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The capital of Barbados, in the West Indies. It was founded by the British in 1628.
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(Placename) the capital of Barbados, a port on the SW coast. Pop: 144 000 (2005 est)
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the capital of Barbados, on the SW coast. 7466.
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Noun1.Bridgetown - capital of Barbados; a port city on the southwestern coast of Barbados
Barbados - a parliamentary democracy on the island of Barbados; former British colony; a popular resort area
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Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma said the President landed in the capital Bridgetown and was received by Prime Minister Mia Mottley after his visit to Jamaica.
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Arabica serves coffee roasts from Bridgetown Coffee of Portland, Oregon.
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Summary: Dubai (ICC), Jan 27 (ANI): West Indies captain Jason Holder has become the first player from the country in 45 years to top the list of all-rounders in the International Cricket Council Test Player Rankings after slamming an unbeaten double-century that helped script a memorable 381-run win over England in the first Test in Bridgetown.
Which island state in the West Indies has Bridgetown as its capital?
BRIDGETOWN is the capital and largest city in Barbados.
DESTINATION BRIDGETOWN CURRENCY: Barbadian Dollar ($) -PS1 = $2.81.
The southern base is where the airport and the big city - Bridgetown - are located, and where the biggest and the most inexpensive sea-facing hotels are to be found, along with fast food outlets and mall shopping.