The Lowdown on Limbo in Barbados and Other Ways to Have a Blast
2. Try limbo dancing. Reassuringly, the dancers are highly professional and will not enable you to get smaller than you can, nor put ladies where audiences can spy up skirts. They’ll even catch you if you fall over. So do it! All you have to lose is a dignity, along with the Caribbean, who cares? Limbo dancing is above all dancing, so it is huge fun and laughs. And while the dancers are showing you ways it’s done, you’ll marvel at their incredible athleticism.
3. Try the area rum! We’re pretty sure that rum was invented here (Mount Gay has got the oldest proven claim), and been improving since. There are several local brands, because both versions has its distinctive taste and strength. Want more information? Ask your friendly bartender or please take a rum tour! Mount Gay includes a superb one (you can participate in the tasting), as also does Foursquare Rum Factory. Call them for details and educate your palate.
4. Get lost. Rent an automobile, take a map, and head off for adventure! Many visitors have a very ball just tooling around Barbados’ good roads, searching for spots. Fortunately, the region remains with the safest places on the globe (but please use your wise practice), and locals friendly – though their directions can be somewhat confusing at times. Truth is, you’re never more than 10 mins from your coast, the seaside or even a landmark, then there is always a shop or store to buy water, food as well stronger. So let your bluetooth speaker with microphone bluetooth speaker with microphone
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5. Walk the beach. Barbados is blessed with many wonderful, white-sand beaches with traces of pink within them (those are seams of coral), all ideal for sunning, playing or just walking. One of a nearby favourites will be the mile-long Carlisle Bay beach, between Bridgetown and the Hilton Hotel. It’s a wonderful location to stroll up and down, letting your thoughts wander as the surf laps at your feet. Best times are day or sunset, once the light is simply amazing. But of course, anywhere on earth, avoid deserted beaches, especially at night.