What is Bermuda?

  • (noun): A group of islands in the Atlantic off the Carolina coast; British colony; a popular resort.
    Synonyms: Bermudas


Bermuda ( /bɜrˈmjuːdə/), officially the Bermudas or Somers Isles, is a British overseas territory in the North Atlantic Ocean. Located off the east coast of the United States, its nearest landmass is Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, about 1,030 kilometres (640 mi) to the west-northwest. It is about 1,239 kilometres (770 mi) south of Cape Sable Island, Nova Scotia and 1,770 kilometres (1,100 mi) northeast of Miami, Florida, USA. Its capital city is Hamilton.

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P&O Cruises - Current Fleet
... Ship Built Entered service for P O Gross Tonnage Flag Notes Adonia 2011. 30,277 GT Bermuda ex-Royal Princess with Princess Cruises ... Arcadia 2005. 86,799 GT Bermuda Originally ordered as Queen Victoria for Cunard Line, transferred to P O during construction Aurora 2000. 76,152 GT Bermuda Azura 2010. 115,000 GT Bermuda ...
Bermuda Land Snail
... See text Bermuda land snails, scientific name Poecilozonites, are an endemic genus of pulmonate land snail in the family Gastrodontidae (according to the taxonomy of the ... have colonised the mid-Atlantic island of Bermuda at least 300,000 years ago ... It makes up 95% of Bermuda's terrestrial fossils ...
Bermuda College - History
... The College was created by the Parliament of Bermuda through the passage of the Bermuda College Act in 1974 with the amalgamation of three flourishing institutions the ...
Bermuda - Holidays
... Bermudians fly home-made kites to celebrate Easter 24 May Bermuda Day Originally celebrated Queen Victoria's birthday as Empire Day later changed to "Bermuda Day" to provide an official ...
Bermuda National Stadium - Cricket
... National Stadium Ground information Location Hamilton, Bermuda Establishment 1956 (first recorded match) Domestic team information Bermuda (1956–) Located just north ... Swanton's XI played Bermuda ... first-class match when the New Zealanders played Bermuda as part of their tour of the West Indies ...