Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Report: Cruisers Fearful Of Bahamas Straw Market

On a busy day, Nassau receives visits from six or more ships. But locals say many of those cruisers stay on the ship rather than pump money into the local economy.

By Richard Simms

Although for years the Bahamas Straw Market has been a popular draw among cruise passengers visiting Nassau, on-going disputes between the vendors and the local government have taken their toll. And according to some, it’s starting to have an impact on how cruisers view the area.  Read more >>