Nassau is home to ancient forts, great beaches, posh resorts, including Atlantis on Paradise Island, cabaret shows, a zoological garden, a straw market, and a captivating pirate museum.
By the late 1600s, hundreds of small islands made the Bahamas ideal for pirates.
Pompey Museum of Slavery & Emancipation is dedicated to the Bahamas’ African experience.
Cable Beach and Baha Mar anchoringy miles of contiguous beach resort area on Nassau.
Nearly all cruise vendors and large resorts provide or rent masks and snorkels.
Junkanoo was created by African slaves given a holiday from work at Christmas.
Enjoy challenging golf courses and restored sugar plantations re-imagined as elegant inns.
Consider timing visits during Emancipation Day, Discovery Day, Boxing Day, or Junkanoo.