Andros: Crabfest & Creek fishing
One of the most diverse spots in the Bahamas, Andros is peppered with hundreds of small islets and cays connected by mangrove estuaries and tidal swamplands.
The three major islands are North Andros, Mangrove Cay, and South Andros. Despite its immense size, Andros is one of the most sparsely populated islands in the region, with a population of only about 8000.
On a private yacht, you can feels entirely isolated, with innumerable private beaches, hidden bays and untouched cays affording you the utmost privacy.
Don’t forgo a trip to Andros Barrier Reef, stretching 142 miles along the coastline. Home to a vast array of exotic marine life, it’s a haven for snorkelling and diving. Explore the plethora of blue found across the island in the most remarkable places.
Naturalists enjoy the immense biodiversity Andros exhibits, both botanical and zoological, with a number of indigenous rare species not found anywhere else in the world.
The annual regatta at Morgan’s Bluff attracts yachts from around the globe whilst the Crabfest at Fresh Creek, which is held in June, lures gourmets.
Several other festivities such as the Pirates' Festival and the traditional Junkanoo carnival add to allure of this vibrant island.
Kyparissi: Olives & Tavernas
The tiny fishing village of Kyparissi sits on a gorgeous stretch of the Peloponnese in southern Greece, offering a good, sheltered mooring from all but north easterly winds.
Elba: Culture & Crustaceans
You may know Elba as the island where the French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled after his forced abdication in 1814. Not such a punishment, it seems.
The Exumas: Conch Fritter & Thunderball Cave
Only about 35 miles to the southeast from Nassau, the enticing Exumas are a vast archipelago of the 365 cays and islands, subdivided into the Exuma Cays, Little Exuma and Great Exuma.