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BermudAir Increasing Service To Halifax

BermudAir Increasing Service To Halifax

BermudAir announced that they are increasing flights on its recently launched service between Bermuda and Halifax to twice a week; the airline is adding a flight on Wednesdays to its schedule starting on July 10th 2024, along with flights on Saturdays. “We’re delighted to be increasing our Halifax flights after launching service in May,” said... Read more of this article

Ber-mazing Race To Be Held On August 31st

Ber-mazing Race To Be Held On August 31st

The Ber-mazing Race will be held on August 31st at Bernard’s Park. A spokesperson said, “The Ber-mazing Race, Bermuda’s most thrilling and highly anticipated adventure race, returns on August 31, 2024 for another year. Race will be held at Bernard’s Park for an 11am start. “The Ber-mazing Race is an exciting race, resembling... Read more of this article

BTA & Cornell Concludes ‘Bermuda Unveiled’

BTA & Cornell Concludes ‘Bermuda Unveiled’

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] recently introduced and completed an inaugural program “Bermuda Unveiled,” a 14-week collaboration between BTA and Cornell University’s Hotel School MMH class that offers an immersive journey into Bermuda’s tourism sector. A spokesperson said, “Divided into seven groups, students focused on Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship Departs Baltimore For Bermuda

Cruise Ship Departs Baltimore For Bermuda

The Royal Caribbean Vision of the Seas departed Baltimore on May 25 – the first cruise ship to sail from the city since the collapse of its Francis Scott Key Bridge on March 26 – embarking on a voyage to Bermuda. A CNN story said, “Two cruise ships set sail for the sea from Baltimore this weekend for the first time since the Francis... Read more of this article

Video: Ministers Launch ‘Bermuda Breeze’

Video: Ministers Launch ‘Bermuda Breeze’

Ministers Wayne Furbert and Owen Darrell announced the launch of the Bermuda Breeze initiative, a “collaborative effort that will bring new life, new energy, and new opportunities to the Old Towne.” Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert said, “Today is a great day for St. George’s, for Bermuda, and for all of us who love this... Read more of this article

BermudAir Launches Direct Flights To Halifax

BermudAir Launches Direct Flights To Halifax

BermudAir has commenced its new direct service between Halifax and Bermuda,starting with its inaugural flight on May 25th. A spokesperson said, “BermudAir, Bermuda’s flagship airline, has launched direct service between Halifax and Bermuda. BermudAir will provide non-stop air service between the destinations year-round, beginning with its inaugural... Read more of this article

Travel & Leisure: 25 Best Things To Do

Travel & Leisure: 25 Best Things To Do

From Jet Skiing across turquoise waters to relaxing in a cave spa, this Atlantic island offers more than pink-sand beaches, according to a story in the Travel and Leisure. The story said, “Located about 650 miles off the coast of North Carolina, Bermuda is known for its pink-sand beaches and immaculate golf courses. The Atlantic island offers... Read more of this article

$17 Million Renovation Plans For Tucker’s Point

$17 Million Renovation Plans For Tucker’s Point

Gencom plans a $17 million renovation to the Tucker’s Point resort, which the company said will include improvements to golf course & clubhouse as well as adding new amenities and food & beverage options. A spokesperson said, “Gencom’s planned $17 million renovation of Tucker’s Point will include improvements to the 18-hole, par-70... Read more of this article

Minister Congratulates Grotto Bay On Progress

Minister Congratulates Grotto Bay On Progress

“Grotto Bay Beach Resort & Spa is one of Bermuda’s landmark tourism properties that has proven to be an integral part of the island’s overall hotel inventory,” said the Minister of Tourism, Culture, and Sport, Owen Darrell following a recent visit to the hotel. “Grotto Bay is currently undergoing significant renovations, and I was pleased... Read more of this article

Minister Furbert Updates On Cruise Conference

Minister Furbert Updates On Cruise Conference

Minister of Transport Wayne Furbert provided an overview of his attendance at the 2024 Seatrade Cruise Global Conference in Miami, Florida, stating that his “primary objective for attending specific sessions at Seatrade was to continue talks with small luxury cruise lines to bolster visitation, specifically to Hamilton and St. George.” The... Read more of this article

Gencom Affiliates Refinance Rosewood

Gencom Affiliates Refinance Rosewood

Gencom affiliates successfully refinanced Rosewood Bermuda, with the company stating that “the successful refinancing of the Rosewood Bermuda reaffirms Gencom’s long-term commitment to the country’s economic growth.” A spokesperson said, “Affiliates of Gencom, an international owner, developer and manager of hospitality and residential... Read more of this article

Increase In Viewership For USATF Grand Prix

Increase In Viewership For USATF Grand Prix

According to same-day data reported by NBC Sports, the Bermuda USATF Grand Prix — which was broadcast live on NBC and affiliates — achieved heightened global attention for Bermuda, with an increase in viewership of 55% in the first hour and 132% over the entire show, the BTA said. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Tourism Authority... Read more of this article

Horseshoe Bay Beach Ranked 28th In World

Horseshoe Bay Beach Ranked 28th In World

Bermuda’s Horseshoe Bay earned the 28th spot in the 2024 World’s 50 Best Beaches list, which said that “while Bermuda boasts spectacular beaches, this one stands out as a clear favorite among visitors.” The World’s 50 Best Beaches list said, “Named for its curving shape, Horseshoe Bay in Bermuda is renowned for its... Read more of this article

BermudAir Launches ‘BermudAir Holidays’

BermudAir Launches ‘BermudAir Holidays’

BermudAir announced today that, in collaboration with several Bermuda hotel partners, it has “launched BermudAir Holidays, a new product providing air and accommodation packages for travel to the island,” with packages starting at $845 per person. “BermudAir Holidays packages start at $845 per person and include round-trip flights... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Norwegian Cruises In West End

Photos & Video: Norwegian Cruises In West End

The Norwegian Getaway and Norwegian Gem are among the cruise ships visiting Bermuda this week, both arriving in Dockyard this weekend, and a look at the two ships in the West End is below, and for all our coverage of cruise ships click here. Related Stories Photos, Video & 360: Azamara Ship In Hamilton Photos & Video: Scenic... Read more of this article

Teenager Olly Cherry Creates Tourism Website

Teenager Olly Cherry Creates Tourism Website

[Written by Stephen Wright] Teenager Olly Cherry has launched a tourism service, Bermuda Your Way, offering a “unique and bespoke” travel experience for visitors to the island. The 17-year-old, who initially developed the idea as part of a school project at Somersfield Academy, is passionate about the island and believes it more than fulfils the... Read more of this article