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Monthly Archives: October 2007

Too rent a car or not ? That is the question.

Apologies to William Shakespeare… but anyway, the answer is a big YES! Hi, and welcome to my first “Concierge Column”, be gentle with me, this is my first blog ! Many guests ask the concierge, “Should we rent a car?”. I say ; “Well, it depends on how you want to spend your vacation. If [...]

Support The Boobies

In the tradition of “The Calendar Girls” movie comes a brand new Cayman Calendar for 2008 called “Support The Boobies”. Know before you get ready to send me that nasty email, you should know that the “Ladies of Little Cayman” have gone topless for a good cause. The Calendar was made to raise money and [...]

Cayman Stingray Tourism Awards

Friday October 26th saw the fourth annual Stingray Tourism Awards, presented by the Cayman Islands Tourism Association. The Reef’s four proud nominees were :- Rosemarie Challenger – Accommodations Employee of the Year- Clive Lamont – Special Contribution Award- Sandra Rankine – Restaurant Employee of the Year- Martena Villalobos – Accommodations Manager of the Year Although [...]

Pirates Week 2007

Celebrating it’s 30th anniversary, this years festivities promise to be as great as its predecessors. Running from November 8th to November 18th, there will be activities such as a songfest, costume competition, fireworks, and a street dance. Did i mention that is just the first day? Saturday, November 10th marks the traditional Pirates landing in [...]

The Perfect Caribbean Wedding Cocktail!

Ingredients:- Wedding couple who love fun, sun and sand Family and friends who enjoy relaxation, a great party and a memories to cherish Pristine white sand beach with swaying palms Breathtaking, turquoise blue ocean Vividly colourful tropical flowers Amazing photographer Reggae/Calypso/Soca music Delicious Caribbean style gourmet foodInfectious atmosphere and dancing Rum, Rum and more Rum! [...]

The Reef – Entertainment Schedule to help you plan ahead

About our most frequently asked questions by folk planning a visit to The Reef revolve around our popular entertainers, as in “will Barefoot Man / Andrew Bacon / Lammie be playing when we visit”. We’ve started to make lots of changes and add much more information to our website, and a cool new addition is [...]

Reef Profile of Vida Christian (Housekeeping Supervisor)

Ms. Vida arrived in Cayman 16 years ago on the advice of her sister who was living here at the time. “I love Cayman and since my sister was here i decided to come and stay for a little while. A little while turned into 16 years as i couldn’t see myself leaving, I love [...]

Your Cayman Wedding – live on the web!

Welcome back to The Reef Wedding Blog! This week I am writing about one of the most exciting and rare options available to Caribbean Destination Wedding couples, available right here in Cayman to all of our wonderful ‘nearly weds’ who are planning to say their vows on our beautiful island. For all of us Wedding [...]

The Farmers Market

Have you ever wondered where can i go to get a authentic taste of Caymanian culture, cuisine, and crafts? Well a new venue has recently opened in Lower Valley that is sure to tickel your fancy. Simpy titled THE MARKET ,this venue for local farmers and craftmakers to display their wares opened just over a [...]

Your Mini Moon at The Reef

Greetings to you all again from the blog team at The Reef. For this weeks wedding blog spot, I am going to tell you about our new ‘Mini Moon’ package (no this doesn’t have any reference to the size of the moon here in Cayman! As any previous guest or Cayman resident will tell you, [...]