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Bahamas offers excellent visibility, warm waters, walls, wrecks, caverns and an aoutstanding fauna all year long. Pelagics and mammals are commonly encountered (mostly dolphins). All divers will enjoy this destination. A must, only a couple hours from USA.

The islands Blue Holes are water filled cave systems. They attract cave divers from all over the world to dive sites such as 'Stargate', 'The Guardian' and 'Little Frenchman'. There are Blue Holes in the ocean and inland.

Location: Caribbean, chain of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of Florida, northeast of Cuba
Geographic coordinates: 24° 9' N, 76° 0' W
Coastline km: 3,542 km km
Climate: tropical marine; moderated by warm waters of Gulf Stream
Terrain: long, flat coral formations with some low rounded hills
Elevation: lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m highest point: Mount Alvernia, on Cat Island 63 m
Natural hazards: hurricanes and other tropical storms cause extensive flood and wind damage
Currency: Bahamian dollar (BSD)
Population: 303,770 (July 2006 est.)
Languages: English (official), Creole (among Haitian immigrants)
Capital: Nassau
Divisions: 21 districts; Acklins and Crooked Islands, Bimini, Cat Island, Exuma, Freeport, Fresh Creek, Governor's Harbour, Green Turtle Cay, Harbour Island, High Rock, Inagua, Kemps Bay, Long Island, Marsh Harbour, Mayaguana, New Providence, Nichollstown and Berry Islands, Ragged Island, Rock Sound, Sandy Point, San Salvador and Rum Cay

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Zones (15) Dive sites Sub zones
Abaco Islands 3 0
Andros Island 8 0
Big & Little Whale cays 3 0
Bimini Islands 9 0
Cat Island 2 0
Coco Cay 3 0
Conception Island 3 0
Eleuthera Island 5 0
Exuma Keys 7 0
Grand Bahama Island 9 0
Little San Salvador 1 0
Long Island 3 0
New Providence - Nassau 31 0
Rum Cay 1 0
San Salvador 8 0

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The Strip
Di iris.locher
apr 29, 2016
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Cessna Wreck
Di canyon
set 28, 2010
Cessna -
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The James Bond Wrecks
Di canyon
set 28, 2010
Bond Wrecks -
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Tunnel Wall
Di canyon
set 28, 2010
Tunnel Wall -
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Viaggio: Stereo-trip
Di netsirk
Da gen 1, 2008 a ago 1, 2008
Sailing with Stereo
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Viaggio: Blackbeards
Di Jer
Da giu 7, 2008 a giu 13, 2008
Blackbeards Liveaboard Cruise - Bahamas     Weather, a hangover, and an imminent flight cut some dives from this trip, but I still managed to get 15 logged. Most dives were within a few miles of Bimini, but also a couple just ou
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Viaggio: Bahamas - Nassau
Di David
Da nov 17, 2007 a nov 25, 2007
Einr Woche Urlaub in Nassau auf den Bahamas. War einfach genial. Habe den OW Schein bei Stuwart Coves gemacht und insgesamt 6 Tauchgaenge gemacht.
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Viaggio: Bahamas 2005
Di Griffith
Da nov 13, 2005 a nov 16, 2005
Inlaws 50th trip
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