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The Bermudian’s Almanac: The Floral Pageant, 1930

This almanac was first published in The Bermudian in May 2002.   Looking Back... Dignitaries enjoy the first all-Bermuda Floral Pageant on April 27, 1930 beneath awnings at the old Hamilton Hotel. The parade was a regular feature during the 1930's and was revived in the early 1950's after a break during the 1940's. It continued until 1968, the year a riot broke out. Plans to bring back the parade were hampered by the shortage of flowers as more and more land was lost to development.   As a Matter of Fact May 24 has ...

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Tourist In Your Own Town: BSOA, Church Bay & Fairmont Southampton

This weekend venture outside your usual routine and visit some of Bermuda's most interesting and scenic locations.   Bermuda Society of Arts, Hamilton Recently honored in the Best of Bermuda Awards, the BSoA has earned its title as t...

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Vintage End-to-End

This year's End-to-End race will take place on Saturday, May 4th and there's still time to sign-up - click here to do so! In celebration of the annual event, we're taking a look back at vintage End-to-End photographs, we hope you enjoy them as ...

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5 More Places In Bermuda You’ve Probably Never Been To, Even If You’re A Local

How many of these perhaps lesser known local attractions have you visited?   Admiral’s Cave, Hamilton Parish This cave is so named because a British admiral was known to use troops to excavate and send cave formations back to the U...

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9 Theories Explaining the Mystery of the Bermuda Triangle

On September 17, 1950, a man named Edward Van Winkle Jones published an article in the Miami Herald that would condemn every Bermudian to a lifetime of fielding somewhat mildly infuriating questions about the Bermuda Triangle. The story has been...

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Tourist in Your Own Town: BAMZ, National Trust Museum and the Frog & Onion Pub and Restaurant

This weekend, explore and indulge in some of Bermuda's best attractions. Kids will love visiting BAMZ and the Bermuda National Trust Museum and learning unique facts about Bermuda's history and ecosystem. A trip to the famous Frog & Onion Pu...