Tag Archives: Animals in Barbados

  • Sea Turtle Holiday Experience

    Sea Turtle Holiday Experience HatchingLet me tell you about our sea turtle holiday experience.  Sea turtles were something we had only seen on TV wildlife programmes.  However, during one of our holidays, staying on the west coast of Barbados, we were lucky enough to have a truly magnificent and unforgettable experience.  Around 7.45 one evening we had just taken our seats on the decking outside one of the beachfront restaurants in Holetown, when we spotted a large dark brown shape, dimly illuminated by the restaurant’s lights, on the shoreline nearby. We thought at first that it might be a large crab or a ray swimming in the shallows. As it came closer, much to our joy and amazement, this soon revealed itself to be a hawksbill sea turtle. Continue Reading

  • Monkey Business – The Barbados Green Monkey

    kissing monkeysBarbados green monkeys can be seen throughout the island. Playful and mischievous, they are fantastic fun to watch.  Their expressions and antics are truly captivating. Continue Reading