Stretching out on a crescent of powdery sand in Barbados doesn't come cheap, but there are ways to trim costs and put the friendly Caribbean island within reach.
Located about 100 miles southeast of St. Lucia in the southern Caribbean, Barbados boasts a dramatic coastline on the Atlantic side and tranquil aquamarine bays on the Caribbean Sea. Watersports, golf, hiking, lush gardens and historic sites tied to sugar cultivation, slavery and more than 300 years of British colonial rule are enough to keep visitors busy for a week or more.
Here are a handful of money-saving tips for Barbados that can be tailored to suit many desirable locales. Read full article »