Barbados -- The Best of Barbados program will return this fall with
savings on flights, accommodations, dining and car rentals from
Aug. 20 through Dec. 20.
Included in each
package of seven or more nights is one free night, a $250 air fare
credit per person, complimentary daily breakfast, discounts on
island activities, a free one-day car rental when three days are
paid, and a 15% shopping discount on purchases of $25 or more,
adding up to a total savings of more than $900 per
and restaurants are participating as well as 26 hotels.
The Best of
Barbados program, first launched in July 2002, "has proven to be
the most successful travel promotion in the Caribbean," according
to Bill Silvermintz, vice president of marketing for the Americas
at the Barbados Tourism Authority. "It addresses the real needs of
the long-stay visitor -- air fare, accommodations and
For details, call
the Barbados Tourism Authority at (800) 221-9831 or visit www.visitbarbados.org.
the reporter who wrote this article, send e-mail to Gay Nagle Myers
at [email protected].