My Barbados Highlights

My recent trip to Barbados is up there as the best family holiday I’ve been on. Having travelled there for my aunt and uncle’s wedding vow renewal, it was inevitably going to be a special trip but the wonderful island far exceeded my expectations. I didn’t want this post to be too long as I’m working on my first every vlog* (scary and exciting times) so I settled on sharing my highlights from the trip. Bajan food I had to open with probably my favourite thing about Barbados – the food. Macaroni pie, fried flying fish, Chefette (the ultimate fried chicken chain), rice & peas, curry chicken, rum punch…Everything was pure hearty goodness. We had our first taste on the evening of the day we arrived. We ventured down to Oistins, the fishing village in the south of the island known for its buzzing Fish Fry Fridays. As it was our first meal out, we asked the waitress for her recommendations from the menu. I settled on grilled swordfish, macaroni pie and plantain and what a wonderful introduction to Bajan food it was. We ate well throughout the holiday and probably drank our weight (volume?!) in rum punch. I also had to make sure … Continue reading My Barbados Highlights