Ins & Outs of Barbados 2023

64 Island Adventures If you’re driving, follow the red and white signs that read Hunte’s Gardens, from all over the island. Or, come by taxi. If you take the local bus from the Fairchild Street Bus Stand in Bridgetown, it’s #5 Sugar Hill Bus – BB$3.50 each way. Hunte’s Gardens Themost enchanting place on earth... You might hear this garden before you see it; its delightfully eccentric owner, Anthony Hunte, BCH, plays classical music throughout the garden. This is the working end of old Castle Grant Plantation, where sugar cane was once processed into syrup. Step through the gate and you’ll soon tread on the old weigh bridge, where loads of cane were tallied. Walk slowly and take it all in; there is a feast for the eyes. You’ll find yourself on the lip of a great, hemispherical sinkhole in the limestone substrate. Steps lead down and paths branch out through an exquisite profusion of flowering plants, with towering trees around the edges. He has added hundreds of flowering anthuriums and orchids recently. Both here and farther along the top are a series of small secret gardens, where you can sit to absorb the serenity and enjoy a picnic. Be sure to climb the upper level steps to Mr. Hunte’s house, a transformation of the old stables. He’ll invite you for refreshments — including his legendary rum punch or freshly SampleHunte’s 10Year Reserve & take a bottle home (246) 433-3333 or 233-4060 Open 10am-4pm every day Entrance BB$40 or US$20 Cash only Castle Grant, St. Joseph Scan QR Code to visit their website made ginger-lemonade. In fact, you also have the opportuntiy to sample Hunte’s own 10 Year Old Reserve Fine Barbados Rum. It’s an exceptional cask selection only available at Hunte’s Gardens — take some back home. Opening in Early 2023 A Sensational NewAttraction Separate andDistinct from Hunte's Gardens Castle Grant House AnthonyHunte's Home &Garden Scan for more information