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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 156 When ss Azure Sea sails into Nassau, the capital of New Providence, you have a chance to see

the town that has been the profit centre of the Bahamas for over 300 years: Firstly, as a pirates’ haven and operations base; then, for the years of the American Civil War, Nassau was a centre for blockade running activities. During America’s Prohibition era, the islands of New Providence, Bimini and Grand Bahama were all … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 57 Harbour Island was once (along with its inhabitants, Brilanders) one of the more prosperous

places in the Bahamas ~ this due to the renown of local boat builders. Now it is justly celebrated for the miles and miles of pink beaches (the pink color coming from the bright pink or red shells of microscopic invertebrates called Foraminifera) which surround this erstwhile capital of the Bahamas. Not far away, Spanish … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 54 Of course, the best way to enjoy the islands of the Abacos is to sail off on a day long

island-hopping tour: Start at Elbow Cay for a view of the pink and white striped lighthouse; then on to Man-O-War Cay, the boat building capital of the Abacos; next, the sleepy tropical delights of the beaches of Great Guana Cay; before carrying onwards to Shell Island for some beachcombing. Finish off the day at Misse’s … Continue reading