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The Best Places to Watch Glow Worms

In order to view the glowworms, you have to sync up with their mating schedule. Two nights after the full moon and 56 minutes after sunset, glow worms can be seen taking part in bioluminescent spawning events that last between 10 and 30 minutes. Here are some of the best places to look for glow worms tonight!   Flatt’s Inlet There are two public places in Flatt’s to watch the glowworms. One is the dock that stretches out in front…


Hurricane Season 2019

The History of Hurricanes in Bermuda

It’s no secret that Bermuda has a long-standing relationship with hurricanes. In fact, if it weren’t for the hurricane of 1609, the Sea Venture would not have run aground on Bermuda’s reefs and our tiny island would have gone uncolonized.…


Hurricane Season 2019

The 411 on Hurricanes

Hurricane season is officially here. But, what exactly does that mean, and why? From this year's names to why they happen, here is our Hurricane 101.   First thing is first, what is a hurricane? Before a storm becomes a…


Hurricane Season 2019

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

With the height of hurricane season here, it’s important to know exactly what you need to do to prepare for an impending storm. To make your home a safe zone, follow these guidelines in the days leading up to the…


Hurricane Season 2019

How to Survive a Storm

Now that you've finished prepping for a storm (as per our definitive list of hurricane preparedness) all there is to do is wait it out in the safety of your home but as Bermudians know from experience, that is easier…

Hurricane Season 2019

A Look Back at Hurricane Fabian

This article was taken from our archives. It first appeared in the October 2003 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did originally.   In a matter of hours on September 5, the Bermuda landscape was changed…