We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bahamas

Free Newsletter

Interested in Bahamas?

We'll send you updates with the latest deals, reviews and articles for Bahamas each week.

Bahamas Traveler Article:

Bahamas Traveler Articles -- Written for Travelers by Travelers

Read or edit these Traveler Articles:
Inside Background
Junkanoo is a big festival for the locals of the Bahamas.  It is held the day...
Last edited: October 09, 2008
In 1492, Christopher Columbus made his first landfall in the New World on the...
Last edited: August 29, 2007
Besides the obvious travel books about the Bahamas such as Fodor’s, Frommer’s...
Last edited: August 15, 2012
Here's where you can find online information regarding the Bahamas: Ministry of...
Last edited: July 22, 2011
The Bahamas are made up of over 700 island and are found in the north east of...
Last edited: April 07, 2011
Bahamian Peas and Rice 1/2 pound bacon 1 large onion, chopped 2 med. stalks...
Last edited: June 24, 2010
The Bahamas is an archipelago consisting of over 700 islands and cays.  About...
Last edited: April 29, 2008
Bahama Mama 1 /14oz Bacardi Gold rum 1 1/2 oz. Nassau Royale Liqueur 2 ozs...
Last edited: November 12, 2010
Totally switched gears away from the Bahamas after days of reviewing the...
Last edited: July 09, 2015
Inside Transportation
Arrivals Upon arrival at NASSAU International Airport (NAS) you will be asked...
Last edited: August 04, 2013
Horse Drawn Surrey  Under the shade trees outside Festival ... you'll...
Last edited: December 03, 2014
In Nassau, dont be afraid to take the public local bus. It costs you USD $1.25...
Last edited: May 17, 2009
  Nassau Intl. Airport Cable Beach Downtown Paradise Island Prince George Dock...
Last edited: January 30, 2016
  There are several transportation options for getting to and from the out...
Last edited: December 11, 2014
  Airport Shuttles Some Packages include vouchers for Shuttle Vans.  Most of...
Last edited: November 27, 2013
Inside Things to Do
Some cruise ship travelers or those on a short business trip may only have a...
Last edited: October 13, 2008
Kids are certainly excited by their arrival in the bahamas.  What's not to...
Last edited: December 03, 2014
  First Time to The Bahamas If it's your first time the The Islands Of The...
Last edited: October 10, 2008
There are many venues and clubs throughout the Bahamas.  Some islands have...
Last edited: September 19, 2013
Golf There are three 3 golf courses in the Nassau/ Paradise Island area: The...
Last edited: December 03, 2014
Groceries are very expensive due to shipping requirements.  VAT TAX is 7.5% so...
Last edited: June 09, 2015
The Nassau Lynden Pindling International airport is a very accurate...
Last edited: August 29, 2014
Half Moon Cay is a private island visited by several cruise ship lines.  It is...
Last edited: January 25, 2016
1.  Melia (formerly the Sheraton) Day Pass - Now part of BahaMar...
Last edited: September 26, 2015
The Old Fort Bay Town Centre is an amazing shopping destination in western New...
Last edited: June 18, 2013
Castaway Cay is a 1000 acre island in the Bahamas operated exclusively for the...
Last edited: November 11, 2009
Inside Dining Scene
The Prop Club The Prop Club at the Sheraton Our Lucaya has a Jimmy Buffet feel...
Last edited: April 24, 2007
Although most hotels have breakfast available on the premises, there are other...
Last edited: June 15, 2006
The best way to stretch you're budget in the bahamas is to eat local food from...
Last edited: November 06, 2006
For Dining with a view, you can't beat the stunning views from Dune, located at...
Last edited: April 24, 2007
Inside 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 03, 2014
  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: March 30, 2015
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