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Bermuda Shorts

Want your daily dish from paradise? Then read on for island news and tropical updates from my twenty-one-square-mile archipelago.

06/04/20The Time for Gin is Now

COVID. Rioting. Social injustice. I think it’s safe to say that we all need a stiff drink at the moment. For me, it’s a Negroni made with Pink House Gin, Bermuda’s newest spirit made with island-inspired botanicals including hibiscus, mint and blood orange. Thirsty for more?

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06/01/20Face Coverings, Ranked

There’s a lot of evidence out there showing that we should all be wearing face masks at the moment. Not in our homes while surrounded by our own “quar-pods,” a term the New York Times recently coined meaning people from whom you’re not distancing. But certainly in public, as we shop in what few retail stores are currently open, dine in restaurants with outdoor spaces and while we go about our daily business.

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05/27/20Deal of the Day

We’re still in the midst of Phase 2 here in Bermuda, which means our economy, and more importantly our international airport, won’t fully reopen for several more weeks. When that will be is anyone’s guess, but what remains clear is that our tourism sector must focus on the intra-island economy in order to survive. That means businesses that once survived on tourist dollars must stay afloat with ours. And fortunately, one of my favorite local businesses is offering a stellar deal for Bermuda residents at the moment.

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