April 24, 2019

Cayman Islands: Tourism officials talk ‘greater expectations’ and the global strategy that will accomplish more success

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 23 April 2019 – Ministry and Department of Tourism officials, along with industry partners, met in Chicago, Illinois to discuss the future of tourism, strategic objectives guiding the business and the impacts of millennial and new market visitation to the Cayman Islands. The annual Global meeting is designed by the senior management team of […]

Prevalence of heartworm infection in the feral cat population of Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

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By Darby B, Dickinson C, Gaskins L, Hanna P From US National Library of Medicine Abstract OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to determine the presence and prevalence of heartworm infection in the feral cat population of Grand Cayman. METHODS: During the study period, feral cats were routinely trapped and euthanized for population control by the municipal […]

Dive Pirates Foundation exploring Grand Cayman’s Cobalt Coast

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By John Liang From Deeper Blue The Dive Pirates Foundation this week is exploring Clearly Cayman’s newly acquired Cobalt Coast as a location for seasoned adaptive divers to continue enjoying great Caribbean diving. According to foundation President Sophie Wimberley: “Cayman Brac will always be our home for our yearly trip with new adaptive divers, and with our longstanding relationship with Cayman Brac […]

Rotary Club of Grand Cayman continues its support of Junior Batabano

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The Cayman Carnival Batabano Committee is pleased to welcome back Batabano’s founding organisation, the Rotary Club of Grand Cayman, as a sponsor for the carnival’s Junior Batabano Street Parade and Family Fun Day, slated for May 11, 2019. “It is an absolute pleasure for the Rotary Club of Grand Cayman to be supporting Junior Batabano once […]

DEH rids Grand Cayman of derelict vehicles

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The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) has removed 93 derelict vehicles from communities throughout Grand Cayman since Monday, 4 March as part of its ongoing efforts to address some of the long-standing nuisances on the island. “We have been able to significantly reduce the number of vehicles that pose an immediate threat to public health,” […]

Global senior appointments at the Maples Group

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George Town, Grand Cayman | The Maples Group’s legal services division, which advises on the laws of the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Ireland, Jersey and Luxembourg, announces the appointment of eight new partners and seven of counsel across its global offices. Three new partners and two of counsel were appointed in the Group’s […]

Iguanas, schnitzels and disco distilleries: The Cayman Islands beyond the beach

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By Jim Byers From Travel Pulse GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS – Alberto Estevanovich is cradling a meter-long iguana at the Blue Iguana Habitat at Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park. There are signs all over warning folks that the iguanas may bite, but Escovitch has been working with these endangered animals for 10 years and isn’t too […]

Travel Pulse: Island hopping in the Cayman Islands

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From Travel Pulse Are you the sort of traveler who can’t sit still? Do you always want to see what is around the next bend and what the next town over offers? If you think that a Caribbean vacation is for the more sedentary type of traveler, then the Cayman Islands, and this itinerary designed by […]

Artists provoke Cayman Islands discussion about our relationship with trash

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Trash Talks Art Exhibition Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (2 April 2019) – Utilising a range of techniques and a wide variety discarded materials, a group of local visual artists in collaboration with Plastic Free Cayman are transforming trash to create works of art and raise awareness about waste and its environmental impact. “Several of us […]

Cayman Islands February 2019 Arrivals Performance

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (29 March 2019) The Cayman Islands welcomed a total of 44,876 stayover visitors in February, an increase of 12.13 percent over February 2018. February’s contribution brings total visitation inclusive of stayover and cruise for the first two months of 2019 to 554,586, an increase of 7.01 percent over the same period in […]