Green Turtle Cay, Bahamas 2008

December 14, 2009

ISLANDS editor Chris Tauber stayed on Green Turtle Cay in the Bahamas with his family.

Green Turtle welcome
Sign in town of New Plymouth
Green Turtle Club welcome
Sign at Green Turtle Club
Ocean Beach
One of many undiscovered beaches here.
Green Turtle Club
The resort seen from the dock.
Green Turtle Club beach
The family-friendly beach next to the resort’s patio restaurant.
Green Turtle Club paths
Walking through the resort.
Home for sale
One of the new island homes on the market.
Blue Bee Bar
Home of the famous Goombay Smash.
Tipsy Turtle
House drink at the Green Turtle Club: pineapple juice, orange juice and rum.
Lobster baguette at Green Turtle Club
Lunch sandwich featuring fresh local lobster.
Jolly Roger restaurant
Restaurant at the Bluff House resort.
Town of New Plymouth
Historic — and only — town on Green Turtle Cay.
Ice cream shop
Walk-up window for ice cream next to McIntosh restaurant in town of New Plymouth.
Green Turtle beach
Crisp blue water on Green Turtle’s oceanfront.
Brendal's dive shop
Dive shop next door to Green Turtle Club, featuring trips, gear rental and bikes.
Island golf cart
Four-wheel, hard-core golf carts, the best way to explore the island and its rocky back roads.

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