The amazing Cayman Islands, a Caribbean treasure

The Cayman Islands are one of the most popular destinations in our world. Of exuberant beauty, these islands dependent on the British Crown, but located in the waters of the Caribbean Sea, constitute one of those places that simply have everything to spend a dream vacation. As well as the paradise islands Bora Bora, considered one of the ten most beautiful in the world. ¿ Would you like to meet the magnificent Cayman Islands? Then join us and discover them with us.

Cayman Islands, a paradise to discover

Grand Cayman

The largest of the Cayman Islands is the tourist and financial center of the country. A large number of banks and insurers have established their bases in this beautiful place, which has become a tax haven over the years.

The beaches in Grand Cayman have no comparison. Its waters are an intense turquoise blue and the sand is as white as snow. One of the most beautiful and popular beaches is known as Seven Mile.

Other activities you can do in Grand Cayman are snorkeling, jet skis, scuba diving and many more. But if what you are looking for is a quieter day you can visit the Queen Elizabeth II botanical garden or the Cayman Islands National Museum.

Cayman Brac

Cayman Brac is the easternmost of the islands. With just over 1,800 inhabitants, it is a quiet and very beautiful place to spend unforgettable days of adventure.

You can explore the caves of Cayman Brac or perhaps immerse yourself in its waters to explore the remains of various shipwrecks here. You may also be interested in visiting a natural formation known as the Pillars of Hercules, go to the Powell Museum and relax in one of the many spas that are located there. Not bad, right?

 Little Cayman

As the name implies, Little Cayman is the smallest of the islands. It has an approximate area of ​​26 kilometers and an estimated population of 170 people. It is a great place to meet in a single day.

It can be easily reached by air with the Cayman Airways airline or by sea from Cayman Brac. In addition to beautiful beaches, in Little Cayman you can find some shops and restaurants and a lovely church.

Cayman Islands: sun, sand and sea

 George town

George Town is the capital and largest city of the Cayman Islands. It is located in Grand Cayman and as we discussed earlier it is the financial center of the city. It is also where you can find the greatest variety of shops and restaurants. Tourism is the second source of income for the Cayman Islands, so many cruise ships arrive at the port of George Town.

West bay

West Bay is another of the most popular places in the magnificent Cayman Islands. It is located in Grand Cayman and is the second most populous city on the islands. It is a place of extraordinary natural beauty that is worth visiting. There you will find the most beautiful beaches and cliffs, as well as small restaurants that offer a varied gastronomic offer.

Bodden Town

Bodden Town, also located in Grand Cayman, is the first settlement, so its historical and cultural value is very important. Between 1798 and 1823 the first ports, fortifications and houses were built. At least 6 kilometers of walls and canyons of that time are still preserved, so it is definitely one of the most interesting places to know about the great island.

East end

East End is another town located in Grand Cayman. It also has beautiful beaches that you should know, in addition to a famous lighthouse that is located to the east. It is the first lighthouse in the history of the islands, it has been an essential piece to help navigate the island.

Before placing the lighthouse of East End, the Cayman Islands were known as «the cemetery of the Caribbean», for the numerous shipwrecks that occurred in the place. In 1794 ten merchant ships ran aground on the island’s reefs, unfortunately 8 people died, but this accident was decisive for the construction of the lighthouse.

«All trips have secret destinations that the traveler knows nothing about.»
                                            -Martin Buber-

The Cayman Islands are an exotic destination with amazing beaches, lots of sun, sand and fun. The lush natural beauty of this place has no comparison.

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