Having lunch in a Bahamian restaurant, you need to carefully study the check. Often, tips are already included in the amount of payment, so there is a risk of leaving more money in the institution than necessary. The tip size in the Bahamas is 15%. Tipping is mandatory; ignoring this rule is regarded as disrespect or dissatisfaction with the service.
In the Bahamas, US dollars are officially used. Tourists should not believe the locals who offer to exchange the currency for the “local” so you can stay completely without money. You can exchange currency only in banks. Continue reading “The Best Choices for the Best of Bahamas”
A Turks and Caicos island vacation can be the adventure of a lifetime. From the beautiful beaches to the fun recreational activities, this exotic archipelago boasts many wonderful features that continuously attract international travelers each year. Here are some of the best ways to enjoy a Turks and Caicos island vacation.
Attend the Fish Fry
Every Thursday, Bight Children’s Park in Providenciales hosts a fish fry event that includes savory seafood samplings from some of the top local eateries. Conch shells, coconut shrimp and crab make up just a few of the available food selections. Jerk chicken and other classic local favorites are additionally served to offer more variety. Caribbean-style music and dancing are also featured to provide additional entertainment for attendees. Continue reading “How to Enjoy an Island Vacation in Turks and Caicos”
Looking to get a head start on booking your annual holiday for 2017? If so, here are just three fantastic reasons to consider Turks and Caicos.
1. Unbeatable Beauty
Directly facing the world’s best beach, that of Grace Bay, and as acclaimed by the official Traveller’s Choice Annual Awards 2016, the Beach House TCI Resort perfectly reflects the beauty of Grace Bay’s sands and pristine waters. Occupying a colonial and proud fronted mansion house, the Beach House is as beautiful inside as out, providing guests with private luxury suite accommodations, an onsite spa and views out over what is the most beautiful beach to grace the entire planet. Continue reading “3 Reasons to Choose Turks and Caicos for Your 2017 Holiday”
From Carib tribesmen to pirates, everyone wanted a piece of Caribbean paradise. These days a stunning yacht charter is a welcome experience but it wasn’t always so. For over 5000 years people fought for ownership of these islands, pillaging and plundering as they went along.
Sail the serene blue seas of the Caribbean and its tumultuous past seems an impossible fable. Explore an island nation’s well preserved colonial homes and naval bases however, and you’ll soon be met by European influence. Continue reading “Charter Through the Caribbean History”
Between the pristine, turquoise shores and obvious beauty, it’s no wonder the Caribbean Islands are one of the most sought after vacation spots in the world. Sure, it is easy to relax on a white beach for a week, but visitors who seek adventure should not miss out on these five uniquely Caribbean experiences.
Explore the Caves
The cave systems of the Caribbean Islands are geological feats that rival the beauty of its picturesque beaches. Grab a tube and float through Three Caves in Belize City, then hop on a tram and experience the winding caverns of Harrison’s Cave in Bridgetown, Barbados. You might even go on foot through the spectacular Green Grotto Cave located in Falmouth, Jamaica. Continue reading “Five Can’t Miss Caribbean Travel Experiences”