Beautiful aqua water meets a white sand beach studded with large rocks.

Whale-Watching in Bermuda

Whale-watching has become a spring ritual off Bermuda’s South Shore, the migration route for humpbacks as they travel from the Caribbean to north Atlantic feeding grounds. Between March and April, pods of humpback whales can be spotted even from the shoreline.

Discover the Intriguing Charm of Bermuda

While most visitors come for the beaches and shops, more now flock to the island for spa weekends, forts and museums, golf getaways, ecotours, deep-sea fishing, scuba diving, or music and film festivals. Learn more about all there is to see and do year-round—or, if you prefer, it’s also a great place to do nothing at all.

A sheltered cove of turquoise water on Bermuda's south shore.

Tips for Visiting Bermuda with Kids

Being a kid in Bermuda is like stepping into Fantasia or Alice in Wonderland, with plenty of weird animals, sunshine-packed days, real-life forts, and bubblegum-colored buses. Bermuda also makes it pretty easy to entertain children with beach trips, interactive heritage centers, aquariums, zoos, parades, and festivals—to name just a few.

A pandanus palm at the Arboretum. Photo © Malcolm Manners, licensed Creative Commons Attribution.

On the Wild Side: Bermuda’s Nature Reserves

Bermuda may seem like a manicured garden, but many parishes maintain national parks and nature reserves perfect for travelers interested in seeing Bermuda’s wilder side. Often these parks and reserves are excellent hiking and bird-watching spots as well.

The sun sets over the water beyond a golf course perched right on the edge of the island.

Tee It Up: Golfing in Bermuda

Golf is one of Bermuda’s biggest attractions due to the island’s seven courses, many of which boast breath-catching ocean views and championship layouts. Learn about the history of golf on the island, some great courses to check out, and other information to help plan a day on the green.

A trio of elegant looking square glass bottles of fragrance with metal stamped hang tags.

Made in Bermuda: Finding Unique Souvenirs

There’s always a T-shirt or paperweight to take home, but if you look around, you’ll find far more interesting souvenirs. Author Rosemary Jones offers suggestions for unique mementos to pick up while in Bermuda.

Moon Bermuda

Bermuda native Rosemary Jones provides her firsthand insight into the best this balmy island has to offer, from shopping for duty-free treasures in the capital of Hamilton to exploring St. George’s, home of the island’s first settlers. Jones also offers creative travel ideas, such as Vacation with the Kids, On the Wild Side, and A […]

Moon Havana

The time to visit Havana is now! In 2014, the United States began re-establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba. For the first time in decades, every U.S. citizen can now visit Havana, the most beautiful and beguiling of Caribbean cities. In Moon Havana, award-winning travel writer Christopher P. Baker highlights Havana’s most fascinating and unique features, […]