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Inside Background
The Bahamas, with its rich and often conflicted history, has developed a unique...
Last edited: March 01, 2010
Grand Bahama was inhabited in prehistoric times by the Stone Age Siboney...
Last edited: March 01, 2010
Grand Bahama Island has warm tropical weather year–round.  High temperatures...
Last edited: April 04, 2011
Inside Transportation
 Grand Bahama is just over 50 miles from the Florida coastline, only a short 40...
Last edited: December 01, 2011
Once you arrive on Grand Bahama Island, whether at the Grand Bahama...
Last edited: November 13, 2013
Inside Things to Do
There are a lot of special events happening on Grand Bahama year-round. Check...
Last edited: April 06, 2010
Most of the touristic activity on Grand Bahama centers around Port Lucaya.  The...
Last edited: April 06, 2010
There are not too many museums on this Caribbean island, but a few art and...
Last edited: March 20, 2007
 Port Lucaya Marketplace hosts much of the entertainment on Grand Bahama, from...
Last edited: August 25, 2010
Port Lucaya Marketplace is a good place to do your souvenir shopping.  You can...
Last edited: February 16, 2006
On a tropical island like Grand Bahama, there is simply no end to the kind of...
Last edited: July 03, 2006
The Native Fish Fry at Smith Point is a Grand Bahama institution.  Held on the...
Last edited: August 25, 2010
Taino Beach is located on the East side of the Bell Channel, and runs along the...
Last edited: April 12, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
Fine French cuisine.  Located on the upper level of Port Lucaya Marketplace...
Last edited: June 03, 2008
Busy Seafood and Italian restaurant located at Port Lucaya Marketplace, right...
Last edited: April 08, 2009
Inside Bahamas: For Foreign Visitors
US Dollars are equal to the Bahamian Dollar 1:1 and readily accepted throughout...
Last edited: January 29, 2009
If you are traveling from the United States to the Bahamas you need either a...
Last edited: December 28, 2007
  Medical Facilities ~ The island has a clinic, Harbour Island Health Clinic...
Last edited: October 10, 2007
Althought there is no language barrier between the English speaking world and...
Last edited: July 14, 2008
Area Code  The Bahamas uses the Area Code 242.  The local phone system is...
Last edited: May 07, 2012
Gratuities ALL FOOD, whether self serve or served at the table will have an...
Last edited: April 30, 2008
If you are traveling from the US, there is no need to change your money.  US...
Last edited: May 11, 2014
Arrivals - Customs and Duties for tourist are pretty lenient.  US traveler can...
Last edited: December 12, 2012
Hotel Taxes and fees All licensed hotels collect a hotel tax of 6%.  This tax...
Last edited: July 28, 2010
Once in the Bahamas you'll find some things very familiar.  The US dollar is...
Last edited: November 07, 2006