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Our Bermuda

15 Things: Jump Off the Rocks, any Rocks and the Higher the Better

Bermudians have always used the rocks at Admiralty House, Horseshoe Bay, and Diving Board Island as springboards for high-dives, back-flips and cannon-balls but it wasn’t until a group of young Bermudians started a series of videos called Falling of the Rock that cliff jumping in Bermuda became the “it-thing” to do. Since their first video in 2009, Bermuda’s Falling of the Rock group have earned (at time of print) an astounding 800,000 views on YouTube for the videos they have…


Our Bermuda

15 Things: Watch the Glow Worms

On the third night after full moon, precisely 56 minutes after sunset, the usually uneventful life of a female glowworms starts to get exciting. She springs up from her home on the ocean floor and heads for the surface of…


Our Bermuda

15 Things: Enjoy a Dark and Stormy

  It was a dark and stormy night when the Sea Venture wrecked upon the Devil’s Isles, resulting in the colonization of Bermuda in 1610, and it’s a Dark ‘n’ Stormy tradition that Bermudians enjoy 400-plus years later. Made with…


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10 Ways to Get on the Water This Summer (Even if You Don't Own a Boat)!

  1 Rent your personal pontoon party boat Pontoon boats, with their flat bottoms and wide beams, are built for comfort. They are a perfect self-drive boat rental for a family fun day on the water or a party with…


Our Bermuda

15 Things: Watch the Sunrise on a South Shore Beach

  Watching the sunrise with the sand between your toes is the perfect way to spend time with family. Bring along a delicious picnic breakfast (including the ingredients for a Tequila Sunrise!) and enjoy the sounds, smells and sights of…

Events

Earth Day 2012 – A Billion Acts of Green!

April 22 marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. Founder Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. senator from Wisconsin, was inspired by the student antiwar movement and the groundswell of protest generated…