Waterproof! Bahamas Travel Map. 1:500,000. ITMB. The Bahamas is one of the most touristic Caribbean island countries, with huge resort complexes in Nassau and in Freeport. This map shows all of the many islands that comprise The Bahamas. There isn't a lot of contouring, as the country's highest point is only 36 feet above sea level. An inset map expanding the island of New Providence, and separate inset maps of Nassau and of Freeport, are included. The map is double-sided, east half-west half, printed on waterproof paper for durability. ISBN 9781553411239.
Sample detail of the Bahamas travel map.
Bahamas Antique-style Wall Map. 30 x 22".
A British colony since 1783, the Bahamas became self-governing in 1964 and achieved full independence in 1973. Although it includes 700 subtropical islands and over 2,000 corals and cays, only 29 islands are inhabited. The land area is 5,382 square miles with a population of 253,000. Nassau is the capital and the major industries include tourism, offshore finance and banking.