What to be ready for if you move there.
This historical site was built in 1788 by Lord Dunmore, the fort was named after the wife of King George lll, Queen Saharia Charlotte. This fort has underground tunnels and 42 cannons. This Fort looks over the Harbor of Nassau, Bahamas. Another fact about this fort is that it never shot a cannon with aggression in mind so it was just for protection of the Harbor.
The most famous person from the Bahamas is Kimbo Slice. His real name was Kevin Ferguson. He was a American boxer that came over to America when he was came here when he was young and was in his first fight when he was just 13 years old.
The thing that Bahamian food has that isn't like other countries food is that it is spicy but not just spicy they also use certain types of herbs to make it a little different than others. They also have an exclusive one called the rock lobster. They use a lot of fresh fish and rice mixed with spices. Finally, after you have tried all that you need to wash it down with Kalik it is a type a Bahamian beer.
In the Bahamas there are a lot of unique animals. For example Bimini Dolphins. Theses animals are only in the Bahamas due to the sun and warmth there. Also they have Exuma Pigs, these pigs actually live on the beach. They love the warm water and climate they are native animals to the Bahamas chain islands.
Schools in the Bahamas
Protestant, they are the most popular type of religion in The Bahamas. They are 69.9% of all the people in The Bahamas. They also have a huge rate of up to 60% of children born out of wedlock which is bad with the religion.
Special Holidays or Festivals.
This holiday marks the end of slavery in the British Empire. This special day for the Caribbean countries took place on August 1st, 1834.
Hurricane Matthew was the biggest storm to hit the Bahamas for decades. This storm killed about 900 people. When it hit The Bahamas it then ruined a lot of crops, the government said up to 90% were ruined by the storm. This has not effected tourism which is their main income.
Relationship with US
The Bahamas and the US have a great relationship.They made a diplomatic relationship in 1973 when they separated from the UK. Since then The Bahamas has made a ton of money from tourist in the US. The US is in agreement to help the Bahamas stay safe with border security and maritime law there. This also has been a concern with the US as people bound for the US use the island to get here because it is only 50 miles off the coast of florida, which the US has concerns over.