Discover the essence of Barbados & St. Lucia Fodor’s choice ratings you can trust. Exceptional restaurants, hotels, and sights selected to help you make the best choices. Simple pleasures. Embrace the local scene in Barbados as you check out the Oistins Fish Fry, sip some local rum by the beach, or shop for colorful Earthworks Pottery. Boundless activities. Find choices for every traveler in St. Lucia, snorkeling from the beach to climbing one of St. Lucia’s famous Pitons to hiking in the rain forest. Local Experts Fodor’s worldwide team of 700 writers reveal their favorite haunts to enrich your travel experience. Freshest Facts You won’t find a more up-to-date guide to the region. Our writers seek out hot spots while verifying that current listings still meet our high standards. Travelers Like You Get candid advice from fellow travelers at Fodors.com, and read their “Word of Mouth” tips throughout this book.