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7 Truly Bermudian Experiences

We may come from different parishes, go to different schools and rep different teams at Cup Match, but there are certain things than every Bermudian can say they've experienced. No matter how different we are, these shared experiences bring us together.   Being Spooked by a Fish Even though we grow up in the water, there’s still some part of us that is a little apprehensive about what could come up from the depths. Maybe you leapt out of the…


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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…


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7 Famous Bermuda Landmarks as They Once Were

Can you recall what H.A.&E. Smith's looked like? You just might be able to conjure up a faint image but there isn't a person alive who can remember Trimingham's storefront from 1861. These photographs reveal a Front Street that is frozen…


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Exploring Fort Hamilton

Elizabeth Jones explores the heart and history of Fort Hamilton and its famous moat.   The Moat Our grandson is the first to notice the cannon that heralds the way to Fort Hamilton. He rushes towards it, points out that…


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Tourist in Your Own Town: 5 Iconic Bermuda Things to do this Weekend!

This weekend, reacquaint yourself with our history and culture by undertaking these 5 truly Bermudian things.   Enjoy our National Drink It was a dark and stormy night when the Sea Venture wrecked upon the Devil’s Isles, resulting in the…

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6 Things You Should Know About BAMZ

The Bermuda Aquarium, Museum & Zoo (or BAMZ as it's also known) has provided a haven for Bermudians of all ages for many years. Here are 6 things you probably don't already know about the much-loved facility.   1. BAMZ…