The Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian – An Unfiltered Look Through the Lens of Instagram: Great Guana Cay
Sep30

The Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian – An Unfiltered Look Through the Lens of Instagram: Great Guana Cay

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It’s been almost a month since Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas as a historic category 5 hurricane. In the weeks since, the corner of the country that took the brunt of the storm has slowly begun the recovery process. Even as other areas of this vast archipelago continue life uninterrupted, areas like Great Guana Cay continue to face an uncertain future. That uncertainty hasn’t stopped Great Guana’s residents and supporters from...

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Hurricane Dorian and the Bahamas – What We Can Tell You (9/10 Update)
Sep04

Hurricane Dorian and the Bahamas – What We Can Tell You (9/10 Update)

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Category 5 Hurricane Dorian ravaged the northwestern Bahamas with its eye making landfall first in Elbow Cay and then moving onto Marsh Harbour and Grand Bahama island. Churning through the archipelago at 1 mph and stalling over the region for almost two days, Dorian has devastated this island paradise. Updates have been posted to the Facebook page as often as I can find them. In an effort to further help keep individuals up to date...

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Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Footprints Beach Bar, Rose Island, Bahamas
Feb06

Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Footprints Beach Bar, Rose Island, Bahamas

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I’ve been on this Bahamas beach bars kick lately so when it came time to post this week’s beach bar pic, I knew it had to be one from our favorite quasi-Caribbean archipelago. Luckily for me, the beach bar bums community is always on top of things and Sherry Gerth-Montgomery hooked me with the below image of Footprints Beach Bar. Located on Rose Island, which is less than five miles from the bustle of Nassau but seemingly a world...

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MSC Cruises to Offer Seven Beach Bars on Ocean Cay
Jan25

MSC Cruises to Offer Seven Beach Bars on Ocean Cay

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MSC Cruises, the largest privately owned cruise line in the world, recently announced that its yet-to-open Ocean Cay will offer seven beach bars to its guests. The Bahamas island, described in the press release as “a former industrial sand extraction site,” will have seven beaches with “seven beach bars spread across the island, each with its own personality and its own special look and feel.” In addition to...

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Beach Bar Spotlight – Da Pink Chicken, Cat Island, Bahamas
Jan08

Beach Bar Spotlight – Da Pink Chicken, Cat Island, Bahamas

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If someone set about trying to document all of the beach bars in the Bahamas, it would be a difficult task at best. With numerous islands, out islands and a seemingly endless amount of shoreline, the intrepid researcher would have their hands full. Sounds like a job I need to sign up for! One of the beach bars that would have to be on that list is Da Pink Chicken. Located on Cat Island at the Flamingo Hills Resort and Marina, I first...

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90 Seconds at The Deck Grill and Bar, Eleuthera, Bahamas
Jun06

90 Seconds at The Deck Grill and Bar, Eleuthera, Bahamas

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The above video of The Deck Grill and Bar, a beach bar located in Eleuthera, Bahamas, is pretty much all that’s required to inspire a trip to this corner of the world. According to the description of the video, the beach bar is located at Knowles Drive just south of the Governors Harbour airport. Starting at the entrance, marked with various flotsam and jetsam that flank the entry point and pathway to the beach bar, the video...

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