The islands of The Bahamas are paradise. The never-ending sun, friendly people and world-class fishing make The Bahamas a popular boating destination. Whether cruising to Bimini for the weekend or planning an extended stay, Southern Boating has all the information you need. With a little bit of insight and local knowledge, navigating the clear waters can be fun and memorable for everyone aboard. Browse The Bahamas section of our website to learn more about upcoming fishing tournaments, places to stay, recreation, safety tips, local hangouts, and so much more.
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Anchoring in The Bahamas

Sitting Pretty How to stay put at anchor in strong tidal currents Many areas in The Bahamas make tricky work of anchoring, especially where reversing currents...

Bahamian Beer

Drink Local When in the islands, quench your thirst with Bahamian Beer. Grand Bahama Island is the largest and northernmost of the Bahamian islands that is...
Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park

Exuma Cays Land & Sea Park

The beauty and inspiration of this national treasure must be experienced to be fully appreciated. I grew up in a family that loved camping, especially in...
This summer, have a Bahamas Fling!

Bahamas Fling

This Summer, Have a Fling! Skip Allen, Sr., the founder of Southern Boating, was widely recognized in boating circles and the marine industry as a...
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Diving with Sharks in Bimini Sharklab

Diving with sharks helps researchers in Bimini BIMINI LIES JUST 50 MILES off the south Florida coast, so it is a popular destination for boaters, as...