Eleuthera the Island Of Freedom

Bing Travel has ranked the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas as having the “Sexiest Beach Escapes” and is also featured by ForbesTraveler high on the list of “25 Sexiest Beaches In The World”. The island has also received the award for being the “Best Secret Island On Earth” by Travel and Leisure.

 

The beautiful island of Eleuthera is known for its amazing beaches and of course it laid back atmosphere. The island is surrounded by turquoise clear water, which provides the opportunity for a number of tropical vacation activities including swimming, snorkeling and diving to name a few.

 

Eleuthera, is a long slender island which is home to the best of two ocean worlds, the Caribbean Sea shore known as Exuma Sound and the Atlantic Ocean which is world famous for its surfing along Surfer’s Beach. The island also contains a wide variety of amazing shoreline views raging from pink sand beaches to breathtaking cliff vistas..

The only highway, Queen’s Highway, makes the island easily travelable, you may opt to go by foot or rent a car if you so choose. Various festivals and events are held weekly throughout the island, some events include, an annual pineapple festival is held in Gregory Town, friday night barbecues in the streets of Governor’s Harbor and the Rock Sound homecoming gala parade.

 

Visiting Eleuthera is an adventure not to be missed, because of the island’s rich history and culture. There are a wide variety of eateries all over the island from fast foods to fine dining experiences. For your visit, the island hosts various vacation homes and villas from the very basic to the sensational, many of these properties are located along the coast and have fresh water swimming pools.

 

The island is ideal for a visit year round with the average high temperatures reaching the mid 70’s and 80’s while lows are mid 60’s and 70’s. Rainfall is less than 4 inches per month and the breeze from the ocean keeps you fairly comfortable during both day and night. Next time you visit the Bahamas be sure to include Eluethera on your itinerary.