29/12/2011 08:03 GMT | Updated 28/02/2012 05:12 GMT

Rihanna Bikini Photo In Barbados

While we're tucked up indoors away from this chilly British weather, the likes of Elle Macpherson and Rihanna have been sunning themselves in considerably warmer climes over Christmas.

And we're really wishing we'd thought to do the same.

After wrapping up her worldwide tour in London last week, RiRi took off home to Barbados to spend the holidays with her family - posting this bikini snap on her Twitter page.