The Exclusive Cottons of the Caribbean Ginnery and Visitor Centre offers fascinating guided tours and a gift shop featuring Barbados' remarkable, regal cotton and cotton derivatives! ...more »
Mount Gay Rum is established as the world's oldest rum dating back to 1703! Tours and wonderful tastings run every hour from Monday to Friday showing how rum is made and the rich and colourful history ...more »
Ensuring superior taste and texture; using only the finest materials, Caribbean Cigar manufactures two lines of premium cigars: Sam Lord and Royal Barbados. ...more »
St. Nicholas Abbey, with its history spanning 350 years, its unique Jacobean architecture, restored steam mill and new distillery, is one of the most fascinating treasures of the Western Hemisphere. ...more »
Barbados is the birthplace of rum. Referred to in Barbadian history books from the seventeenth century as Rumbullion or Killdevil, the hellish liquor which started life then has been refined and is enjoying growing global prominence as a fine spirit.
Barbados has been making rum ever since from our own sugar cane and the island boasts several brands that are enjoying an international following. Several fo the refineries and distilleries are open to the public with tours and sampling. They present an interesting history and of course, enjoyable tastings, of the pure rum and its famous punch!
7 May - 10 May
Each year Sir Garry Sobers, widely acclaimed as the best all-round cricketer to ever play the game,... more »
These enjoyable Friday evening cocktail parties take place closest to the full moon during the... more »
8 May - 4 Mar
Oistins is an active fishing town and a hive of activity on weekend nights, especially Fridays,... more »
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