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Freeport Bahamas 2004 Vacation

A May 2004 trip to Freeport by blond5015

Quote: I had a great time in Freeport in the Bahamas. I swam with the dolphins, parasailed, snorkeled, went to festivities on the beach, and ate the local cuisine. There is Port Lucaya for shopping, casinos, and restaurants. The people are really friendly, and it's not as crowded as I hear Nassau is.

Freeport Bahamas 2004 Vacation


The best and coolest thing I did was swim with the dolphins! I also went snorkeling and parasailing, went on a wine and cheese cruise, and went to some festivities on the beach where I got to taste the local cuisine. Port Lucaya is great - they have shopping, restaurants, and a casino. The people are really friendly, and it's not as crowded or dirty as I hear Nassau is. Quick Tips: Best Way To Get Around: I took a short ferry ride from my resort to Port Lucaya, and then from Port Lucaya you can catch a bus or a taxi to other parts of the island if you wanted to go to bazaar or a restaurant located somewhere else. I didn't find it difficult to get around at all. My resort off...Read More
Best Things Nearby:Port LucayaBest Things About the Resort:The staff was very friendly, and there was an open restaurant on the beach, as well as a bar/restaurant and straw market. There were many activities to sign up for that they have planned and a big swim-up bar. I always got a chair on the beach, which was quiet and relaxing, and they make it easy to get to Port Lucya, where there are shops, restaurants, and a casino.Resort Experience:I loved staying at the Ritz Beach Resort; the staff was so friendly, and because the resort is more private or secluded, I got to know a lot of people visiting and the staff as well. I always had a chair on the beach, and t...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 31, 2004

Ritz Beach Resort
Jolly Rodger Drive
Freeport, Bahamas
242 373-4677