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Review: ‘Bermuda’s Got Talent, That’s A Fact’

Review: ‘Bermuda’s Got Talent, That’s A Fact’

[Written by Vejay Steede] Bermuda’s got talent. That’s a fact. We don’t always nurture our talent as holistically as it deserves to be nurtured, but we have an abundance of raw talent here. When that talent is paired with self-belief, drive, and the will to make a mark by any means necessary, well, Bermudians go to Hollywood. I was recently blessed... Read more of this article

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At Little Venice

Food Review: Restaurant Weeks At Little Venice

[Written by Vejay Steede] How does one transform a chilly, overcast midweek January evening into a truly memorable night? Well, if you’re in Bermuda, then you make a reservation at Little Venice on Bermudiana Road, and let the magic begin. We arrived just after 7.00 pm, and were greeted by Tashana, who would be our server for the evening. Tashana... Read more of this article

Food Review: Marcus’ At Hamilton Princess

Food Review: Marcus’ At Hamilton Princess

[Written by Vejay Steede] Day Two of Restaurant Weeks 2018, and I find myself at Marcus, inside the luxurious Hamilton Princess. My partner and I arrived late, but we were greeted with warmth and respect, and seated immediately. The Ambiance is perfect inside Marcus; the lighting and background music is set at the exact level of non-intrusive most... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Undefeated Was An Enthralling Event’

Column: ‘Undefeated Was An Enthralling Event’

[Written by Vejay Steede] Saturday night ended hard. So hard that I didn’t want to write this. After a long evening of combat sports competition, all I keep seeing is Nikki laying under the bottom rope just a yard to my right, struggling to get to his feet before the referee reached the dreaded ten count. In wanted to reach out and pick him up. I... Read more of this article

Reza Cuts A Massive Slice Of Entertainment

Reza Cuts A Massive Slice Of Entertainment

[Written by Vejay Steede] Flummoxed. Just straight flummoxed. Not that you should go to an illusionist’s show and try to figure things out, but, let’s be honest; most of us have a secret desire to watch something impossible and think to ourselves: “Yeah, I can do that.” Thing is, most of us can’t begin to unravel the mysteries of magic and... Read more of this article

Column: Why I Didn’t Vote In The Referendum

Column: Why I Didn’t Vote In The Referendum

[Opinion column written by Vejay Steede] A few days have passed since Bermuda engaged in an utterly distasteful and arrogant exercise; well, 47% of Bermuda’s registered voters did anyway. The referendum on same sex marriage [SSM] and same sex civil unions [SSCU] held on June 23, 2016 was, to put it mildly, a despicable thing. Why this government felt... Read more of this article

Traditions: “The Four Pillars of Cup Match”

Traditions: “The Four Pillars of Cup Match”

[Written by Vejay Steede] Well into its second century, Bermuda’s annual emancipation celebration has evolved into much more than just a cricket game! More popular than ever, Cup Match in Bermuda is now a fully charged four day fete, with loads to do and see, and plenty high quality revelry to indulge in. In recent years, the four day weekend that... Read more of this article