• Holiday Photo Shoot, Barbados

    holiday photo shoot BarbadosWondering how you can make your holiday even more special?

    Make the memories last even longer?

    Why not enjoy a personalised holiday photo shoot for you and your loved ones?

    We can offer a photo session, lasting two hours, with our excellent, professional photographer.  You will look fabulous, in the wonderful surroundings of your tropical home from home.  Photos can be taken in and around your beautiful villa; in the garden, by the pool – or at the nearby beach.  You can have beautiful sunset scenes or atmospheric and artistic shots.  Action shots of you in the sea, on a jet ski; you choose – if you can imagine it, our photographer can capture the moment for you forever.

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  • Tennis Lessons in Barbados – Live The Dream!

    tennis lessons in BarbadosLooking for tennis lessons in Barbados? We are lucky enough to have a choice of excellent coaches, and I can recommend one of the most well-respected tennis pros on the island, Melville Olley Elcock.

    Olley is head coach at Sugar Hill resort (near Holetown) and he is also available to play on private courts and hotel courts.  If you are staying a distance away from an available court, he can pick you up or drop you back – just ask him what’s possible on the day. Continue Reading

  • About Speightstown, Barbados

    Speightstown in St. Peter, Barbados

    Formally settled around 1630, in the earliest days, Speightstown was the busiest port in Barbados.  Nowadays, its’ historic background intermingles with modern properties and businesses, reflecting a developing country and its people.  Speightstown is located in the Parish of St Peter along the north-west coast of Barbados.  It is one of the three towns in Barbados (Holetown and Bridgetown being the other two.)  It’s a charming, historic town with an intriguing history and characterful architecture with buildings dating back hundreds of years. Continue Reading

  • The Parish of St Peter, Barbados

    the parish of St Peter Barbados

    The parish of St Peter is located in the north west of Barbados.  It is home to historical sites, such as the town of Speightstown, the splendid historic home and rum plantation of St Nicholas Abbey, and Arlington House Museum.  There is much to discover in St Peter; you’ll find pretty fishing villages, marvellous beaches, lots of nature and wild-life as well as traditional and modern, cosmopolitan shops and restaurants mingling comfortably together. Continue Reading

  • Paradise Rentals, Arriving in Barbados

    Arriving in Barbados, Grantley Adams Airport

    Arriving in Barbados is the very beginning of your long-awaited holiday.  Once your plane touches down at Grantley Adams Airport in Barbados and you disembark, we want the journey to your holiday accommodation to be as seamless and comfortable as possible.  We know that you can’t wait to get to the beach or the pool and want to start your holiday right away! Continue Reading