Nassau, Bahamas Overview
Nassau is the capital, largest city, and commercial centre of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. The city has a population of 248,948 (2010 census), 70 percent of the entire population of the Bahamas (353,658). Lynden Pindling International Airport, the major airport for the Bahamas, is located about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) west of Nassau city centre, and has daily flights to major cities in the United States, the Caribbean, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
The city is located on the island of New Providence, which functions much like a business district. Nassau is the site of the House of Assembly and various judicial departments and was considered historically to be a stronghold of pirates.
Detailed Map of Nassau, Bahamas
Nassau features a tropical monsoon climate with relatively consistent temperatures throughout the course of the year. Summertime temperatures reach about 32 degrees Celsius (90 degrees Fahrenheit) and the winter months have daytime temperatures between 23 and 27 °C (73 and 81 °F), rarely falling below 15 °C (59 °F).
Top Things to Do in Nassau, Bahamas from a Cruise Ship - Created by BoostVacations.com Staff
Top Things to Do in Nassau, Bahamas, from a Cruise Ship - Feel free to add, vote or provide feedback to the list
Sandy Toes, Rose Island, Bahamas - a true escape from Nassau to your own private island.
Cable Beach is a 22 kilometres (14 mi) stretch of beach near Broome, Western Australia. Cable Beach was named after the telegraph cable laid between Broome and Java in 1889.
The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas is an art gallery in Nassau, The Bahamas. In September 2011 the gallery announced Amanda Coulson, as the new Director and 4 new staff appointments. John Cox joined the gallery in January 2012 as Chief Curator. The gallery is housed in the restored 1860s Villa Doyle.
The Atlantis Paradise Island is a resort and waterpark located on Paradise Island, The Bahamas. Officially opened in 1998, the resort was created by South African hotel magnate Sol Kerzner and Kerzner International Limited. Paradise Island first opened its Coral and Beach Towers as the Trump Plaza, then changed its name to Atlantis when the Royal Towers were built.
Arawak Cay, also referred to as " Fish Fry", is an area in the Bahamas. It is known for its "local" eateries on West Bay Street, about 15 minutes from downtown Nassau and 25 minutes from Atlantis Paradise Island resort.
Junkanoo is a street parade with music, dance and costumes in many towns across The Bahamas every Boxing Day (December 26), New Year's Day and, more recently, in the summer on the island of Grand Bahama. The largest Junkanoo parade happens in Nassau, the capital.
The park encompasses native coppice, eroding cliffs, coastal wetlands, ancient building, rocky shores, sandy beaches, coral reefs birds, and other wildlife.
Government House is the official residence of the Governor General of the Bahamas. Built on a hill known as Mount Fitzwilliam and completed in 1806, this imposing stuccoed-coral-rock building on Duke Street is the Bahamian archipelago's foremost example of Georgian Colonial architecture.
Parliament Square is a square in the City of Westminster, London.
Fort Charlotte is a British-colonial era fort built on a hill over-looking the harbor of Nassau, The Bahamas. The fort sits a short walk west of downtown Nassau and the cruise ship terminal. The fort was constructed in the late 18th century by British colonial governor Lord Dunmore after the end of the American Revolutionary war.
Thomas Robinson Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Nassau, Bahamas. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium currently has a capacity of 15,000 people, but has the ability to be expanded to hold 30,000 people. At the morning of Monday, 22 August 2011, Bahamas national football team was withdrawn by FIFA, from the 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.
Welcome to the official web site of the Department of Archives, the National Archives of The Bahamas. It is the primary repository of the history of The Bahamas.
Top Videos for Cruise Destination Nassau, Bahamas–Created by BoostVacations.com Staff
Top Videos for Cruise Destination Nassau, Bahamas – Created by BoostVacations.com Staff. Feel Free to add, vote or provide feedback to the list.
Nassau, Bahamas for Day Trippers
What are the "must-see" attractions if you only have a few hours on Nassau? Ride along with Bahamian taxi driver Stephanie Johnson as she shares recommendations for cruise passengers docked on day trips to Nassau, Bahamas.
Nassau Bahamas Virtual Tour: Drive around the ENTIRE island! Part 1
Nassau Bahamas Virtual Tour: Drive around the ENTIRE island! Part 1 Odyssey Aviation private jet terminal to Love beach on the north western shore. The Bahamas, officially the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, is a country consisting of more than 700 islands, cays, and islets in the Atlantic Ocean; north of Cuba.
Walking from port in Nassau Bahamas to beach area
this is a short video showing ships in port in Nassau Bahamas while walking to the Beach area. Includes stop at Senior Frogs and returning to ship.
Beautiful Scenic Nassau Bahamas
A project i did covering the Island of New Providence Nassau The Bahamas.
Nassau Bahamas Vacation 2014 - Atlantis, Melia
Our vacation February 3-11 2014 in Nassau Bahamas. An amazing time.
Tour Old Nassau - The Bahamas - History & Travel - On Voyage.tv
Visit http://voyage.tv/ for the best HD travel videos in the world. The Bahamas contains over 700 islands and 2,000 cays totaling 100,000 square miles. Not as small as you might think, this popular Caribbean destination is overflowing with culture and history. Get a comprehensive tour of Old Nassau, the historic center of The Bahamas.
Walking Tour of Atlantis Paradise Island Nassau Bahamas HD
A walk-around tour of Atlantis Resort in Paradise Island Nassau, Bahamas. Taken Sept. 2013. Video is a little bit lengthy but I want to show as much of the resort as possible.
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Downtown Nassau Bahamas May 2011
Amazing Nassau Bahamas Visual Approach and Landing Rwy14 MD80 HD 2012
https://www.facebook.com/Haitiano1982 Welcome to the Lynden Pindling International Airport, formerly known as Nassau International Airport, is the largest airport in the Bahamas, and the largest international gateway into the country. Here we're on radar vectors passing low over the touristic North Eastern side of the island. With a beautiful view of Paradise.
2013 Vacation chapter 6 - Nassau Bahamas
Another port day lands us @ Nassau Bahamas where we visit the Atlantis resort and meet a cool sea lion!