Big Johns Hotel

Bimini, Out Islands, Bahamas | Hotel
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Cruise Day #1: Embark and dance!!!

A travel blog entry by tll-tina

... did this, then packed. Got all of our bags tagged so that the cruise peeps can pull it from the taxi, and we can move along to security. Everything went as planned. It was quite quick; we were impressed with the process of getting us onto the boat. Last time it wasn't as bad as we had read about, and this time it was even quicker and ...

Wind Gods are at Work

A travel blog entry by rara-bep


... front of the Marina out at the road and wait for the shuttle bus. It is a hoot! When we got across the inlet, we rented a golf cart and drover around the island.
We found some interesting sites. It seems that the Bimini Bay Marina opened in the last few years and it is far North on the island and most of the tournism has gone up there, leaving Alicetown wanting.

On the high seas

A travel blog entry by patandglenn


Yippee! We,re sailing!We got onboard around noon. Embarkation was a breeze! Our cabin is great , and... the veranda!!!! OMG! It,s huge and easily 10 feet by 10 feet. We had a late sailaway. Did any of you watch? We were escorted out of Port Everglades by a small gunship and 2 RIBs with machine guns. Cool! some fancy moves and hopefully a good shot or 2. We have a table for 2 ...

On our way...

A travel blog entry by hejira


... become a more vibrant blue as we entered the Gulf Stream (as well as a 2 degree increase in temperature).

Although Alice Town on North Bimini is, as the crow flies, on a course of about 120 degrees, we actually steered about 155 degrees. By doing so, we were able to compensate for being set to the north by the 2.5-3 knot current of the Gulf Stream. We took hourly fixes to make sure we weren't getting too far off, and it was ...

Day 9: Strolla gets Grounded

A travel blog entry by mbust02


... than Nate getting hit by a boat while snorkeling, not much had happened. (He was alright, more of a laughing matter than anything else) The winds were supposed to change out of the north by thursday, perfect for our 2 day sail to Nassau, so on wednesday night we got everything cleaned up on the boat, and we were all antsy to leave at sunrise.

Not one of us slept well that night. Where we were anchored, there was a really strong tidal current. Strong enough ...


This hotel, located in Bimini, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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