September 22, 2020
Articles

National Heroes: Bussa

Referred to as the father of the independence of Barbados, Barrow formed the Democratic Labour Party in 1955 and won the 1961 general elections. He was the Premier of Barbados until 1966 when Barbados became an independent country and Barrow became its first Prime Minister. […]

South Coast

  • Bodie's School of Surf Barbados
    So you want to surf Barbados? If you ask any good surfer where you can learn they’ll point you to Bodie. He’s the guy everyone on this island loves and he’s gained the unbridled respect of many. Having grown up on the South Coast, a stone’s throw away from the Surfer’s Cafe (before [...]
  • Trini Doubles Barbados
    If you’ve tasted some Trini Doubles before this might be no news to you but if you haven’t then perk right up again. It’s like a roti… but better… and it’s from Trinidad. You don’t have much choice for fillings but choice isn’t what you want. What you’re looking for is to eat [...]
  • Santosha Yoga Barbados
    Do one thing daily that challenges you! That’s the mantra for healthy, happy people. Do something new every day. That’s the mantra at ilovethisrock. Do both and you’re winning. If you’re not being challenged then what are you doing all day long? We decided to embrace the challenge of yoga… [...]
  • Marco Polo Barbados
    Marco Polo is a rum shop run by a hands-on English couple who have brought the best of British to the best of Bajan. All of the Bajan staples are on the menu and they’re a lot less oily and fatty. Their fish is clean and fresh, their mac pie is as good [...]
  • Chicken Rita's
    Have no illusions, Rita devised the recipe for the most ridiculous chicken on Earth and no one knows how she did it. There is no copying Chicken Rita and we have come to one final guess: the chicken is stuffed and roasted with herbs before then being deep fried. So to [...]

Rum Shops

Chicken Rita's
Rum Shops

Chicken Rita’s

Have no illusions, Rita devised the recipe for the most ridiculous chicken on Earth and no one knows how she did it. There is no copying Chicken Rita and we have come to one final guess: […]

Bar Z557
Rum Shops

Bar 557

❤❤❤🖤🖤 | $$$$$ How many potholes does it take to force a taxi driver to open a rumshop? Well maybe it’s a coincidence but just as our roads look more like an acne-riddled-teenage face there […]

Sea Cat Barbados
Rum Shops

Sea Cat

If you haven’t been to Sea Cat then you’ve probably heard that it’s a rum shop deluxe, and that’s exactly what it is. The fish is great and the menu is broken down so easily. Depending […]

Marco Polo Barbados
Rum Shops

Marco Polo

Marco Polo is a rum shop run by a hands-on English couple who have brought the best of British to the best of Bajan. All of the Bajan staples are on the menu and they’re a lot […]

Rum Shops

Bombas

The nature of a rum shop has evolved with the rolling growth of Barbados and Bombas is a prime example. Owner Wayne is no stranger to international foods and he is not afraid to show […]

Lemon Arbour Barbados
Rum Shops

Lemon Arbour

Let’s get this out of the way now. It’s actually called The Village (and it’s in Lemon Arbour) but everyone calls it Lemon Arbour so that’s exactly what we’re going to do here. The food is insane. […]

West Coast

Scarlet Barbados
Food & Drink

Scarlet

❤❤❤❤❤ | $$$$$ It’s the reddest place on Earth. For some reason Scarlet’s reputation is super strong but not necessarily very wide and that’s a shame because more people should know that they do well. […]

Pizza at Drift Barbados
Food & Drink

Pizza at Drift

Every Friday and Saturday, Gianluca will be cooking up pizzas in his portable oven at Drift. Good question. Gianluca is the guy who was running the kitchen at Timothy Oulton so if you were wondering what happened […]

The Beach House Barbados
Food & Drink

The Beach House

Did you know that every Sunday The Beach House offers a lunch buffet for 45 BDS? And did you know it’s good? It feels like an eerily well-kept secret where you can get away from everything-Barbados […]

The Cliff Barbados
Food & Drink

The Cliff

The Cliff’s reputation preceeds it so you can hardly find yourself dining there without preconceptions and expectations clouding your view… or palette. The basics: The view is stunning and the bar area is possibly the […]