By Capt. Bill Pike Patience and silence. Danny Sawyer has both while poling the flats. Bonefish hear well thanks to an inner ear and a lateral-line hearing system. One of the most popular flies for Bahamas bonefishing is the Pearl Gotcha. We caught our first fish under windy conditions, but the next day was calm and even prettier. Downtown Hopetown, seen from the top of the famous lighthouse on Elbow Cay. The Abacos offers relaxation and fine food. Try the cracked conch at Cap'n Jack's Restaurant & Bar. Superb! Another view of Hopetown, this time from the fuel dock on Elbow. All are just a rental boat ride away from the Abaco Beach Resort.