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ClearView Suites & Villas Property For Sale

ClearView Suites & Villas Property For Sale

[Written by Don Burgess] The iconic ClearView Suites & Villas are for sale. The hotel property on Sandy Lane as well as a nature reserve lot on North Shore and a property across the street on Sleepy Hollow are available to be purchased. In total, 22,795 square feet of property across 3.9 developed and undeveloped land is being listed by Rego Sotheby’s... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Let’s Pull Together And Just Do It’

Column: ‘Let’s Pull Together And Just Do It’

[Opinion column written by Glenn Fubler] A few years ago, my wife and I received a call from our daughter, telling us the surprising news that she was pregnant. Initially, I had some concerns due the circumstances, but within a short time I caught myself, realizing that my wonderful daughter and our family were being offered a ‘gift’ – the miracle... Read more of this article

BTA: Interactive Visitor Engagement Area At AC

BTA: Interactive Visitor Engagement Area At AC

The Bermuda Tourism Authority will unveil an interactive visitor engagement area in the America’s Cup Race Village to encourage spectators to get out and see the rest of the island before and after race events or on days when no is racing scheduled. The BTA said, “A team from the Bermuda Tourism Authority will staff the space to highlight Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Spectator Yacht Arrives At Tucker’s Point

Spectator Yacht Arrives At Tucker’s Point

The Mariner III Spectator Yacht has arrived to the Harbour Beach dock at Rosewood Tucker’s Point and is ready to set sail in celebration of the America’s Cup. A spokesperson said, “Built in 1926, the classic 122 foot-long motor yacht features a large open deck that will offer viewing of the race course. Guests will spend the day enjoying exclusive... Read more of this article

First World Triathlon Series To Be In April 2018

First World Triathlon Series To Be In April 2018

The Bermuda Tourism Authority and the International Triathlon Union [ITU] have signed a three-year contract to host World Triathlon Series events, with the first race to be held on April 28, 2018. Bermuda Tourism Authority CEO Kevin Dallas said, “Our warm climate in April offers perfect conditions for racing. We invite triathletes to enjoy some early... Read more of this article

Design Chosen For Bermuda Triangle Landmark

Design Chosen For Bermuda Triangle Landmark

A panel of judges representing eight local organisations has selected the winning design for a new Bermuda Triangle art installation at Clearwater Beach, with Bermudian Shane Mora being chosen following a Request for Proposal [RFP] process that inspired eleven qualified submissions. The BTA said, “The objective of the installation is to create... Read more of this article

Govt To Drill Well, Provide Water, Fix Roads

Govt To Drill Well, Provide Water, Fix Roads

Under an agreement with Hotelco Bermuda — the company scheduled to develop the new hotel in St George’s — the Government has committed to drill one additional water well at the site, install a back-up generator, provide free metered water for three years not to exceed $300,000 per year, construct a new public road, repair access roads,... Read more of this article

Bascome: Hotel Sale Is “Another Milestone”

Bascome: Hotel Sale Is “Another Milestone”

“Today we celebrate yet another milestone for Bermuda in the East End of the island with the sale of the Rosewood Tucker’s Point Resort to TP Holdco Limited, which is a Bermuda registered company and a subsidiary of Gencom Limited,” Junior Minister of Tourism Kenneth Bascome said in the House of Assembly today [May 19]. Mr Bascome said,... Read more of this article

JetBlue’s New Year Round Service Welcomed

JetBlue’s New Year Round Service Welcomed

Officials were on hand today [May 18] to welcome the Jet Blue flight from Boston, which marks the beginning of a year round service between Boston and Bermuda, which for the past ten years has been seasonal.Speaking at the airport today, Minister of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities Michael Fahy said, “Good afternoon Ms Cortes, colleagues... Read more of this article

Kinezumi Water Sports To Expand Offerings

Kinezumi Water Sports To Expand Offerings

In 2016, Kinezumi Water Sports introduced the Seabreacher and Jetovator to Bermuda, and the company has now added jet ski tours and banana boat rides to their list of offerings. A spokesperson said, “The Seabreacher is the ultimate in adventurous thrill seeking water sports activity. It visually appears like a shark, moves like an exotic sports... Read more of this article

Gencom Purchases Rosewood Tucker’s Point

Gencom Purchases Rosewood Tucker’s Point

Rosewood Tucker’s Point Hotel and Resort has been purchased by an affiliate of Gencom, a Miami, Florida firm, and the announcement said the “Gencom-led purchaser will invest an additional $25 million in a comprehensive renovation at the 200-acre property as well as additional follow-on commitments for future development. ” Financial... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Celebration In St. George’s

Photos & Video: Celebration In St. George’s

Minister of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities Michael Fahy, St George’s MP Kenny Bascome, St. George’s Mayor Quinell Francis, BTA CEO Kevin Dallas, BTA Chief Product & Experience Officer Pat Phillip-Fairn and representatives from NCL Cruise Line gathered in the east end today to celebrate their “great collaboration, “shared... Read more of this article

Tourism Ministry: Increase In Canadian Visitors

Tourism Ministry: Increase In Canadian Visitors

[Updated] “The number of Canadians arriving in Bermuda for the first quarter this year improved by 35 per cent, compared to the first three months of 2016, according to visitor arrival data from the Bermuda Tourism Authority,” the Ministry of Tourism said today. “The largest percentage increase of any country with direct air service... Read more of this article