Tag archives for Bermuda

When you work at National Geographic, one of the first questions people ask is if you get to travel. The answer is often yes, but one of the best parts of the job is being surrounded by sharp, globe-trotting people, and getting to hear their stories. That’s why we asked folks on National Geographic’s Travel team to share a story about the best trip they’ve taken in the past year with our Intelligent Travel readers.

Cruising to Bermuda

There’s no denying the impact the cruise industry has had on how families travel. Cruise lines have not only increased capacity by more than 2,000 percent since 1970, they’re working overtime to appeal to kids of all ages.

The Radar: Travel Lately

The Radar: The top travel news, stories, trends, and ideas from across the web. Got Radar? Follow us on Twitter @NatGeoTraveler and tag your favorite travel stories with #NGTRadar. Check back on the blog each Wednesday for our Travel Lately roundup.

Cycle through Bavaria from Rothenberg to Bamberg and back again on this seven-day, independent bike tour. Each day ends in a beer garden where you can soothe your muscles with a cold beer and local food. [Bike Sherpa] Live the expat life in Canada, Bermuda, or South Africa, named the top three welcoming cities on…

Places Rated: Bulgaria’s Black Sea Coast

The November/December issue of Traveler features our annual “Places Rated” survey of destination stewardship, and this year 340 expert panelists rated 99 coastal destinations around the world. Here on the blog, we’re going to highlight some of these coastal destinations and are interested in adding your feedback to the mix. Bulgaria: Black Sea Coast Rating:…

Places Rated: Bermuda

The November/December issue of Traveler features our annual “Places Rated” survey of destination stewardship, and this year 340 expert panelists rated 99 coastal destinations around the world. Here on the blog, we’re going to highlight some of these coastal destinations and are interested in adding your feedback to the mix. Bermuda Rating: 72 — “Doing…

A Bermuda Guarantee

Eco-friendly 9 Beaches resort, on the far western tip of Bermuda, practices what it preaches. A laid-back group of cabanas, some of them on stilts over water, uses solar-powered lighting and hot water, xeriscaping (dry landscaping) with native plants, battery-operated transportation around the resort, motion sensors on exterior lights, local produce when available and, like…

Sustainable Bermuda

I’m just back from a week visiting the beautiful – but densely populated – island of Bermuda. Fortunately, the government has taken steps to preserve what they have. Here are some examples: To cut down on traffic and air pollution, each family is permitted one car only, which may not exceed 196 inches in length.…