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8 Stunning Vintage Shots of Bermuda’s Shores

Can you can guess where these striking shots were taken? Some of these beaches or seascapes are unrecognisable to the younger generation. As hurricanes rip across our shores they change the cliff faces and sandy bays year by year. Reacquaint yourself with the vistas of yesteryear as these photos take you on a journey through the shores of time. Mid-Ocean Beach Club Hamilton Harbour Castle Harbour Arches of a Rock formation


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Harsh History: The Bermuda Conference of 1939

This article was taken from our archives. It comes from the May 2005 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did originally. A look at Bermuda's role in the discrimination of Jews and the infamous Bermuda Conference…


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Denslow’s Bermuda Fairytale

After the success of The Wizard of Oz, the book’s eccentric illustrator W.W. Denslow moved to Bermuda in search of inspiration and infamy. "Where is Bermuda?” said the Lion anxiously. “Is it a wild place, and is the voyage a…


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The 411 on Shipwrecks: 12 Wrecks You Should Know

With more shipwrecks per square mile than anywhere else in the world, Bermuda is known as the shipwreck capital of the Atlantic. It’s no wonder why Bermuda was once known as the Devil’s Isle as the constellation of reefs that…


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Where I Grew Up: Sharon Wilson, North Shore, Pembroke

Sharon Wilson’s art studio is in Turtle Place, Southampton, and it is here that over the years she has created the pastel and encaustic paintings of Bermudian children, families and neighbours for which she has become so renowned. However, the…

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12 of Bermuda’s BEST Historic Sites

Bermuda is a small island, which means that everything needed for a nation's infrastructure is packed close together. Everywhere has a story to go with it from the centuries of human history the island has experienced, and the millions of…