Officially a British overseas territory, the Cayman Islands are located in the Western Caribbean Sea and are a popular vacation destination among tourists worldwide. The islands are made up by the Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, and Little Cayman and are located ninety miles south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica. These islands are a major financial centre in the Caribbean and provide tourists with excellent attractions, water activities, and numerous Cayman Islands vacation rentals to choose from. Weather is almost perfect year-round, with relatively dry winters and nightlife and restaurants are very varied.
Things to do at the Cayman Islands
Besides being a famous diving spot, Cayman Islands also offer tourists numerous attractions that vary from beachside activities to museums, cruises, undersea tours, horseback riding and many festivals ideal for families and kids. All beaches here are public and feature incredible views, white sands and clear waters. The Seven Mile beach is perfect for those who like sports or simply relax and watch the waves roll in. The Public Beach offers changing rooms and restrooms as well as a wonderful playground for kids to enjoy. If you want to get away from crowds head to Spotts Beach and if you are looking for shallow waters for children, Rum Point is an option
If you are eager to learn about the colorful sea life of the Caribbean you might want to visit the Boatswain’s Beach on Grand Cayman. This picturesque place is home to the Turtle Farm, a family park where you can learn about all life stages of sea turtles, walk through the aviary and see a shark in the predator tank.
If you prefer nightlife, Cayman Islands offer great alternatives. There are numerous bars and clubs where you can dance the night away, listen to jazz, folk or rock and sip a delicious cocktail with friends. There are also numerous places where you can watch a game with a cold beer or if you want something a little more sophisticated you can also go on a romantic sunset cruise with your special someone.
One thing is certain; vacationing in the Cayman Islands will provide a unique experience where you can mix day fun activities and nightlife parties with the pleasure of simply sitting back relaxing and not doing a single thing!