×

Subscribe to The Bermudian Just $34 for the year!

Heritage

Can You Guess this Week’s “Who, Where & When?”

Do you remember our popular "Who, Where & When?" series in The Bermudian in which you guessed what a photograph depicted or who was in it or when it was taken? If so, we're pleased to tell you that we're…


History

5 Historical Facts About Bailey’s Bay & Crawl

Bailey's Bay is known for being home to more Outerbridge's than anywhere else in the world and the area is ripe with Bermudian history. Here are a few little known historical highlights about the eastern seaside communities.  1. When you…


Heritage

Vintage Bermuda in Colour

Looking back at snapshots taken of Bermuda long ago, the world seems to only exist in black and white. Here are some rare vintage photographs that breathe life and colour back into our perception of old Bermuda. Looking down Queen…


Recipes

Rosemary and Bermuda Onion Focaccia (Vegan)

Praise be: Here's another satisfying way to use Bermuda onions.   Ingredients: For the Dough 1 1/3 cups warm tap water 2 1/2 teaspoons or 1 envelope active dry yeast 4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 3 1/4 cups unbleached all-purpose…


The Consummate Bermudian

Rigged for Success

The Bermuda Rig, that innovative sail design that is still, some 400 years after it emerged on local waters, being used on the vast majority of recreational and racing sailboats around the world. But why did it develop here? What were…


Events

4 Things To Do This Weekend

Looking to have some fun this weekend? Here's what's going on around the island. WINNERS EDGE ROAD RACE Sign up for the first road race of 2024! This Sunday at 8am, cyclist will begin their laps at Kindley field and…


Food & Drink

Seasonal Ingredient: Bermuda Onions

Some Bermuda historians think that there were onion seeds aboard the Sea Venture when it was wrecked off Bermuda in 1609 while sailing from England to Virginia. The seeds may have been planted, but they didn’t survive because they lacked…

Business | Profiles in Home & Garden

Forte Building Group

In the summer of 2023, there was a seismic development in Bermuda's construction industry. Two of its most prominent players, Greymane Contracting Limited and Kaissa Limited, joined forces under the new banner Forte Building Group.Combining forces to share expertise, personnel…

Long Reads

How Bermuda’s Hills, Dales, Reefs and Byways Got Their Names

The legacy of a running feud between Bermuda’s government and some of its voters is preserved in Southampton’s Piecrust Place, a small cul-de-sac near St. Anne’s Church where the issue of what’s in a name once sparked an amusing rebellion.…

Nature

Migratory Birds to Spot This Spring

Many of Spring's migrants, especially in March, are birds that came last fall and overwintered. As spring progresses, hormones spike, and many birds begin singing their species song and replacing their sometimes-muted winter plumage with much a brighter attire. April…

Garden

Field Notes: Spider Lily

Did you know the spider lily is not a true lily at all? It belongs to a genus called Crinum. This plant family is known for its ability to withstand salty, wet environments without comprising its striking blossoms. A single…

Our Bermuda

Vintage Underwater Film Photographs

If one thing has remained the same in Bermuda for decades, it's the beauty of our underwater world. Take a look at some vintage film photography from under the sea. Photograph by Chris Heinz Photograph by Chris Heinz This diver…