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7 of the Most Iconic Places in Bermuda to Visit

Without visitors to the island, some of Bermuda's most iconic locations are lacking in foot traffic. So, take this time to explore Bermuda and learn more about our island's unique and fascinating history.    1. The Town of St. George St. George's is where the story of Bermuda's settlement began. When survivors of the Sea Venture shipwreck came to shore at the eastern end of the island, they named it St. George after the patron saint of England. Later, the…


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8 Bermuda Beaches from Way Back When

How much have these beaches and bays changed over the decades? Some very little, others quite a bit. Which is your favourite?   [caption id="attachment_17645" align="aligncenter" width="800"] St. Catherine's Beach[/caption]       [caption id="attachment_17643" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Church Bay[/caption]  …


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The History of The Constellation Shipwreck

Bermudian salvage missions recovered much of the Constellation's cargo, including sealed glass vials of medicine which were completely intact. These would go on to inspire 'Jaws' author Peter Benchley to write his second book.   Early History The boat had…


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Into the Ocean: West Whale Bay

Whale Bay Park consists of a grassy field and small area of woodland surrounding a nearby nineteenth century fort, which now overlooks Port Royal Golf Course. Like Church Bay, West Whale Bay is tucked below a clifftop although the incline…


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A Bermuda Summer Bucket List

Despite the restrictions imposed on us by COVID-19, Summer is officially here and there are plenty of ways to celebrate while still social distancing. Here are some of our favourites.    1. Bodysurf the South Shore You probably haven’t been…

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Around The Sound

Although Harrington Sound is a place of great scenic beauty, it is also unique from a biological and geological point of view. We Explore its distinctive waters, wildlife and surroundings. At first glance, Harrington Sound on a small tourist map…