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19 Aug, 2014, 15:01 ET Experience More Of Barbados With 'Free Spending Money' Using The Barbados Island Inclusive Offer

The ever-popular Barbados Island Inclusive offer is making its return starting today for travelers to book an idyllic Caribbean getaway. Those...


25 Jun, 2014, 13:54 ET Barbados And Delta Air Lines Announce Launch Of Nonstop Flights From New York And Atlanta To Barbados

 Barbados and Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today announce a collaboration on new nonstop service this winter to the Caribbean island. Travelers...


09 Jun, 2014, 11:54 ET Barbados launches 'Re-discover' dining package

TORONTO, June 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Barbados has launched an exciting dining package enabling locals and visitors to enjoy gourmet fare with all the...


24 Mar, 2014, 13:12 ET Lewis Hamilton Set To Race In His MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team Car At Top Gear Festival Barbados

 Top Gear Festival Barbados and the Barbados Tourism Authority announced today that Lewis Hamilton will appear on track behind the wheel of his...


20 Feb, 2014, 13:17 ET Lewis Hamilton Joins Top Gear Festival Barbados Line-Up

The Barbados Tourism Authority and Top Gear Festival have announced that 2008 Formula One World Champion, Lewis Hamilton, is set to join the...


18 Feb, 2014, 14:56 ET Touching Lives, Changing Nations: Barbados Celebrates The 22nd Annual Island Gospelfest

 Celebrating the best in international, regional and local gospel talent, this year's "Barbados Gospelfest – Touching Lives, Changing...


13 Feb, 2014, 13:01 ET The Barbados Island Inclusive Offer Returns For Guests To Experience The Island "On Us"

 In honor of Valentine's Day, Barbados is offering a "gift of love" to travelers with the return of the wildly successful Barbados Island...


05 Feb, 2014, 18:08 ET Red Bull Global Rallycross Series Stars To Compete On Track At Top Gear Festival Barbados

 Top Gear Festival Barbados announced today that it will host an international round of this year's Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship...


04 Feb, 2014, 15:59 ET The Barbados Island Inclusive package is back!!! Take advantage of "free spending money" on-island

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Barbados Island Inclusive package is back for 2014! Canadians can now take advantage of this great money-saving...


19 Dec, 2013, 13:19 ET Barbados to host 2014 Top Gear Festival

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Top Gear Festival will make its Americas debut on the Caribbean island of Barbados at the newly renovated Bushy...


18 Dec, 2013, 13:00 ET Barbados To Host 2014 Top Gear Festival

 Top Gear Festival will make its Americas debut on the Caribbean island of Barbados at the newly renovated Bushy Park Circuit on May...


07 Aug, 2013, 14:57 ET Barbados Extends The Island Inclusive Package Offering Guests More "Free Spending Money" On-Island

 Back by popular demand, the Barbados Island Inclusive is gearing up to relaunch its amazing money-saving offer giving travelers a second...


18 Jun, 2013, 09:30 ET Join Barbados In Celebrating This Year's Crop Over: The Sweetest Summer Festival

 The palm tree lined island of Barbados has been waiting all year for their liveliest and most vibrant festival, Crop Over 2013: the Sweetest...


17 Jun, 2013, 15:10 ET Book now! Guests receive "free spending money" on-island with the Barbados Island Inclusive offer

TORONTO, June 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The countdown for the Barbados' Island Inclusive offer has begun! If you are seeking the ultimate Caribbean...


17 Jun, 2013, 09:30 ET Book Now! Guests Receive "Free Spending Money" On-Island With The Barbados Island Inclusive Offer

 The countdown to Barbados' Island Inclusive offer has begun! Guests seeking the ultimate Caribbean getaway complete with free spending money...


31 May, 2013, 10:41 ET Experience Barbados In New York During The 2013 Caribbean Week

Join the Barbados Tourism Authority (BTA) at Caribbean Week 2013 to experience the celebration of culture and luxury that can only be found in the...


03 May, 2013, 17:38 ET Barbados' Island Inclusive Package Boasts Added Value With "Free Spending Money" On-island

TORONTO, May 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Travelers seeking the ultimate Caribbean getaway need look no further than the sun-drenched island of Barbados,...


29 Apr, 2013, 11:49 ET Barbados' Island Inclusive Package Boasts Added Value With "Free Spending Money" On-Island

 Travelers seeking the ultimate Caribbean getaway need look no further than the sun-drenched island of Barbados, now offering even more of a...


15 Apr, 2013, 13:00 ET Barbados Announces Schedule Of Events For The 2013 Digicel Barbados Reggae Festival

 The Barbados Tourism Authority is thrilled to announce the schedule of events for the upcoming 2013 Digicel Barbados Reggae Festival held...


03 Apr, 2013, 08:00 ET Barbados Welcomes Super Bowl Champions, The Baltimore Ravens, to Celebrate the Launch of the 'Big Mon Elite Athlete Development Camp' for Island Youth

The Barbados Tourism Authority is thrilled to announce the launch of the 'Big Mon Elite Athlete Development Camp' in Barbados April...


06 Feb, 2013, 17:20 ET Barbados Congratulates Ramon Harewood & the Baltimore Ravens on Championship Win

The Barbados Tourism Authority Supports the Island's Native Professional Athletes TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The Barbados Tourism Authority...


01 Feb, 2013, 15:06 ET Barbados Congratulates Ramon Harewood, First Ever NFL Player from the Island

Baltimore Ravens Player Marks First Barbadian to Make the Super Bowl   TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2013 /CNW/ - One would not think that a tiny island...


30 Jul, 2012, 14:39 ET Barbados To Host 8th Annual African Diaspora Heritage Trail Conference

 In an effort to bring renewed focus to the rich histories of the African Diaspora and its lasting impression on the Caribbean, the island of...


16 Aug, 2011, 10:25 ET Rihanna Returns to Her Barbados Homeland for Legendary Loud Concert Produced by the Barbados Tourism Authority and Roc Nation

On Friday, August 5, 2011, Barbadian superstar Rihanna gave a heart-felt performance to 25,000 fans in her native country of Barbados. The...


02 Aug, 2011, 16:43 ET Barbados and American Express Publishing Announce Schedule of Events for Second Annual Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival

Visitors to the sun-drenched island of Barbados are in for a treat this November at the second annual Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival...