National Geographic : 1960 Oct
Lovely Hope Town in the Abaco Cays. Photographedby John Lewis Stage. Paradise Found... The Resort Islands of the Bahamas Nature was bountiful in creating these Isles of June, bequeathing sunshine and balmy breezes the year around. Man has provided excellent accommodations -luxurious hotels and clubs, quaint inns and pictur esque guest houses by the sea-where modern comfort is an unobtrusive partner to the gentle charms of the past. This unhurried Eden of beach-ringed islands and multicoloured seas is just 50 miles off the east coast of Florida. Your Travel Agent knows the way. Or, write Dept. AZ, Nassau, Bahamas, Development Board, 608 First National Bank Building, Miami 32, Florida. BY SEA: From New York every Friday, S. S. NASSAU, Incres Line, 39 Broadway, New York 6. From Miami, Mondays and Fridays, S. S. BAHAMA STAR, Eastern Shipping Corp., Miami 1. BY AIR: Direct, daily flights from New York (2/2 hours); Miami (50 minutes) and other principal Florida cities. Direct service from Toronto, nonstop flights from Montreal.