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Monthly Archives: April 2008

Blogabano

It’s finally here as Batabano has hit Grand Cayman!!! Thursday night is the masquerade ball at Pedro’s Castle. Friday night will be the “Friday Night Fete” and the big Machel Montano concert. If you have noticed Ive been blogging allot about concerts recently(big music fan) so its only right i let you all know about [...]

Cayman Wildlife Rescue

Cayman Wildlife Rescue will be hosting a Pub Quiz at Triple Crown Restaurant on May 31st. A pub quiz is basically a trivia game, with much of the questions revolving around popular culture-sports, music, things of that sort. Teams of four will compete, with prizes awarded to those who do the best. Last year’s pub [...]

Time is on my side…..yes it is.

One of the more frequently asked questions by both owners and future guests is, “What’s the time there right now?” Thanks to Mr. McCarthy, your time concerns have been answered as Island time has now been replaced by Cayman time. Take a look at the top right hand corner of our website and you’ll see [...]

Beres Hammond Concert

Performing April 25th, 2008 the one and only Beres Hammond will be performing here in Cayman. Reggae lovers of any age will know Beres Hammond as the king of smooth reggae and lover-rock. With a career spanning over 30 years, Beres has accumulated smash hits such as “Love from a Distance”, “Standing in my way” [...]

The Name Game

Today’s Caymanian History lesson will focus on 3 uniquely caymanian last names of Ebanks, Bodden, and Watler. Many repeat visitors to cayman will soon come to notice the last name of Ebanks is very prominent in all three Cayman Islands. This name is said to be a version of “Eubanks“.In fact, If you were to [...]

Batabano 2008

Its almost that time of year again for Batabano!!!! For those who may not know, Batabano is the annual carnival in Cayman that occurs the first week of May. This tradition started in 1984 by the Rotary Club is second to only Pirates Week in terms of popularity among visitors and locals. There is a [...]

Houston calling

Sandra from Reservations as well as other Cayman resorts and the DoT traveled to Houston, Texas last week to introduce The Reef, its brand new All Inclusive program and the Cayman Islands in general to agents and travelers in the area. The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism in Houston did a fantastic job putting this [...]

The Reef Resort Weddings – Casual Celebrations by the Sea

(Grand Cayman, Grand Cayman Island – April 2008) Destination wedding seekers desiring an intimate yet casual affair, a one-wedding-a-day guarantee, and the largest beachfront with 1,600 feet of pure heaven need look no further than The Reef Resort, Grand Cayman. This all-suite, beachfront property offers this and much more. Upon check-in, the bride and groom [...]

Meetings Made for Beach Lovers at The Reef Resort Grand Cayman

(Grand Cayman, Grand Cayman Island –2008) According to the 2006 Maritz Travel Insight Survey, “31 percent of incentive travelers ranked beach, sun, and water locations as the most motivational”. The Reef Resort’s distinct East End location on Grand Cayman Island immerses meeting attendees in the Grand Cayman of old, as this location has a distinct [...]

The Reef Resort, Grand Cayman is now “Simply All Inclusive™”

Grand Cayman, 2008 – The Reef Resort, located on the secluded East End of Grand Cayman, has always offered “Simple Relaxation ™” and convenient ways to make a vacation easy to manage. “This summer The Reef Resort is making history by being the first beachfront resort in a generation to offer guests a premium all [...]

Nuclear Energy

The following article is taken from today’s Cayman Compass. A US company has proposed a small nuclear power generator for Cayman now that the electricity industry has been liberalised.The nuclear reactor is called SSTAR – an acronym for “small, sealed, transportable, autonomous, reactor” is being proposed by a Terre Haute, Indiana–based company called Everglow Power [...]