Tag: Bermuda tourism

BTA Release Results, Launch New Marketing

BTA Release Results, Launch New Marketing

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] released their latest quarterly report and said they are “launching a fresh marketing strategy this month, the first major creative shift in Bermuda’s positioning since the BTA was formed earlier this year. A statement from the BTA said, “The new approach focuses on experiential travel – telling rich,... Read more of this article

$250,000: Tour Bus Unique Vacations For Sale

$250,000: Tour Bus Unique Vacations For Sale

Luxury tour bus operator Unique Vacations is listed for sale with an asking price of $250K, Firm Advisory said today. A statement from the company said, “Offering guided sightseeing and personalized tours of the Island, the business has trade relationships enabling pre- arrangement of tours and groups through direct contact or through the cruise... Read more of this article

Video: Ariel Sands Groundbreaking & Concept

Video: Ariel Sands Groundbreaking & Concept

[Updated with videos] Groundbreaking for the new $85 million Ariel Sands project is underway this morning [Nov 12] with actor Michael Douglas, Premier Michael Dunkley, Minister of Economic Development and Education Dr. Grant Gibbons, Minister of Tourism & Transport Shawn Crockwell, and Home Affairs Minister Michael Fahy in attendance.Earlier this... Read more of this article

Video: Teens Produce “This Is Paradise 2014″

Video: Teens Produce “This Is Paradise 2014″

The latest video release from two talented Bermuda teenagers — Giles Lorimer Turner and his brother James Lorimer Turner — has already received over 11,000 views in the first 48 hours of being online. Titled “This Is Paradise – Bermuda 2014″ the video showcases Bermuda from what the brothers hope is a younger perspective,... Read more of this article

Photos: ‘Eclipse’ Super Yacht Back In Bermuda

Photos: ‘Eclipse’ Super Yacht Back In Bermuda

Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich’s super yacht Eclipse – which some reports estimate to be worth over a billion dollars — is back in Bermuda, with the luxury vessel docked in Hamilton. The super-yacht is over 500 ft long and was the largest privately owned super-yacht in the world until Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan unveiled the 590-foot... Read more of this article

BHI START Program Accepting Applications

BHI START Program Accepting Applications

The Bermuda Hospitality Institute announced that applications are now being accepted for the START Program; an internationally recognized Hospitality Industry Certification program for high school students ages 16-18 years. Running December 2nd 2014 through April 25th 2015, this free program provides a career based educational experience that prepares... Read more of this article

Tourism Joins “ALHI Global Luxury Alliance”

Tourism Joins “ALHI Global Luxury Alliance”

On the heels of attending IMEX America, one of the leading tradeshows in the group meetings market, the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] announced that they have joined forces with Associated Luxury Hotels International [ALHI], and are now the newest member of the “ALHI Global Luxury Alliance.” “Bermuda is a fantastic destination for meetings and... Read more of this article

Video: Tourism Launch ‘Arts & Culture Season’

Video: Tourism Launch ‘Arts & Culture Season’

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] has unveiled a new strategy to attract more visitors to the island during the shoulder season, with the period of November through March –typically the slowest period on Bermuda’s tourism calendar — now known as the Arts & Culture season. “Visitors tell us they are... Read more of this article

Video: Rachael Ray Show To Feature Bermuda

Video: Rachael Ray Show To Feature Bermuda

[Updated with video] Bermuda will be featured on the Rachael Ray Show in her biggest giveaway show called “Thanks a Million” later this evening [Oct 30], with the entire audience set to receive round-trip airfare to Bermuda and a three- night stay at the Fairmont Southampton. The episode features host Rachael Ray giving away a total of $1 million... Read more of this article

Regatta Cruise Ship To Bypass St George’s

Regatta Cruise Ship To Bypass St George’s

The Regatta cruise ship will be bypassing St. George’s to berth in Dockyard due to predicted high winds, the Department of Marine & Ports said today [Oct 30]. The Regatta cruise ship — an occasional caller to Bermuda — was scheduled to dock at Pennos Wharf in St. George’s today carrying an estimated 709 passengers and 386 crew, in what would... Read more of this article


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