Welcome to the beautiful island of Nassau in the Bahamas, where you’ll find nothing but warm, clear-blue water and endless white-sand beaches. It’s like discovering a tropical paradise you never knew existed.
One of the best things about it is that there’s something fun for everyone here in paradise. Ready to start soaking up the Bahamian sunshine? Good. Before you pack your bags, we’ve created a helpful list for you to take advantage of all the adventures you can experience and enjoy in Nassau.
1. Shop till You Drop in Nassau
There’s no better way to take a piece of your vacation home with you than to buy some unique, custom-to-Nassau souvenirs. For starters, explore the shops on Bay Street, where you’ll find all kinds of clothing, jewelry and handmade gifts. In particular, be sure to visit the Del Sol and Cariloha stores. Both feature custom clothing that’s exclusive to Nassau. Del Sol clothing and accessories change color with sunlight, and Cariloha clothing, bedding and bath goods are made of luxuriously soft, eco-friendly bamboo viscose, which becomes the softest souvenir you’ll ever take home. You can even ship Cariloha bed sheets or bath towels to your home free.
2. Bask in the Warmth of Nassau’s Breathtaking Beaches
You can walk for miles along Nassau’s pristine coastline of soft white beaches, gazing out at the majestic sea, and not see another soul. It’s the perfect place to relax and soak up that healing Caribbean sunshine. Several beaches offer fun activities like boat tours, snorkeling, and so much more. You can also experience one of the largest water parks in the world at the Atlantis Resort across the bridge to Paradise Island.
3. Take in the Nassau Nightlife
Nassau isn’t just about relaxing on beautiful beaches. You’ll find a vibrant nightlife where you can enjoy live music, grab a cocktail and dance the night away. When the sun goes down, that’s when the party starts.
4. Jump into Nassau’s Rich Cultural History
The history and culture of Nassau will allow you to travel back in time and experience what it really means to be Bahamian. Visit Christ Church Cathedral, the Educulture Junkanoo Museum, The Queen’s Staircase, and so much more fascinating history, most of which dates back to the early 1700s.
5. Cut into Nassau’s Delicious Culinary Arts
The Bahamas has culinary influences from all over the world, so there’s something for every palate. Come prepared to taste an array of choices and to experience something new for every meal.
Nassau is a beautiful island that stays with you long after you go home. With all the amazing sites, restaurants, and fun in the sun it will be like nothing you’ve ever experienced. So, pack your bags and get ready for the vacation of a lifetime.
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