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Sidney Poitier Finds A New Home In The Bahamas

AP | Posted 12.10.2012 | Black Voices

NASSAU, Bahamas — A bridge in the Bahamas is being renamed to honor Sidney Poitier, who spent part of his childhood in the island chain east of ...

Meeting Prince Harry In The Bahamas

Andrew McCarthy | Posted 11.18.2012 | Travel
Andrew McCarthy

I was blinded by camera pops as I followed the prince past the pink sand the he couldn't see and through the mass of swirling humanity. The drunken bar patrons shouted and waved.

One Breath: The Story of William Trubridge

Nicolas Rossier | Posted 11.06.2012 | Sports
Nicolas Rossier

William Trubridge won the 'World's Absolute Freediver Award' (WAFA) in 2010 and 2011 making him the best all around diver. I recently spent a weekend with him to interview him and film him dive.

PHOTOS: The Best Hotel Villas In The Caribbean

Oyster | Posted 09.05.2012 | Travel
Oyster

We recently returned from a tour of hotel villas in the Caribbean and found the best of the best on seven islands.

The Best Shore Excursions In Nassau

Caribbean Travel + Life | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel
Caribbean Travel + Life

The Bahamian capital is also the capital of Caribbean cruising, thanks to the popularity of three- and four-day cruises calling at this iconic port. Ships line Prince George Wharf, in the heart of downtown Nassau, making it one of the most conveniently located piers in all cruisedom.

PHOTOS: Where To Stay In The Bahamas

Oyster | Posted 10.15.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Wanna know how to turn your island vacation into an adrenaline-packed trip? Click through our slideshow to find out now!

Private Islands: Which Stars Own A Slice Of Paradise?

2011-11-11-Screenshot20111111at3.30.52PM.png | Posted 07.30.2012 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter. It first appeared in the August 3 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. By Daniel Miller ...

PHOTOS: 12 Gorgeous Hotel Golf Courses With Ocean Views

Oyster | Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel
Oyster

For all you golfers out there -- Hi, Dad! -- we found twelve beautiful hotel golf courses around the globe that have killer vistas to boot.

WATCH: Parents Defend Allowing 5-Year-Old Daughter To Swim With Sharks

Posted 07.08.2012 | Parents

David and Elena Barnes, a couple from Ridgefield, Conn., have found themselves on the defensive after posting a video of their 5-year-old daughter swi...

PHOTOS: 9 Hotels Where You Can Park Your Boat

Oyster | Posted 08.13.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Some resorts, such as Hawks Cay Resort in the Florida Keys, let boaters sleep on board and still access all of the pools, restaurants, and activities on-site.

Haitian Boat Full Of Migrants Capsizes

AP | Posted 08.12.2012 | World

NASSAU, Bahamas — Teams from the U.S. and the Bahamas searched the Atlantic on Tuesday for survivors after an overloaded boat carrying Haitian m...

PHOTOS: Diving The Reefs Of Conception Island

Posted 05.31.2012 | Green

From Mavis McRae, Kip Evans and Mission Blue: Sirenuse headed back into open water on Friday night for the 10-hour journey north from Hawksbill C...

PHOTOS: Mission Blue Explores Protected Marine Park

Posted 05.29.2012 | Green

From Mavis McRae and Mission Blue: The team’s visit to Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park began with checking in at Park headquarters where the group m...

PHOTOS: Swimming With Wild Pigs

Posted 05.23.2012 | Green

DAY ONE: NASSAU AND STANIEL CAY By Kip Evans with Mission Blue: After dragging hundreds of pounds of equipment from the United States we finally...

Finding Local Experiences Around The World

Peter Greenberg | Posted 07.22.2012 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

As we head into summer vacation season, it's time to think about how to get the best experience -- and the greatest value -- from your travel dollars.

Ask Airfarewatchdog: Cruising From New York City

George Hobica | Posted 07.07.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

Over 20 different ships and nearly a dozen cruise lines visit ports around New York and some, such as the new Disney Magic, are even based at them year round.

'Barefoot Bandit' Locked In Solitary

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 05.08.2012 | Crime

SEATTLE -- Colton Harris-Moore, the youthful thief known as the "Barefoot Bandit," is being held in solitary confinement at a Washington state prison,...

Professor Uses Skype To Teach Classes From The Middle Of Ocean

Posted 04.18.2012 | College

This semester, University of Southern Florida Marine Science Professor Teresa Greely teaches in classrooms all over the world from the middle of the A...

Suit: Cruise's Strip Search Of Underaged Girl Went WAY Too Far

Posted 04.04.2012 | Miami

A teenage girl is suing Carnival Cruise Lines in Miami's federal court, accusing employees of having conducted an aggressive strip and cavity search w...

Queen Conch

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.28.2012 | Travel
Maria Rodale

Talk about eating local! There is nothing more local than eating raw conch on an island where they grow the conch and harvest them right out back...th...

A Girls Guide to Bonefishing

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.26.2012 | Travel
Maria Rodale

Ever since I read an article in Garden and Gun about a bonefishing trip that Yvon Chouinard and Tom Brokaw took, I was curious about the sport. Mostly...

Mysteries Of The Deep

Posted 03.01.2012 | Arts

We know it can sting to open your eyes underwater, but these gorgeous photos make us think the pain might be worth it. James Cooper is an artist from ...

'Barefoot Bandit' Sentenced To 6 1/2 Years For High-Flying Crime Spree

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 03.28.2012 | Crime

SEATTLE — After a two-year international crime spree in which he survived a handful of crash landings, Colton Harris-Moore – the infamous ...

14 (Completely Serious) Signs Your Spouse Is Cheating On You

John Blumenthal | Posted 03.06.2012 | Divorce
John Blumenthal

You don't need to be a genius to tell whether your spouse is being unfaithful. The signs are usually pretty obvious. But some people are just plain dense.

Kendall Jenner's Sweet 16 Freakout Proves She Has Better Family Values Than Mom Kris Jenner

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 02.19.2012 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

Hooray for Kendall Jenner, who had the good sense to reject her PR-minded mom Kris Jenner's plan for an expensive, over-the-top Sweet 16 bash in the Bahamas!