Bridgetown, the capital of Barbados, is a port city on the island?s southwest coast. It's known for its British colonial architecture, 17th-century Garrison and horseracing track. Near the central National Heroes Square, which fringes the Constitution River, Nidhe Israel Synagogue and its museum explore the island?s Jewish history. Carlisle Bay is home to 6 shipwreck dive sites, Browne?s Beach and a yacht club.
Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. Formerly The Town of Saint Michael, the Greater Bridgetown area is located within the parish of Saint Michael.
Barbados is an island country in the Lesser Antilles of the West Indies, in the Caribbean region of North America.