The ‘Green List’ Guide to Barbados – Where to stay?
Following the recent announcement that Barbados will be added to the UK’s travel ‘Green List’ on Wednesday 30th June at 4am we’ve started plotting our dream Bajan getaway with One Caribbean Estates. From a secluded hideaway to a golfer’s paradise and a multi-generational adventure, we’ve handpicked our favourite villas for the summer ahead…
Strengthening pound improves purchasing power for UK buyers
The UK pound has climbed as high as $1.411 recently, its strongest in more than two months, fuelled by a weaker dollar, improved UK economic outlook and market relief that a Scottish independence referendum looks unlikely in the near term.
The Caribbean region remains one of the few luxury destinations worldwide which are still easy to access during the pandemic. Although requirements differ throughout the islands, each country has gone out of its way to be welcoming to foreign visitors and make travel stress free and easy. This could be an ideal time to escape […]
Everything you need to know about the Barbados Welcome Stamp
What is the Barbados Welcome Stamp (BWS)? According to the official website: “The 12-Month Barbados Welcome Stamp is a visa for a non-national who is employed in a country other than Barbados and who is resident and employed by a company registered and operating outside of Barbados (not carrying on business in or from Barbados).” […]
Cool out in style at the Caribbean’s most exclusive locations
Stirred at The Ocean Club. It’s hard to believe that in a short 55min flight from Miami you can be in the Caribbean’s most fashionable destination. If you don’t know this spot, just watch the James Bond remake of Casino Royale featuring Daniel Craig. The real star in the movie is this northern luxury seaside […]
Barbados has played host to celebrities and famous politicians since the 60’s, but the island wasn’t ready to attract the A list until a well known Tony Award winning Broadway set designer (Oliver Messel) and a British MP (Ronald Tree) saw the potential of the West Coast. Its status as the Gold Coast of the […]