Cool things to do in Grand Cayman - Ceramic Painting Classes

A couple of weeks as everyone was dressing up as witches and skeletons, and some were getting their faces painted for the Day of the Dead, I found myself facing a couple of weekends on my sofa as, now 7 months pregnant, forgive me for not jumping up and down with joy at the thought of inebriated crowds in sweaty bars…

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Festival at Sea

Boating is serious business in the Caribbean and “weekend boating” means the same to locals here as Sunday roast and a packet of Rich Tea does to any Brit – it’s a standard occurrence. A ritual you learn alongside breathing. Every Saturday and Sunday residents pile on to their crafts and head out onto the ocean. Some go out fishing or snorkeling but most will simply drop and anchor or raft up on the other side of the island to enjoy the crystal clear water with a beverage and some snacks. Hours slip by as music plays and people meander between the bobbing boats, catching up with old friends.

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The sparkling new Seafire

On a small island, new shops, bars and restaurants are a BIG deal. So when a brand spanking new, luxury boutique hotel opens you drop everything and you go and check it out – immediately. The Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa opened it’s doors a month ago and since then most of Cayman's population has flocked like moths to a flame to give it the once over - including us!

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12 awesome things to do in Cayman during the hot summer months

The summer months (June-September) in the Cayman Islands can get piping hot and during the dreaded hurricane season, steamy afternoons often give way to afternoon showers. If you’re scratching your head looking for something new to do, or you’re considering a holiday and wandering whether this is a good time here are some top tips to convince you to give rainy season in paradise a chance! 

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