Bahamas

Gonna Make You Sweat: Fitness With Comby Smith

Words by Lisa Collins-Haynes After 25 years of dance experience, 20 years of dancing in the yearly Junkanoo in Nassau, Bahamas, and 12 years as a personal trainer and leading group exercise classes, it all culminated to 1 win for Macumbia “Comby” Sm...

Where Secrecy Meets Luxury: Celebrity Caribbean Weddings

Words by Nneka Samuel Tropical flora and fauna, infinite sun, sand, and crystal clear blue waters – it should go without saying that a destination wedding in the Caribbean can make your special day all the more romantic, especially when money’s not ...

16 Bahamian Dream Weddings, 16 Islands, 1 Priceless Day

Words by Lisa Collins-Haynes Love and excitement was in the air when 16 couples from all over the US, boarded flights heading to Nassau, Bahamas. When they arrived, the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism (BMOT) was waiting and was full of surprises. The...

A Slice of the Caribbean: Rum Cake

Words by Natalie Goode-Henry Nothing completes a holiday meal like black cake, fruit cake or what most Caribbean countries call the moist, fruit and nut mixed dessert laced with liquor--rum cake. The Christmas cake (there's another one) has as many ...

Cue, Action, Drama — The Road to Making Gippie’s Kingdom

Tension is brewing in the Caribbean as “Gippie’s Kingdom,” the first TV soap opera created by Bahamians, is getting ready to air their second season. The show is written and directed by Dr. Ian Strachan and features Chigozie Ijeoma as the title chara...