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.

Saving Sea Turtles

Thirty years dedicated to sea turtle research in The Bahamas has led to sharing that passion with younger generations. Unique encounters with marine life can turn a...

Bimini Weekend

One Destination, Two Islands, Three Experiences There are a certain amount of bragging rights that go along with long-distance cruising. However, not all boat owners...

Swimsuit 2016

Here are a few outtakes from the Swimsuit 2016 issue. We had so much fun cruising through the Bahamian Islands for our four-day photo shoot....
Baha Mar

Baha Mar Resort Soft Opening

BAHA MAR After more than 10 years of starts and stops, bankruptcy and recent Chinese investments, the Baha Mar resort in Nassau had a soft opening...
american history in eleuthera

A bit of American History in Eleuthera

A little-known yet fascinating bit of 20th century United States history lies partially hidden in the steadily encroaching forest behind a beautiful Atlantic beach...


Horizon PC65

Annual Haul Out Guide

Miami Boat Shows