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Bahamas Travel Guide

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Want to learn more about Bahamas? Read our in-depth articles on a variety of topics.

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Flavors of the Bahamas

You'll find food from all over the world in Nassau and Freeport restaurants, but you'll be missing out if you don't try the local cuisine. There...

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Lodging Primer

With almost 16,000 hotel rooms across the country, you're bound to find a home away from home in the Bahamas. Unfortunately this is not an...

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It's 5 O'clock Somewhere

Drinking is an important of many Bahamas vacations. Rum, in particular, has played an interesting part in Bahamian history since the days of...

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Customs of the Country

Humor is a wonderful way to relate to the islanders, but don't force it. Don't try to talk their dialect unless you are adept at it. Though...

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Top Reasons to Go to the Bahamas

Beaches.: The powdery, soft sand creates some of the world's best strands. Boating: Ideal conditions draw small dinghies, serious sailboats...

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Cruising to the Bahamas

More tourists cruise into Nassau and Freeport than anywhere else in the Caribbean region. The islands are just a couple of hundred miles off...

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Ecotourism in the Bahamas

The word ecotourism is believed to have been coined by Mexican environmentalist Héctor Ceballos-Lascuráin in 1983. According to Ceballos-Lascuráin...

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Junkanoo

The Bahamas' answer to Rio de Janeiro's Carnaval and New Orleans' Mardi Gras, Junkanoo is a festival of parades and parties held on Boxing Day...

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Bahamas Like a Local

If you want to experience more of the Bahamas than just the sand at your resort's beach, make like a local and try one of the following. Enjoy...

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Kids and Families

It might not be an exaggeration to say that the Bahamas is a playground for children—or anyone else who likes building castles in the sand,...

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Weddings and Honeymoons in the Bahamas

With easy access from the United States and plenty of secluded beaches to make your own, the Bahamas is a no-brainer destination wedding location...

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Bahamas Today

Like much of the world, the Bahamas has had to put big development plans on the back burner as the country rides out the economic recession...

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