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Bermuda Awarded Best Weekend Destination

Bermuda Awarded Best Weekend Destination

Bermuda was recently awarded the Best Weekend Destination in World by readers of Global Traveler magazine. “The Global Traveler magazine has 300,000 readers and connects with U.S. based frequent, affluent, international travelers. Bermuda was recognized during the sixth annual Leisure Lifestyle Awards ceremony in Los Angeles. Each year, Global... Read more of this article

$125K Sponsorship: Bermuda Heroes Weekend

$125K Sponsorship: Bermuda Heroes Weekend

[Updated] The Government announced sponsorship of the 2018 Heroes Weekend Carnival for $125,000 saying this “dynamic new partnership will ensure that Heroes’ Weekend Carnival is sustained long into the future and will be cemented onto Bermuda’s Social and Cultural calendar.” Speaking in the House of Assembly today [June 15], Minister... Read more of this article

Interested In Running Shelly Bay Concession?

Interested In Running Shelly Bay Concession?

If you are interested in operating a concession at Shelly Bay, the Bermuda Tourism Authority is inviting you to fill out an online expression of interest form and consider their info session for entrepreneurs on June 19th at 6:30pm at Francis Patton School.A spokesperson said, “We’re excited about the possibility of a new concession area at Shelly... Read more of this article

Rosewood Bermuda Unveils $25M Renovations

Rosewood Bermuda Unveils $25M Renovations

Rosewood Bermuda has unveiled a comprehensive renovation, including 88 elevated guestrooms, a redesigned lobby, and more. Last year the owners announced that Rosewood Bermuda — formerly known as Rosewood Tucker’s Point — would temporarily close to “undergo a comprehensive $25 million re-imagination”, included a redesign of the guestrooms,... Read more of this article

Loren Named One Of World’s Best New Hotels

Loren Named One Of World’s Best New Hotels

The Loren has been named one of the “world’s best new hotels” by private jet lifestyle magazine Elite Traveler, who called it a “striking modern boutique property” with “gorgeous ocean views.” The story said, “The newest hotel in Bermuda—the country’s first new-build hotel in 45 years, in fact—is a striking... Read more of this article

$100,000 Purse In New Bermuda 3s Golf Event

$100,000 Purse In New Bermuda 3s Golf Event

The Bermuda 3s presented by Goslings, a new team par 3 golf championship matching Pro-Am teams from four international territories will be held October 21-26, 2018 in Bermuda. PGA Professionals will captain and compete individually for a $100,000 purse. The event is the creation of two golf industry veterans, former PGA of America chief executive Joe... Read more of this article

Washington Mall: Pop-Up Visitor Service Centre

Washington Mall: Pop-Up Visitor Service Centre

A Pop-up Visitor Services Centre is now open in Hamilton at the Washington Mall, the BTA said, explaining that a range of visitor services and information provided by knowledgeable Visitor Service Centre staff are available on the first level near the Delta Airlines ticket office.“This pop-up location offering experience and event bookings and... Read more of this article

Carnival Horizon Makes Inaugural Call To Island

Carnival Horizon Makes Inaugural Call To Island

Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport Walter Roban led a Bermuda delegation aboard the Carnival Horizon on Saturday morning [May 26] to mark the ship’s inaugural visit to the island. In for the day out of New York just prior to its return voyage, Carnival Horizon is the newest cruise ship built for Carnival Cruise Line, and the second of Carnival’s... Read more of this article

JetBlue Unveils Fleet Of Twizys In Bermuda

JetBlue Unveils Fleet Of Twizys In Bermuda

JetBlue unveiled a fleet of JetBlue-branded electric Twizy cars at today’s [May 25] Bermuda Day parade, becoming the first airline to brand the vehicles. A spokesperson said, “The unique JetBlue “livery,” in hues as vibrant as Bermuda’s world-famous waters and vistas, celebrates the airline’s commitment to Bermuda in a car that is an... Read more of this article

Disney Cruise Line To Visit Bermuda In 2019

Disney Cruise Line To Visit Bermuda In 2019

Disney cruise line recently announced their fall 2019 lineup, confirming that they will visit Bermuda again, with the Disney Magic ship set to visit the island late next year. The cruise line will visit Bermuda this year with the Bermuda Tourism Authority previously noting that it will be the “first-ever time Disney Cruise Line has come to Bermuda”... Read more of this article

Minister Simmons’ Trip To LA Cost $2,102

Minister Simmons’ Trip To LA Cost $2,102

A trip in May 2018 by Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Jamahl Simmons to Los Angeles for Global Traveler Leisure Lifestyle Award cost $2,102.13, according to a recent listing on the Government’s travel webpage. The trip duration was listed as from May 9, 2018 – May 12, 2018, and the web page listing said, “The Ministry of Economic... Read more of this article

Dockyard Vendors Looking Forward To Season

Dockyard Vendors Looking Forward To Season

Vendors in Dockyard are gearing up for a busy season as Bermuda prepares to host 180 cruise ships bringing thousands more visitors than last year. Top Dog, Duch Pops, 9 Parishes, Positive Energy, Churchill’s Ltd and Bermuda Fudge Co all have their stalls up and running near the new Visitor Information Centre. Sunset Studio will join them from August,... Read more of this article

Family Travel Group To Hold Summit in Bermuda

Family Travel Group To Hold Summit in Bermuda

Family Travel Association will hold its annual summit in Bermuda this October, part of what the Bermuda Tourism Authority says is a renewed focus on attracting young families to the island for vacation. Bermuda’s latest tourism industry numbers released yesterday show growth across all age categories, including children under 17-years-old. BTA CEO... Read more of this article