Wonderful of Bahamas
The Bahamas is an archipelago consisting of about 700 islands and sandy berkoral. Bahamas wide covering over 100,000 square miles in the Atlantic Ocean antaraFlorida and Hispaniola. Bahamas has a land area of 5382 square kilometers, or 20 per cent larger than Jamaica. Population of about 310,000 Life, in general, concentrated on New Providence and Grand Bahama Island.
The largest island in the bahamas island is Andros Island. Bimini Island or The Biminis, only about 50 miles east of Florida. Grand Bahama Island is an island where there is the largest port city. Other islands, to the east lies the island of Abaco, Inagua island located southeast, the island of Eleuthera, Cat Island, San Salvador Island, Acklins, Crooked Island, Exuma and Mayaguana. Nassau is the capital of the State and also is the largest city, located in New Providence. These islands have a subtropical climate which is influenced by the surrounding bay.
PertamaChristopher Columbus landing in discovering the New Continent in 1492, believed the island of San Salvador (also called Watling Island) is located in southeastern KepulauanBahama. He met with Taino (also known sebagaiLucayan) Amerindian, they exchanged gifts with later times. The name given after the Grand Lucayan Taino Indian dariHispaniola located in the northwest and east lautKuba migrated to the southern Bahamas around the 7th century AD. They seem to have mastered the entire archipelago in the 12th century AD. There are probably as many as 40,000 lives in the Bahamas Lucayans upon arrival of Columbus. Columbus said the name ‘Bahamas’ derives from the Spanish meaning shallow sea – Destroyer armor. After Lucayans destroyed, the Bahamas became deserted, until the arrival of British settlers from Bermuda in 1650, known as the Adventurers Eleutherian, then the people who founded the settlement on the island now called Eleuthera (from the Greek word for freedom).
The United Kingdom provides for freedom of self-government to the Bahamas in 1964, in 1973, the Bahamas gain full independence and became a member of the Commonwealth. Since the 1950s, the Bahamian economy has been dependent on tourism and banking services. Currently, the Bahamas is a country that has the third highest income per capita in the western hemisphere. Coral reefs are found in these islands unspoiled and protected, with a variety of beautiful marine life, coral caves, the rest of the shipwrecked vessel, the location is ideal for snorkeling atauDiving at all levels of the ocean depths. The Bahamas also offers a selection of dishes Karibiayang can be found on almost every island. This region there are many marine accidents. The islands of the bahamas, including areas within the scope of the Bermuda Triangle (Bermuda Triangle), a well-known, many vessels were lost without trace.
Airlines that serve the route flight to Nassau / Paradise Island (Bahamas):
– Air Jamaica
– Air Canada
– Bimini Island Air
– Cat Island Air
The Bahamas is the best choice for a vacation, traveling either by plane or boat. Suanana Tropical Island and the beautiful beach which is one of the best in the world, making the Bahamas a vacation destination that needs to be planned, and taken into account in our budget.