Tag: Bermuda tourism

Video: “What I Love About Bermuda” Part III

Video: “What I Love About Bermuda” Part III

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] has released the third in their series of “What I Love About Bermuda” videos, which are designed to showcase what locals and visitors love about the island. The first one was released in September 2014 and has gained over 11,000 views; while the second video in the series has attained over 8,000 views... Read more of this article

Glenn Jones To Transition To Full Time At BTA

Glenn Jones To Transition To Full Time At BTA

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] will transition Glenn Jones from a part-time role to a fulltime one after a four-month stint with the organization. Mr Jones was brought onboard as Stakeholder Relations Advisor in September 2014 and will begin a new role as Director of Public & Stakeholder Relations, January 16, 2015. “We conducted an extensive... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Vacation Rental Market Under Review

Bermuda’s Vacation Rental Market Under Review

The Bermuda Tourism Authority is writing a White Paper on the Island’s vacation rental market and wants to hear the public’s input, starting with a discussion on the topic at a Bermuda Tourism Summit next week. The BTA said, “A BTA working group has been studying the issue for months and is preparing a presentation for summit attendees. The... Read more of this article

Norwegian Breakaway & Dawn To Return In 2016

Norwegian Breakaway & Dawn To Return In 2016

Both the Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Dawn cruise ships are set to return to Bermuda next year, with the cruise line’s website saying the Breakaway will sail from New York from April through October 23, while the Dawn will sail from Boston. Norwegian Cruise Line’s website said, “Norwegian will continue its tradition of sailing... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tourism Authority Partners With Orbitz

Bermuda Tourism Authority Partners With Orbitz

The Bermuda Tourism Authority has partnered with leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide to launch “Orbitz Originals: Bermuda – Proper Fun,” a seven-part online video series that is co-hosted by award-winning travel experts Richard Bangs and Lisa Ellen Niver and is available for viewing here on Orbitz’s website. Screenshot from the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Tourism Industry Summit To Be Held

Bermuda Tourism Industry Summit To Be Held

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] will be holding their first-ever Bermuda Tourism Summit on January 21, where a range of industry topics will be discussed. The BTA said the summit “will focus on what’s planned for the year ahead including BTA strategies for growing the number of visitors, the implementation of national service standards... Read more of this article

Mark Anderson Wins VIP Sunshine Award

Mark Anderson Wins VIP Sunshine Award

Mark Anderson, who won the Visitor Industry Partnership’s Sunshine Award, recently received his Sunshine Award pin and certificate from the Minister of Tourism Shawn Crockwell at a congratulatory lunch. This quarterly programme is sponsored by the Bermuda Tourism Authority and is designed to highlight a Bermuda resident who has gone ‘above and beyond’... Read more of this article

BTA CEO On Bermuda & Caribbean Influences

BTA CEO On Bermuda & Caribbean Influences

Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] CEO Bill Hanbury moved to clarify the recent statement about identifying “Bermuda as an Atlantic instead of a Caribbean destination,” saying that “we wouldn’t dream of distancing Bermuda from its Caribbean influences, it’s what makes us special,” as does our British heritage. Mr. Hanbury... Read more of this article

Video: “Seven Habits Of Highly Effective BTA”

Video: “Seven Habits Of Highly Effective BTA”

Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] CEO Bill Hanbury addressed the Rotary Club of Hamilton meeting held at the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club yesterday [Jan 6], speaking to the audience about “seven habits of a highly effective BTA.” The slides used in Mr. Hanbury’s presentation outlined the “seven habits of a highly effective... Read more of this article

Video: A Bermuda Cruise Vacation In 1936

Video: A Bermuda Cruise Vacation In 1936

Bermuda has long been a vacation destination, with this 1936 video highlighting some of the favorite spots on the island for cruise ship passengers arriving aboard the SS Berengaria. The video opens by highlighting the vessel itself, quickly showing the stark differences – and some of the similarities – between the 1936 Berengaria and modern... Read more of this article


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