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2011-03-16 05:00:00

NASSAU, Bahamas, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The Nassau Airport Development Company (NAD) in partnership the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation is proud to announce the grand opening of the newly built U.S. Departures Terminal at Nassau's Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA). The terminal represents the first of three stages in the $409.5 million airport redevelopment, arriving on time and under budget at $198.1 million - just 20 months after breaking ground in...

2010-09-30 12:12:00

NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- When falling leaves and cooling degrees spawn an itch for the sunny side of the street, the Islands Of The Bahamas offer up the season's hottest antidotes. Back by popular demand, The Bahamas' most successful promotion of all time offers travelers booking by Dec. 1, 2010 the opportunity to receive free companion airfare or an instant air credit up to $300 for bookings of four or more nights, allowing for an affordable way to still the winter...

2010-04-01 08:00:00

NASSAU, Bahamas, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 29, U.S. media descended on Nassau to cover the international premiere of director/producer Tyler Perry's new film "Why Did I Get Married Too?," which was filmed in The Islands Of The Bahamas and hits U.S. theatres on April 2. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100401/LA80036) U.S. journalists represented such media outlets as Ebony, Jet, Rolling Out, Sister 2 Sister, Deco Drive, "The Tom Joyner Morning Show," and...

2009-08-21 11:58:00

NASSAU, Bahamas, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Friends and relatives from across the country have logged on to Bahamas.com over that last month to show their gratitude for that special someone, sharing stories and photos to profess their appreciation for the person they believe should be named the winner of the "My Miss Universe" contest. As the host destination for the 58th Annual Miss Universe Pageant, The Islands Of The Bahamas set out on a search for deserving ladies who have had a positive...

2009-07-28 14:18:00

NASSAU, The Bahamas, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Islands Of The Bahamas have launched an exploration of epic proportion - a search for the center of the universe, according to you. While not scientific, emotions just don't lie, and the host destination for the 58(th) Annual Miss Universe Competition is putting the spotlight on deserving ladies with its "My Miss Universe" contest, just as the Miss Universe Organization crowns its winner on Aug. 23, 2009. As the "center of the universe" honor...

2009-03-04 12:24:25

The 2009 Miss Universe Pageant is to be held at the Bahamas' Paradise Island in August and aired live on NBC, it was announced Wednesday. Executive producer Donald J. Trump, NBC Universal and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, made the announcement regarding the Aug. 30 event. Paradise. There is no better name for the beauty of the Bahamas and this island, Shugart said in a statement. The worldwide telecast will highlight the warmth, beauty and hospitality of the...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'