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Going to Cococay and Nassau in the Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

Going to Cococay and Nassau in the Bahamas

A travel blog entry by a3dennert

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Ever since grandma and grandpa treated Moira, Rusty and I (plus our kids) to a 3 day Bahamas cruise last year (http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/a3dennert/11/1216673820/tpod.html) Rebecca, Christopher and Hubert keep asking when will they get ...

Junkanoo, who?, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

Junkanoo, who?

A travel blog entry by shaanandkate

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For New Year's Eve, we went to the Bahamas!  Here are some highlights: 1. Staying up all night on New Year's Eve, observing the Junkanoo parade (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junkanoo), walking around the streets of Nassau 2. Laying about at the ...

Some play and not all work, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

Some play and not all work

A travel blog entry by lafalot

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Day Three It seems like day 28, at least. I have never done more waiting. Well, yes I have. The last time I was here. If nothing else, this job has taught me how to sit and wait. Sit and wait. Keep myself occupied and wait. Wander and wait. ...

The Rum Diaries, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

The Rum Diaries

A travel blog entry by nikstravel2010

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Newsflash:  Nikki and Emily sent to hospital on account of liver failure Your inner sherlock should tell you this is not true... we have just had 5 days in NYC after all. But this SHOULD have happened and i suspect if we had stayed any longer (and ...

Cruise  - Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

Cruise - Bahamas

A travel blog entry by jas20j

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NASSAU Sunday 7:00am to 1:30 pm We arrived early this morning in Nassau the capital of the Bahamas. When we docked we realised that four other cruise ships had already docked. There are a total of 6 ships in Nassau today.   Our day trip today was ...

Great Abaco Island, Off Bahamas, Bahamas travel blog

Great Abaco Island

A travel blog entry by pete-r

... for a first offence. I'm glad to say, I was not an orange-peel culprit. We're running down the line of "Cay's" in the Bahamas, but can't actually see them (at 09:45). The day followed the usual routine. A bit cloudy in the afternoon, and no dolphins ...

All is well, Eleuthra, Bahamas, Bahamas travel blog

All is well

A travel blog entry by alohagypsies

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It's nice and warm with a cool and someone strong wind blowing off from the Atlantic side of Eleuthra. Things are much better in the family unit as we are all getting along sooooo much better. I've just finished reading the book Eat, Pray, Love by ...

Man of War to Sea Spray on Elbow Key and Hope Town, Hope Town, Bahamas travel blog

Man of War to Sea Spray on Elbow Key and Hope Town

A travel blog entry by darborn

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... and made it into Sea Spray Marina Resort just before high water with never less than 7 feet. 4 feet is an ideal draft for the Bahamas however boats of 6 feet can manage ok but can be quite tide restricted. The slips at Sea Spray have 5 to 6 feet depth. ...

Eurodam Cruise March 30 - Day 1, Some where in Atlantic Ocean, Bahamas travel blog

Eurodam Cruise March 30 - Day 1

A travel blog entry by jklezok

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This entry is going to be a little different, we are on the cruise for 14 days, so this entry will be a conglomerate of entries and pictures for the cruise over to Europe. March 30, 2014 Day 2 The weather is beautiful again. We had a storm last night ...

In the NE Bahamas (Abacos), Spanish Cay, Bahamas travel blog

In the NE Bahamas (Abacos)

A travel blog entry by darborn

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... sometimes it is necessary and using GPS and radar together does make it possible.  Additionally the Navionics charts for the Bahamas are now very good as they bought the surveys from which the Explorer charts are printed. The next morning Sun ...

Day 10-11: Leaving for Nassau, Take 2, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

Day 10-11: Leaving for Nassau, Take 2

A travel blog entry by mbust02

... conch fritters with their happy hour that night. Delicious. After happy hour, it was time to check out Atlantis, an oasis in the Bahamas we'd heard so much about. It was everything people with lots of money could hope for, but us, we are just poor ...

The Bahamas Baby - YEAH!, Paradise Island, Bahamas travel blog

The Bahamas Baby - YEAH!

A travel blog entry by amyblundell

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...  known as Atlantic Resort, an American outpost dominating Paradise Island, Rose Island was how I'd pictured The Bahamas. A rustic island with one small bar and hammocks set overlooking the brilliant turquoise sea. Rose Island was ...

Days 16-21: Waiting on the winds in George Town, Exumas, Bahamas travel blog

Days 16-21: Waiting on the winds in George Town

A travel blog entry by mbust02

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When we arrived in George Town, we took advantage of the fact it'd be the last town of any size we'd see until the Dominican Republic. This meant getting more rations of food, a new fishing rod,  spare belts for the diesel engine; which for some ...

WEATHER TO GO OR WEATHER TO NOT!, GREEN TURTLE CAY, Bahamas travel blog

WEATHER TO GO OR WEATHER TO NOT!

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

... ourselves out of here as it is still about 100 miles across the bank before we can begin to cross the Gulf Stream.   So, this may be our last input in the Bahamas Bound log until we reach stateside.   Life ...... is all about the ...

French Kissing the Wind - Cruising Styles, WADERICK WELLS CAY, Bahamas travel blog

French Kissing the Wind - Cruising Styles

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

Observation: Cruising Styles I notice we've had about 1100 hits on this blog - far more than the 20 or so people we've set it up for.  So if any of you are considering doing this but not sure if you've got it all together - here is a small ...

Black Point Settlement, GREAT GUANA CAY, Bahamas travel blog

Black Point Settlement

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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The Shitzu Yesterday Carolyn and I walked up to the fruit stand to get another load of bread!  Di - guess what came out to greet me - a two month old Shitzu!  Be still my heart!!!!  I picked up that little 1 lb wonder and she just ...

N26 32.795   W77 03.186 - Marsh Harbor, Abacos, MARSH HARBOR, Bahamas travel blog

N26 32.795 W77 03.186 - Marsh Harbor, Abacos

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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  A Night's Sail - May 4, 2009 - Spanish Wells to North Man Of War Channel, Abacos   There are two routes from Spanish Wells to the Abacos.  One is the Egg Island Cut about ten miles down the bank and the  other route that could be ...

SHTY DEAL, MARSH HARBOR, Bahamas travel blog

SHTY DEAL

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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... late and nothing is open in SW on Sundays.  We hauled out our bucket!  OBTW - there are no pump outs in the Bahamas!!! We could wait until Monday and see if we could get a maserator in Spanish Wells or take the Fast Ferry back to Nassau ...

N26 32.65  W76 58.10 - HOPE TOWN, MARSH HARBOR, Bahamas travel blog

N26 32.65 W76 58.10 - HOPE TOWN

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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... We will watch the lighthouse light up tonight and toast Tommy - Tim and Dianne's dear friend who loved boating, rum and the Bahamas.  We know we would have enjoyed his friendship because of the company he kept.  Friends are precious.  When ...

Island Hopping in the Bahamas - Grand Cay, Grand Cay, Abaco, Bahamas travel blog

Island Hopping in the Bahamas - Grand Cay

A travel blog entry by hecqs

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Grand Cay is one settlement in the Bahamas about 30 minutes flight from Freeport heading northeast to Walker's Cay and then 30 minutes boat ride east of Walker's Cay. Dr. Burgos is there for a cancer screening program and I decided to join him. We were ...

West End, West End, Bahamas travel blog

West End

A travel blog entry by darborn

We spent Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd at Old Bahama Bay Marina and Resort, recently, sadly in the news as the location where John Travolta's son died. It poured with rain early on Tuesday morning and showered for much of the day so we did boat jobs ...

A Welcome Stop after a Rough Passage, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

A Welcome Stop after a Rough Passage

A travel blog entry by jusnow

We stopped at a marina here in Nassau having heard that the anchorage is full of all kinds of stuff including junked cars.  Other sailors told us that you never know what you anchor into and might pull up when weighing anchor.  We actually ...

St.Thomas, St.Thomas, Bahamas travel blog

St.Thomas

A travel blog entry by kiteboarder

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this island is very nice. the locals are ok they usually try and zip you a bit as per usual however they are mainly warm and freindly. beautiful ...

The Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

The Bahamas

A travel blog entry by akwonton

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The Bahamas was everything you'd expect (and more): Good food, good people, good times! So, without further adew, here are some pics from ...

Norman's Pond .... Still!!!, norman, Bahamas travel blog

Norman's Pond .... Still!!!

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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April 7, 2009 - Norman Pond    We are sitting here at anchor in 15' of water and it is blowing like crazy.  Winds are picking up 20-25 kts and we are very glad we're in this protected anchorage.  Any boats anchored with any western ...

Ahoy mateys!, Bahamas, Bahamas travel blog

Ahoy mateys!

A travel blog entry by damien_kelly

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It took us 24 hours but we made it to Miami ready for our 4 night cruise on the Norweignen Sky around the Bahama-mama's (as the cruise representative would say!) The cool American dad who we met in Peru told us to 'go with the flow' and that ...

Long Island, Bahamas, Long Island, Bahamas, Bahamas travel blog

Long Island, Bahamas

A travel blog entry by alohagypsies

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... able to sit there and eat comfortably, plus the table was cut about 2 feet shorter than where the booth ended. THIS it's the Bahamas. Everything is ass backwards! Plus, the only "Chinese" item on the menu was shrimp fried rice and sweet and sour chicken. ...

Come Cruise With Me, Nassau, Bahamas travel blog

Come Cruise With Me

A travel blog entry by danielwolfe

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... the busy American joint Senor Frog's.  Mmmmmmmm, nothing like a Christmas eating Mexican, from an American place, in the Bahamas. 6. Captain Pervert -- This one was more indirect than anything, but I saw our fine ship's captain hustling two teenage ...

HAPPY HOUR & EASTER AT WARDERICK CAY, WARDERICK  Wells CAY, Bahamas travel blog

HAPPY HOUR & EASTER AT WARDERICK CAY

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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April 11 - Happy Hour!   The weekend weather is very mild with light and variable winds.  If you're out of the wind, it's warm.  Sky is clear blue - no storms in sight.  Saturday we hung out talking with cruisers from Serendipity ...

Warderick Cay and Shit Birds, WARDERICK  Wells CAY, Bahamas travel blog

Warderick Cay and Shit Birds

A travel blog entry by takinbetz

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April 11, 2009 - Warderick Wells North Anchorage   Whatta beautiful morning.  After a hardy breakfast of ham and eggs, biscuits and coffee we lounged in our cockpit waiting for the day to begin.  The little Bananaquit came visiting, ...

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