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Pine Forest of the Bahamas

  Bahamian Pine Forest The Bahamian Pine is what we know it as but it is known as the Caribbean Pine, Yellow pine or its scientific name (Pinus caribaea var. bahamensis) Pine forest can only be found in the northern islands of the Bahamas, namely the four islands of  Grand …

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Lignum Vitae – National Tree of the Bahamas.

Guaiacum sanctum – The Lignum Vitae Not only is it the National Tree of the Bahamas but its name alone is Latin for Tree of Life. This tree got its name because it has so many life restoring properties, the resin or ‘sap’ as Bahamians call it, has been used …

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What to do in Nassau – Ardastra Gardens and Zoo

What to do in Nassau – Ardastra Gardens and Zoo   For the Nature lovers on a vacation on the island of New Providence in the city of Nassau but dont have lots of time to go hiking to view the local fauna. The Ardastra Gardens and Zoo may be …

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The International Bazaar – The Lost Shopping Mecca

The Place that Time Forgot   Visiting Grand Bahama on a personal note, I decided to walk through the International Bazaar. As a young lad i spent many days roaming the Bazaar running through crowded narrow passage ways and slipping by the many tourist and locals alike enjoying a lively …