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Beloved Swimming Pigs Of The Bahamas Found Dead

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 02.26.2017 | Crime

Several of the famous swimming pigs that draw tourists to the Bahamas’ Big Major Cay were found dead over the weekend from an undetermined cause. Wa...

For immigrants trapped in the Bahamas, a paradise lost

Kerry Kennedy | Posted 01.19.2017 | Politics
Kerry Kennedy

I thought about Martin Luther King, Jr. and his message of justice and equality when I joined my colleague, Kacey Mordecai, to meet with activists and...

10 Drop Dead Gorgeous Hotel Infinity Pools Around the World

Oyster | Posted 11.13.2016 | Travel

Some travelers prefer the beach and nature, others have a soft spot for the pool, and everyone wants a killer view. For all those times when you can't...

Julien Believe- The Ambassador Who Believes In Bringing The Caribbean Together

N. Kimron Corion | Posted 10.20.2016 | Media
N. Kimron Corion

Whenever I get the chance to highlight something or someone from the Caribbean making an impact, I fully embrace the opportunity. Since migrating to N...

25 Incredible Caribbean Stays | Posted 10.17.2016 | Travel

Caribbean hotels are like the region's many islands--each have their own unique set of amenities, from beautiful beaches and award-winning restaurants...

Hurricane Matthew Batters Florida As It Chugs Up The Coast

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.07.2016 | Green

By Joseph Guyler Delva and Scott Malone PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti/DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - Hurricane Matthew killed more than 800 people and left t...

Southeast Braces For Potentially 'Catastrophic' Hurricane Matthew

Reuters/HuffPost | Annum Masroor | Posted 10.06.2016 | Green

Hurricane Matthew, the strongest storm poised for U.S. landfall in more than 10 years, blasted the Bahamas on Thursday as it headed for Florida after ...

The Real Animals Of Social Media

Pam Gaslow | Posted 09.14.2016 | Comedy
Pam Gaslow

Before the advent of social media there was so much information I knew nothing about. I didn't know how life changing thirty days on a regimen of Roda...

The Golden Hour: Creating A Queen

Ashleigh Rolle | Posted 08.24.2016 | Entertainment
Ashleigh Rolle

This piece was originally published on Mindthis I'm running late. Maybe five or ten minutes late but it's late enough to make a photographer chew nai...

This Runner's Dive To The Finish Line Just Inspired The Best New Olympics Meme

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 08.16.2016 | Sports

Well, folks, it looks like we’ve finally found our favorite meme from this year’s Olympic Games. In an effort to beat out the United States’ All...

Trading Pointe Shoes For A Crown

Ashleigh Rolle | Posted 08.11.2016 | Arts
Ashleigh Rolle

Tucked away on the small island of Grand Bahama, preparing for the biggest stage of her life is Chivvaun Smith, a young woman who once held the same idealistic gleam in her eye.

10 Colorful Beaches You Should Be at Right Now

Travelzoo | Posted 08.11.2016 | Travel

Images Courtesy of Shutterstock When you picture the perfect beach, it's likely that you see clear blue waters, bright beach umbrellas, and colorfu...

Bahamas Issues U.S. Travel Advisory, Warning Citizens To Be Wary Of Cops

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 07.10.2016 | Black Voices

The Bahamas has issued a travel advisory in the wake of police violence in the United States, warning residents to take extra safety precautions if th...

9 Hidden Islands You've Never Heard Of

Oyster | Posted 04.16.2017 | Travel

Fear not, there are still remote hidden island gems that are well-kept secrets (until now). The story might be different in a decade, but for now, here are nine island getaways you've never heard of.

Diving Wrecks to Remember

Amanda Walkins | Posted 04.16.2017 | Travel
Amanda Walkins

As we honor the anniversary of one of the most horrific shipwrecks of all time, we are reminded that every wreck dive we do as scuba divers grants us ...

The Abacos - Paradise With or Without a Boat

Debbie Martinez, M.A. | Posted 04.07.2017 | Travel
Debbie Martinez, M.A.

They say ignorance is bliss, but in this case I was missing out on a whole new experience. I have always thought that to enjoy the Bahamas you had to ...

An Open Letter to the Principal of C.R Walker

Ashleigh Rolle | Posted 02.17.2017 | Black Voices
Ashleigh Rolle

As originally seen on Bahamas Revisited To the principal of C.R Walker Senior High School, my hair is thick. Naturally of course. I don't remember ...

The World's Strangest Beaches

Viator | Posted 02.03.2017 | Travel

While white-sand beaches with azure waters and billowing palms are nice, they're far from unusual. For those looking for a unique coastal experience, the following beaches provide just that.

Getting Away: Of Islands and Authors

Karen Dionne | Posted 01.20.2017 | Travel
Karen Dionne

To reach Salt Cay, fly into the Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau (Airport code: NAS). From there, a 45-minute taxi ride brings you to your accommodations at the Comfort Inn Suites on nearby Paradise Island.

50 Countries and Counting: A Naturalista's Travel Adventures -- Number Two -- Honeymoon In the Bahamas

Patti R. Rose | Posted 01.06.2017 | Travel
Patti R. Rose

As we planned for the wedding, I shared with my best friend at the time, the Poconos honeymoon idea. She laughed and said, "You can't honeymoon in the Poconos. You should go to the Caribbean. You don't have to go far. What about the Bahamas? That will be so romantic." That definitely seemed like a great idea so I shared it with my then fiancé and he loved it. The plan was on.

7 Amazing Places to Ring in New Year on the Beach

Viator | Posted 12.15.2016 | Travel

Eating, drinking and dancing. These are the three activities that define New Year's Eve across the globe. But some people do them wearing winter jackets, while others get to feel the sand between their toes as the fireworks go off.

6 of the World's Most Stylish Hotels (Just in Time for a Little Winter Escape)

Spot | Posted 12.02.2016 | Travel

Whether it's a funky roadside motel or a clifftop former castle, there's nothing like a hotel with a little style. A property planted firmly at that sweet-spot intersection of considered decor, welcoming ambiance, and thoughtful service.

Groups of Grouper Now Protected

Kristine Stump | Posted 11.05.2016 | Science
Kristine Stump

There is great news coming out of The Bahamas today regarding one of the Shedd Aquarium's conservation research focus species, the endangered Nassau Grouper. The economically and culturally important fish has become endangered throughout the Caribbean due largely to unsustainable fishing practices.

The Most Underrated Caribbean Destinations

Thrillist | Posted 11.03.2016 | Travel

By: Matt Meltzer Credit: Matt Meltzer/Thrillist You feel that? Yeah, that's the first bone-chilling cold of winter sneaking up on you, and unl...

Scientists Get Caught In Terrifying Underwater Avalanche

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.15.2015 | Science

Underwater cave diving is a risky business. Environmental anthropologist Kenny Broad and one of his fellow researchers-cum-explorers know this for a f...