NEW YORK – January 6, 2014 – With its signature pink sand beaches, breathtaking sunsets and proximity (less than a two hour
flight from east coast gateway cities), Bermuda(www.gotobermuda.com) will be the epicenter of all things
romance-related as the island dedicates the month of February as its annual Love Month. This month-long series of relationship-strengthening
events and romantic activities is aimed at helping couples reconnect on this
nearby island paradise, located less than two hours from East Coast U.S. cities.
Among the island’s Love Month activities include:
Couples’ Golf Tournament – Port Royal
Monday and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m. –
Bermuda offers more golf per square
mile than anywhere else in the world so it is only fitting that couples can
bond on the greens and start the week on the famed Port Royal Golf Course, the
home of the 2014 PGA Grand Slam of Golf, with the Couples Golf Tournament.
Participating duos will receive a 50% discount on greens fees, inclusive of a
cart, and the winners of the tournament will receive prizes compliments of the
Department of Tourism.
Contact: For more information, please log onto www.portroyalgolf.bm or call (441) 234-0974.
Champagne & Strawberries Afternoon
Affair – Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art
Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Couples can enjoy complimentary access and a guided tour of Masterworks
Museum of Bermuda Art, home to internationally acclaimed works of art from
Winslow Homer, Georgia O’Keeffe, Marsden Hartley, Charles Demuth and Henry
Moore, followed by a performance from one of Bermuda’s top saxophone players. Champagne, chocolates and an assortment of fruit will be served in the museum’s
breathtaking Rose Garden.
Contact: For more information, please log onto www.bermudamasterworks.com or call (441) 299‑4000.
Love Train City Tour – Front Street,
City of Hamilton (Meet at the Flagpole)
Wednesdays, 11:00 am – 12:00 p.m.
Couples can boards romantic spots in the City of Hamilton. While on
board, guests will discover unique facts about some of the city’s most popular
attractions and have the opportunity to photograph amazing historical sites.
Lovers Matinee – Specialty Cinema on
Church Street, City of Hamilton
Wednesdays, 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Sit back, relax and enjoy an afternoon matinee featuring a top romantic film at Bermuda’s newest
and coziest theatre, the Specialty Cinema in Hamilton. Couples will receive a complimentary movie
snack to complete their romantic movie-going experience.
Contact: For more information, please log onto www.specialitycinema.bm or call (441) 292‑2135.
Dockyard Glassworks Demonstration –
Maritime Lane, Royal Naval Dockyard
Thursdays, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Visitors can enjoy watching talented artists create magnificent
masterpieces using the process of glassblowing and flame working. At the end of the demonstration, participants receive a specially made hand blown glass
heart, compliments of the Department of Tourism.
Contact: For more information, please log onto hwww.dockglass.com or call (441) 234-4216.
Shopping in the City Tour – Front Street, City of Hamilton (Meet at the Flagpole)
Fridays, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Visitors will learn
historical facts about Bermuda from their personal shopping tour guide, Town
Crier Ed Christopher, while receiving great discounts at some of The City of
Hamilton’s most popular shops.
Love Cruise – Albuoy’s Point on Front Street, City of Hamilton
Fridays, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Passengers who set sail on the Love Cruise will enjoy musical
entertainment and complimentary refreshments as they tour Hamilton Harbour’s
quaint water locations and romantic hideaways.
Love Tales Walking Tour – Town Hall, Town of St. George
Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Couples are invited to join one of Bermuda’s renowned tour guides for an
intimate walk through the historic Town of St. George, a UNESCO World Heritage
Site. Learn about Bermuda’s greatest love stories while discovering locally
made products and stay for the 12:00 p.m. historical reenactment in King’s
Robert & Jamie in Heritage Court – Fairmont Hamilton Princess
Saturdays, 9:00 p.m. –
Located just a short walk
from the City of Hamilton, lovebirds can enjoy Robert & Jamie, one of
Bermuda’s best musical duos, as they perform an array of popular hit songs at the
Fairmont Hamilton Princess’ Heritage Court.
more information, please log onto www.fairmont.com/hamilton-bermuda or call
For more information, please log onto www.gotobermuda.com.
Just under two hours from East Coast gateway
cities, Bermuda stretches for 21 miles along turquoise waters and is surrounded
by a 200-square-mile coral reef plateau. The destination’s accommodations range
from luxury resorts to intimate guest cottages and family-run inns, all
incorporating the sophistication and hospitality unique to the Bermuda
experience. The island includes more than 150 restaurants to fit any traveler’s
budget, from simple and inexpensive to elegant and special dining. Bermuda’s
diverse activities offer an array of vacation options all year round, including
more wreck dives and more golf per square mile than anywhere else in the world,
renowned deep sea fishing, luxurious spas and smooth pink beaches.
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