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Vacation Express brings non-stop service to Grand Bahama Island from New Orleans

Bahamas promotes new direct Grand Bahama Flights from New Orleans at Pelicans games.

ATLANTA – Vacation Express is thrilled to announce new, direct service to Freeport on Grand Bahama Island from New Orleans. Beginning May 27, 2017, exclusive non-stop flights to Grand Bahama Island will depart weekly from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport through June 26, 2017 for quick four-night escapes.

"Travelers are sure to be excited about the Airport's eighth international destination with new non-stop flights to Freeport, The Bahamas," said Mark Reis, Interim Director for Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. "We are pleased that Vacation Express continues to provide great options for our passengers to visit beautiful vacation destinations like The Bahamas."

In celebration of this new service and in support of local Bahamian hero and shooting guard for the NBA's New Orleans Pelicans, Buddy Hield, The Bahamas Tourist Office is promoting these non-stop flights with a booth featuring giveaways, travel vouchers and more at games held at the Smoothie King Center on January 23, February 23 and March 14, 2017.

"Grand Bahama is one of our country's most exciting and adventurous destinations" Mrs. Joy Jibrilu, Director General, Bahamas Ministry of Tourism has said. "The Island has so much to offer especially with its myriad of eco-tourism attractions, its pristine beaches that go on for miles, world class resorts and great shopping."

Travelers to Grand Bahama Island will be delighted with the non-stop flights operated by Sunwing Airlines on a Boeing 737-800 featuring their signature Champagne Service, which includes a complimentary bag of pretzels, in-flight entertainment and a complimentary beverage. All passengers are permitted one free carry-on bag and the option to upgrade.

Vicky Karantzavelou
Co-Founder & Chief Editor - TravelDailyNews Media Network | Website

Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Network where she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also responsible for the daily operation and the financial policy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism Business Administration from the Technical University of Athens and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales.

She has many years of both academic and industrial experience within the travel industry. She has written/edited numerous articles in various tourism magazines.