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Monthly Archives: April 2007

Burger King drive through

Don’t normally blog twice in one day, but couldn’t resist. Cayman boasts possibly the most scenic drive through fast food lane in the world with the Burger King on George Town waterfront, but this morning someone went “off the rails”, so to speak !

Cayman gets a Multiplex Movie Theatre

Whilst Cayman has had a very nice two screen cinema for many years, complete with the Caribbean cinema tradition of cranking up the a/c so you need to dress like an Arctic explorer, it comes as very welcome news that in November this year we will be getting a brand new 6 screen, 900 seat [...]

Coconut Ice Cream Recipe, As Requested!!

Homemade Coconut Ice Cream Ingredients: 1/2 cup young coconut jelly1/4 cup grated coconut (toasted if you like)1 cup sugar3 large eggs1 teaspoon cornstarch1/4 teaspoon salt1 cup half-and-half1 1/4 cups unsweetened coconut milk1 cup heavy cream2 teaspoons vanilla extract In a medium mixing bowl, beat the sugar into the eggs with a hand held mixer until [...]

Beach Fitness at The Reef.

We have added another wonderful fitness activity here at The Reef -Beach Fitness. Not only are you having fun, but you’re getting a great work out too!! Classes are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9am -10am. She requires a minimum of 5 people signed up for the workout. The cost is a mere $15 per [...]

Coconuts 101!!

Here are some pictures of some of our owners enjoying a sample of the coconut water as well as the jelly. Our own Mr. Clair came along with his trusty machete and chopped down some coconuts to share his knowledge and the wonderful flavours of the coconut. Did you know that a coconut has many [...]

Summer is coming – but we don’t need no outdoor cooling system !

We just received an email promoting “outdoor cooling systems”, ie a fan blowing water vapour to cool off guests at a beach bar. One of the joys of the East End of Grand Cayman is that in the summer months when humidity in the Caribbean is higher and most places don’t get a breath of [...]