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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 …

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Briland Sweet eh! pt 2 – A working trip

    Harbour Island, this tiny island 3.5×1.5 miles is located less than a mileĀ  east of the North Eleuthera. Takes about 5-8 minutes on a ferry (small transportation boat) to reach there at a a cost of $5.00. Arriving at the dock there were locals haggling to help with …

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Paradise Island Lighthouse

The Paradise Island Lighthouse                             Did you know that the paradise island lighthouse is the oldest lighthouse in the Bahamas? Although from a distance it doesn’t seem so old but if you keep in mind that It …

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The Water Tower

  Did you know that next to Fort Fincastle on top of Bennett’s hill stands the water tower of which its top makes it the highest point on the island of New Providence? The water tower was built in 1928 to provide a steady water pressure to the city of …

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Fort Fincastle

  Did you know that fort Fincastle was built in 1793 by lord Dunmore and the hill where it was built is known as Bennett’s hill. The fort was used as a light house up until 1817 when the water tower is built and used as a lighthouse. The fort …