The Color Blue in Bermuda

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Is it drab and rainy on your side of the world? I hope this post cheers you up. The volcanic islands of Bermuda are 600 miles off the coast of South Carolina. It’s surprisingly affordable place to visit if you want semi-tropics and beautiful beaches.

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As part of the British Commonwealth, it was fun for me to visit pubs and shops and hang around pink-powder, sandy beaches. What remains in my memory from the visit is the hue of blue that’s distinct to Bermuda. Here are some shots I took when I hiked around Horseshoe Bay.

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Bermuda became a British colony following the 1707 unification of the parliaments of Scotland and England which created the United Kingdom. Bermuda is the oldest remaining British Overseas Territory and the oldest continuously-inhabited, English-speaking town in the New World. The first capital, St. George’s, was established in 1612.

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I’m not a big fan of cruise ships, but I would never have gotten to see Bermuda any other way, so I’m grateful.

Have you been to Bermuda? What did you like about it?

11 thoughts on “The Color Blue in Bermuda

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    1. Thanks, Terry! If you have a moment, I’d love to hear about what you think of my 2 recent posts regarding directors–males and females. I value your opinion….

  1. You do take some great photos and I am addicted to the color blue! I took a cruise to Bermuda a couple of years age. I also am not a big fan of cruises but we were “allowed” off the boat for a few hours to explore.

  2. Oh my!!! Just what I needed on a cold, rainy ‘Spring’ day! Beautiful shots Cindy. I wish I had been to Bermuda but you made me want to go right away πŸ˜€

    1. I couldn’t get over what an usual and awesome powder blue the water was….hey, I would love your thoughts regarding the recent post I did about villains in film….:)

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