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By Blair Howard

Operating heavily with the Bahamas vacationer Board, Howard has up to date and multiplied this well known guidebook, with many info no longer present in competing publications. Nassau, New windfall, Grand Bahama, The Abacos, Andros, Bimini, Eleuthera, The Exumas, San Salvador, new york, Cat Island, the Acklins, the Inguanas and the Berry Islands - they are all coated intimately. the journey advisor to the Bahamas tells you the place to stick and consume, the easiest highway markets and department stores, and the way to get round. a distinct part is devoted to mailboat schedules (one of the simplest how one can island-hop). just like the remainder of the Caribbean, the Bahamas bargains lots of watersports, and this booklet presents wide info at the most sensible dive websites - in addition to the simplest operators - and the simplest fishing holes. constitution boats and deep-sea vessels. Maps and index.

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Imported beers from America and Europe are also available but, like everything else that has to be imported, they’re expensive. For something really different, try one of the locally brewed sodas with exotic names. All drinks on the islands are expensive. 50 for cocktails. Even non-alcoholic cocktails kids can consume in large quantities are pricey. A Coke or locally made soda can cost up to $3. During the day, hot tea is the drink of preference. If you want iced tea, be sure to specify that when ordering.

Keep your eyes on the school, not on the sandy bottom beneath your feet. Take one step at a time, until you’re close enough to try a cast. Aim tour fly or jig close to the center of the school. If you’re lucky, there’s a slight tug, then a stronger one, and the surface of the water explodes in a frenzy of white water and struggling fish; and he’s off like a runaway horse leaving you hanging on to your rod, reel screaming, spinning, as 150 yards of line disappears seaward in what seems less than a second.

You can rent mopeds and bicycles at most hotels and resorts, or at nearby cycle shops. The going rates for mopeds range from about $20 to $30 a day – a half-day might cost anywhere from $10 to $20 – and you’ll be asked to leave a small deposit, usually about $30. Bicycles run about $18 a day. n Buses Bus travel can be an adventure. And if you want to meet the people, there’s no better way to do it than finding your way around Nassau by bus. For 75¢, it’s a great way to travel. Bahamians are very friendly and will come to your aid quickly with directions.

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