The Bahamas are a group of islands just south of Miami. Many cruise line operators offer Bahama cruises and whichever one you choose you are in for a treat. The Bahamas offer some of the most luxurious accommodation in the world and is one of the number one cruise destinations.
There is a reason why the Bahamas is one of the most popular cruise destinations. The climate is great with year round sunshine and constant warmth in the air. The tropical climate is a great reason by itself to visit these islands. Each port of call offers something different and unique to the island you land on and the scuba diving is some of the best in the US.
The Bahama cruise can be taken at any time of the year and can be whatever length suites your budget. You will also need to decide if you are going to pay for all inclusive or not. The all inclusive cruise will be more expensive initially but you may save money in the long run. If you do decide not to pay the extra then it is advisable to stock up on snacks and drinks before you board.
Onboard the ship there will be lots to do and see and the view over the ocean will always be spectacular. When you land at a port you will be able to book excursions and activities. Things such as wind surfing and jet skiing will be on offer. These activities are sometimes much cheaper if you go ashore and buy them direct yourself.
Not all Bahama cruises will include island stops, some are purely a cruise around the ocean so you can enjoy the sea views and relax by the pool. Remember to decide in advance which type of cruise you want and decide if you really want port stops because not everybody likes to explore, some just like to relax, eat and drink.
Although the weather in the Bahamas is great most of the year, you need to understand that it is a tropical climate and with that comes tropical weather so expect to see heavy rain and thunderstorms at times. To be honest the rain is usually a refreshing change from the heat and rarely lasts more than half an hour then the glorious sunshine comes out again.
The Bahamas are a lovely place with plane white sand beaches and palm trees where ever you look. A Bahama cruise is a great choice of vacation for the whole family. There really is something for everyone.