May 27, 2019

CPR Cayman says Cruise Port Petition surpasses 25%

Statement from CPR Cayman: Cruise Port Referendum (CPR) Cayman are delighted to announce that the petition for the people initiated referendum on the proposed cruise berthing facility, in accordance with Section 70 of the Cayman Islands Constitution 2009, has now exceeded the minimum requirement to trigger a people initiated referendum. The grassroots community group have […]

Cayman Islands: New bus stop approved for Shedden Road

Approval has been granted to relocate Shedden Road public bus shelter. ·         Pre-emptive move comes as NRA works to improve safety for all road users. ·         The new bus shelter will be constructed on Sunday, 26 May 2019.  GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The National Roads Authority (NRA) has recently made road upgrades to the Shedden Road/Crewe Road area. […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands Bible training May 27 -31 DCFS Coordinated Activities for Cayman Islands Seniors May 2019 Tuesday, 21 May – Computer Basics, Bodden Town Library, 9am-4pm ■Tuesday, 28 May – Disaster Planning Preparedness by the Hazard Management, Church of God Chapel, 10am-1pm May is Building Safety Month in the Cayman Islands The Department of Planning is organising the following events […]

Cayman Cookout at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman Hosted by Eric Ripert

From cvent BLOG The Cayman Cookout event at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman is a wonderful opportunity to book an incentive trip for small groups. Meeting planners who are interested in participating in this unforgettable celebration of food and wine may do so by booking the “Cayman Cookout” exclusive incentive package, starting at $1,536 per night […]

Destinations of the week

Seriously weird places around the world By Rachel Mills From Rough guides The world is a weird (and wonderful) place. And from a rose-coloured lake to a Japanese island ruled by cats. 1. Spotted Lake, British Columbia, Canada Spotted Lake has long been revered by the native Okanagan (Syilx) people and it’s easy to see why they think […]

Martin: Social nudity in naked places and open spaces

By Melissa Martin “Clothing-optional” is another phrase for nudity beaches, nudity retreats, and nudity resorts. Naturalists’ destinations around the world offer naked fun in the sun. “Naturist” is another word for naked—diving, dining, and dancing in your birthday suit. Social nudity refers to naked people being naked together.  Peruse the 15 best nude beaches on […]

Cayman Islands: CIMA Charity Walk/Run this Sunday, 26 May

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority will be hosting their Charity Walk/Run on Sunday, 26 May, starting at 5:30AM. The event begins at Elizabethan Square on Shedden Road, and participants will travel along Goring Avenue, Walkers Road, Smith Road, Bobby Thompson Way, Fairbanks Road, Aspiration Drive, Academy Way, Walkers Road, South Church Street, Harbour Drive, North […]

Cayman Islands Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa celebrates Global Wellness Day

Global Wellness Day, a social project dedicated to living well, will be celebrated internationally on June 8—and locally, Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa will host a variety of events on property to commemorate the global holiday. The day will start with a community wide beach clean-up at the Seven Mile beach located on the Grand Cayman Island and […]

OECS celebrates International Day for Biological Diversity

By Natasha Augustin Friday, May 24, 2019 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission, in collaboration with the Government of Saint Lucia’s Ministries of Sustainable Development, Education, Fisheries and Forestry, and with the support of other partners and sponsors, celebrated International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) 2019 under the theme “Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health.” […]

8 things nobody tells you about living in the Caribbean

Living on the island, in this case, the Caribbean island, surrounded by jungles and perfect white beaches sounds like an idyllic fantasy. There is no stressing out, all you have to do is wake up in the morning, drink your coffee on the terrace, pick fresh fruit for breakfast, enjoy the Caribbean sun, and go […]