Embarking on a journey to Bermuda, I must admit I didn’t harbor specific expectations for this island gem, simply because I hadn’t delved deep into its wonders before. However, my sojourn to this enchanting destination proved to be an incredible surprise, unveiling its distinct allure and captivating history.

Upon my arrival, one observation caught me off guard: the scarcity of familiar faces resembling my own. Given my anticipation, it was an intriguing discovery that led me to uncover the fascinating story behind Bermuda’s demographics during my captivating Rebellion Tour.

To kick off my island escapade, I opted for the renowned Cambridge Resort, a celebrity favorite due to its secluded location, nestled far away from the bustling crowds. Nestled within our private villa, we reveled in an exclusive pool and savored panoramic views of the pristine azure waters. The scenery left us breathless, with the water’s clarity and sheer beauty invoking a sense of awe. While the resort boasted its fair share of charm, a touch of refurbishment would undoubtedly elevate the overall experience, albeit lending it an authentic touch.

Continuing our expedition, we ventured onward to Tucker Town, where we encountered the resplendent Rosewood Hotel. This oasis, situated in the heart of the island, exceeded all expectations. The exceptional customer service left an indelible impression, and the highlight of my stay was undoubtedly the opulent spa. With top-tier amenities and a blissful ambiance, the Rosewood Hotel effortlessly earned a resounding 5 out of 5 rating from me.

One experience that stood out amidst our sojourn was the Rebellion Tour, an absolute must for any visitor to Bermuda. This transformative journey delved deep into the rich tapestry of Bermuda’s black history, unraveling the reasons behind the dearth of familiar faces during my stay. Immersing myself in the profound narratives and cultural insights on this tour left an indelible mark, igniting a desire to explore the black history of every country I visit, fostering a deeper understanding of our shared past.

Without hesitation, I wholeheartedly recommend seizing the opportunity to visit Bermuda. A mere 2 hours and 15 minutes by air from New York, this picturesque paradise boasts not only breathtaking waters but also warm and amicable locals. American Cruises offer regular ports of call to Bermuda year-round, allowing for convenient travel arrangements. It’s worth noting that Bermuda’s allure comes at a price, with the local currency, the Bermuda Dollar, holding equal value to the American dollar. Rest assured, however, as American currency is widely accepted across the island.

For sun-seekers and outdoor enthusiasts, the idyllic weather prevails from mid-May through September, presenting an optimal window to bask in Bermuda’s radiant sunshine and relish a plethora of outdoor activities.

In summary, my voyage to Bermuda surpassed all expectations, and I urge fellow travelers to embark on their own odyssey to this captivating island. Immerse yourself in its pristine waters, unravel its rich history, and forge unforgettable memories amidst its welcoming embrace. Bermuda beckons; answer its call.

Photo Credits: Alex