If you have been searching for that once in a lifetime dream holiday, then the Bahamas could be the resort for you! A Bahamas holiday is almost the definition of a dream vacation, blue skies, crystal clear water,pristine white sandy beaches,wide varierty of marine life to explore, water activities, good local cuisine, shops, bars and unforgettable evening entertainment.
The Bahamas is about 90 miles off the coast of Florida which makes it ideal for a twin destination holiday – imagine the Bahamas and Miami in one vacation! With over 700 islands and 2,400 cays,the Bahamas islands offer an overwhelming amount of things to do and see, from snorkelling over the famous wreck from the James Bond movie thunder ball, to exploring the natural beauty of the National Park. Take a yacht tour and swim with dolphins ( and sharks if you are brave enough!), or enjoy a round of golf then cool off with a relaxing drink on Bahamas most famous “picture postcard” Cable Beach.
Learning to Dive is a wonderful experience that will enable you to touch and see creatures of the deep that you would never get to meet any other way. Local Dive operators supply equipment and offer classes for unguided dives all over the Bahamas, You can qualify as a scuba driver in a few short lessons in the Bahamas and then simply hire equipment and dive at your leisure. Dolphin dives are an amazing experience, swim along side these friendly, intelligent mammals are, and if you are looking to broaden your knowledge about the Coral reef habitat then an Eco dive is perfect.
Nassau Town, the capital, has many restaurants, bars and retails stores that sell cheap duty free goods to take home from your Bahamas Holiday from all around the world, best buys are leather goods, watches and fine linen. While you are there why not take a walk up the Water Tower where you can see the whole of the Island or stroll around the library that was once a prison.
Sea world Explorer allows you to admire the sea from the inside of a Submarine. This kind of activity is located around the Islands of Grand Bahamas and New Providence and is a tour not to be missed for the photo opportunities alone.
If you enjoy an active nightlife there is a wide range of Clubs, casinos, live music venues and local performing arts groups.If you are lucky enough to be on the islands in June, the Junkanoo is a fantastic way of finding out about the Islands culture and history. There are costume making exhibitions, dancing and other carnival activities and to feed your appetite, are many fish fry stalls.