Heritage

Harsh History: The Bermuda Conference of 1939

This article was taken from our archives. It comes from the May 2005 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did originally. A look at Bermuda's role in the discrimination of Jews and the infamous Bermuda Conference of 1939. Visiting politicians and businessmen must have held thousands of "Bermuda Conferences" here over the years. But in the minds of many Jews today, those words have an unpleasant connotation. To them, the Bermuda Conference can only be the…


Heritage

8 Stunning Vintage Shots of Bermuda’s Shores

Can you can guess where these striking shots were taken? Some of these beaches or seascapes are unrecognisable to the younger generation. As hurricanes rip across our shores they change the cliff faces and sandy bays year by year. Reacquaint…


Recipes

Classic Cinnamon Rolls

Ingredients: For the Dough ¼ cup warm water (105° to 110°) 1 (0.25-ounce) package active dry yeast 3½ cups all-purpose flour ¼ cup sugar 1½ teaspoons kosher salt ¾ cup whole buttermilk 1 large egg, lightly beaten 6 tablespoons unsalted…


Our Bermuda

6 Must Know Facts About St. George’s

Bermuda's first capital was deserted almost overnight when Hamilton became the hub for government, trade, and mariners in the early 1800s. As a result, the town of St. George is frozen in time and provides an incredible portal into the…


Our Bermuda

Tourist in Your Own Town: Smith’s

Smith's is not often considered a ‘touristy’ spot, yet this parish hosts a surprising number of Bermuda classic bucket list locations.   Verdmont Museum Bermuda This elegant old Bermuda house-turned-museum has been beautifully restored, and boasts grounds full of native…

Recipes

Creamy Goats Cheese and Artichoke Pasta Bake

Welcome the ease and gooey goodness of this cheese-filled pasta bake after the blood, sweat and tears of Thanksgiving chaos. A mellow richness finds its depth in savoury artichokes and the crispy sweetness of canned fried onions creates a great…