Known for its global cuisine, breathtaking ocean views and varied culture, it's no surprise that Bermuda is a top vacation destination for many. There's plenty of ways to entertain yourself while you're on the island, but here are our top five favorites.
1. Experience Hamilton's Harbour Nights
If you're in the capital, Hamilton, you can venture down to the bustling Front Street, where restaurants and shops stay open late. Every Wednesday night during the summer, Front Street hosts Harbour Nights, a lively street party that allows visitors experience the vibrant culture Bermuda offers. There's live entertainment, restaurant deals, local art, and costumed Gombey dancers.
2. Ride the SeaExpress Ferry
The SeaExpress ferry is one of the best ways to travel around Bermuda while taking in its breathtaking ocean views. With air conditioning and large decks to let the breeze in, the SeaExpress enables you to see Bermuda, with four different routes that take you from Hamilton to St. George.
3. Relax on Tobacco Bay Beach
Named when shipwreck survivors found tobacco on the shoreside, Tobacco Bay Beach is a must-visit destination in Bermuda. Due to its unusual limestone formations the beach is home to various aquatic life and coral. Escape the city and relax by a warm bonfire for a romantic night beneath the stars.
4. Sample Bermuda's Signature Coffee
At Rock Island Coffee shop, you can try the only locally roasted coffee beans on the island and soak in the rich history of Bermuda's music and arts scene. Sample Bermuda's signature cuisine while you're at it, like chowder bites or coffee-and-rum-spiked ice cream!
5. Watch the #ISLvsSAR Rugby Game
Last but certainly not least, take time out of your vacation to watch the USA Islanders vs Saracens rugby game! A must for any sports enthusiast, the exciting, fast-paced game is guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat keeping score!