which is valued, appreciated
and safeguarded as a place to live, work and relax; a place where
development and use of resources will be sustainable, and where
the natural environment is protected and enhanced to keep its essential
and unique place in the Barbadian heritage.
Let's all play our part to protect our coastal and marine environment.
||Visit the whale breeding area off
Dominica for the heart-warming pleasure of
whale and dolphin watching. Hike the nature trails of
St. Vincent, or discover wonderful species of
tropical birds in
Experience the diversity of rainforests
and arid plains, bubbling volcano lakes and cascading waterfalls
that the Caribbean has to offer! !