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Bridgetown Destination Guide

Explore Bridgetown in Barbados.

Bridgetown in the region of Saint Michael with it's 98,511 inhabitants is a town in Barbados and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Bridgetown in Barbados

Current time in Bridgetown is now 10:05 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "America / Barbados" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Welchman Hall, Speightstown, Rock Dundo, Pine Housing Estate, Oistins or Maturín. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

27°C / 80 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 1026.7 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Light rain, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Tuesday, 28th of March 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

Videos

Bicycle cam # 4 [Bridgetown]

02:33 min ( August 22, 2010 by William Neblett)
Views: 447 - Rating: 5/5

Flying Fish Bridgetown Fish Market - Bar...

00:14 min ( March 01, 2011 by SmartTravelVideos)
Views: 190 - Rating: 5/5

Filleting Flying Fish at the Bridgetown Fish Market


Bridgetown Barbados

03:32 min ( June 10, 2011 by perezmontejo)
Views: 217 - Rating: 0/5

Vistas de Bridgetown en Barbados durante nuestro crucero por el Caribe. Producción: www.perezmontejo.com Music: Are The Women Dancing (Instrumental) Artist: Jorge Bermudez & Bermudez Triangle

Flying Fish Fish Bridgetown Fish Market ...

00:51 min ( March 01, 2011 by SmartTravelVideos)
Views: 945 - Rating: 0/5

Cleaning Flying Fish at the Bridgetown Fish Market


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Bridgetown during the next days.

25
Mar
2017

Enlightened Woman Day Of Empowerment

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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The Return Of House Music

Beginning: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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01
Apr
2017

Kroger Chef Junior - Sugar Hill

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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15
Apr
2017

AKC Dog Show Hosted By Rhode Island Kennel Club, Inc.

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Onion Run 5K...

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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16
Apr
2017

AKC Dog Show Hosted By Rhode Island Kennel Club, Inc.

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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17
Apr
2017

AWAKEN DISCIPLESHIP TRAINING SCHOOL (DTS) SEMINAR WEEKS

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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19
Apr
2017

Divas In Barbados

Beginning: 05:00 am (05:00).
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01
May
2017

Funjoya 2017

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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04
May
2017

Divas In Barbados

Beginning: 05:00 am (05:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Central Bank of Barbados

The Central Bank of Barbados (C.B.B. ) is the national monetary authority responsible for providing advice to government of Barbados on banking and other financial and monetary matters. The Central Bank of Barbados, was established by Act of parliament on 2 May 1972. Prior to the establishment of C.B.B. , Barbados' monetary policies were governed through its membership in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Authority (ECCA).

More reading: Central Bank of Barbados homepage
Located at 13.1, -59.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1972 establishments in Barbados, Banks established in 1972, Banks of the Caribbean, Central banks, Economy of Barbados

National Heroes Square

National Heroes Square (formerly Trafalgar Square) is located in the capital and principal commercial centre Bridgetown, on the island-nation of Barbados. The square lies along Upper Broad Street and is on the northern shore of the Careenage ("Constitution River"), found directly in the centre of Bridgetown. A fixture of the Square on the west-end includes a bronze statue of Admiral Lord Nelson overlooking the Square. The statue in Bridgetown was erected unveiled on March 22.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.1, -59.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Bridgetown, National squares, Squares in Barbados

Bridgetown

Bridgetown, metropolitan pop 96,578 (2006), is the capital and largest city of the nation of Barbados. Formerly, the Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the parish of Saint Michael. Bridgetown is sometimes locally referred to as "The City", but the most common reference is simply "Town". The Bridgetown port, found along Carlisle Bay lies on the southwestern coast of the island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.1, -59.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bridgetown, Capital districts and territories, Capitals in North America, Capitals in the Caribbean, Metropolitan areas of Barbados, Populated coastal places in Barbados, Populated places established in 1628, Populated places established in the 17th century, Populated places in Barbados, Port cities in the Caribbean, World Heritage Sites in Barbados

Pelican Island (Barbados)

Pelican Island was a small uninhabited island that once existed off the west coast of Bridgetown and Fontabelle, in St. Michael, Barbados. According to historical record, the island received its name from brown pelicans that would nest there. To get there, one could have used one of the pair of nearby boat jetties along the Barbados shoreline, or during low tide it was believed to have been possible to wade out to the island as well.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.1, -59.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bridgetown, Former islands, Saint Michael, Barbados, Uninhabited islands of Barbados

Saint Michael, Barbados

Statistics Parish:Saint Michael Area:39 km Largest city:Bridgetown Population (2008 est. ):94,860 inhab. Population density:2,432.31 inhab/km² Parliamentary representation - House seats11 Map Parishes of Barbados The parish of St. Michael is one of eleven parishes of Barbados. It has a land area of 39 km² and is found at the south-west portion of the island. Saint Michael has survived by name as one of the original six parishes created in 1629 by Governor Sir William Tufton.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.1, -59.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Parishes of Barbados, Saint Michael, Barbados

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