What are the best things to do on a week vacation to Exuma?
Part of the fun of Exuma is just exploring and losing track of time.
For those that want (or need) a plan, here is our check list for a week long visit:
Go to Stocking Island - half day or full day
Fresh conch salad served right on the beach. Feed the stingrays, play volleyball and enjoy some beer and BBQ at the laid-back and iconic Chat & Chill beach bar. Pay the water taxi a few extra bucks and have them swing you...
Even if you have visited them many times, it is hard not to smile when you see Exuma's famous swimming pigs.
Pig Beach is usually combined with other stops including seeing Iguana beach, starfish bay, the Blow Hole and on full day tours you can also see the sunken drug plane, Thunderball Grotto and swimming with nurse sharks.
Whether you go for a half day or a full day these are about the most fun tours we have found anywhere in the world and your biggest problem will be sorting thro...
Best place to buy Spiny Lobster if you dont catch them yourself on a snorkling tour (check to ensure you are in-season. If you don't catch them live, Prime Island Meats often has them in stock in season - check the directory):
6 spiny lobsters
2 cloves garlic minced
1/4 cup finely diced red onion
1 teaspoon chopped thyme leaves
1/4 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons white or red wine vinegar
Submerge live lobsters in boiling water for 2 minutes. Remove from water. When co...