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There’s a New Way to Fly to Nassau, The Bahamas

 There’s a brand-new way to fly to Nassau in The Bahamas. Tropic Ocean Airways, the fast-expanding Fort Lauderdale-based air carrier, is launching scheduled service to Nassau. The new flights, which launch Aug. 12, will operate four times per week, with …

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Delta Is Adding New Daily Flights to The Bahamas

 By the Caribbean Journal staff Delta Air Lines is expanding its flight service to Nassau in The Bahamas for the upcoming winter season, Caribbean Journal has learned. Beginning Dec. 21, Delta will be expanding its service from Boston Logan Airport …

Nassau’s Airport Is Setting New Passenger Records

 By the Caribbean Journal staff Nassau’s Lynden Pindling International Airport is seeing a passenger boom, according to new data. The airport has seen a record-breaking December and January, with arrivals higher than pre-recession levels. That amounted to 151,454 passengers in …

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 A new lounge in Nassau By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Passengers have begun fully using the services of the newly-opened Lignum Club at Lynden Pindling International Airport. Opened officially in October 2015, the Lignum Club offers passengers access to leading facilities, …

 How to arrive in style By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Attention hoteliers: Want to make your guests feel as if they’ve arrived before they even check in? Take a page from the playbook of Paradise Island, Bahamas resort One & …

 Editor’s Note: Our new Airporter column explores the best of the Caribbean’s airports, from secret shopping tips to the coolest airport bars. By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor A last-minute airport-bought gift needn’t necessarily be a bad gift. At least not …

 Above: Dame Marguerite Pindling (centre) (BIS Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff The Bahamas has a new Governor-General: Dame Marguerite Pindling, the widow of the country’s first Prime MInister, Sir Lynden Pindling. Dame Marguerite was sworn in on Tuesday as …

 Above: Lynden Pindling International Airport By the Caribbean Journal staff The Bahamas has officially opened its new domestic and international departures terminal. The project, which cost $409 million, according to the government, took four years to complete. The new 606,000-square-foot …

 Above: GG Sir Arthur Foulkes raises the Bahamian flag (BIS Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff The Bahamas marks the 40th anniversary of its independence on Wednesday. It was 40 years ago that the Bahamas severed its colonial ties with …

 The islands of the Bahamas could be the next great source of prospects for Major League Baseball, with the country turning baseball into a potentially fruitful sport. Caribbean Journal takes a look at the growing popularity of baseball in the …