Name: Barbados (North Atlantic Ocean) the eastern-most island in the Caribbean, was first occupied by the British in 1627 and gained full independence in 1966.
Capital City: Bridgetown
Other major cities: Speightstown
Currency: Barbadian Dollar (BD$) (US$1=BD$1.92)
Population: Approx 2, 85,000
Climate: Tropical, Rainy season (June-Oct)
Languages: English and other local dialects
Tourist Spots: Besides the lush and beautiful white sand beaches you can also get to see the breath-taking waterfalls, cascades and Underground streams at Harrison's cave. And who can forget the Carib beers, Reggie and Calypso