A Visit to the Cayman Islands

Grand Cayman, a popular Caribbean vacation destination, is the largest of the three Cayman Islands. The island is frequented by tourists due to its warm tropical breezes, duty-free shopping and variety of activities available to enjoy. Simply put, a week vacation may not be enough time to soak in all this warm weather spot has to offer.

Snorkeling and Scuba Diving
Known for its coral reefs, Grand Cayman is one of the world’s most popular choices for scuba diving and snorkeling. For scuba diving enthusiasts, the most visited dive sites include Kittiwake and Babylon http://oceanfrontiers.com/dive-sites.html. For those interested in exploring shipwrecks while getting an up close view of hundreds of tropical fish species, the Wreck of the Cali is a favorite spot. Water sport lovers can also indulge in a little deep sea or reef fishing aboard a boat around the island.

Atlantis Submarines
For those who do not scuba dive but would still like to experience the underwater world, there is the option of riding inside the 48-passenger Atlantis Submarine. Guests will be treated to the comforts of an air-conditioned ship while viewing the beauty of marine wildlife.

Cayman Safari Tour
Booking a Cayman Safari tour is not as wild as it may sound. The tour route will take you places such as the Botanic Park, Wreck of the Ten Sail and Blow Holes. It is a wonderful experience for the whole family, giving them exposure to the wildlife, vegetation and popular attractions that the Cayman Islands have to offer. Be sure to bring a camera along to capture these amazing views

After a day full of activities, it is not hard to work up a ferocious appetite. Fortunately, the folks at Abacus know just how to please. Patrons can dine on mouth-watering meals prepared in the restaurant’s open kitchen. The Abacus menu includes a variety of delicious dishes such as grilled octopus, ahi tuna, roasted pumpkin soup, fish and chips, lobster bisque and Caribbean style curry.

It is no surprise that Abacus is a favorite Cayman Islands restaurant http://www.camanabay.com/the-town/dine/ among locals and tourists, alike. Diners have the option of feasting inside the restaurant’s elegant, modern dining room or outside on the outdoor patio where they will be entertained by a live DJ on Friday nights.

Seven Mile Beach
Although its name alludes otherwise, Seven Mile Beach is actually only 5.5 miles long. Seven Mile Beach attracts visitors from all over the world because of its gorgeous white sands, hotels, and resorts. In fact, it was voted one of the best beaches by Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine. Relaxing on the pristine beach, just steps from the crystal-clear Caribbean water, is a favorite activity among tourists—some of which spend their entire day there!

Grand Cayman is more than a vacation paradise. It is a wonderful destination for the whole family, where memories are made to last a lifetime.