Tag: Bermuda tourism

Bermuda Places Fourth In Hotels.com Ranking

Bermuda Places Fourth In Hotels.com Ranking

In a list compiled by Hotels.com, based on information from its database of millions of guest reviews of hotel rooms, Bermuda ranked as the fourth most popular international traveler destination in the world, with an average guest ranking of 4.1. Tying with five other locales for the fourth spot, including Ireland, New Zealand, Ecuador, Portugal, and... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Minister Joins Motorcyclists

Photos & Videos: Minister Joins Motorcyclists

The Bermuda Long Riders Motorcycle Club and Association [BLRMCA] hosted a Harley Davidson ride today [June 21] with members from ETA Motorcycle Cruises arriving on the Explorer of the Seas cruise ship this morning joining the local riders on a tour ride across the island.After fueling up their cycles at Boaz Island Shell, the contingent of large motorcycles... Read more of this article

Veendam Confirms Six Bermuda Trips In 2015

Veendam Confirms Six Bermuda Trips In 2015

After their initial announcement earlier this year that they would be returning to Hamilton in 2015, Holland America Line confirmed they will offer six seven-day cruises aboard the Veendam to Bermuda next year. Sailing roundtrip from Boston, six departures will sail in May, June and July, and feature three days and nights at Hamilton. “We know our... Read more of this article

Harley Riders To Cruise Bermuda Roadways

Harley Riders To Cruise Bermuda Roadways

The Bermuda Long Riders Motorcycle Club and Association [BLRMCA] will be hosting a Harley Davidson ride on June 21. Bikes and riders will greet guests from their ship at 8.00am in Dockyard before setting off for the day’s ride. The “RollingTthunder” route will include:8.15am – Boaz Island Shell to gas up 8.30am – Leave... Read more of this article

Opinion: John Holdipp On Why BTA “Will Fail”

Opinion: John Holdipp On Why BTA “Will Fail”

[Opinion column written by John H. Holdipp III] The purpose of inventing a variety of teams to herald in so-called new wheels of direction, is simply to position any chance of failure as the responsibility of others and not that of the elected officials. Tourism Minister Shawn Crockwell and former Attorney General Mark Pettingill spent tens of thousands... Read more of this article

Thousands “Visit” Bermuda Via Online Webcam

Thousands “Visit” Bermuda Via Online Webcam

In April 2013, at the instigation Willy Freeman of the Royal Naval Dockyard and in partnership with the National Museum of Bermuda, PTZtv.com installed a live streaming webcam on the corner of Commissioner’s House, with internet feed provided free by Logic Communications. The live streaming can be seen on portbermudawebcam.com. In the first 12... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Fairmont’s Upgrade Progress

Photos & Video: Fairmont’s Upgrade Progress

The Fairmont Hamilton Princess has taken the time to show off its newly renovated Poinciana Wing, including 69 rooms, the addition of a marina and an infinity pool, and the recent opening of the 1609 bar and restaurant. Roydell Neverson, the Director of Rooms at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel, said, “We’re very excited. We started... Read more of this article

Burrows Appointed BTA Chief Investment Officer

Burrows Appointed BTA Chief Investment Officer

Roland Andy Burrows has been appointed the Chief Investment Officer of the Bermuda Tourism Authority. As Chief Investment Officer (CIO), Mr. Burrows will be instrumental in redefining the future for investment in the tourism industry for Bermuda. He’ll be responsible for identifying, developing and cultivating investment across the industry, from... Read more of this article

Dr Iverson: Marine Reserve Could Boost Tourism

Dr Iverson: Marine Reserve Could Boost Tourism

Tourism economist, Dr. Tom Iverson returned to Bermuda this week, discussing the potential for jobs and the economic driver that a marine reserve could be for the island. He revisited his earlier study on the economic impact of a marine reserve , by analyzing current statistics and placing his results into the current Bermuda tourism climate and context. Dr.... Read more of this article

Samuelsson At HP Restaurant To Open June 3

Samuelsson At HP Restaurant To Open June 3

On June 3, 2014, acclaimed chef Marcus Samuelsson will open a two month pop-up restaurant, Samuelsson at HP at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess hotel. The pop-up is a preview of the new signature restaurant set to open at the hotel in May 2015. A spokesperson said, “Chef Samuelsson has crafted a vibrant menu that celebrates Bermudian culture and... Read more of this article


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