Bermuda
Island of Rich Surprises

Bermuda Natural Arches  ©M. Timothy O'Keefe   www.GuideToCaribbeanVacations.com

Bermuda is an unusual place, and not just because of the legendary Bermuda Triangle

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Bermuda
The Non-Caribbean Island

Like the Bahamas, Bermuda is located in the Atlantic—but way out in the Atlantic. (See Maps of Bermuda)

Bermuda is some 600 miles east of Cape Hatteras, NC, and 1,000 miles north of the Caribbean. (See Ten Things About Bermuda You Should Know)

Because of its location, summer is Bermuda’s main tourist season. (See Bermuda Weather Best Time to Go)

Summer also is when the majority of cruise ships arrive at Bermuda's three ports of call. The ports are King's Wharf at the Royal Naval Dockyard, at St. George Town and at the City of Hamilton.

Unlike the Caribbean, Bermuda boasts many spectacular pink sand beaches, a feature few Caribbean islands can claim. See Bermuda Beaches Photo Gallery

Bermuda may be only 22 miles long, but the narrow roads and slow traffic require up to 2 hours. (See Things To Do)

Bermuda is steeped in British tradition and sophistication. It clings tightly to a past in which order, efficiency and consideration were an everyday standard. So Bermuda is tightly controlled, like any good planned community.

These values are reflected in the extraordinary cleanliness of the small towns and their streets. Litter is almost unknown. So is garishness. The island looks like a carefully manicured garden.

No wonder it's a favorite spot for getting married and for honeymoons.

Unlike many islands, Bermuda has a varied nightlife with little of it confined to the hotels thanks to all the restaurants, clubs and bars and quality theater. (Bermuda Dining and Nightlife)

Bermuda Essentials

Map of Bermuda Once called the Isle of Devils

Bermuda Arrival Briefing What to know if you go

Bermuda Beach Hotels Why not stay on the beach?

Bermuda Weather Current forecast, Best Weather

Bermuda Golf More than on any other island

Getting Married in Bermuda Bermuda makes it easy

Bermuda Cruise Season Bermuda is most popular for cruising in summer, opposite the Caribbean

Landmarks and Things To Do

Bermuda History Europeans were the first to live on the islands

Bermuda Sightseeing St. George's & Hamilton are tops

Bermuda Beaches Photo Gallery They really are a gorgeous pink

Traveling Around Bermuda No rental cars but lots of other options

Things To Do Activities on land, underwater and underground

Top 5 Pink Sand Beaches These are must-sees