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Personalities

Eddie Irvine comes to Exuma

Exuma welcomes famous race car driver Eddie Irvine to his new home of Exuma. Eddie has purchased what was Sam Greys yacht club and has spent the last year repairing and updating the marina, the service station and the restaurant. Now known as the Exuma Yacht Club, the bar has become a popular haunt for … Continue reading »

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Tying the knot at Santanna’s Grill Pit

Long time bonefishing Brit, Gary and his beautiful bride Sue, held their beach-side wedding at Santanna’s Grill Pit in Williams Town Little Exuma. With Dee as their host decking out the walkway with palm fronds and bougainvillea and balloons their married life sure started on the right (bare)foot. Under a warm tropical sun and a … Continue reading »

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Royal Visit

In March we are to receive  a visit from Prince Harry to mark the 60th anniversary, The diamond jubilee of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. He will be in Nassau on the 5th and the following day he will visit the Exuma Land and Sea Park.

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Basil Minns

For such a quiet unassuming person you would be forgiven for thinking that Basil Minns is just another charming older local on the island of Exuma. Well let me put you right. Basil’s first claim to fame is that he was born in what is the  oldest hotel in George Town, The Peace and Plenty. … Continue reading »

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NBC Today show in Exuma Feb 9th

Make a note in your diary that the NBS Today show on February 9th will be all about The Bahamas and Exuma  

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Bahamas National Trust

Working with concerned citizens on the island of Great Exuma, the BNT has established a regional branch for the island. “We responded to a call for a meeting from residents on the island, who are concerned about natural resources on Great Exuma” said Neil McKinney, President of the BNT.  “The meeting led to the formalization … Continue reading »

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“Today Show” from The Bahamas

On February 10th and 11th the NBC Today show will be broadcast from the Bahamas. This popular daily show, which has a daily following of over 3 million, broadcasts  from 10am to 11am Eastern time and is hosted by Kathy Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb. The show will be based at Atlantis on Providence Island … Continue reading »

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Happy New Year

A Happy New Year to you all. May 2012 exceed your expectations. We hope to see you at Harbour View

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Santa leaves Exuma for World Tour

Santa has finished his vacation at Harbour View in Exuma. After four weeks of rest and lots of beach time, with help from Santanna”s Grill to fatten him up, he has departed. I have applied for his job should he decide to retire as working one night per year is appealing, especially when you consider … Continue reading »

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Playing golf in Exuma

When sun-seeking Canadians first contemplate a Caribbean vacation during dreary winter days a week-or more-long hiatus at a Sandals resort is often a serious consideration. Sandals, after all, was at the forefront of the all-inclusive vacation craze when Jamaican-born founder Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart went from selling air conditioners to owning hotels in 1981. But if … Continue reading »

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