The Bahamas, or The Bahama Islands, is an archipelago consisting of many islands in the Atlantic Ocean east of . The country is made up of about 2,000 islands if you include the cays, which are small islands that are formed on coral reefs.

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is the capital of The Bahamas. It is the largest city in the Bahamas and its low-rise sprawl dominates the eastern half of . Photo: Dolphins, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Island is, by far, the most populated island in the Bahamas and the site of the capital . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the northernmost of the islands of the Bahamas, lying 103 kilometres off . Photo: Pietro, CC BY-SA 3.0.

refers both to a single island in the archipelagic state of The Commonwealth of the Bahamas and to its associated group of smaller islands. Photo: Trish Hartmann, CC BY 2.0.


is an archipelago of the Bahamas, split into three main islands: North , Mangrove Cay and South . Photo: Rs3, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of the Bahamas, consisting of over 360 islands. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The are a group of islands in the Bahamas east of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in the central Bahamas, and is one of its districts. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a district of the Bahamas and consists of two main islands located 50 miles east of . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

is located in the Southern Bahamas. It is one of many Family Islands or Out Islands Deadmans Cay… Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The are a chain of islands and a district of the Bahamas, covering about thirty square miles of the northwestern part of the Out Islands. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the most southeasterly, least developed, and most unspoiled of the Bahamas' inhabited islands. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is an island and district of the Bahamas. It measures 30 square miles in area, it is located at Lat: N23 42' 30" - Long: W 74 50' 00". Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small island just off of , Bahamas. Photo: Der-wuppertaler, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an eight-mile-long cay in the of the Bahamas. Photo: Rüdiger Stehn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Little is a small remote island in the Bahamas. Photo: NASA, Public domain.


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