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The Bahamas: Day 6

March 28, 2011
Despite not going to sleep until around 8AM, I forced myself to get up at noon since it was our last day.  We decided to head back into Nassau to do some last minute shopping for my Mom, as she could not join us on the trip. Unfortunately, we arrived...

The Bahamas: Day 5 (Part 4)

March 24, 2011
While the Alice and Wonderland ball in itself would have been the perfect way to celebrate New Year's Eve, I had insider's information that the best way to celebrate the holiday in the Bahamas was to attend Junkanoo in downtown Nassau.  Junkanoo is the pride and joy of the Bahamians. ...

The Bahamas: Day 5 (Part 3)

March 21, 2011
5, 4, 3, 2, 1. . . HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Besides the fact that I was over the moon excited to be ringing in the new year in such a fabulous place, I was also ruminating over the fact that this would be the last year that I would ever...

The Bahamas: Day 5 (Part 2)

March 17, 2011
I was completely blown away when I walked through the ballroom doors.  We truly were transported into Wonderland. A few moments after everyone was seated at their designated tables the lights went completely off and music started playing.  Here is what happened next: Then the parade of characters come to...

The Bahamas: Day 5 (Part 1)

March 15, 2011
New Year's Eve had finally arrived.  My Dad, in order to keep my brother and I in suspense, had only told us that we were going to a "black tie event."  We knew we were in for something spectacular, but had absolutely no idea what. That is until we walked...