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Dreaming of San Salvador, the gateway to a "new world"

A monumental island in the south

Most people know the story of 1492 when Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue. But how many people know his first stop in the "new world" was in The Bahamas on San Salvador Island? We are pleased to introduce you to the little island in the south with an enormous place in history: San Salvador. Not to be confused with El Salvador. Seriously, Google makes this mistake, which is how off-the-radar this little island is. San Salvador is only 63 square miles, so when you visit you have an intimate encounter.  

Our dreams of San Salvador are made of these:

 

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About the Author
Noelle Khalila, The Domestic Tourist

Noelle Khalila is Editor of the Official Travel Blog of the Bahama Out Islands Promotion Board (BOIPB). On the Blog she writes about the shared experiences and insights of BOIPB members from their collective island-hopping travel across the Out Islands of The Bahamas. Noelle is also an award winning journalist and entrepreneur, serving as editor and chief visionary officer of The Domestic Tourist Travel Blog and Travel Club.

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