Bahamas, an extraordinary destination in Caribbean Bahamas is a complex of about 700 islands and 2.400 islets located in the Atlantic Ocean north of Cuba and Hispaniola and southeast of the United States, nearest to the state of Florida. Only 35 of it are inhabited. The capital of Bahamas, Nassau, is located on the island of New Providence.The mix of colonial and West African influence is what makes Bahamas such a unique place.Tropical vegetation, crystal clear waters and golden beaches, all compose an extraordinary destination.
Bimini is the westernmost district of the Bahamas and comprises a chain of islands located about 80 kilometres due east of Miami. Bimini is the closest point in the Bahamas to the mainland United States and approximately 210 km west-northwest of Nassau. The population is 1,988 as of the 2010 census.Bimini is home to several unique, endemic and threatened species. The Bimini Boa protected by Bahamian law, is the largest of the terrestrial reptiles on Bimini. The Bimini Ameiva is a very common, fast moving lizard on the island. The Smalltooth sawfish is one of the rarest fish in the world, sometimes listed as a critically endangered species by conservation groups.
The Bimini Biological Field Station has captured and recorded 13 species of sharks in the shallow waters around Bimini. However, the number of sharks around the island is even higher when considering the sharks of the deep waters off Bimini's western shores.
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
The city is a large and historic U.S. port on the Atlantic Ocean. Stroll downtown the small harbor and walk along the old trading port. Visit the two malls Harbor place & the Gallery. If you want to get an idea of the authentic history of the sea visit the well-preserved warship sailing Constellation. For a historical view of the city climb up Charles Street in the old district of Mount Vernon. Mount Vernon houses the newly renovated Walters Art Museum, which features an eccentric collection of Faberge eggs, Gifts of Tsar Nicholas II to his mother and sister. Finally see the renovated first cathedral in the U.S., the Basilica of the Assumption. The city has many more attractions including exquisite seafood restaurants( it is imposed to try the Maryland blue crab), colonial history, unusual and beautiful waterfronts and superb aquarium.
Grand Bahama Island
There's something for everyone on Grand Bahama Island.A distinct mix of historic appeal,modern attractions and ecological wonders your visit is sure to be memorable.On Grand Bahama Island,you can combine a glamorous vacation at an upscale resort with the charming allure of a small town.Boasting one of the world's largest underwater cave systems,three National parks,endless beaches and crip blue water,Grand Bahama Island has it all.
Nassau, the capital of Bahamas Islands, is located in New Providence Island and keeps the unique blend of international glamor and tropical serenity. In 1718 was declared a Crown colony, thus the British influence is visible. Though, the mix of colonial and West African influence is what makes the Bahamas so special. Τhe Great Queen's Staircase to Fort Finkastl offers unrivaled views and the nearby Paradise Island is an ideal destination for swimming or diving.
Port Canaveral (Florida)
Port Canaveral is a cruise, cargo and naval port in Brevard County, Florida, United States. As a deep water cargo port, it has a high volume of traffic. Common cargo includes cement, petroleum. The port has conveyors and hoppers for loading products directly into trucks, and facilities for bulk cargo containers.