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Photos: Minister & MP Visit Tuckers Point Hotel

Photos: Minister & MP Visit Tuckers Point Hotel

The Minister of Economic Development & Tourism Jamahl Simmons and MP Tinee Furbert today [Sept 27] observed World Tourism Day and used the opportunity to meet with staff and greet visitors at Rosewood Tuckers Point Hotel, touring the hotel with the General Manager, Paul Telford. Observed annually on September 27th, World Tourism Day was started... Read more of this article

Oceania To Tee It Up & Set Sail For Bermuda

Oceania To Tee It Up & Set Sail For Bermuda

For the first-ever golf-themed cruise voyage to Bermuda, The Travel Mechanic and Oceania Cruises have selected Bermuda-based Par 3 Consulting as golf delivery partner for the 2018 cruise season, tje BTA said today. Jennie Mechanic, CEO of the Travel Mechanic said, “We are thrilled to have partnered with Oceania Cruises and Par 3 Consulting to launch... Read more of this article

Tourism Application Process Closes Friday

Tourism Application Process Closes Friday

More than 50 submissions have been received so far in the Bermuda Tourism Authority Tourism Experiences Investment Process, with the application process closing on Friday [Sept 29]. A spokesperson said, “The applications best aligned with the overall tourism strategy receive investment funds or marketing support as part of a programme that helps... Read more of this article

Norwegian Breakaway Departing A Day Early

Norwegian Breakaway Departing A Day Early

Norwegian Cruise Line said that the Norwegian Breakaway will be departing Bermuda a day early this week to avoid the path of hurricanes in the Atlantic. The announcement on the cruise line’s website said, “At Norwegian Cruise Line, the safety and security of our guests and crew is of the utmost importance. “The company is closely watching... Read more of this article

Aurora Cruise Ship Makes First Visit To Island

Aurora Cruise Ship Makes First Visit To Island

A Bermuda delegation participated in a welcome and plaque exchange aboard the MS Aurora, during the ship’s short stay at King’s Wharf, Royal Naval Dockyard this week. Deputy Premier and Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs, Walter Roban led the delegation aboard the Bermuda-registered luxury liner which arrived from the port of Charleston,... Read more of this article

MP Ming Congratulates Tobacco Bay Beach

MP Ming Congratulates Tobacco Bay Beach

St George’s North MP Renee Ming extended her congratulations to the operators, Beach Boys Ltd, and the staff at Tobacco Bay Beach for winning the ‘Expert’s Choice Award.’Ms Ming said, “I extend hearty congratulations to the operators, Beach Boys Ltd, and the staff at the Tobacco Bay Beach for winning the TripExpert, ‘Expert’s... Read more of this article

‘Disturbed With Findings, Lack Of Accountability’

‘Disturbed With Findings, Lack Of Accountability’

[Updated with BTA response] In providing an update on the audit of the Bermuda Tourism Authority, Minister of Economic Development and Tourism Jamahl Simmons said he was “quite disturbed with its findings and the lack of accountability.” Speaking in the House of Assembly today, Minister Simmons said, “In planning and performing the... Read more of this article

Tobacco Bay Wins 2017 Experts’ Choice Award

Tobacco Bay Wins 2017 Experts’ Choice Award

Tobacco Bay was announced as a winner of the TripExpert Experts’ Choice Award, which recognizes the best attractions around the world based on reviews by journalists and professional travel writers.With recommendations from reviewers such as Lonely Planet and Fodor’s, Tobacco Bay is featured on TripExpert.com as one of the best attractions... Read more of this article

Fairmont Southampton ‘Temperature Guarantee’

Fairmont Southampton ‘Temperature Guarantee’

Fairmont Southampton is now offering a money-back guarantee for weather conditions, with the hotel saying if the daytime temperature does not reach at least 71F from November until December 2017, or 63F from January until March 2018, the hotel room for that night will be free.The hotel’s announcement said, “For vacation from November 2017... Read more of this article

World Triathlon Event Business Opportunities

World Triathlon Event Business Opportunities

“New opportunities have emerged for entrepreneurs and small business owners as a result of the ITU World Triathlon Series coming to Bermuda,” the Bermuda Tourism Authority said today.“WTSBDA Ltd., the entity managing the event, released 16 requests for proposal documents on its website today in an effort to recruit locals to work... Read more of this article

52 People Attend Tourism Investment Workshop

52 People Attend Tourism Investment Workshop

Fifty-two people attended the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s series of workshops designed to help tourism industry ideas get off the ground, which marks the highest number to participate in the workshops since the Tourism Investment Experiences Programme began in 2014. “Entrepreneurs now have until September 29th, 2017 to submit their applications... Read more of this article

‘The Wondering Dreamer’ Highlights Bermuda

‘The Wondering Dreamer’ Highlights Bermuda

Jess Meyrick, also known on Instagram as ‘The Wondering Dreamer,’ regularly shares stunning photos of Bermuda to her 25.8k followers. “It would be virtually impossible to not fall in love with Bermuda,” the insta-star told Bernews. “The moment I moved to Bermuda, I noticed a growth increase and I love receiving messages... Read more of this article

800 Delegates Expected To Attend Conference

800 Delegates Expected To Attend Conference

“A solutions-oriented approach by the Bermuda Tourism Authority is credited for landing a major conference typically too large for the island given limited meeting space and hotel inventory,” the BTA said today. “The Canadian Investment Institute Conference will convene in Bermuda this November, bringing 800 delegates between the 19th... Read more of this article