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Barbados History and Politics

Barbados. Located just east of the Caribbean Sea, it is a continental island in the West Indies. Located approximately 13º North of the equator and 59º West of the Greenwich Meridian, it is considered a part of the Lesser Antilles. Its closest neighbors on the island are Martinique, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to the west. To the south is… Read More »

Barbados Overview

Barbados Official language English Capital Bridgetown Form of government Parliamentary monarchy in the Commonwealth Area 431 km² Residents 290,000 Currency Barbados dollar Time zone UTC -4 License Plate BDS Internet TLD .bb Telephone area code 001 (Source: ALLCITYCODES) Geography Barbados is a small island nation with an area of ​​431 km². The island is located… Read More »