Bahamas, the road to Paradise Island
Of the 700 islands that make up this country, some are distinguished by beautiful landscapes and beaches, which are a true corner of paradise for tourists who love the sun and water. Among the most beautiful islands in the Bahamas are Inagua islands, famous for their large population of flamingos, the impressive caves and ideal areas for diving, and Blue Lagoon, famous for its sea lions and dolphins. If you want to try for the first time this water sport, then you should know that here you will be assisted by the best instructors in the Bahamas. Do not miss the Lucayan National Park, known for its numerous caves, but especially for Gold Rock Beach, considered one of the most spectacular beaches in the Bahamas. Also if you love diving and want to explore the underwater world of these beautiful islands, Abacos is the ideal option. If you go to the southern port of Marshal, the National Park in Pelican Reef is a place that will leave you breathless. It is the home to under water sports, an ideal place for snorkeling and diving.
Nassau is the capital of Bahamas and also the commercial center. The city covers 70 percent of the population of the islands. Lynden Pindling International Airport, is the main airport in the Bahamas, located about 16 miles from Nassau, and hosts daily flights to major cities in the United States, Canada, Britain and the Caribbean.
The islands of this archipelago are long and flat and rounded coral and small hills. The highest peak is Mount Alvernia on Cat Island, having 63 meters high.
Swimming with dolphins, dreamy ocean cruises, breakfasts on the island paradise, parks, zoos, concerts and especially sinking with the sharks, everything sounds great, only if you have you a big budget to spend>J
In Green Turtle reef there is a town in the English style, with small houses and fancy carved museum and gardens, called New Plymouth and at Treasure Reef, you'll find one of the 10 beaches cataloged in National Geographic as among the finest in the world!
Cable Beach and Paradise Island are famous for water sports, golf, tennis and casinos. The second is famous for the biggest attraction of the island - Atlantis Resort, built after the legendary continent disappeared, and for the many luxury hotels and villas.
If you prefer tranquility, choose Exumas, Abaco, Andors, where accommodation is in rustic spaces and there are quiet beaches and reefs, so the atmosphere is more romantic!
The coolest event in Bahamas is Junkanoo, a street carnival that takes place on December 26 and January 1 so the junkanoo groups fill the streets, especially Nassau, wearing spectacular costumes of crepe paper and playing music specific Junaknoo combined with African rhythms, so the atmosphere is awesome!
Activities in Bahamas:
Visit Exuma Island – which has a natural park with islands of coral reefs and a spectacular marine life
Climb Mount Alvernia, which is the highest point in the Bahamas, with a small monastery
The most beautiful beaches on the island are Cable Beach in New Providence island, the beautiful white sand beaches of Paradise Island and pinkish sands of Harbour Island.
Bahamas East End and Lucayan National Park Tour
Freeport Bonfire on the Beach Bahamas Style
Nassau City and Country Tour
Nassau Majestic Lady Dinner Cruise
Bahamas Beach Party and Snorkel Cruise
Nassau Shark Diving
Resort Diving Course in Nassau
Tropical maritime climate is influenced by the warm waters of the Gulf Stream. Bahamian wet season lasts from May to October, this time is recorded the highest temperatures. From March to April and November to December is recorded the lowest temperatures (below 30 degrees Celsius).
What to eat
"Rock Lobster" is spiky specie without claws that is served cooked, stew, or salad.
Seafood or Conch (a kind of mollusk) are very popular, especially for their aphrodisiac properties.
Nuts and coconut oil are widely used for almost all local desserts.
Swim with the dolphins at Blue Lagoon Island - 30 minutes from Nassau & Paradise Island