Cayman Islands


British Airways Resuming Cayman Islands Flights

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British Airways is resuming its commercial flight service between Grand Cayman and London Heathrow, the Cayman Islands’ Ministry of Tourism and Transport confirmed.  The airline will be operating a “variable” schedule, with flights three times per week.  The service will […]


The Cayman Islands Has Its First Hilton Hotel

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Hilton is set to debut its first-ever hotel in the Cayman Islands this month, Caribbean Journal has learned. The new Hampton by Hilton hotel is in the heart of the Seven Mile Beach corridor, just “43 steps from the beach,” […]


Cayman Islands Reveals Tourism Reopening Plan

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The Cayman Islands is finally reopening for tourism – with a multi-phased plan.  Most notably, beginning in mid-October, vaccinated travelers will be able to visit Cayman without quarantine.  The plan will begin a “limited introduction of tourism” on Sept. 9, the […]


A Record-Breaking Home Sale in the Cayman Islands

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By Alexander Britell The Caribbean real estate market continues to surge — and now one destination has set a new record.  A luxury villa in Grand Cayman has been sold in what was the largest home sale on record in […]

The Cayman Islands Has a New Tourism Minister

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The Cayman Islands has named a new Tourism Minister, following the British Overseas Territory’s recent elections.  New Premier Wayne Panton has assigned MP Kenneth Bryan to the role, which includes the portfolios of tourism and transport.  Bryan succeeds longtime Cayman […]

Why OLEA is the Cayman Islands’ Hottest Real Estate

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The waterfront town of Camana Bay, located just across from Seven Mile Beach, has long been a vibrant destination in Grand Cayman.  And now it’s home to one of the Cayman Islands’ newest and arguably hottest real estate offerings, too.  It’s called […]


Why Families Are Moving to the Cayman Islands

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Above photo by Lisa Reid Photography. The Caribbean is often the place that retirees look to move, in pursuit of a slower pace of life and to escape long winters. For others, moving to a tropical island is a reward […]

How (And Why) to Retire in the Cayman Islands

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By Alexander Britell When it comes to making lifestyle decisions, the pandemic has only strengthened the appeal of the Caribbean, as more people flock to the region for sanctuary, seclusion and stability amid an uncertain global situation.  It has led to a number of […]

Cayman Islands Seeing “Tremendous” Response to Global Citizen Program

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By Alexander Britell The Cayman Islands is seeing a “tremendous response” to its newly-launched Global Citizen Concierge Program, which offers remote workers and their families the opportunity to apply to stay up to two years in the destination.  “We’ve got […]

A New Dive Operation at Cayman’s Wyndham Reef Resort

Wyndham Reef Resort has named the award-winning, 20-year dive operator Ocean Frontiers as its new official dive operator. The company is now offering a wide array of scuba and snorkel excursions to resort guests, specializing in signature scuba diving trips […]

VIDEO: A Moment on Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman

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There’s a reason CJ readers chose this as the best beach in the Caribbean. Indeed, Seven Mile Beach is a sparkling, spectacular stretch of sand (even though it’s not quite 7 miles long), with calm waves and impossibly clear water. […]

VIDEO: A Moment on West Bay Beach, Grand Cayman

It’s one of the best-kept secrets in Grand Cayman— beautiful West Bay Beach, just down the road from Seven Mile Beach and a sparklingly clear stretch of water and soft sand. This is what it’s like to be there.


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