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  • Average23%
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May 29, 2018
“Great shades spot to sit down in the heat”
Jun 18, 2018
“Birding in the Bahamas!”
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City square featuring a bronze statue commemorating Bahamian women.
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| Downtown Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Downtown Nassau was pretty nice. Despite suggestions that Nassau was dangerous, it is no more so than any business district in any American, Canadian, or European city. Businesses want tourist money, and the area is geared towards foreigners. There is a very strong police presence,...More

1  Thank xzmattzx
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

My family and I visited Nassau as a stop on our cruise. Some of the historic sights are great, but if you take a break and sit on the benches in the square, you are bombarded with locals trying to sell you stuff. They are...More

2  Thank Tamoyer
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Met our guide at Rawson Square. Found the place with no trouble as it was very close to the site where we were moored. Helped make our day a good one.

Thank Belaboy
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Located not to far from the shops but a quiet little corner away from it all. Flower gardens and interesting buildings in the area to admire while sitting.

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Downtown Nassau was pretty nice. Despite suggestions that Nassau was dangerous, it is no more so than any business district in any American, Canadian, or European city. Businesses want tourist money, and the area is geared towards foreigners. There is a very strong police presence,...More

1  Thank xzmattzx
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Nothing to see there....a statue of one of the early leaders, trees, and people waiting on buses and rides...a native place nothing really touristy about it....

Thank educateuc
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We used Rawson Square primarily as a thoroughfare from Woodes Rogers Walk and Prince George Wharf where all the cruise ships dock in Nassau, and Bay Street with it's many shops and restaurants, and Parliament Square (the historical/Government section), which is pretty much directly across...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Nice little shaded area away from the hustle and bustle of Bay Street. We grabbed some drinks, and stopped here to relax and cool off. Pretty much the only place where no one is trying to sell you something or braid your hair.

Thank fancyzookeeper
Reviewed 9 June 2015

An obvious place to stroll through as one walks towards Parliament Square. There is green planting that provides shade and plenty of green coloured wooden bench seating, which is ideal for taking a break. The Churchill building is named for Winston Churchill and there is...More

Thank DavidG897
Reviewed 2 April 2015

I was not expecting much. So, I was not disappointed. This was the start of our two hour walking tour in Nassau. We took a picture with Sir Milo Butler and moved on.

1  Thank Harold H
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

My family and I visited Nassau as a stop on our cruise. Some of the historic sights are great, but if you take a break and sit on the benches in the square, you are bombarded with locals trying to sell you stuff. They are...More

2  Thank Tamoyer
Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

We visited on December 11th. The bleachers were already up in preparation for the Junkanoo parades. Enjoyed smelling all of the blooms on every tree and bush. Such a pretty sight.

1  Thank stacicooperhoffmann
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