As Hurricane Sandy’s powerful winds enveloped the beaches of Abaco, its tumultuous erosive forces stirred up hidden gems of history and beauty.
Topic: Hurricane Sandy
Many people may not know that across the Caribbean, Hurricane Sandy claimed the lives of 135 people and caused equal, and in some cases, more damage than in the USA.
During a beach stroll on their November honeymoon in the Bahamas, a couple found a coral-encrusted class ring belonging to a Staten Island resident.
You all met Sandy. But would you want to take her on vacation with you?
Between 45-50 per cent of the Bahamas’ tourism market is being negatively impacted by Hurricane Sandy’s impact on America, shutting down two-way airlift between the East Coast and the Bahamas.
Family Island hoteliers reported they are getting back to business after Hurricane Sandy, as the hotel properties have not sustained any major damage.
The International Section of the Grand Bahama International Airport received flooding and damage but was scheduled to welcome its first flight after Hurricane Sandy on Sunday.
As Hurricane Sandy made its exit from The Bahamas, officials said it was too soon to fully assess the damage caused by the storm.
Three full days after Hurricane Sandy ravaged Abaco and the island – which was the hardest hit – is still waiting for government relief.