The Capital: Bridgetown
Direct Flying Time: Approx 8 hrs from London
Passports: Should be valid for duration of stay
Time Difference: GMT –4 hours
Airport Departure Tax: Included in price of international ticket
Currency: Barbados Dollar (Bds$). US$ widely accepted
Main Language: English
Water: Drinking water is generally safe from the tap.
Electricity: 110 volts AC 50 Hz American style 2-pin plug are used
International Dialing: 1 246
Driving: Left hand side of road. Full license needed & local permit is required.
Clothing: Camouflage clothing is illegal.
Visas: Not required for British passport holders
Vaccinations: Please consult your G.P. Hepatitis A, polio, tetanus & typhoid is recommended.