Barbados-Your Vacation Destination
Land & Climate
~Barbados is the easternmost island in the Caribbean Archipelago~
~It is 166 square miles, 2.5 size of Washington, D.C~
~Barbados has a tropical climate, about 85 degrees F~
~June-October is there rainy season~
~The soil is very fertil with little hills, so they have good, strong trees~
~They have a high Standered of Living
~Barbados means "Bearded Ones"~
~In 1625 the British came~
~In 1838 slavery ended~
~In 1944 women had the right to vote~
~In 1966 they gained freedom from Great Britan~
~Barbados has a Parlimentary Democracy~
~Bridetown is the capital city~
~They are divided into 11 parishes~
~Queen Elizabeth is the "Head of the State"~
~The Prime Minister is the leader~
We will have breakfast at our hotel.
Then we are going to go on a glass bottom boat cruise.
We will have rotis for lunch, as well as a picnic.
After that, we are going to go shopping.
For supper we are going to have chicken.
We are going to have a brunch at 9:30, it will be rotis.
Then we are going on a 4 mile hike.
We will have KFC for supper.
We will have breakfast at the hotel.
Then we are going on a Splendor and Wildlife Reserve tour.
We will skip lunch, and have a big KFC supper.
We are going to have breakfast at the hotel.
Then have a Atlantis Submarine Expedition tour.
Have rotis for lunch.
Go to the beach.
Eat chicken for supper.
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Britannica online- Pictures- Flag
Barbados. Flag. Encyclopedia Britannica. Web. 19 Nov. 2012. <http://www.school.eb.com/comptons/art-61993>
Barbados: rock formations on a beach. Photograph. Encyclopedia Britannica. Web. 19 Nov. 2012. <http://www.school.eb.com/comptons/art-51451>.