A bike tour of the real Barbados

Kevin Rushby fears Barbados will be too bling for him until he gets off the beaten track and discovers its glorious beaches, locals’ bars and rich history

I’m going for a ride with Randy Licorish. We’ve put the bikes in a pickup truck and are heading through the traffic south of Bridgetown. I have to admit that all I’ve seen since arriving in Barbados the night before are endless low-rise buildings, plus a lot of traffic squeezing down narrow, twisting lanes that were never intended for such vehicles.

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