Pinkvelvet on the road: The Bahamas

August 29, 2017 by Sarah Moniri

After I graduated from high school, my wanderlust was enormous! I've wanted to travel to a few cities in the US and see the Bahamas- BEST. DECISION. EVER. Seriously, take your travel buddy and go far away. The Bahamas were like a postcard come to live and I want to share my experience and some tips:

1.The hotel.

The island of Bahamas is more than 700 island! Exuma is the island where you can swim with pigs !! We flew to Nassau and stayed at  the Breezes Resort  which was perfect for us. It's an all inclusive resort with a friendly staff, a private beach and good food. I think about 4 hot meals a day and gained 4 kilograms worth it. I would not recommend the Hotel for familys, it's getting crazy around the break and was packed with young people.

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2. Drink a Bahama Mama !! 

I didn't know that this was a drink but I loved it !!!

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3. Take a trip to Nassau - colorful houses everywhere.

For someone who loves color, this city was a dream come true. We just walked around town and I took a lot of pictures of pink, blue and green houses. Color can add so much cheerfulness and you just felt a positive vibe in this city.

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4. Take a trip to the small islands.

Originally we wanted to swim with pigs. Unfortunately, we were to far away but the option was to see iguanas, sharks and astonish the beautiful nature! We decided to book the Exuma tour and a trip to Sandy Toes. My personal favourite was sandy toes, due to the fact that the ocean had the clearest turquoise I´ve had ever seen.

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He was preparing food in the Ocean!!!

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5. Visit the Atlantis.

They had Ben & Jerry's so ... But if you like aqua parks you can get a ticket without being a hotel guest!

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6. Take too many pictures. 

The Bahamas is not a place you'll visit every year, so take pictures at least three times on your camera! We felt like it was necessary to wear  Flash tattoos - dont ask me why. I don't want to tell you what to wear.

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I hope you are planning your trip to the Bahamas already!

-xoxo Sarah

TAGS: Bahamas, budget, cheap travel , student, student budget, travel