Travel Review- An Exotic Tropical Paradise
by: Randy Cranbrook
Find Your Tropical
Paradise in the Bahamas
The Bahamas are your
picture perfect solution when you are seeking a
tropical paradise vacation, far removed from the
humdrum of everyday life. The Bahamas are a
stunning kaleidoscope of many beautiful islands
that are just 50 miles off of the Florida coast.
This proximity to the mainland, easy
accessibility and tropical location makes it the
The Bahamas are a delight
to the connoisseur of water sports. Sailing is
one of the most popular warm water activities
offered at the islands. Numerous sailing
regattas and festivals draw large a large number
of water sports lovers to these islands.
Additionally, water sports such as wind surfing,
parasailing and kayaking are readily on offer.
There is an amazing
undersea world in these lovely waters. They are
home to reefs and colorful fish, and are
protected. You won't be able to hold back from
snorkeling and scuba diving once you see what
there is on offer. About 5% of the world's reefs
are in this region. You won't believe all the
colorful fish species swimming around you.
The people of the Bahamas
are a friendly bunch and are happy to share
their culture, history, and life style with
visitors. Many people have stories of Caribbean
islands filled with inhospitable locals who seem
annoyed with the presence of tourists. You won't
find that in the Bahamas since the people are
known for their wonderful hospitality.
You will find a rich and
varied marine life, complete with the whales and
dolphins calling this place home. The wildlife
on land is also exciting and diverse. You're
sure to find a tour that's just right for you,
where you'll learn all about the animals and
plants inhabiting these islands. The Bahamas
offer sensual delights to everyone who visits.
The islands offer numerous
activities even for those who prefer the terra
firma. While cricket is very popular in Nassau,
many resorts organize cricket matches for their
guests. If you do not wish to play, then just
relax and soak in the sun while watching a few
Of course golf and tennis
are big on the islands, thanks to the perfect
climate. World class tournaments are played here
each year. You can watch, or if you prefer, you
can play on the incredible courses and courts.
It won't matter if you're a beginner or an
expert. You'll find the place just right for
your level of expertise.
If high energy activities
aren't your thing there is no shortage of
beautiful white sand and even pink sand beaches.
Soak up the sun year round underneath swaying
palms to the sound of the turquoise waters
lapping the sands. Just don't forget the
sunscreen! Many people have inadvertently been
burned by the hot Caribbean sun.
Do you love shopping? No
worries, as you'll find plenty of shops. They
don't all sell tacky souvenirs either. There are
plenty of high-end stores. The prices make it
well worth your while to spend your Bahamian
Dining on the local
Bahamian cuisine is a pleasure that you don't
want to miss. The seafood offerings are
particularly outstanding, as they are perfectly
seasoned. Spicy but not too much so. Check out
the conch meat, as its preparation is a
specialty of the islands.
Traveling to the Bahamas
makes a wonderful vacation destination where you
can do just about anything your heart desires.
The weather is almost always perfect and the
water warm and pleasant. Contact your travel
agent and ask about the many special packages
and deals these beautiful islands have to offer.
A trip to the Bahamas can be budget or luxury