Shortage of homes to sell on Exuma after COVID-19 real estate boom, says agent

Shortage of homes to sell on Exuma after COVID-19 real estate boom, says agent

By: Chester Robards for Nassau Guardian The COVID-19 real estate boom in The Bahamas has now driven up home prices in the Exumas and left realtors with a shortage of inventory, according to Island Living Real Estate agent Andre Bowe. Bowe said in a statement that there has been a “drastic uptick in demand” for…

Cyclists raise nearly $120,000 for local causes on Exuma

Cyclists raise nearly $120,000 for local causes on Exuma

On a warm Bahamian night, about 20 tourists gathered around the pool at one of Exuma’s many second homes. Amid colorful cocktails and soft island music, there is nothing seemingly unusual – they appeared to be just like millions of other tourists who flock to Exuma. However, this group was anything but typical. “How much money have we raised so…

‘Pigs of Paradise’ to enter second edition in 2020

‘Pigs of Paradise’ to enter second edition in 2020

Hit book on the world-famous swimming pigs to feature expanded content; Photo contest to run until March 15 ‘Pigs of Paradise’, the double award-winning book on the world-famous swimming pigs, will enter a second edition in 2020, the publisher has announced. Skyhorse Publishing, based in New York, plans to release an expanded edition of the…

Shark Tagging returns to Grand Isle this February

Shark Tagging returns to Grand Isle this February

Registration now open for an exclusive experience in 2020, allowing tourists to assist and participate in scientific research  A truly unique and mind-blowing experience in the Caribbean is returning in early 2020 to Grand Isle Resort & Spa. Shark Tagging Adventures, where you have the opportunity to learn and participate in crucial scientific research, will…

‘Beautiful, relaxed, welcoming’ : Pompey ticks the boxes for tourists

‘Beautiful, relaxed, welcoming’ : Pompey ticks the boxes for tourists

Exuma Marathon, Featuring the Run for Pompey, attracted a record number of tourists seeking a gorgeous destination with a hint of health and wellness We all travel for different reasons. Some of us travel to see certain landmarks or cities, such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris, or the Taj Mahal in India. These days,…