October 17, 2019

Little Cayman: The Southern Cross Club hosts a group of music fans in search of the ultimate island adventure

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The Southern Cross Club in June hosted a group of “Troprock” music fans from across the U.S. and treated them to the ultimate Little Cayman island experience. The first-timers to Little Cayman included divers, anglers, nature-lovers and sunbathers. They came from as far away as Honolulu, Hawaii; Seattle, Washington; San Diego, California; Chicago, Illinois, and […]

Cayman Islands: DG’s 5K Challenge raises close to $90,000

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The event raised a total of $89,000. Funds to support five causes which aim to feed children and the elderly. The total exceeded the goal by close to $30,000.   GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The 2018 DG’s 5K Challenge raised a total of $89,000 for the five charitable causes, which focus on feeding the most […]

Hot tubs, Cayman Islands, yawning hosts

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By Andrea Behling From Channel3000 The stories behind these 1980s covers of Madison Magazine October 1980  Our staff kept coming back to this October 1980 cover of a greasy-haired, shirtless man dressed in dirty cut-off jean shorts, smoking a pipe on a remote beach, as it seemed an interesting choice for the “Special Travel Issue: […]

The Cayman Islands launches Worry Free Hurricane Guarantee

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From Travelweek Group GRAND CAYMAN — The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism is promoting a ‘Worry Free Hurricane Guarantee’, with on-island partners vowing to cover any cancellations made prior to arrival and compensation if vacation time is cut short due to inclement weather during a Cayman Islands getaway. The destination says it wants to put […]

Little Cayman: CCMI launches competition to win class trips for Marine Ecology Course

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A chance to attend a residential Marine Ecology Course in Little Cayman with the Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI)? Yes please! Since 2009, more than 600 primary school students across the Cayman Islands have participated in this immersive three-day, two-night field trip to Little Cayman. Course participants live at the CCMI Research Centre and learn […]

DG’s 5K Challenge debuts on Little Cayman

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The Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge was held for the first time on Little Cayman yesterday (Sunday, 22 April 2018), with nearly half the population signing up for the event. More than 60 people registered and around 45 actually participated in the walk/run, which was raising money for a “grow box” at the island’s two-student school. […]

DG’s 5K on Cayman Brac

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DG’s 5K Challenge Kicks Off on Cayman Brac It was a double-win for the Health Services Authority (HSA) at the 2018 DG’s 5K Challenge on Cayman Brac yesterday (Sunday, 15 April). Lizzette Yearwood, HSA’s CEO, took the title of overall fastest female for the third year running, while HSA anaesthetic technician Gregley Gayle scooped the […]

Cayman Islands: Registration opens for 2018 DG’s 5K Challenge

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Registration opens on Sunday, 1 April tor the 2018 Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge, which is being held in all three islands later in the month. Led by Deputy Governor Franz Manderson, the aim of the annual event this year is to fundraise towards a target of $60,000 for five good causes. In Grand Cayman, these […]

Cayman Islands Beach Access Report 2017 release

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The Cayman Islands Government appreciates that the beaches of the Cayman Islands are an outstanding natural and cultural resource that play an integral social and recreational role for the local population. Therefore, during 2016-2017 the Survey team in the Lands & Survey Department located, inspected and mapped all existing registered and unregistered beach accesses on […]

Cayman’s top dive sites

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Top 7 Dive Sites In The Cayman Islands By Jennifer Palmer From Deeper Blue The Cayman Islands are comprised of 3 islands, Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac, which are British overseas territories. Located in the western Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba, east of Mexico and north of Panama, these incredible islands are home […]