Archive for July, 2012

How I got addicted to great coffee in Abaco

How I got addicted to great coffee in Abaco

Having something that blows your mind and changes your preconceived notions is amazing and earth shattering at the same time. The last time I visited Hopetown Abaco I didn’t get a chance to visit the coffee shop myself, because well I had over indulged the night before. Here’s a full recap of that experience if [...]

Botanical Gardens: A walk down memory lane

Botanical Gardens: A walk down memory lane

The Botanical gardens has been a part of Bahamian history since its opening on the very first Bahamian Independence day in July 10, 1973. From its conception  by Mr. Oris Russell of the Ministry of Agriculture in 1951 he imagined a place where people could go to marvel at the the different plants and trees [...]

How to get stranded Naked in the Abacos

How to get stranded Naked in the Abacos

Sometimes getting stranded in the islands may not sound like your ideal getaway, wait until this story unfolds and you’ll realize your stranded with 1,500 party goers all crooning to the sounds of Jimmy Buffett, trying to consume over 100 gallons of rum punch, followed by 100 gallons of margaritas and 1,200 burgers to wash [...]

Kickback Fridays: The great Bahamian pig roast

Kickback Fridays: The great Bahamian pig roast

Okay so I’m fresh off the plane,  a little sun -tanned and in a good mood. Today is kickback friday and I just finished a three day escapade traipsing through the Abaco’s and the myriad of cays they have scattered around their waters. I’ll save some of those great stories for you guys next week. [...]

The Chocolate factory and the Willy Wonka of the Bahamas

The Chocolate factory and the Willy Wonka of the Bahamas

What I  realized is as much as we travel there are authentic experiences that get missed out on every time. Like sampling the local fare, drinking  local beers and experiencing a new place from the inside out willy wonka style. Well maybe that dream will become a reality soon. The Bahamas has been known for [...]

Celebrating the birth of a Nation:The Bahamas 39th Independence day

Celebrating the birth of a Nation:The Bahamas 39th Independence day

The Bahamas  gained its independence on July 10th  1973 and became an independent nation capable of governing itself and controlling all matters pertaining to this region. With the title of freedom, many things have changed in this country of mine; such as women gaining the ability to vote, blacks governing and controlling the highest positions [...]

While you were sleeping, we had a party!

While you were sleeping, we had a party!

While you were sleeping After a week of relaxing , releasing and having fun for a ravenous group of graduates in the Bahamas; we had to find some way for them to wrap up the entire week in style  and so we did. For the wildest way to encapsulate the entire trip we threw the [...]


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