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Bridgetown

Bridgetown - description of the city:

Bridgetown is the capital and the only city in Barbados - the easternmost island of the Caribbean Basin. Bridgetown acquired its popularity by luxury duty free shops, regular visits by cruise ships, as well as historical monuments, which turned the city into a small tropical copy of London.

Entertainment, excursions and places of interest in Bridgetown:

The Museum St. Ann's Garrison, St. Michael is on the western edge of the racecourse and is open daily from 9.00 to 17.00. Located in a former British military prison, the museum gives an opportunity of learning about the history of the island from aborigines’ times, arrival of Europeans, the period of slavery, when it was a British colony, and to the present. The cost of the ticket is of 11.5BD $.

St. Mary's Church, made in the traditions of Gregorian architecture, was built in 1827 on the site of an earlier building of the early 17th century.

Careenage is now not only a port, but also a huge complex for entertainment and nice pastime, including restaurants, bars, shops and boutiques. A walk along the embankment will take you back in time, especially when you will pass by the Gothic Parliament building and the Trafalgar Square, where the statue of Admiral Nelson is situated. Also we recommend you to visit the races. If you're lucky enough to get to Barbados Derby Day or the Barbados Gold Cup Day, you could watch the local elite and avid players.

Country Barbados
International title Bridgetown
Population 98,511 people
Timezone America/Barbados
State Saint Michael
Geographic coordinates Latitude: 13.1 x Longitude: -59.61667

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Places to visit in Bridgetown

  • Chamberlain Bridge
  • Parliament Buildings (Barbados)
  • Nidhe Israel Synagogue
  • Cathedral Church of Saint Michael and All Angels
  • George Washington House (Barbados)
  • Port of Bridgetown
  • Mount Gay Visitors Center
  • Mount Gay Rum Distillery Ltd.
  • Royal Barbados Yacht Club - Members Only
  • Barbados Central Public Library

Famous Places

Dreifaltigkeitskirche der Minoriten
Country: Austria

Built between 1685 and 1727, the church of the Holy Trinity is a typical Baroque structure, with a twin-tower fa?ade. It contains an altarpiece (1708) in the north aisle by the painter Martino Altomonte, and a beautiful crucifix in the south aisle ...

Gottweig
Country: Austria

Stift Gottweig, a Benedictine Abbey, crowns a hilltop on the south bank of the Danube, near Krems. Founded in 1083, it was inhabited by Benedictine monks from St Blasien in the Black Forest in 1094. Stift Gottweig is sometimes referred to as the Au ...

Herberstein
Country: Austria

Schloss Herberstein, perched on a steep rock amid wild countryside, has remained in the hands of the same family since 1290. Since the Herbersteins still live in the castle, a visit feels a bit like peeping through a keyhole at history. The medieva ...

Molltal
Country: Austria

The Moll river, a tributary of the Drau and overshadowed by Grosses Reisseck peak, runs along the Molltal, a valley whose upper reaches form a natural extension of the magnificent road known as Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse. The river meanders sce ...

Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park
Country: Norway

Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park is a national park in Norway, located in Nordland County specifically. It is situated within the municipalities of Bodo, Saltdal, Rodoy, Rana, Meloy, and Beiarn. The Nordlandsbanen railway line and the European R ...

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