Airports / Gateways / Flying times
Airport: Grantley Adams International Airport, (BGI) is 30 minutes drive from Bridgetown, the capital.
Gateways/Flying Times: British Airways and Virgin Atlantic fly from Gatwick, Virgin Atlantic and Thomas Cook from Manchester; and Thomas Cook from Glasgow. There are also many chartered flights from the UK. London: 8 hours. Manchester: 8 hours 25 minutes.
Stable year-round climate 75 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Average relative humidity 57-74%, constant trade winds 7-8 miles per hour.
Restaurants available – Local. Fast food. Gourmet. International. 10% service charge is often added to bill; if not, tipping is at your discretion (usually 10%). Dress code is casual although some restaurants may require suits and ties.
Entertainment available includes – Theatres. Dinner Theatres. Nightclubs. Cinemas. Live music. Pubs. Boat Cruises.
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