Culture

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When is the Best Time to Pick Loquats?

With Bermuda loquats in full bloom, we are reminded of a "good one" Fiona Hatfield told a while back that we shared in The Bermudian's From The Crows Nest, a few years ago. A lovely English couple were visiting Bermuda last February. They were walking down a quiet road when they stopped to chat with two young Bermudian boys. Behind the boys they spotted a loquat tree laden with fruit not yet ripe, and not knowing, they asked the boys what the tree was. Their response (in a broad Bermudian accent) was, "Vel, dats a loquat tree....

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Tourist In Your Own Town: Fort St. Catherine, Paget Marsh and Verdmont House

Bermuda is a tiny island but we have lots of hidden gems that are worth exploring, or worth exploring again! Every week we pick out our favourite spots in Bermuda for you to visit.   Fort St. Catherine  With the recent development o...

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Happy Birthday to The Bermudian!

On February 15, 1930, the first issue of The Bermudian magazine was published! Back then The Bermudian only cost one shilling! In the first-ever issue, editor William D. Richardson included a special note to his readers:   Salutation ...

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8 Reasons to Love Bermuda: The People

How do we love thee, Bermuda? Let us count the ways. These 8 reasons to love our island were taken from “37 Reasons to Love Bermuda” which featured in our Winter 2018 issue.   We Take Pride in Our Flag Bermudians have always been...

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The Bermudian’s Almanac: Sir Michael Redgrave

This almanac was first published in The Bermudian in February 2003. Looking Back... Sir Michael Redgrave arrives at the airport in January 1978 with fellow actors and musicians to perform 'Sir Michael Redgrave and Shakespeare's People' for...

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5 CULTURAL Reasons to Love Bermuda

How do we love thee, Bermuda? Let us count the ways. These 5 cultural to reasons to love our island were taken from “37 Reasons to Love Bermuda” which featured in our Winter 2018 issue.   The Gombeys An intrinsic element of Bermu...