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2911, 2016

Do you know about Bermuda’s Caves

Do you know…About Bermuda’s Caves, Admiral Sir David Milne and a 600,000- year-old Stalagmite? By Horst Augustinovic Bermuda probably has more caves per square mile than anywhere else in the world. These caves are located

711, 2016

Do you know… That Alfred Birdsey was also a lithographer?

By Horst Augustinovic Bermuda’s well-known artist Alfred Birdsey Do you know…That Alfred Birdsey was also a lithographer? Lithography was accidentally invented in 1798 by Alois Senefelder in Solnhofen, Bavaria, Germany, while he was

2309, 2016

Bermuda Shark Oil Barometers, Bermuda Shark Oil

Bermuda Shark Oil Barometers, Bermuda Shark Oil By Horst Augustinovic Bermudians, especially St. David’s Islanders, have for centuries used the oil of a shark’s liver to predict storms and other severe weather. The oil is

1309, 2016

50 years of Travelling to Bermuda

Bermuda Tourism Authority (BTA) Chief Product and Experiences Development Officer Pat Phillip-Fairn presented a commemorative plaque to visitors Carol and George Teasdale of New York to mark the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary and their fourteenth

208, 2016

Bermuda Historical Stories: Walk the “Trail”, by Land and Sea

Bermuda Historical Stories: Walk the “Trail”, by Land and Sea By Dr. Edward Cecil Harris, MBE, JP, PhD, FSA Men are seen working on the tracks on the southern approach to the bridge to

208, 2016

Do you know about Mark Twain’s 8 trips to Bermuda

Do you know... about Mark Twain’s 8 trips to Bermuda and a cat called To-be-or-not-to-be-that-is-the-question-Jackson? By Horst Augustinovic Mark Twain’s first trip to Bermuda in 1867 was almost accidental as it came as a 4-day stop-over

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