Posts By: Carolyn O'Dell

Happy Hours in Barbados!

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  If it’s always “5 o’clock somewhere” then Barbados has a HAPPY HOUR for each day of the week in order to celebrate your island-time fun-time at a bargain. A very happy new site – barbadoshappyhours.com – is now the definitive guide to when and where you can find special two for one happy hours… Read more »

Rachel Parris, Marcus Brigstocke at Cobblers Cove in March

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  Cobblers Cove Hotel continues with their COBBLERS LIVE EVENTS for an unforgettable star-lit, sea-side evenings of laughter, opera, jazz and comedy. After the sell out success of the Speightstown Allstars & Rory Bremner this past January, two tremendous comedians who sell out the Edinburgh Fringe every year are now coming to Cobblers Cove.   On… Read more »

Broadway to Barbados is Back!

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After an absence during the past two years, Neil Burg’s Broadway to Barbados stage performance will be returning in 2020. The presentation will be staged at the Frank Collymore Hall for 5 nights : February 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th and 29th 2020. Producer Neil Berg is the composer/lyricist of the hit Off-Broadway musical “The Prince… Read more »

Great Value Dining Promotions

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  Two exciting dine around promotions are available in Barbados giving you the opportunity to dine at many excellent restaurants around the island at greatly reduced prices. Sample their mouth watering dishes while also receiving special benefits, even prizes! Restaurants participating in the Re-Discover Barbados promotion offer a special 3-course menu for Bds$99 / US$50… Read more »

Airport Kiosks at Barbados Immigration

Our Minister of Home Affairs, Edmund Hinkson, has just announced that effective September 1st there will be full transition to the use of 48 immigration kiosks at the Grantley Adams International airport, making the tedious and sometimes confusing two part paper forms a thing of the past. Over the last year a kiosk system has… Read more »

NEW Shared Economy Levy Policy

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On March 20th 2019 The Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs and Investment presented the Budgetary Proposals and Financial Statement. A Policy Note was subsequently issued indicating that the effective April 1, 2019 the supply of Villa accommodation was exempt from the Value Added Tax, therefore persons who supply Villa accommodation were not required to register… Read more »