Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.
Bahamian authorities have reported that there were not survivors of plane crash off Grand Bahama Island. The Bahamian Civil Aviation Department said the single engine Cirrus 22 ditched in low waters approximately seven miles north of the Freeport Control Tower.
There’s been a slight delay for the company planning to run a high-speed ferry service between Port Everglades and Freeport in the Bahamas.
Hurricane Irene has left the Bahamas, and Friday morning, tourists stranded by the storm are leaving after Nassau’s airport and seaport reopened. Now, the job of assessing the damage left behind has begun.
More than a dozen Cubans were repatriated to Bahia de Cabanas Cuba Saturday after being intercepted at sea by the U.S. Coast Guard and another ship.