Sea grape season in Barbados

It’s soon sea grape season. In Barbados, apples, and oranges, peaches are often in abundance in the supermarket, but seasonal fruits are a favourite among the people. With each season comes a new fruit (sometimes in 2s and 3s.) On the heels of a lovely mango season that’s now rounding off, we get ready to […]

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Tree Safety Tips for Tropical Travelers: manchineel

The manchineel (also know as “beach apple” or Hippomane mancinella), is a yellowish-green fruit that is not to be consumed. Both the sap from the tree/bark/leaves and the fruit itself are poisonous and it’s not advisable to linger under the tree when it’s raining. This seaside or mangrove tree can grow as a bush or […]

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Sargassum seaweed: sightings and solutions

It arrived like a silent visitor of the sea, appearing in one area – then another – and another. Sargassum seaweed. Along the south east and north coasts of the island, heaps of the moss/seaweed are more prominent and seen along the shoreline. After a few days, the colour of it darkens as it’s dried […]

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Outdoor climbs and beautiful views

Walking and climbing have become a natural part of my life; adventure-filled journeys across different terrain, in all kinds of weather, from as early as the first birds sound their voices and the sun ☀️ starts to peek through clouds on the vast eastern sky. Though born here, I learned that there is so much […]

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Beauty Of Creation In Barbados 🌴 {Videos}

From the vibrant seawater on the east coast and birds searching for food along the shore, to hiking views and fishing boat arrivals by the jetty, this video playlist celebrates the simply beautiful moments of Creation, as seen in Barbados.

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The Barbados I sea

There’s a reason the planet is made up of mostly water. Fresh air, the beach and seawater stimulate good health, inspire gratitude, more purposeful breathing, a lighter brighter attitude and serves as a reminder of the magnificence of Creation.

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Fishing files (Part 1)

Fishing 🎣 files. Catching the food you eat is an awakening experience. It starts with the thought, will and the journey (in this case, a cliff climb) to get to the spot.   Looking onto the endless expanse of seawater, breathing in fresh salt air, feeling the glow of the sunlight, watching the water dance […]

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Tesoros del mar 

Treasures of the sea. It was a lovely day by the seaside, at one of the best beaches on the east to find a variety of shells 🐚 . It’s relaxing and fun, scouting shells along the sand. The waves never stop – same with the gifts they bring ashore. One of the simple joys […]

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The sea rocks – Barbados South East Coast

An early morning hike on the trail, then a slow and steady climb downhill, onto a plateau surrounded by jagged rocks, overlooking the magnificent sea. How about you and your outdoor adventures? Feel free to share your travel blog link and photos of the beautiful places you see along your journey, in the comments. I’d […]

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