Bahamas

Tips and Articles in Bahamas

Even if you plan to spend more time in the surf than in your room on your next beach vacation, the size and price of your indoor space still matter. In search of seaside values, we compared properties from the T+L 500 Hotels list, measuring rooms...
Edited by Amy Farley We partnered with Conservation International to develop a comprehensive green-hotel assessment test to learn what properties around the world are doing to conserve water and energy, eliminate waste, and support their local ha...
BEACH WHERE: Grand Cayman WHY: The Ritz-Carlton drafted the equivalent of the NBA Dream Team for its new Grand Cayman resort, scheduled to debut this month. The starting lineup: celebrity chef Eric Ripert, opening two restaurants (one formal, ...
Blame it on Bond...James Bond. In 1965, Sean Connery starred in Thunderball—the fourth installment of Ian Fleming's 007 series—an action-packed movie shot mostly underwater and on the Bahamian island of New Providence. The film's classic moments f...
Beach Bahamas These vibrant island-appropriate finds will make a splash. Rattan clutch with leather detailing by Hollywould, $695. Charm necklace with gardenia-, violet-, and jasmine-infused Daisy solid perfume by Marc Jacobs, $35. Hand-pain...
See our slideshow of Caribbean Hotels Under $150. When is a vacation not a vacation?When you can’t relax because you’re worried about spending money. The current economic crisis is forcing many to be financially creative, and that includes travel...
A 35-acre Bahamian resort slated to open on Earth Day (April 22) 2009, Star Island will introduce a new scale for measuring environmental impact: if “carbon neutral” was the goal in 2008, “carbon negative” is what hotels are aiming for in 2009. De...
It's hard to imagine how it could happen, but a beach resort in the southern Atlantic once renowned for its picture-perfect white and pink sands somehow dropped off the traveler's map. In 1959, when Juan Trippe, founder of Pan American Airways...
Want to play what is possibly the prettiest park in paradise?The Ocean Club Golf Course in the Bahamas is all that and the host of the fifth annual Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational, January 25–29. At this event, spectators can mingle ...