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Football Team To Train In ‘Bubble’ At Princess

Football Team To Train In ‘Bubble’ At Princess

As they prepare for their international matches next month, the Bermuda National Football Team will spend a week at the Hamilton Princess training in a ”sports bubble environment” thanks to a collaboration between SailGP, the BTA and Hamilton Princess. Bubble Environment For Football Team A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Tourism... Read more of this article

Premier Congratulates New Cambridge Owners

Premier Congratulates New Cambridge Owners

Premier David Burt congratulated the new owners of Cambridge Beaches, saying that it is “encouraging news that this iconic property will benefit from upgraded rooms and enhanced amenities.” Premier Burt stated: “This is an exciting development and further sets the stage for the recovery we need to see in tourism for Bermuda. It is incredibly... Read more of this article

Video: SailGP & BTA Say ‘Thanks’ To Bermuda

Video: SailGP & BTA Say ‘Thanks’ To Bermuda

The Bermuda Tourism Authority and SailGP released a message of thanks to Bermuda, with the SailGP CEO saying “we owe a huge thanks to the people of Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Tourism Authority joined SailGP to release a message of thanks to Bermuda after a thrilling weekend of racing in the Great Sound and months training... Read more of this article

Dovetail + Co Acquiring Cambridge Beaches

Dovetail + Co Acquiring Cambridge Beaches

Hospitality company Dovetail + Co is acquiring the Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa in the west end. A spokesperson said, “Hospitality company Dovetail + Co expands into Bermuda with the acquisition of the historic Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa. “Located on a private 20-acre peninsula in Bermuda’s West End, the resort is surrounded... Read more of this article

Skyport Release Flight Schedule For May

Skyport Release Flight Schedule For May

Skyport released the airline flight schedule for May 2021, with American Airlines, United Airlines, British Airways, JetBlue, and Delta all scheduled to serve Bermuda. The schedule is below [PDF here] Related StoriesSkyport Release Flight Schedule For March Video: BTA On Miami To Charlotte Flight Change Skyport Release Flight... Read more of this article

Leonard Williams Named One Of ’30 Under 30′

Leonard Williams Named One Of ’30 Under 30′

Leonard Williams has been named one of Destinations International’s 2021 30 Under 30 recipients. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] is thrilled to announce that Leonard Williams has been named one of Destinations International’s 2021 30 Under 30 recipients. “Williams, Experience Satisfaction Coordinator, has been employed... Read more of this article

SailGP Granted Exemption, Training To Resume

SailGP Granted Exemption, Training To Resume

SailGP applied for exemptions to continue their operations during the ‘Stay at Home’ order, and “today these exemptions have been granted,” the organisation said, adding that the “on-water safety trials and training, that are vital to ensure the safety of all competitors in the event next weekend, will resume this afternoon... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Interview | BTA CEO Charles Jeffers II

Video: BNV Interview | BTA CEO Charles Jeffers II

Charles H. Jeffers II — the newly appointed Bermuda Tourism Authority Chief Executive Officer — will be joining Bernews this afternoon [April 15] for the latest episode in the Bernews News & Views series. In announcing his appointment, the BTA previously said, “Jeffers, a twenty-six-year veteran of the destination marketing industry,... Read more of this article

BTA & OBMI Partner To Help Accessibility

BTA & OBMI Partner To Help Accessibility

The Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] said they have “joined forces with the Bermuda office of the global architecture firm OBMI” with a goal to “equip individuals and organisations with the tools to upgrade local facilities and meet accessibility needs of the community.” A spokesperson said, “The Accessibility Solutions Information... Read more of this article

BTA Release Golf Championship Impact Report

BTA Release Golf Championship Impact Report

The second staging of the PGA TOUR Bermuda Championship last year “generated a much-needed $13.2 million boost for the island’s pandemic-injured economy,” according to the BTA, which cited a newly released KPMG economic impact report. The report said, “The event had an estimated direct economic impact of $5.5 million [2019: $7.8m],... Read more of this article

Viking Announce Cruises From Bermuda

Viking Announce Cruises From Bermuda

The Viking cruise line announced the “restart of limited operations” from locations including Bermuda, with the cruises “available exclusively for vaccinated guests.” The cruise line’s website shows sailings from Bermuda in June and July of this year, and the itinerary [website screenshot below] shows the ‘Bermuda... Read more of this article

Golf Digest: Rosewood One Of Best Golf Resorts

Golf Digest: Rosewood One Of Best Golf Resorts

Golf Digest has highlighted Rosewood Bermuda in an article entitled “Best Golf Resorts In The Caribbean And Bermuda”. Regarding Rosewood Bermuda, the story said, “Surprisingly secluded on an island otherwise known for its congestion, the Rosewood is conveniently on the edge of hilly, and panoramic Tucker’s Point.” You can... Read more of this article

Video: Royal Caribbean Bermuda Cruises Promo

Video: Royal Caribbean Bermuda Cruises Promo

The Royal Caribbean cruise line has released a promotional video via social media for their cruises set to sail from Bermuda, with the first cruise scheduled for June 26. The cruise line recently announced 7-night cruises from “first-time homeport Bermuda,” saying that “sailing with vaccinated crew,” the cruises “will be available to adult... Read more of this article