A leisurely stroll around Bridgetown June 20th 2017 A leisurely stroll in Bridgetown
7 of us decided to go into Bridgetown for a wander around the shops. The departmental stores are much like any other around the world selling branded goods that we are all familiar with, but at the same time they sold locally made items.
I couldn't resist going to the homeware department where they had some beautiful vases/containers for sale but I wasn't tempt ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Barbados The island was uninhabited when first settled by the British in 1627. Slaves worked the sugar plantations established on the island until 1834 when slavery was abolished. The economy remained heavily dependent on sugar, rum, and molasses production t... ... read more