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Photos: Work Continues At Horseshoe Bay

Photos: Work Continues At Horseshoe Bay

Work continues to take place at Horseshoe Bay Beach, with the aim of “improving the user experience” and “increasing the ease of transport and accessibility” at the popular south shore beach. The work is scheduled to include the construction of a new timber pedestrian boardwalk; the repositioning of existing asphalt roadway;... Read more of this article

“Most Beautiful Pink Sand Beaches In World”

“Most Beautiful Pink Sand Beaches In World”

Bermuda has secured two of the positions in MSN’s recent look at “The Eight Most Beautiful Pink Sand Beaches in the World,” with both Elbow Beach and Horseshoe Bay Beach making the cut. The story said, “What makes a pink sand beach – a million pieces of shattered coral? A trick of the eye and the light? On Harbour Island... Read more of this article

Video: BTA Beach Economy Vision Presentation

Video: BTA Beach Economy Vision Presentation

“The Bermuda pink sand beach experience must be iconic, memorable for its natural beauty complemented by cleanliness and casual amenities that are culturally authentic,” according to the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s Beach Economy Vision.The island’s “Beach Economy Vision” was the subject of today’s [May 10]... Read more of this article

Man Aids Woman Caught In Bermuda Rip Current

Man Aids Woman Caught In Bermuda Rip Current

A Canadian woman enjoying a vacation in Bermuda last month found herself in need of aid while swimming at a private beach, paving the way for a stranger with close Canadian ties of his own to come to her rescue. A CBC story says, “Marge Rabouin, from St. Andrews West southeast of Ottawa, travelled to Bermuda in late July with her grandson. They... Read more of this article

Video: Plastic Pollution In Bermuda’s Waters

Video: Plastic Pollution In Bermuda’s Waters

The Race for Water Odyssey crew visited Bermuda recently, having traveled from the Azores as part of their 300-day expedition that is studying the impact of plastic pollution in the ocean globally. That study continued on the island, with the crews work captured on camera and released to the public. A video released by the team features Anne Hyde of... Read more of this article

Beach Art Workshops At Horseshoe Bay Beach

Beach Art Workshops At Horseshoe Bay Beach

A handful of sand sculpting enthusiasts braved Saturday’s [March 21] rain to learn tips and techniques from the Beach Art Festival‘s guest beach artist Tony Plant, from Cornwall, England. With the weather clearing just in time for the workshop’s 3.00pm start, everyone in attendance was able to learn from the experienced beach artist. Beach... Read more of this article

EY Bermuda Coastal Cleanup On Weekend

EY Bermuda Coastal Cleanup On Weekend

The EY Bermuda Coastal Cleanup will take place on Saturday, September 20, 2014 and Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] has said that they are “delighted to welcome EY as the sponsor.” A spokesperson said, “Bermuda has hundreds of coves and beaches and miles of shoreline, so there are opportunities for more teams and more volunteers to sign... Read more of this article

Govt. Reminds Of Public Beach Protocols

Govt. Reminds Of Public Beach Protocols

The Department of Parks is reminding the public of its policy on waste disposal and collection and horse-riding on beaches, outlining the rules and regulations in place for both as the summer season gets underway. A spokesperson said, “The Department of Parks collects trash Monday through Friday, and on Sundays. Unfortunately there can be a build-up... Read more of this article