Abaco Club on Winding Bay
An aerial rendering of Hurricane Hole Marina

Hurricane Hole Marina

The Changing Nassau Skyline

A Changing Nassau


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.

George Town, Great Exuma

George Town is perhaps the most recognizable destination for cruisers venturing into the Exuma Cays. Located on the western shore of Elizabeth Harbour near...

Cat Island

Cat has the gin-clear water, beautiful beaches, fishing, and diving you would expect to find in these islands, but it also has some of...

Island life and tings

The Bahamas National Trust installed new signs around Conception Island to help cruisers enjoy the island, stay safe and respect the wildlife. The three...

Little islands, big wildlife

Great Inagua is a popular port in The Bahamas where you can clear Customs and find fuel,water and groceries. Here, wildlife is abundant and...

Cruising Man-O-War Cay

Like a Disneyland of The Bahamas, the Sea of Abaco is a perfect playground for boaters, which may be why I return periodically to...


Tiara 34LX

Horizon PC65

Annual Haul Out Guide