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New Years Eve 2015: One Enchanted Evening at The Crane Resort

10 December, 2015 By
Successfully wrapping the 5-year run of its widely popular new year's eve event - The Village Masquerade - in 2014, The Crane is now switching things up! Gone are the masks and in are open premium bars, interactive food stations and lively entertainment by the island's best.
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Review: Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival's Gourmet Safari at The Crane

3 December, 2015 By
In a word? Bliss. The Crane's installment of the Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival's inaugural Gourmet Safari featuring celebrity chef Carla Hall, was an epicurean adventure served with a heady combination of candle-lit ambiance, delicious fusion cuisine and exceptional wine pairings.
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Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival Serves Up Sizzling New Line-up this November!

4 November, 2015 By
Now in its 6th year, the Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival has shaken things up! From November 19th– 22nd, Barbadians and visitors alike will enjoy an all-new roster of events and an exciting line up of local and international chefs.

The Crane Golf Classic 2015

14 April, 2015 By
The annual Crane Golf Classic was held in association with the Barbados Golf Club at the BGC in February. We had a lovely day at the Christ Church course, before returning to The Crane for the awards ceremony and cocktails.

DIY Wedding Favor Trends 2015

10 April, 2015 By
The cost of weddings can really add up, that’s why it’s great to create things yourself when you can! One area of your wedding that calls for lots of fun DIYs is in the wedding favors! Even if you’re having a destination wedding, small favors are easily packed and can really help to cut on costs!
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5 Must See Barbadian Attractions

11 March, 2015 By
So you’ve booked your trip to Barbados, but you want to escape outside the resort. What does the beautiful island of Barbados have to offer? We’re glad you asked! While it was nearly impossible to narrow down our favourite locations throughout the island, here are 5 MUST SEE Barbadian attractions!

Barbados Food & Wine and Rum Festival

13 November, 2014 By
Taste your way through Barbados from November 20th to 23rd during The Food & Wine and Rum festival!

Indoor fun in Barbados

2 October, 2014 By
So you’ve heard that September in Barbados is the rainy season? While that’s not untrue, it also shouldn’t concern you too much. Rain in Barbados is historically sporadic and short-lived, meaning you can still enjoy plenty of time in the sun or poolside.

The National Pastime of Barbados: Cricket

11 September, 2014 By
Cricket is the national sport of Barbados and many opportunities exist on the island to experience the sport. Historically, it is believed that cricket came to the island’s elite in the eighteenth century and since then has evolved into a national pastime.
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Concierge Updates- February 2013

6 February, 2013 By Janelle Edwards
Welcome back to The Crane blog! The year is off to a fantastic start here at the resort and we look forward to welcoming our new and returning guests in the upcoming months.
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Neighbourhood Guide

11 June, 2012 By Janelle Edwards
A trip to Barbados certainly is not complete without the Sun, Sea and Sand. However, there are many activities and tours that can enhance the total Barbadian experience. Crane Blog has compiled a list of events and activities that can be enjoyed at your leisure while on the island.

Weddings at The Crane

8 May, 2012 By Janelle Edwards
Located on the stunning South East coast of Barbados, The Crane is the ideal location for your wedding, reception and of course honeymoon. Our resident Romance Concierge is knowledgeable, and ready to assist to ensure that your wedding day is wonderfully unforgettable.
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The Crane's 1st Mix Master Competition

13 October, 2011 By Crane Residential Resort, Barbados
It was a LOUD evening in Bar 1887 this August as the final four pulled out all the stops to see who would become the Crane’s 1st Mix Master. Guests and staff were on hand to enjoy the fierce competition among Peter Lloyd from Carriage House, Orwin Findlay, Carl Henry and Marlon Alleyne from Bar 1887.