Barbados is an island, northeast of Venezuela.
Barbados is an island nation located towards the east of the Caribbean Sea and in the west of the Atlantic Ocean, part of the eastern islands of the Lesser Antilles, with the nations of Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines being its closest neighbours. The island of Barbados is 430 km (166 square miles) and is primarily low-lying, with some higher areas in the island's interior. Barbados is located 13º north of the Equator and 59º west of the Prime Meridian , about 434.5 km (270 miles) northeast of Venezuela.
The capital of Barbados is Bridgetown .
The international dialling code for Barbados is +1 246. Note there are no codes for individual towns and cities in Barbados.
Barbados Tourism Authority : www.barbados.org