Donna's recommendation:

GRAND BAHAMA ISLAND. This island is only 55 miles off the coast of South Florida.  It offers a mix of soft adventure, a cosmopolitan feel as well as relaxation.  Things to do include kayaking, swimming with dolphins, casino, shopping, beach, fly fishing, deep sea fishing, diving, airboat tours, ecotourism tours, national parks, perfume factory.  There's a range of accomodations from budget to moderate to deluxe.  Visit

Cecile's recommendation:

HARBOUR ISLAND.  A small island on the northern side of Eleuthera Island in The Bahamas.  This island is only 3 miles wide and is famous for its stretch of pink sandy beach.  The town, Dunmore Town is historical and was the original capital of The Bahamas.  Visitors get around by golf cart and the locals are very friendly.  There's several quaint resorts, inns, villas and hotels.  Visit for more information.

Bridgette's Recommendation

THE ABACOS.  This is a collection of islands and small cays.  They are famous for boating, sailing, diving and fishing.  Similar to Cape Cod, small inns, a candy stripped lighthouse, colonial homes and historical museums dot the landscape.  For more information visit