Of course, no vacation is complete without some kind of shopping! The weekend is customarily the best time to do your shopping, as more specials, giveaways and deals are on offer. Bridgetown is a must! “ Town”, as it is affectionately known, is the island’s chief commercial centre, has a wealth of monuments and historical buildings and was recently named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Many stores offer duty-free shopping, and there is a wonderful arts and crafts site - Pelican Village - that makes a great stop for affordable souvenirs, accents for home décor and authentic Bajan works.
Holetown and Speightstown also are great places to shop, providing duty-free shopping, as well as beautiful craft items from local artisans. Local arts and craft are a great way to capture the spirit of the island, great for gifts and are available island-wide. Take a look below at some of our featured stores.
Cave Shepherd is the largest department store within the Caribbean and is proud to offer its customers an array of products and brands. The product and category range includes perfume and cosmetics, beachwear, souvenirs, t-shirts, music and movies, jewelry and accessories, menswear, ladies' wear, children's wear, shoes, house wears, gifts, kitchen appliances, furniture, and electronics. Cave Shepherd offers the largest selection of duty free products on the island with savings of up to 25% off U.S. market prices while savings on liquor can be as high as 44% off US market prices. Visit any of the conveniently located stores and see what great selections and prices await you.
Colombian Emeralds International is one of the largest duty free jewellers in the world, on a mission to provide travellers in resort destinations with an exceptional selection of quality jewellery and luxury watches at an exceptional value.
Diamonds International is the world’s largest duty free jeweller, offering handcrafted timepieces and jewellery of unparalleled distinction from some of the world’s most iconic designers. Their claim of “Luxury, Value and Trust” is more than a mission statement - it is a promise.
Little Switzerland has been a leading duty-free retailer of jewellery, watches and giftware across the Caribbean for over 50 years! Visit Little Switzerland and let their professionally trained staff assist with selecting the perfect gift for your loved ones or a treat for yourself. You may also call (246) 431‑0030 to have your purchase delivered.
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Located on #6 Swan Street, Harmony is a premier ladies' clothing store in Barbados. This store is filled with a wide variety of beautiful dresses, suits and accessories. Harmony stocks a variety of colours and styles to suit any body type and budget with clothes for every occasion. It is the first and last stop most ladies make when looking for a stunning outfit and the friendly staff is always ready to assist. Harmony is truly a leader in ladies’ fashion.
A leader in fashion in Barbados, INTeRMiXZ carries the latest trends in business, casual and party wear. They have a variety of bags, shoes and jewellery to match and can outfit you from head to toe. Visit one of their locations today.
While there is no shortage of locations to shop, Barbados provides you with the services you need while staying on the island. Below are some of the featured services you can find across Barbados.
GL Rentals is a family owned company and operated by Geoffrey and Linda Ince and was established in January 1994 with a small fleet of cars. With dedication and professionalism they have expanded the business and now have dozens of cars to date and is still growing. They provide customers with quality, prompt and professional car rental service with satisfaction guaranteed.
Love 104.1 FM radio station offers the best in lovers rock, from top 40s to adult contemporary. Weekday DJ's include the sweet sounds of Samud and Astra on mornings, Gaynelle during the day and KB Klean on evenings and rocking you on weekends are Lisa B, Caroline and Veoma.
Crystal Executive Spa focuses on enhancing body, mind and spirit. Located at Turtle Beach Resort and Courtyard by Marriott, these retreats offer a wide array of services including manicures, pedicures, hair styling, facials, body wraps, massages and much more, catering to both ladies and gents.
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FLOW (previously LIME) is the Caribbean's leading communications company. FLOW offers a fresh approach to telecommunications for the Caribbean, Bringing the best technologies to the region and building products and services that make Caribbean people's lives better. From landline to mobile and from broadband to TV and entertainment, FLOW has it all.
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