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Tour the National Gallery's art collection
The Cayman Island's national art collection
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Attractions in Grand Cayman

12 Jan, 2017
Top 10 attractions in Grand Cayman from Stingray City and the Cayman Turtle Centre to the National Museum and Botanic Park
Peaceful Island Sail
Just you, your sailboat and the ocean. Perfect recipe for peace and relaxation.
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Watersports in Grand Cayman

07 Apr, 2017
Waterbased activities: diving, fishing, kayaking, sailing, parasailing, paddleboarding and more.
Stingray City and Sandbar
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The Best Guide to Stingray City

13 Dec, 2017
Stingray City, Grand Cayman: Learn all about Stingray City and search for tours and private charters
Curious Cayman Turtle
See fish, stingray and the occasional turtle when diving in Cayman
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Grand Cayman Diving

31 Jul, 2017
Diving in the Cayman Islands
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History of the Cayman Islands

10 Jan, 2017
Turtles, pirates, early settlers, shipwrecks and taxes, mosquitoes, tourism and finance, Government
Cayman Cove
Secret inlets, rock coves and crisp cool sea
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Introduction to Cayman's Geography

16 Jan, 2017
Cayman's geography, how the Islands were formed, their size and location
Find Treasures at the Museum
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Best Land and Air Based Activities

13 Jan, 2017
All the best activities in Grand Cayman to enjoy on land or in the air!
Pick your favourite...
With so many beaches here... it's difficult to pick your favourite
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Beaches in Grand Cayman

19 Jan, 2017
Guide to exploring the best beaches in Grand Cayman with location, parking, facilities and activities.
Cultural Cayman
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Best Cultural Activites

29 Jun, 2017
Delve into Cayman's history and culture by visiting these places of interest
Discover the underwater world!
Kids will be fascinated by our water world below.
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Best Family Activities

12 Jan, 2017
Family-friendly activities in Cayman that will keep everyone entertained
Kayaking in Cayman
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Bioluminescence and Mangrove Tours in Grand Cayman

12 Jan, 2017
Explore the coastline, discover the wildlife of the mangroves or experience the magical bioluminescent bay
Birds in Cayman
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Bird Watching in Cayman

13 Jan, 2017
Cayman is world-renowned for its bird watching, particularly on Little Cayman and Cayman Brac
Beautiful Cayman Butterfly
Many different types of beautiful and unique butterflies call Grand Cayman home
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Cayman's Flora and Forna

21 Oct, 2016
A brief description of Cayman's unique plants and animals
Animals of Cayman
Underwater and above land, Cayman has critters that are sure to raise an eyebrow or two...
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Cayman's Local Animals

14 Oct, 2016
A description of the wildlife you will find in the Cayman Islands
Cayman Parrot
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Cayman’s National Symbols

14 Oct, 2016
Cayman's national flag, bird, flower, tree, song and motto

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  • 'He hath founded it upon the seas'
    For more than 100 years, shipbuilding was a major source of income in Cayman and between 1900 -1950 more than 280 vessels were built on all three of our islands.
  • Cayman is a top 'winter' vacation!
    The New York Times knows what we already know – that Cayman is one of the top winter destinations in the world! We made it into the Times 10 Winter Getaways to Suit Every Age, January 2012.
  • Cayman Islands on the map
    The Cayman Islands are part of the Cayman Ridge, situated 150 miles south of Cuba and 180 miles west of Jamaica, in the central Caribbean.
  • Cayman Islands voted "Friendliest Destination"
    Three cheers for Cayman hospitality! With more than 150,000 votes cast, the Cayman Islands won "Friendliest Destination" in Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine's annual Best of the Caribbean issue.
  • Did you know ...?
    There are more than 449 banks and 115 trust companies licensed in the Cayman Islands!
  • Dive Cayman's newest wreck!
    The former submarine rescue ship, Ex-USS Kittiwake, was successfully laid to rest after 54 years of service off Seven Mile Beach on 3 January 2011. Marvel at the spectacle of Cayman's 'newest' wreck!
  • How long is Seven Mile Beach?
    No, its not seven miles. Despite its name, Seven Mile Beach is actually 5.5 miles long. The island itself is only 22 miles long!
  • Our National Symbols
    A poll was held in 1996 and as a result, the Cayman parrot was voted national bird of Cayman, wild banana orchid as the national flower and the silver thatch palm as official national tree.
  • Short History of Stingray City
    Locals say stingrays began gathering in the area decades ago when fishermen cleaned their fish in the shallows. Stingrays would come to feast on discarded fish guts. Now they are hand-fed by visitors!
  • Stock up on supplies!
    Remember to make a supermarket your first stop in Cayman if you arrive on a Saturday as all shops are closed on Sundays.
  • Support our Boobies!
    Also known as "Boobies", the Booby Bird can be found in Cayman and were given their name from the Spanish slang term 'bobo', meaning 'dunce'.
  • To tip or not to tip?
    Virtually every restaurant in the Cayman Islands adds a 10% to 15% service charge in lieu of tipping, so check your bill! Tips are always welcome in the absence of a charge or for 'cash' services.
  • Travel with spare change
    Usual bus fare is CI$2 per journey or CI$3 if you take a long trip like George Town to East End or North Side. Listen for the driver beeping to check if you need a ride!
  • What does 'Cayman' mean?
    It means 'crocodile' - Sir Francis Drake arrived in 1586 and noted a sea serpent 12 feet long which was known as a 'caiman' by natives. It was actually an alligator but the name stuck to the islands!