Proud Barbadian conquers Segway Polo & Internet: World’s Leading Travel Destination Website for 2009 – Totally Barbados

For the 3rd consecutive year,, a website offering a comprehensive guide to the island of Barbados, was voted “The Caribbean’s Leading Overall Travel Information Website.”Totally Barbados gained further recognition when it also captured this year’s award for the “World’s Leading Travel Destination Website“.The 35 year old Callaghan who started his career as a jockey racing at the Garrison Savannah, Woodbine and Fort Erie racetracks in Canada, before working at CIBC Mortgages Inc. in the banking industry in Toronto for another 6 years, returned home, and started the website in September 2005.

Since then, has gone from strength to strength, capturing the awards as the “Caribbean’s Leading Overall Travel Information Website” in 2007, 2008 and now 2009, as well as capturing the awards for the “World’s Leading Travel Destination Website” in 2008 and 2009.

For the first time this year’s World Travel Awards featured the 120 Miss World contestants representing almost every country in the world, and the girls presented the awards during the World Travel Awards 2009 Gala ceremony held at the Grosvenor House A JW Marriott Hotel, in London, England.


Brett Callaghan, founder and Managing Director of Totally Barbados, a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), started the website which features over 5,000 pages of information about Barbados, using search engine optimization (SEO), so that finding articles, events and other listings are made as easy as possible for all those throughout the world searching for information about Barbados.

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.


add a comment

Some HTML is OK

or, reply to this post via trackback.