Tag: Bermuda tourism

Explore Bermuda’s World Heritage Forts Tour

Explore Bermuda’s World Heritage Forts Tour

The ‘Defenders Of Bermuda: World Heritage Forts Tour’ will take place on Kings Square in St. George’s on Wednesday and Saturday from 1.30pm to 3.30pm, offering people the opportunity to learn about the island’s people, stories and fortifications. The promotional flyer said, “The tours promise to allow you to imagine yourself... Read more of this article

Silver Spirit Cruise Ship Docks In Hamilton

Silver Spirit Cruise Ship Docks In Hamilton

The Silver Spirit cruise ship sailed into Hamilton this morning [Nov 21], carrying an estimated 523 passengers and 370 crew. According to this year’s cruise ship schedule, the 642-foot long ship was scheduled to make two calls to Bermuda; the first in April stopping in St George’s and this visit to Hamilton.The island is now coming to the... Read more of this article

Four Bermuda Hotels On “Best Resort” List

Four Bermuda Hotels On “Best Resort” List

Condé Nast Traveler recently released their “Best Resorts in the Atlantic: Readers’ Choice Awards 2014″, with four Bermuda resorts among the top 15, with The Reefs taking the number one spot with a score of 89.191.The Reefs [pictured] claimed the top spot with a score of 89.191, while Rosewood Tucker’s Point was ranked number... Read more of this article

BTA Video: “The Bermuda Spirit Of Resilience”

BTA Video: “The Bermuda Spirit Of Resilience”

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] has released a video showcasing Bermuda’s recovery after Hurricane Gonzalo, saying it was a “testament to Bermuda’s resilience and fortitude.” The BTA said, “In the days after Hurricane Gonzalo hit an undeniable sense of unity, cooperation and generosity emerged as the island started to literally... Read more of this article

Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Ship Cancels Visit

Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Ship Cancels Visit

The Celebrity Eclipse cruise ship was scheduled to arrive in Bermuda tomorrow [Nov 19], however has cancelled their planned visit to Bermuda due to “unfavourable trans-Atlantic weather” delaying the departure from Southampton, U.K. According to this year’s cruise ship schedule, the Celebrity Eclipse was scheduled to make two calls... Read more of this article

BTA Report On International Media Coverage

BTA Report On International Media Coverage

Media outlets around the world are highlighting Bermuda’s prominence in the world of perfume and dive tourism, the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] said. “Bermuda is on the map in two high-end categories that set us apart from our competitors,” said BTA CEO Bill Hanbury. “Celebrity journalist Peter Greenberg says in his famous book about the... Read more of this article

Visitor Information Centre Improvement Plans

Visitor Information Centre Improvement Plans

A multiyear plan to enhance Visitor Information Centres [VIC] across the island will continue in January 2015 when the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] takes over visitor information services at the Royal Naval Dockyard, the BTA said. The current VIC vendor agreement in Dockyard terminates December 31, 2014. The  BTA said the “strategy shift... Read more of this article

PLP & Minister On Ariel Sands Redevelopment

PLP & Minister On Ariel Sands Redevelopment

Following the groundbreaking ceremony held at Ariel Sands, the Opposition asked for clarification of “when in fact they anticipate submitting the requisite plans,” with Home Affairs Minister Michael Fahy calling their statement  ”sad and desperate.” The ground breaking for the project — which the recent Throne Speech... Read more of this article

BTA Release Results, Launch New Marketing

BTA Release Results, Launch New Marketing

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] released their latest quarterly report and said they are “launching a fresh marketing strategy this month, the first major creative shift in Bermuda’s positioning since the BTA was formed earlier this year. A statement from the BTA said, “The new approach focuses on experiential travel – telling rich,... Read more of this article

$250,000: Tour Bus Unique Vacations For Sale

$250,000: Tour Bus Unique Vacations For Sale

Luxury tour bus operator Unique Vacations is listed for sale with an asking price of $250K, Firm Advisory said today. A statement from the company said, “Offering guided sightseeing and personalized tours of the Island, the business has trade relationships enabling pre- arrangement of tours and groups through direct contact or through the cruise... Read more of this article


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