Bahamian, Currency

The official currency of the Bahamas is the Bahamian dollar. Until 1966, it was pegged to the pound sterling. Since then, it was pegged to the US dollars, initially at US$1.00 to 7 shillings, and today at US$1.00 to B$1.00. The currency is issued by the Central Bank of The Bahamas. Bahamian money comprises Banknotes […]

Andros, Bahamas

Andros is the largest island of the Bahamas. It covers a wider area than the other 700 islands of the Bahamas combined. Andros measures 167 km from end to end. It is actually not one island, but comprises an archipelago of 26 islands, many of which are inhabited. The total population of Andros stand at […]

Inagua, Bahamas

Inagua is a district of the Bahamas comprising two main islands, Great Inagua and Little Inagua. Collectively, they cover 1,679 sq km (648 sq mi) and has a population of around a thousand people. The island of Little Inagua is on the northeastern part of Inagua, and is probably a continuation of a mountain range […]