BAHAMAS, BETTER THAN EVER!
The Bahamas archipelago is home to the most prolific waters on our planet, ideal for snorkeling, diving, fishing and sailing. Boasting a subtropical climate and pristine waters, the primary islands offer a nice variety lodges and waterfront resorts.
In the northern waters you’ll find one of the most famous of all Bahamian islands, Bimini. Hemingway made this place legendary years ago and it is still a favorite jaunt for sport fishing. Today’s visitors love the mix of history, contemporary resorts and the year-round opportunity of a world-record catch. Only 50 miles east of Miami, the quaint island attracts savvy divers and anglers of all ages.
Fishing here is not only spectacular, it can be record-setting. Modern resorts and quaint island-style accommodations are found on both North and South Bimini. Perhaps the best known of all is the famed Bimini Big Game Club. The club is rich in history and well-known for its accommodations, full-service marina, and excellent food. Grand Bahama, is a large well-developed island with an impressive new international airport, casino gambling, duty-free shopping and several nice hotels and resorts.
Visitors will find excellent bonefishing on the expansive flats and good offshore fishing for marlin and sailfish. Dolphin, grouper and snapper are caught year around. Divers and snorkelers will love a day at UNEXSO, the watersports center well known for its dive center and daily encounters with wild dolphins.
The northern-most chain of islands are the The Abaco Islands which includes Great Abaco, Little Abaco, and a 120-mile string of fringing islands dotted with pristine coves and shallow flats. here you’ll find an excellent choice of handsome fishing lodges, resorts and boutique inns pleasing the most discriminating of visitors. Popular with boaters, anglers and beach-seekers is Treasure Cay Resort with its large modern marina, luxurious beachfront accommodations and fine dining. Across the sound on Green Turtle Cay sits the Green Turtle Club, another excellent marina resort boasting excellent accommodations, fine dining, and marina. Both properties offer boat rentals and amazing dives sites for divers and snorkelers.