Freeport, with a population of about 30,000 people, is a city in the island of Grand Bahama. The Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) operates the free trade zone and is accessible by even the largest vessels, and has a cruise terminal, a container port, and both a private yacht and ship maintenance facility. Tourism complements trade as a revenue earner in Freeport, with over a million visitors each year.
A great place to visit while you are here is the
International Bazaar. This is a very popular shopping center that has over 100
shops and restaurants from different parts of the world. Here you will find
great crafts and gifts for you to take home. Plenty of restaurants too from
places all over the world in case you get hungry.
The Perfume Factory of Fragrances is a factory that was an 18th century mansion that gives you an opportunity to make your own perfume. Great photo opportunities of the mansion as well.