Spring Break and Traveling To The Bahamas
For years, spending the spring break in the Bahamas has remained the top choice for most college students. Of course, if you want to experience all the best things that this event offers, you must go to the best place. And as you may have guessed, the Bahamas is one of those places. There are thousands of reasons why spending the spring break in the Bahamas is a great choice, and the following list mentions a few of them.
Since the Bahamas is a popular tourist destination, it is not surprising to see numerous hotels. For a price, you can stay at the hotels where your favorite celebrities check in. If you are tight in budget, you can go for cheaper but nevertheless classy room accommodations. To make sure that you stay in style, it is recommended that you book your lodging through a travel agency. Most hotels are located in close proximity to the beaches as well as the hottest night clubs.
One of the most popular ways in spending your vacation in the Bahamas is having a party cruise. This is a package that is commonly offered by travel agencies. If you avail this service, you will be provided with a boat complete with booze and food. It is important to note though that a party boat is not just about wild dancing and getting drunk. Each boat has equipment that you can use to snorkel along the shallow waters.
Part of boat partying is docking onto a deserted island bringing all that you can eat and drink. Enjoy a grand buffet lunch with your friends. Typically, a buffet lunch consists of ribs, chicken, peas and rice, bread rolls, corn on a cob and more. After you have had your sumptuous lunch, you can then enjoy organized beach games such as beach volleyball. If you want to relax, you can just sit back and enjoy unlimited supply of rum.
If you want to deviate from the party crowd, you can go for a romantic sunset cruise. Travel agencies offer large catamarans where you can get aboard with a small group including your special one. You can watch the lovely sunset while cruising along the coastline.
If you prefer to have it more intense, you can try riding the banana boat. The banana boat ride is one of the most favorite activities among tourists. As the motor boat goes faster it will be more difficult for your group to maintain your balance, not to mention the efforts of your captain to have the boat flipped. Test how long can you stay up; experience this exciting challenge.
The Night Clubs
There are numerous night clubs in the Bahamas and it would be impossible to include all of them in the list. So we will look at a few popular bars and the reasons why you should not miss them.
Prop Club – the Prop Bar is a dance bar that lets you dance inside or outside the club premises and music is provided by a live DJ. It is conveniently located on the beach but if you are lodged from a distance, you can hire a taxi and pay $4.00 for the average fare. The place is popular especially to those who have checked in to Lucaya Hotel. The bar has great sound system and offers great food.
Neptune’s – Neptune’s is classified as a lounge bar where dress codes are strictly implemented. You don’t have to worry about getting bored though, because their live bands and DJs provide music that you can dance to. It is located in the Freeport Marketplace Square. If you want to go there, the average taxi fare is $4. Tourists consider Neptune’s as one of the clubbiest bars in Freeport and it has become a favorite because they serve unique cocktails in large glasses.
Sparky’s – Sparky’s is another dance bar that lets you dance indoors or outdoors. They play the latest top 100 Hip Hop beats. Also located in the Freeport Marketplace, Sparky’s have special offers to tourists who booked with their affiliates.
The Corner Bar and Bistro – By day, The Corner Bar and Bistro is a cozy restaurant that serve sumptuous dishes. They play all types of music which make them ideal for those who appreciate sounds from different cultures. By night, you can dance around the bar premises while enjoying bucketfuls of cocktails. The Corner Bar and Bistro is also located in Freeport Marketplace Square.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – Definitely, you can go to this place even if you’re not Irish. Shenanigan’s is a bar and restaurant that plays your favorite Rock, Hip Hop and top 40 hits. The bar takes pride in their burgers. And if you want to have a crazy party, make sure to visit the club on St. Patrick’s Day. Shenanigan’s Irish Pub is also located in Freeport Marketplace Square.
Of course, you haven’t been in the Bahamas if you haven’t partied hard. There are different party packages that travel agencies offer and three of the most popular party packages are the Daytime Snorkel Cruise, Evening Beach Bash and the Evening Booze Cruise.
Daytime Snorkel Cruise – For one day, your travel agency will provide a boat that you can use to cruise around the shallow waters of the Bahamas. This package will give you the opportunity to visit the places where the Pirates of the Caribbean movies were filmed. After snorkeling, your group will then move to a secluded beach to have a lunch party.
Evening Beach Bash – Music, booze, food and bonfire – these are the things that make up a great beach party. This package brings everything on the table to make sure that you have the best party of your life. Enjoy a variety of drinks while the heat of the flame and the cool breeze from the sea kiss your face.
Evening Booze Cruise – Avail this package if you think partying in the beach is too mainstream. In this package, your agency will provide a two-deck boat that can accommodate a crowd, complete with music, food and drinks. Now, this is cruising and partying at the same time.