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Mind Over Mullets: Fishing with St. David’s Islander, Gary Lamb
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Mind Over Mullets: Fishing with St. David’s Islander, Gary Lamb

In 1997 Bermudian editor, Rosemary Jones went fishing with St. David's Islander, Gary Lamb. Daybreak finds Red, Sweet Pea and Burp sitting off Frying Pan Island, three men in a boat, happy as mussel pie. I don’t ask them how they have come about their nicknames, but I can bet the stories couldn’t be published in a family magazine. Balanced in a leaking Boston Whaler—a “dinky,” as Burp (a.k.a. Gary Lamb, who displays no obvious inclination toward his moniker) likes…


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Tourist in Your Own Town: 3 Outdoor Places to Visit this Weekend

Looking for an outdoor excursion this weekend? Here are 3 spots that never get old. Visit the Botanical GardenOne mile from the bustling City of Hamilton is a quiet place of plants and butterflies, flowers and fields. The Bermuda Botanical…


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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…


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Vintage Bermuda Scenes from the Late 19th Century

Transport yourself to a Bermuda like never before seen with these rare snapshots from the late 1800s. Looking northeast on Front Street, Hamilton, 1869. Fruit seller, circa 1880. St. George's Hotel, 1889. Bicyclists in the park, 1888. Street scene, St.…


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Virtual Tourist In Your Own Town: A Visit to St. George

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, much of the Town of St. George is frozen in time and provides an incredible portal…

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6 Questions Every Bermudian Has Been Asked

No matter where a Bermudian may travel to, the questions one receives from strangers are often the same. While it can get frustrating at times to dodge seemingly endless questions about the Bermuda Triangle, there is relief in knowing that…