Bay Street, Nassau

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Walk down Bay Street, the main thoroughfare of the capital, and you'll find a variety of shops selling local handmade gifts, souvenirs, clothing, and genuine Havana cigars. The British Colonial Hotel marks the beginning of the street where you will pass by boutiques as well as restaurants and clubs. Docked cruise ships at the nearby port will affect the crowds; try to time your visit when ships are not in port if you'd like to have the place to yourself. Use our Nassau trip itinerary planning app to visit Bay Street on your trip to Nassau, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Not that great, we found the Bay Street. It is designed on the tourists. As soon as there is a little more out of the Centre the houses have come down very dilapidated and dirty. Worth it only if you can do anything else.
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  • Bay Street in Nassau is full of restaurants, shops and places of culture. But on Jan 1 every year just after midnight the Junkanoo Parade starts and lasts all night. The floats, costumes and music are...  more »
  • Upon landing, you will cruise the harbor through which become narrow due to the flow of people. After passing through the ïmigração area ", arrives in it. It is the main street of the city. The quirky and colorful constructions give a special charm. Yields beautiful pictures in part by the pier. Hot for sightseeing, view displays, shopping for souvenirs. See also the Parliament Square, the other historical buildings and surroundings. The output is a bit chaotic for the amount of people offering transport. .. but nothing to him or reaches the irritaação
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  • Great Auto parts store with knowledgeable salespersons
  • Service Great.. But the system had wrong year of the part I purchased.. Was a little inconvenience for me to be up An down..
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Nassau features a few hotels in its downtown area, with some mid-range and luxury options located along the waterfront, close to many tourist attractions and amenities. Over on Paradise Island you'll find more hotels, accessible by ferry from the downtown area. Be sure to book well in advance, as availability can be very limited during peak times.
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