New Life for the Landmark Queen’s Staircase in Nassau

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It’s one of the most iconic spots in all of Nassau and Paradise Island in The Bahamas: the Queen’s Staircase, which was built in the mid-1830s and eventually named for Queen Victoria.  The staircase in the heart of downtown Nassau […]


Nassau Cruise Port Just Broke Its All-Time Passenger Record 

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The Caribbean’s most popular cruise port just set another record, with The Bahamas’ Nassau Cruise Port marking 4.4 million cruise passenger arrivals in 2023.  That represented an all-time record for the cruise port, which recently completed a $250 million port […]


Jose Andres Joins Lineup for Nassau Paradise Island Wine and Food Festival 

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One of the world’s leading chefs is joining the lineup for the highly-anticipated second edition of the Nassau Paradise Island Wine and Food Festival.  Star Chef Jose Andres, whose only Caribbean restaurant is at the Cove at Atlantis Paradise Island […]

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New Resort and Marina Break Ground in Nassau 

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A new resort and marina project has broken ground in Nassau.  The Legendary Marina Resort at Blue Water Cay is now underway, with plans for beachfront villas, a hotel, a restaurant, a tiki bar and retail shopping.  The marina will […]

This is the Chef Lineup for the Nassau Paradise Island Wine and Food Festival 


Atlantis’ Nassau Paradise Island Wine and Food Festival has unveiled its lineup of chefs for the 2024 edition of the festival, and it’s a star-studded one.  This year’s culinary festival, which runs from March 13-17, will include celebrity chefs from […]

How The Bahamas' Baha Mar Resort Became a Caribbean Art Destination

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Just a short stroll from the lobby at the Baha Mar resort in Nassau is one of the nicest art galleries you’ll see in the Caribbean, called The Current. Walk up another story and you’ll find a different one, this […]


Another Star Chef Is Opening a Restaurant at Atlantis Paradise Island

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Another star chef is joining what has quickly become the Caribbean’s premier collection of celebrity chef eateries: Atlantis Paradise Island. James Beard Foundation Award-winning Chef JJ Johnson is opening a new eatery, FIELDTRIP, at the Paradise Island resort. Johnson specializes […]

This Top Nassau Resort Has a New Sommelier


Rosewood Baha Mar has appointed Brendan Steenhuisen as head sommelier, Caribbean Journal has learned. Steenhuisen will oversee the wine program at all Rosewood Baha Mar dining outlets and operate with the goal of building the “best wine cellar in the […]

This Century-Old Resort Is Relaunching in The Bahamas 

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Nearly a century after it first opened its doors, the historic British Colonial hotel in the heart of downtown Nassau is making its return after a three-year closure.  The nearly 300-room resort, which had been under the Hilton brand prior […]


The Bahamas’ Nassau Cruise Port Just Broke Its All-Time Passenger Record 

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Cruise passengers are flocking to the revamped Nassau Cruise Port in The Bahamas, with the Caribbean’s most popular cruise destination topping its all-time record with a month to spare in 2023.  So far this year, Nassau Cruise Port has received […]

Sandals Is Adding an All-Inclusive Dine-Around Option in Nassau 

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It’s a new concept in the world of all-inclusive: the dine-around — giving guests at resorts vouchers or credits to go out and explore local restaurants as part of their all-inclusive plan.  The program, first pioneered by the Bay Gardens resort […]

JetBlue’s First-Ever Los Angeles-Bahamas Flights 

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JetBlue just kicked off an historic new route between Los Angeles and The Bahamas.  The carrier has officially begun new flights between Los Angeles International Airport and Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau, The Bahamas.  The new route, which launched […]


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