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Monthly Archives: December 2007

Behind the Shell: The true story of Conch

Conch season is in full effect right now in Cayman and I feel its time the world becomes acquainted with this mysterious creature of the sea. Conch pronounced ‘Konk’, is a marine snail found in the waters of Atlantic and holds a special place to all Caymanians as a food source. Conchs live in shells [...]

Behind the Shell: The true story of Conch

Conch season is in full effect right now in Cayman and i feel its time the world becomes acquainted with this mysterious creature of the sea. Conch pronounced ‘Konk’, is a marine snail found in the waters of Atlantic and holds a special place to all Caymanians as a food source. Conch live in shells [...]

Happy Holidays from the reservations elves!

Season’s greetings to all of our lovely guests, friends and future guests from The Reef Reservations Elves!! We decided to send you a little cheer from Cayman, please click on the following link:http://www.elfyourself.com/?id=1484588312 We hope you have a wonderful, safe and fun holiday season!! Linda, Sandra, Brian and Penny !

The Reef – feels like family

Many of our past guests

Cayman is a Birdwatcher’s Paradise

The Cayman Islands offer some unique opportunities for the popular hobby of bird watching, as they are host to a surprisingly wide range of resident birds. They also act as a staging post for many migratory birds and other occasional visitors. Cayman is particularly fascinating for the study of wildlife, as species long resident on [...]

Cayman is a birdwatcher’s paradise

The following article is from FUN NEWS which is a local paper that is periodically released from Caymans own Barefoot Man who performs exclusively at The Reef Resort. For a complete listing of his performance schedule click here. The Cayman Islands offer some unique opportunities for the popular hobby of birdwatching, as they are host [...]

The Reef Reservations goes seven days per week

Who said things move on “island time” down here ? Not us, that’s for sure. At The Reef, we’ve always been proud of how very responsive we are to customer calls and emails. Now, we’ve grown to the stage where can take it one stage further, so whilst our reservations office core hours continue to [...]

Retreat to the East

As if you needed more reasons to come and visit us folks out here on the East Side. The Department of Tourism has partnered with several business and attractions in the area to come up with the new “Discover the East” adventure card. For US$16.00 you have free access to both The Botanic Park and [...]

Jazz Fest (Saturdays Finale)

The final show of the three day festival was from all accounts the best as each artist gave an outstanding performance and kept the audience well entertained into the night. I attended Saturdays show with Penny Young from our member services department who some of our owners should be familiar with. Below is her review [...]

Freezing in New York State !

An old saying goes… “be careful of what you wish for, you might just get it”. It is no secret that anyone in Caribbean tourism wishes for the early onset of Winter and some snows in the North East, as nothing makes people hanker more for some winter warmth in the Caribbean. So…last night I [...]