Kuwaiti Divers Break World Records in The Bahamas

Kuwaiti Divers Reem Aleidan and Mubarak Abuhaimad proved not only is it “Better in the Bahamas” but it is also the place to break world records. Braving shark-infested waters near the Stuart Cove’s Dive Bahamas, the diving team: Teem Reem set two Guiness World Records: Longest Underwater Shark Dive by a Man at 7-hours and 49 minutes and Longest Underwater ...

Introducing The Domestic Tourist Harambee Weekend: Travel with a Purpose

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Mark January 10 on your calendar as the annual Domestic Tourist Harambee Weekend. Each year we'll have an all inclusive holiday package for you to spend the Bahamian Majority Rule public holiday island hopping and giving back to the community. Harambee is a rallying cry for the community to pull together. It is an East African (Swahili) call to action. So ...

5 Islands in 48 hours: Island-Hopping in the Exumas

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There are only a few places in the world where you can visit five islands in 48 hours without getting whiplash. The Islands of the Bahamas, the Exumas in particular, represent one of those island-hopping treasures. Like a strand of alternating pearl and turquoise beads, the Exuma Cays stretch across the shallow banks of the central Bahamas; the most northern ...

5 Fun Facts I Learned From Shark Week: DID YOU KNOW?

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With episodes like 'Shark After Dark', 'Bride of Jaws', and 'Return of the Great White Serial Killer', Shark Week 2015 brought the fear factor and the facts about the most feared animals in the world. Did you know these fun facts? It’s Better In The Bahamas for Lemon Sharks It is a known fact that Lemon Sharks are homely creatures who ...

Domestic Tourist Featured Guest on Pure Health Radio

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Do me a favor… Tune in to Guardian Talk Radio 96.9 FM at 2:00 PM today and catch up with me as I share my personal journey as The Domestic Tourist on the Pure Health Radio show with Kevin Taylor and Dr. Steven Truszkowski (Dr. T.). Hear why I live The Domestic Tourist creed: Live Better, Travel More, the inspiration ...

5 Practical Things I Learned About Sandyport Beaches Resort

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Anyone who knows me well is familiar with my defiant spirit, so they would appreciate my delight in watching a group of children mischievously ignore the safety signs that clearly read, don’t climb the water slides. After all, I would do the same thing. Steps are over-rated, especially when you can conquer the challenge of climbing up the wrong way ...

My Favorite Things: Top Island Hopping Experiences from 2014

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Experiencing my first time feeding stingrays, sharing an intimate conversation and playing blink with a nurse shark, discovering an island treasure and uncovering why Inagua is known as ‘the best kept secret of The Bahamas’ sums up a great year of island hopping and #FreeFun adventures. Here are #MyFavoriteThings From 2014. 1. Feeding stingrays - Chat n' Chill - Exuma ...

The Best of 2014: Instagram Flashbacks

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Glass Window Bridge - North EleutheraEver wondered how the Glass Window Bridge in North Eleuthera got its name? Try climbing underneath the bridge with the sun in the East to peer through the magnificent framed window separating the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. Behold the 8th wonder of the world. #TheBestOf2014 Office Cliff - NassauWho needs a Google workspace ...

Step aside Abaco: Inagua is the home of the Bahama Parrot

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I heard a symphony of screeching birds outside my window. The sound ebbed and flowed as if the birds were swooping back and forth over the house, past my window. I came to know the incessant singing to be the signature tune of the Bahama Parrot. Hurrying out the front door for a closer look, a flock of birds greeted ...