One Week in the Cayman Islands
Collected by Jordyn Kraemer
Play in the water, explore the natural beauty, and enjoy top-notch seafood on these British-administered islands northwest of Jamaica in the blue Caribbean.
Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Take in the marvelous colors of the sunset from the best west-facing beaches in the Cayman Islands. Smith Cove in Grand Cayman is a protected but popular beach to catch the sunset due to its impeccable location and pristine condition. This spot is...
688 W Bay Rd, George Town, Cayman Islands
This honky-tonk-inspired bar has a hometown feel and a country vibe, and has great local beers on tap—like Grand Cayman's classic premium lagers, the CayBrew and Caylight. Don’t miss out on the Thursday night Rock & Roll Bingo: It can get rowdy...
43, Canal Point Drive, Cayman Islands
Looking for a break from the seafood offered at almost every Caribbean restaurant? Copper Falls Steakhouse is exactly what the doctor ordered. From a 28-ounce porterhouse steak to an entire rack of lamb, this place is definitely a meat-lover's...
The Paseo, Cayman Islands
Gaze at the beautiful floor-to-ceiling mosaic that shows the marine life and coral reef in Grand Cayman as you climb the circular staircase to the top of the 75ft observation tower. Located in Camana Bay, this tower offers 360-degree panoramic...
171 Elgin Ave, George Town, Cayman Islands
Whether it's the red snapper from yesterday’s big catch or the garden-grown sugarcane and lime that make up the mojito, the farm/fishing-boat-to-table movement is a force to be reckoned with in the Cayman Islands. Take a tour of the garden at the...
857-891 N W Point Rd, West Bay, Cayman Islands
The 1905 Cadillac sparkling under the bright lights really commands the attention of the room. This hot ride, in the center of the Cayman Motor Museum, is the exact model of the first car ever driven on the island. Browse through more than 55...
Camana Bay, 10 Market St, KY1-9006, Cayman Islands
One place to find truly exotic Cayman goods is at the local farmer’s markets. As you walk down the main alley of the market, you’ll find mounds of unidentifiable produce that is unique in its shape, size, and color. Fruits like custard apples,...
Northwest Road West Bay, West Bay KY1-1209, Cayman Islands
Get your adrenaline kick as two large dolphins push the bottom of your feet, popping you up as they push you across the water’s surface. At Dolphin Discovery, you will learn about the anatomy, personality, and training techniques of these majestic...
Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
With so many amazing beaches, dive sights, and restaurants to explore it’s hard to imagine anything more exciting can happen on the islands after 9pm. However, in the Cayman Islands, the nighttime excursions are invigorating, jaw-dropping, and...
871 West Bay Rd, Canal Point Dr, Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands
When people think about the islands they might often imagine rum punches and bright drinks with little umbrellas on top. On Grand Cayman, however, there are many groundbreaking restaurants with extensive wine lists that shouldn't be overlooked....
Rarely do the terms Queen Elizabeth and reptilian breeding ground appear in the same sentence, but at the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park—inaugurated by Her Majesty in 1994—you'll find a notable exception. Of the countess features to...
Market St, Cayman Islands
Juice bars, gelato shops and tea rooms are the perfect place to snack and regain your energy in between excursions, shopping, and exploring. Power back up with an all natural Green Party or Pink Panther at Jessie’s Juice Bar. They're vegan and...
571 North West Point Road, West Bay KY1-1206, Cayman Islands
Macabuca Bar and Grill boasts breathtaking views of the ocean to enjoy while you sip on a flirty and dangerous rum libation. There are fabulous drink specials on offer. During happy hour, dare to try the sneaky Macabuca punch, the signature drink...
295 Shedden Rd, George Town, Cayman Islands
One of the best ways to truly feel and see the local culture of an island is through their cuisine. The islands' flavors, recipes, and ingredients are like a window into the past—these signature dishes have been prepared for generations. With an...
Major Donald Dr, Cayman Islands
Put on your comfortable shoes and head to the many trails of Cayman Brac to see wildlife, as well as scenic and geological sights. There is a path for all skill sets. Listen to the mating calls of the parrots flying above at the National Trust...