Nassau is the capital, largest city, and commercial centre of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. The city has a population of 248,948 (2010 census), 70 percent of the entire population of The Bahamas (353,658). Lynden Pindling International Airport, the major airport for The Bahamas, is located about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) west of Nassau city centre, and has daily flights to major cities in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada and the Caribbean.
For a true Bahamian experience, relax. On our island, life is easy. Sun. Sand. Sea. If this is your idea of a vacation, you have found the perfect destination. The Islands of the Bahamas are famous for our shimmering, some say glowing, aquamarine waters surrounded by sugary beaches as white as sheets. And get excited about your trip – we’re looking forward to having you.