Category: Bahamas travel news

The Bahamas, known officially as the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago in the West Indies.

Bahamas Ministry of Health updates Protocol for Incoming Visitors
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Bahamas Ministry of Health updates Protocol for Incoming Visitors

mm Harry S. Johnson- July 9, 2020

The Ministry of Health wishes to advise the public that travelers must complete a Bahamas HealthVisa application and present a ... Read More

Bahamas Tourism Launches “The Islands of The Bahamas” Mobile App
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Bahamas Tourism Launches “The Islands of The Bahamas” Mobile App

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 2, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation’s new, free mobile app provides an easy to use resource and tool for ... Read More

Sandals Foundation Helping Healthcare Workers Recharge
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Sandals Foundation Helping Healthcare Workers Recharge

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 2, 2020

As public hospitals across the island strengthen their readiness protocol to respond to COVID-19 patients, the St. Ann’s Bay Regional ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Prepares for Phase 2 Reopening July 1
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Prepares for Phase 2 Reopening July 1

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 29, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is preparing for Phase 2 of the Tourism Readiness and Recovery Plan, which ... Read More

Sandals Resorts and Sandals Foundation: Empowering People
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Sandals Resorts and Sandals Foundation: Empowering People

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 26, 2020

Sandals Resorts International created Sandals Foundation, and it has this philosophy:  We have seen that when we invest in one ... Read More

Campbell applauds “Rock Legend” Kravitz’s donation
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Campbell applauds “Rock Legend” Kravitz’s donation

Matt Maura Matt Maura- June 23, 2020

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, commended Rock Legend Lenny Kravitz for Mr. Kravitz’s ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Prepares for Phase 2 Reopening July 1
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Prepares for Phase 2 Reopening July 1

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 19, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is preparing for Phase 2 of the Tourism Readiness and Recovery Plan, which ... Read More

When Sandals Resorts Adopts a School, It Adopts the Community
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When Sandals Resorts Adopts a School, It Adopts the Community

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 18, 2020

When Gordon "Butch" Stewart opened his first Sandals Resort, he had one very important mandate: the resort would be required ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism Set for Phase 1 Reopening on June 15
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism Set for Phase 1 Reopening on June 15

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 12, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation has announced the destination will begin Phase 1 of the Tourism Readiness and ... Read More

World Environment Day: Sandals Resorts EarthCheck Commitment
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World Environment Day: Sandals Resorts EarthCheck Commitment

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 5, 2020

World Environment Day, June 5, 2020, is the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect the ... Read More

Bahamas re-opens for international tourism on July 1
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Bahamas re-opens for international tourism on July 1

mm Harry S. Johnson- June 2, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation, along with the Tourism Readiness and Recovery Committee, a group comprised of public ... Read More

Bahamas National Address by the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis Prime Minister
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Bahamas National Address by the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis Prime Minister

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- May 18, 2020

The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis, Prime Minister issued the following Bahamas National Address on the COVID-19 pandemic: Fellow Bahamians and ... Read More

From the Bahamas with Love
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From the Bahamas with Love

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 17, 2020

Travel and Tourism are a dream right now. The world is staying at home these days. Memories of sitting at ... Read More

Bahamas COVID-19 Statement from the Ministry of Tourism & Aviation
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Bahamas COVID-19 Statement from the Ministry of Tourism & Aviation

editor editor- April 1, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is following guidance from the Bahamas Ministry of Health and other government agencies ... Read More

Bahamas now closed for all visitors
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Bahamas now closed for all visitors

editor editor- March 28, 2020

No visitor shall be permitted to enter and disembark for any reason including transiting through The Bahamas. All airports throughout ... Read More

Bahamas COVID-19 Cases Extremely Low: Official Statement
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Bahamas COVID-19 Cases Extremely Low: Official Statement

editor editor- March 24, 2020

Given the growing public health concern and to protect the health and well-being of the population of The Bahamas, Prime ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation statement on Passing of Sol Kerzner
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation statement on Passing of Sol Kerzner

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 22, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is deeply saddened by the passing of Sol Kerzner. He brought an original ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Statement on COVID-19
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Statement on COVID-19

editor editor- March 20, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is following guidance from the Bahamas Ministry of Health and other government agencies ... Read More

Sandals Resorts: Change Flexibility with No Penalties
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Sandals Resorts: Change Flexibility with No Penalties

editor editor- March 20, 2020

Sandals 5-star luxury included resorts is allowing complete name changes without penalties for the original date and resort of travel ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation update on COVID-19
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation update on COVID-19

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 17, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is working closely with  all pertinent government agencies throughout the destination to execute the Bahamas ... Read More

Cruise ship unable to dock in Bahamas receives critical medicines
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Cruise ship unable to dock in Bahamas receives critical medicines

editor editor- March 16, 2020

Medicines that were not related to COVID-19 coronavirus treatment, but were standard prescription items were urgently required by passengers of ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Official Statement on COVID 19
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Official Statement on COVID 19

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 16, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is working closely with all pertinent government agencies throughout the destination to execute the Bahamas ... Read More

All-inclusive resorts may be the best bet for a holiday
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All-inclusive resorts may be the best bet for a holiday

editor editor- March 14, 2020

An all-inclusive resort just might be the safest way to take a vacation these days with the COVID-19 pandemic. Staying ... Read More

Good News from The Bahamas
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Good News from The Bahamas

editor editor- March 11, 2020

The Bahamas continues to show the world why 7.2 million tourists visited the island nation in 2019. Five top-ten placements ... Read More

Grand Bahama Island Bounces Back as a Popular Destination for Divers
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Grand Bahama Island Bounces Back as a Popular Destination for Divers

editor editor- March 11, 2020

Grand Bahama Island is reporting a renewed interest in its dive offerings since October last year and is inviting visitors ... Read More

Bahamas Updated Border Control and Quarantine Measures
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Bahamas Updated Border Control and Quarantine Measures

editor editor- March 6, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to advise that recent reports from the World Health Organization (WHO) indicate that ... Read More

Grand Lucayan in The Bahamas: Sold
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Grand Lucayan in The Bahamas: Sold

editor editor- March 3, 2020

The Government of The Bahamas sold the Grand Lucayan on Monday, March 2, 2020, to a partnership between Royal Caribbean ... Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Statement on COVID-19
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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation Statement on COVID-19

editor editor- February 28, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is working closely with the all pertinent government agencies throughout the destination to execute The ... Read More

The Bahamas Recognize Chef José Andrés for His Monumental Support
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The Bahamas Recognize Chef José Andrés for His Monumental Support

editor editor- February 26, 2020

The Islands Of The Bahamas used the international stage of the recent Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine ... Read More

20 Amazing Things that make The Bahamas a Tropical Hot Spot
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20 Amazing Things that make The Bahamas a Tropical Hot Spot

Kylie Morrow - Sandals Blog Kylie Morrow - Sandals Blog- February 26, 2020

The islands of The Bahamas are a tropical hot spot and rank among the best vacation destinations in the world. ... Read More

Banyan Tree illa is good news for Bahamas Tourism
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Banyan Tree illa is good news for Bahamas Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2020

Fly Away to the Bahamas will be the new slogan also for Banyan Tree Hotels and Resorts. This is good ... Read More

Bahamas Tourism celebrates launch of United Airlines nonstop flight from Denver to Nassau
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Bahamas Tourism celebrates launch of United Airlines nonstop flight from Denver to Nassau

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2020

Representatives of The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation (BMOTA) traveled to Denver, Colorado to host events for over 20 ... Read More

What’s New in the Islands of The Bahamas This February
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What’s New in the Islands of The Bahamas This February

editor editor- February 7, 2020

The Islands Of The Bahamas have much to celebrate in February. From the record-breaking seven million travelers who visited the ... Read More

Why you can afford a luxury vacation in the Bahamas
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Why you can afford a luxury vacation in the Bahamas

editor editor- February 5, 2020

If you’ve got your heart set on a trip to the Caribbean complete with a luxury vacation in the Bahamas, ... Read More

Coronavirus status Bahamas: Restricting all travel from China to The Bahamas
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Coronavirus status Bahamas: Restricting all travel from China to The Bahamas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2020

Yesterday the Minister of Health advised the Bahamian people about the status of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus or 2019-nCoV as ... Read More

Jamaican-based Global Tourism Resilience Centre hands over $100,000 to Bahamas
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Jamaican-based Global Tourism Resilience Centre hands over $100,000 to Bahamas

editor editor- January 22, 2020

The Jamaican-based Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre on Tuesday donated US$100,000 to the Bahamas. The funds will assist ... Read More

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