Barbados Visitor Fast Facts

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Barbados Fast Facts for first time visitors

Capital: Bridgetown

Island size: 4 miles wide and 21 miles long

Population: 259,000

Airport: Grantley Adams International Airport GAIA Barbados

Electricity: 110 volts; Some hotels have 220 volts, but offer transformers

Currency: The Barbados dollar – U.S. dollars widely accepted

Language: English

Country code: 246

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Barbados National Motto is “Pride and Industry”

Visit the official Barbados Tourism Authority Website


For more information read the Barbados Travel Guide