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DISCOVER THE BAHAMAS TRAVEL BLOG

BAHAMAS TRAVEL TIPS, THINGS TO DO,

EXCURSIONS, DINING & MORE

Planning the trip of a lifetime? Get the best Bahamas travel tips from local Bahamians who know the islands’ best!

Float Your Boat Bahamas has created a comprehensive and helpful Bahamas travel blog with all the insights and information you need to make the most of your next vacation to Nassau, Exuma, Eleuthera, or any one of the beautiful 700 Islands & Cays in The Bahamas.

Find out where to explore, eat and stay, from recommendations for the best Bahamian restaurants, hotels, and shops, to the most popular Bahamas excursions and tours. We’ve also offered lots of useful tips on getting around the Bahamas, with info on the best hot spots that locals love most!

And don’t hesitate to reach out to Float Your Boat Bahamas to help plan your next Bahamas vacation with excursions and tours to see the Exuma swimming pigs, the underwater statues in Nassau, diving trips, and more.

BAHAMAS TRAVEL TIPS,

THINGS TO DO,

EXCURSIONS, DINING & MORE

Planning the trip of a lifetime? Get the best Bahamas travel tips from local Bahamians who know the islands’ best!

Float Your Boat Bahamas has created a comprehensive and helpful Bahamas travel blog with all the insights and information you need to make the most of your next vacation to Nassau, Exuma, Eleuthera, or any one of the beautiful 700 Islands & Cays in The Bahamas.

Find out where to explore, eat and stay, from recommendations for the best Bahamian restaurants, hotels, and shops, to the most popular Bahamas excursions and tours. We’ve also offered lots of useful tips on getting around the Bahamas, with info on the best hot spots that locals love most!

And don’t hesitate to reach out to Float Your Boat Bahamas to help plan your next Bahamas vacation with excursions and tours to see the Exuma swimming pigs, the underwater statues in Nassau, diving trips, and more.

Travel Guide to Staniel Cay, Exuma in The Bahamas

How to Get to Staniel Cay in Exuma, Bahamas Staniel Cay is one of the 365 Islands & Cays of the Exuma Chain. Staniel Cay specifically, is located about halfway down the chain, 77 miles south of Nassau. It is a beautiful little island, with approximately 1 restaurant, 2 liquor stores, a few convenience stores,…

Eleuthera Food Guide- Best Restaurants in Eleuthera, Bahamas

Knowing where to eat is key for a successful vacation. Not only do we wish to relax and explore new places, but we must also have great meals, satiate our tastebuds, and have great dining experiences. Eleuthera is very much an “Out Island” experience. Things will be closed sometimes, the unexpected should almost always be…

Travel Tips and Information for Exuma, Bahamas!

Travel Tips and Information for Exuma, Bahamas! The Exuma’s are a chain of 365 islands and cays (pronounced “KEYS”) stretching over 130 miles of the most beautiful turquoise waters you will ever see. Not only do the Exuma’s have the bluest water in the world, but they are also home to tons of wild marine…

Fine Dining Meets Great Vibes in Nassau, Bahamas

If you’re heading to Nassau, Bahamas and you’ve decided your food budget is a non-issue, then this list will be your trips savior! Of course, even if you’re balling on a budget you can choose to experience one or two of these and you will definitely be satisfied! Recently, Food & Wine Magazine posted an article about…

The Ultimate Exuma Excursion- Swimming with the Pigs, Swim with the Sharks, and More!

The swimming pigs have brought a lot of attention to the Bahamas, and have become quite famous! There is a ton of information most don’t know when embarking on the journey to meet the piggies, and I felt I should share the inside scoop. My hopes are for you to use this information for future…

Cute, Affordable Beach Rentals Under $200 in Nassau, Bahamas

When traveling to a new destination, how do you know where to book your accommodations? When using sites like Airbnb & VRBO, they offer plenty of options and tons of cute-looking places, however, how do you know if they are actually in a great location? I’ve been on numerous vacations, booked a cute house, but…

The Great Exuma Travel Guide: Bahamas Travel Recommendations

If you’ve decided to make a trip to Great Exuma, congrats, as you’ve just made one of your best vacation choices ever!  Great Exuma is the largest of the 365 chains of islands and cays known as “The Exumas”. It is the perfect mix of an “out island” experience combined with all the great amenities…

Why The Bahamas Should Be Your Next Vacation

As a California native, I thought it was important to share the ease of traveling to The Bahamas. Many think it’s difficult to get here, but I am here to explain the ease of getting here! The Bahamas is best known for its beautiful turquoise waters, the swimming pigs, amazing fishing, and great island vibes.…

Best local food joints in Nassau Bahamas

When you embark on your travel journey to the Bahamas, having a local show you the way will really make your trip amazing! Food is one of the greatest experiences you have when traveling, let us guide you to the best Bahamian food in Nassau! There are many great establishments in Nassau, however, you will…

The Best Beaches in Nassau – A Bahamas Beach Guide

When traveling to the Bahamas, you’re coming for the beautiful beaches, and crystal blue waters, am I right?! Although Nassau is an island, we are not fully surrounded by beaches. There are a few areas you can just pull over and have a beach day, however, I wanted to give you a more in-depth guide…

Bahamas Travel Requirements & Bahamas Travel Visa

Many changes have occurred in the past year; more travel restrictions, new advisories, unexpected costs, and doctor visits have been added to your itineraries as you plan on traveling to different places around the world. The good news is, The Bahamas is open, like open, open, and it’s the perfect place for you to plan…

The Bahamas Bucket List- Top 10 things to do in The Bahamas

The Bahamas, stretching over 760 miles and containing over 700 Islands & Cays, offers many beautiful sights and activities. From blue holes to sandbanks, swimming with sharks and pigs, there are so many exciting and life-changing experiences to be had in the Bahamas. Interacting with tourists daily, I have had hundreds of people tell me…

Bahamas Travel Guide – Nassau Bahamas Travel Tips

Traveling to a new country can be somewhat of a daunting experience. There are often many uncertainties and unanswered questions about choosing the right destination for your travels. Without knowing much about The Bahamas, it’s hard to make the expensive decision of traveling here. I hope that this article makes your decision easy and you’ll…

Local Shops in Bahamas- Support the Locals!

It’s always nice to bring souvenirs home from your vacay, for yourself & your friends/family! More often than not, your souvenirs are mass produced somewhere in Asia or South America. This is why I’ve created a post to help you shop local and support local businesses. All the shops below have true handcrafted trinkets &…

Restaurants with a View in Nassau, Bahamas

Time to enjoy the best meals, with the best views in Nassau, Bahamas! Our oceanfront restaurants are limited, however, the ones that exist are must-sees! Sit back and relax because we got you covered when it comes to checking out the best restaurants with those jaw-dropping turquoise views you’re dying to see! I’ve created a…

Eleuthera Travel Guide: Tips For Traveling to Eleuthera, Bahamas

Eleuthera is one of the most amazing Islands I have visited in the Bahamas. The island is long and skinny, allowing you to see the water from basically anywhere. Each settlement offers a different feel, but all of which bring the feeling of complete happiness and relaxation. Eleuthera is the perfect amount of “off the…

Best Excursions in Nassau, Bahamas!

If you could treat yourself to one amazing thing while on your Bahamas vacation, I would say put your money towards an excursion. I always suggest doing a day trip to Exuma first, however, if you are trying to keep yourself on a budget, staying local is a much more affordable option, and you will…

Bahamian Breakfast Spots in Nassau Bahamas

Breakfast in the Bahamas is not your usual eggs, bacon, toast situation. The Bahamas decided to throw a wrench in our normal breakfast life by introducing things like fish stews, pig feet, and corned beef. Sounds strange, I know, and at first, I was quite skeptical, however now I can affirmatively say I’m a big…

Gyms in Nassau, Bahamas

Get Your Fitness On, Bahamas Style Is working out a priority on your vacation? For most, the answer is most likely “hell no” but for some, the answer is “hell yes!” Even if it’s not a priority, it’s great to know where you can go to get your sweat on, even if it’s just for…

Coffee Shops in Nassau Bahamas

Coffee shops have become quite the trend around the world and The Bahamas is not missing a beat. Recently, we have had some amazing coffee shops pop up in Nassau that will not disappoint! From specialty coffee to homemade pastries and an ambience that is to die for, you are sure to be impressed with…

Pink Sands, Golf Carts, Bomb Food & Great Vibes- Harbour Island Travel Guide

Harbour Island is one of the most asked about places in the Bahamas! It’s most known for its beautiful pink sand beaches, colorful original style cottages, cruising around in golf carts, and horseback riding through the turquoise waters. Harbour Island is all of this, plus much more! If you are a food lover, this is…

Transportation Guide for Nassau Bahamas

Traveling to a foreign country can be confusing as is, you don’t need the extra hassle of figuring out how you get around!  Getting around is one of the most important factors to consider when coming to Nassau. Without the proper knowledge of how transportation works here, you will likely get stuck at your Airbnb, or perhaps…