Where are the Bahamas?
The Bahamas are in the Atlantic Ocean, north of Hispaniola and Cuba, south east of the United States, and northwest of Turks and Caicos. The country lies between latitudes 20° and 28°N, and longitudes 72° and 80°W.
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A group of island in the Atlantic Ocean off the southeast coast of the United States
By airplane, cruise, or just start swimming from Miami, Florida. hehehe... Bahamas is located in the North Atlantic Ocean on the eastern edge of the Caribbean, 72 kilometers …(45 miles) southeast from Florida.
There are many activities that you can do in the Bahamas. It depends if you like an outdoor and indoor activities. For outdoor activities, you can go for diving, swimming, kay…aking, fishing, shopping, touring around the island and a whole lot more. For indoors, there are also casinos in the Bahamas if you want to play, or you can go for spa if you want to relax and have a body massage.
Bahamas is a popular vacation destination because of its stunning beaches, picturesque views, and world-class hotel and resorts. There are wide range of activities that are of…fered in the island. Tourist can explore the beautiful and dream beaches of the island, they can go for shopping, sight seeing, tours, and a whole lot more.
Christopher Columbus called the island "Baja Mar" meaning shallow sea. During his expedition he noticed that the coral reefs, and sandy shoals in the island that makes it diff…icult for their ship to navigate. Thus, the name of the Bahamas Island was taken from this name. The word Bahamas means "the island of the shallow sea".
bahamian and also a descendant of a Lucayan Indian. Which were the original inhabitants when Christopher Columbus landed here in San Salvador in 1492.
off the South East coast of the US, near FL,
The Bahamian archipelago lies south west of Florida. The closest Bahamian island is 50 miles away from Florida.
The Bahama`s Flag was adopted in the year 1973.
There are many ways on how to can get to the Bahamas, you can use a chartered and scheduled air flights, cruise ship, private airplane or private boat. It depends on how much …transportation means you can afford to reach Bahamas..
While Freeport is the largest and more widely populated city onGrand Bahama Island, a western settlement called West End is theactual capital city of the island.
The Bahamas are located southeast of the Florida coast, about 155 miles from Miami. The chain of islands is also slightly northeast of Cuba in the Atlantic Ocean.
Grand Bahama is the northernmost island of the Bahamas island chain. It is approximately fifty-six miles off of the coast of Florida and its easiest access point is in Freepor…t Harbor.
Michael Darville is the Minister for Grand Bahama for the Bahamas.