Bahamas - Is a coral-based archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, comprising 700 islands
and cays that range from uninhabited to resort-packed. The northernmost, Grand Bahama,
and Paradise Island, home to the sprawling Atlantis resort, are among the best known.
Scuba diving and snorkeling sites include the massive Andros Barrier Reef, Thunderball
Grotto (of James Bond fame) and the black-coral gardens off Bimini.
Currency: Bahamian dollar
Official language: English