Visitors to Barbados would be crazy to miss the Friday and Saturday Night event that has become of the best outdoor parties on the island, the Oistin's Fish Fry. But Oistins is far from just a one trick pony and is well worth a visit during the day as well. During the day, you can get the authentic vibe of a fish market of this fishing village.
Every day for a couple of hundred years, traditional little fishing vessels have bobbed picturesquely in Oistin Bay and their catch has been sold to lucky customers. To connect with this tradition, visitors can go to the fish market just west of the colorful shops where the Fish Fry is held early in the morning. This is a place to get amazing bargains on the freshest fish imaginable.
Along with other local favorites like fried fish on a bun, fish cakes are also a popular meal in... Read more