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The History Behind The Cat

The History Behind The Cat

Believed to be one of the most beautiful islands in The Bahamas, Cat Island is a lush, fertile sanctuary providing tranquility for those seeking to escape the pressures of modern society. Once a stop for Arthur Catt, famous British sea captain or notorious pirate (depending on whom you speak with), it is said that this island was named after him. Another theory for the name is the hordes of wild cats that the English encountered when arriving in the 1600’s. These cats were said to be descendants of the tamer pet cats that were orphaned by the early Spanish colonists [...]

Fishing, Swimming, and Just Hanging Out

Fishing, Swimming, and Just Hanging Out

Bimini is a popular destination for Americans being a mere 48 miles from Miami. Three major islands make up Bimini: North, South, and East Bimini. Each is rich with natural resources and history. Bailey Town, in North Bimini, is home to most of the islands’ 1600 residents, while another town – Alice Town – is the main tourist center. Most of the restaurants, fishing and hotels are found here. Interestingly, Bimini is also believed to be part of the road system of the Lost Continent of Atlantis. Today, however, Bimini’s main claim to fame is being known as the “Game [...]