Bahamas is part of North America with main city at Nassau. It's usually 🌤️ 21.03 °C in Bahamas with a rainfall of 🌧 46.87 mm. Tipping is quite common in Bahamas and it's good etiquette to leave one. Internet speed in Bahamas is on average 8.2 Mbps. In Bahamas you drive on the left side. Its Developing country with a population of 378K people. The main currency is Bahamian Dollar. The languages spoken are English. Automatic teller machines are very common in Bahamas. Current travel safety advice is Exercise a high degree of caution. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~21.03 °C 🌧 ~46.87 mm 👨👩👦👦 378K people
🛡️ Travel safety
Exercise a high degree of caution
International flights are operating into and out of the Bahamas, but flight availability remains restricted. There are special requirements for entry to The Bahamas including applying for a health visa prior to arrival (see Travel). We now advise: Exercise a high degree of caution in The Bahamas overall due to the high levels of violent crime.
Bahamas uses 120V, 60Hz with sockets and plugs Type A and Type B.
The languages that are typically spoken are English
💱 Currencies Used
Bahamas uses the Bahamian dollar (symbol: B$), code BSD.Banknotes come in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 dollars. Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. Coins come in denominations of 25, 10, 5 and 1 cents.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Bahamas. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is quite common in Bahamas and it's good etiquette to leave one. How much money you leave depends on the service and how happy you were with it. Receipts usually include a service charge.
Internet speed in Bahamas is on average 8.2 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Bahamas is moderate. It's relatively easy to find one when needed.
To call Bahamas, dial +, then 1 242 (the country code for Bahamas), then the area code (without the initial 1) and the local number. For local calls within Bahamas, start with the area code (with the initial 1). In the case above area code is 242 .
🛣️ Road rules
In Bahamas you drive on the left side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 32 km/h (19 mph) in all built-up areas and 80 km/h (49 mph) on undivided highways.
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