Duty-free shopping is popular in Barbados.
Prices are typically 30-50% less than in Europe and the US. Be sure to have your passport or airline ticket with you when you make purchases. The main shopping area in Barbados is Broad Street in Bridgetown, where you will find several large department stores and duty-free shops.
Pelican Village, on the outskirts of Bridgetown, is the place to go to get local handicrafts such as straw bags, paintings, and rum cake.
You’ll probably want to stock your villa with some groceries when you arrive. Some of the more popular grocery stores are: Big B Supermarket and Julie ‘N Supermarket in Worthing on the South Coast, Jordan’s in Payne’s Bay, and Super Centre in Holetown.