Barbados is an island in the region, but which lies out in the Atlantic many miles east of the Caribbean Sea. Its nearest neighbours, some 100 miles west, are Saint Vincent and Saint Lucia, part of the arc of the Lesser Antilles that separate Atlantic and Caribbean.

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is the capital of . It's the only city, over half the island's residents live here, and many more commute in.

is the least developed and most scenic part of , and comprises the parishes of Saint Andrew, Saint George, Saint John, Saint Joseph and Saint Thomas.

is the area of that lies north of Bridgetown and comprises the parishes of Saint James, Saint Peter and Saint Lucy.

is one of the main tourist bases of .


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