Tourism in Bahamas, The
The Bahamas is an archipelago of over 700 isles, known for its beautiful sandy beaches, natural attractions, boutiques, casinos and bars. The top visitor’s destinations are Nassau and Paradise Island, which the Bahamas Tourist Office says offer ‘a distinct blend of international glamour and tropical ambience’, and Grand Bahama. There are many activities available to tourists, including scuba-diving, swimming with dolphins, fishing, private flying, golf, and fully organised destination weddings. Numerous festivals take place throughout the year to celebrate the country’s rich cultural heritage.