Swimming With The Pigs

If you’re staying in Nassau or The Exumas, you can easily book a day trip to see the swimming pigs. Your adventure includes a boat tour through The Exuma Cays.

Get ready to fall in love with The Exumas for its pristine waters, flawless coastlines, and endless natural beauty.

pig swimming on beach towards camera making its snout look big
Want to swim with me? Oink! Oink!

Here’s a typical day trip through The Exuma Cays:

  • Feed Bahamian rock iguanas
  • Visit Blowhole Beach
  • Stop for lunch on Staniel Cay
  • See / swim with the pigs
  • Pet a stingray, hold a starfish
  • Snorkel in the Out Islands

About the Pigs

How did the pigs get to Pig Beach? It is not know for sure. Big Major Cay is uninhabited and the pigs are not native to the island. Some say they were left by a group of sailors, who planned to come back and cook them. Or that the pigs swam over from a shipwreck nearby.

Wherever they came from, there are now about 20 pigs and piglets on Pig Beach. With daily visits from Bahamians and tourists, the pigs are living the easy life on Big Major Cay.


Information source: https://www.bahamas.com/swimmingpigs

Group Travel

Arc de Triomphe on a sunny day with many European cars circling it
Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France

Groups can benefit from reduced fares and special offers when flying with Air Transat to 60 plus destinations in Europe, the Caribbean, Mexico, Cuba, Central America, the United States and Canada. Whether it’s for leisure, business, sporting or cultural events, travelling as a group pays off!

› 21st passengers free for Europe
› Complimentary group seating assignment
› Discount on excess baggage fees
› Reduced deposit of only $100 at time of booking for groups
of at least 10 passengers
› Name changes can be made up to 7 days before departure,
at no extra cost
› Groups to Europe can opt to fly to one destination and return from another, at no extra cost

Contact me for your next group vacation quote
sylvia.moran@transat.com (Transat Travel agent from home)

3 Theme Park Treats You’ll Want to Try


Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Orlando, Florida

Herbie’s Drive-In at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is serving up these old campfire favorites in a new way. What may look like toasted ravioli at first glance is really                a dainty pocket filled with the luscious flavors of marshmallow and chocolate.          These s’mores are served warm so the only thing missing is the campfire.


Apple Fries

Legoland, Carlsbad, California

These fried apple slices are bathed in a sweet coat of cinnamon and sugar and             then topped with a dollop of vanilla whipped cream. Forget the rides — we’re        making a beeline for the only apple fries stand in the park!



King Size Shakes

Hersheypark, Hershey, Pensylvania

It would be inexcusable to visit Hersheypark “The Sweetest Place on Earth”                    and not indulge, so head right to Simply Chocolate & go big. More specifically,                  go King Size.  The 32-ounce King Size Shakes are available in Hershey’s, Reese’s.            and Kisses & are delicious in themselves. But it’s the toppings (slices of peanut           butter pie, sprinkles, pretzel rods, Reese’s Pieces, mini Reese’s Cups) that put               them breathtakingly over the edge.