Posts By: Carolyn O'Dell

2024 Barbados Food and Rum Festival


The Barbados Food and Rum Festival is a celebration of the rich gastronomic heritage of the island. This star-studded, taste-budded four-day event showcases the talents of Barbados’ most renowned rum producers, chefs and culinary personalities. Barbados is known as the Birthplace of Rum and the Culinary Capital of the Caribbean, so the Festival is where… Read more »

Personal Prescription Medical Cannabis or Gummies


We are increasingly being asked by our arriving clients “can I bring my personal prescription medical cannabis or THC gummies with me to Barbados”. The answer is NO. According to Mr Percival Campbell, Drug Inspector at the Barbados Drug Service in the Ministry of Health and Wellness, “the use of edibles or smoking of medical… Read more »

Barbados Remove Testing for Vaccinated Travellers!


  Effective May 25th 2022, fully-vaccinated travellers to Barbados will no longer have to take a COVID-19 test to enter the island. The changes also states that masks will now only be mandatory indoors and on public transportation. Outdoors, masks are optional. Meanwhile, unvaccinated travellers will still be required to present a negative COVID-19 test… Read more »

Rapid Antigen Tests accepted for travel to Barbados


  Effective February 26th 2022, Barbados is accepting the Rapid Antigen Test done within ONE DAY prior to arrival! Now, ALL travellers are permitted to travel to Barbados with a valid negative Rapid Antigen test OR a Rapid COVID-19 PCR test result done within 1 day prior to arrival in Barbados OR a negative RT-PCR… Read more »

No Quarantine for the Vaccinated!


  From Monday October 25th 2021, fully vaccinated travellers to Barbados with a negative test result will no longer be required to take a second COVID-19 test or quarantine on arrival in Barbados. This means that fully vaccinated visitors (and minors under 18 being accompanied by them) will now be able to enjoy Barbados freely… Read more »

Stay at Sapphire Beach


    Stay at the Condominiums at Sapphire Beach! The Condominiums at Sapphire Beach is a popular choice for families and friends wishing to enjoy the beach, some nightlife as well as rest and relaxation. Situated on the fabulous Dover Beach on the South Coast, each luxury apartment faces the sea and offers wonderful sea… Read more »