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Bahamas on $3.5 Billion: The World’s Newest Mega-Resort

With five full-blown hotels, spas, a huge casino, 40 restaurants and bars, shopping, golf, tennis and lots of water, Baha Mar is the biggest resort opening in the world this year (rendering).
With five full-blown hotels, spas, a huge casino, 40 restaurants and bars, shopping, golf, tennis and lots of water, Baha Mar is the biggest resort opening in the world this year (rendering).

By Larry Olmsted

Some resort developers like to start small and expand organically. Not Baha Mar.

Currently the largest tourism project under construction in the Western Hemisphere, this $3.5 billion development is massive in scope, and while most American travelers have never heard of Baha Mar, they will – and soon. It is scheduled to open in a huge way this month (March 27, 2015) and will likely change the entire landscape of Bahamian tourism.

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Award-winning travel journalist Larry Olmsted is a Contributing Editor to US Airways Magazine and Cigar Aficionado Magazine and “The Great Life” columnist for Forbes.com.
Award-winning travel journalist Larry Olmsted is a Contributing Editor to US Airways Magazine and Cigar Aficionado Magazine and “The Great Life” columnist for Forbes.com.
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