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Dennis’ Hideaway

This article was taken from our archives. It first appeared in the May 1978 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did originally.  St David’s, it has often been said, is a most colourful area of Bermuda. And Dennis Lamb must surely be St. David’s most colourful character. I’d often suspected this, but I recently took some friends to his restaurant, Dennis’ Hideaway, to see for myself. The building is tucked away in a small bay and,…


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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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Virtual Tourist in Your Own Town: Celebrating the BEST of Bermuda

This weekend, we're celebrating the best our island has to offer.  1. Horseshoe Bay: 8th Best Beach in the World   2. Bermuda from Above and Below by James Doughty   3. Johnny Barnes: Mr. Happy Man   4. Love…


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5 Places You’ve Never Been To In Bermuda, Even If You Live Here

It really doesn't matter how long you've lived in Bermuda - we're betting that even if you claim to know our island through and through, there are parts of it you still have to explore. Here are 5 places in…

The Consummate Bermudian

Lobster Tales from Bermuda’s Outback

As remote as Bermuda is, our onshore environment is essentially suburban, with the wildlife consisting of birds, lizards and a bunch of feral cats and chickens. Almost nothing dangerous or exciting. Offshore is another story entirely, with our extensive coral…