The History of Seven Mile Beach

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Called one of the best beaches in the Caribbean by "Travel + Leisure" magazine as well as "U S News and World Report," Seven Mile Beach (also known as West bay Beach) sits on the west side of Grand Cayman Island. This 6.3-mile continuous stretch of sand (despite its name) is one of the most developed areas of the island and home to many of the reso...

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  • February 15th, 2016

The History of Pirates Week on the Grand Cayman Island

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Each November, Grand Cayman Island transforms itself into a 17th century pirate encampment as it celebrates the island's heritage of pirate legends and lore. The festivities at the 11-day Pirates Week event include mock "invasions," parades, costume contests, food and drink specials at local restaurants and treasure hunts. About Pirates Week ...

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  • February 8th, 2016

What You Need to Know About the Wreck of the Ten Sail

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Grand Cayman Island boasts a colorful history, but perhaps the most infamous event occurred in the wee hours of the morning on February 8th, 1794. The Wreck of the Ten Sail refers to a convoy of ten ships that were lost when they crashed upon the rocky reef on the east end of the island. The convoy consisted of six merchant ships sailing from Ja...

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  • February 1st, 2016

Planning The Ultimate Cayman Islands Destination Wedding

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Getting married along the turquoise water and soft white sand of a Caribbean beach is the stuff about which fantasies are made. However, a destination wedding offers a number of advantages. It helps to keep your wedding small and personal. Your close friends and family get to share your beautiful wedding with you in a place they may not have visite...

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  • January 25th, 2016

The Five Best Restaurants to Try in Grand Cayman Island

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Sure, you go to Grand Cayman Island for lots of great reasons, to lounge on the warm and lovely white sand beaches, swim, snorkel, fish, and boat in the crystal clear blue waters, relax in the luxurious resorts and hotels, and enjoy the native flora, fauna, and culture. Not to mention the vibrant night life. But if you’re like most people, vis...

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  • January 18th, 2016

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