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3 Things to Know About Azura Right NOW

Azura Bermuda, the gorgeous hotel and residence resort on the South Shore where Surf Side Hotel had long sat, has come a long way in the last year. Here’s an update:   1. The very cool one-bedroom lofts are complete. These super chic units have two-storey-tall glass walls offering breathtaking views of the water. The glass windows and the bedroom area come with privacy screens which lower electronically from the ceiling. The loft portion contains the bedroom and a bathroom…


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Be a Good Neighbour: Hurricane Help

Helping each other in times of stress is not only neighbourly, but is also just the right thing to do. Hurricanes can cause pronounced damage to our little island, but they bring out the best in Bermuda’s community. Here are…


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Be a Good Neighbour: Welcome to the Neighbourhood!

When new people move into the neighbourhood, take the initiative to welcome them warmly and work to build a good rapport with them. Remember: every friend was once a stranger. Here are our favourite ways to welcome new folks to…


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Bermuda Beasts: Coney Fish

During offshore dives, fish enthusiasts may spot the grumpy deportment of the coney eyeing them from a hollow in the reef. The coney (Cephalopholis fulva) is an expressive fish with a large golden eye, and markings that can change colour…


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Be a Good Neighbour: Upping your Curb Appeal

Being a good neighbour is important wherever you go but is an essential part of living a happy life in Bermuda where our sense of community is strong. Committing to spruce up the exterior of your home and surrounding area…

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Why is Bermuda’s Sand Pink?

Bermuda’s characteristic pink sand is all down to one little invertebrate – the red foram (Homotrema rubrum). Like many sea creatures found in Bermuda, such as sally lightfoot crabs and West Indian top shells, red foraminifera take in calcium carbonate…