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Monthly Archives: June 2009

Wow ! New HD360 Virtual Tours – just like being at theReef

Hi folks I’m so much into Twitter (follow me @TomCayman), Facebook etc, plus being a Destination Expert for Cayman on Tripadvisor… that I’m not blogging like I used to… sorry ! However really must bring this one to your attention. We recently had the folks at ICEPortal shoot some new HD Virtual Tours for us, [...]

Mother Nature just announced 2009 Hurricane Season

It’s like clockwork, Mother Nature just announced the 2009 hurricane season, and Tropical Storm Andres was the first tropical storm of the season brushing across Mexico’s Pacific coast. The Reef Resort in Grand Cayman is in the Hurricane Belt, but more often than not, this season offers one of the calmest, most tranquil times of [...]

Cayman Airlines Announces Buy One, Get One Deal

Hurry deal ends June 26 Cayman Airlines just announced a buy-one, get-one deal. Book a round trip ticket on Cayman Airlines and your companion flies free. Of course there is a catch, must be booked by June 26, with travel through September 30, 2009. To check out your options, contact a travel professional, call 1-800-4CAYMAN [...]

Power snorkeling – a new trend at The Reef Resort

Power snorkeling is all the rage at The Reef Resort. Adults and kids alike can’t get enough of this motorized snorkeling experience. “It fits with today’s tech savvy consumer”, states the folks from White Sands Sports, the onsite professional team that is providing the resort with its new non-motorized sports program. What makes this snorkel [...]

Loggerhead turtle nests on The Reef beach

Great excitement amongst staff and guests at The Reef today! Keen eyed staff members noticed the tell-tale signs earlier this week and the Department of Environment have just confirmed that we have a loggerhead turtle nest on our beach. The mama turtle will have hatched many years ago on this same stretch of white sand [...]

Ms Green and goings on at The Reef

The Reef now has its very own eco-consultant. Ms Green is co-ordinating exciting, environmentally friendly projects and is working hard to ensure that the resort suceeds in its quest to be an ecologically responsible host. First things first! We have begun composting our kitchen and grounds refuse on site, thus dramatically reducing our garbage output [...]