Packing for Paradise: The do's & dont's

Packing for Paradise

You've taken the proverbial plunge... straight into the tranquil, aquamarine waters of the Caribbean. You've decided to relocate, you've received your work permit and you are set to start your new adventure. Next stop? Paradise!

A guide to driving in Cayman

A guide to driving in Cayman

There are few things as enjoyable as a road trip, whether for a weekend away with friends, for a relaxing drive to clear your mind or for a day trip to showcase the splendor of our
mangrove-woven, semi-submerged rock-home to visiting friends and family. Before you set out
windswept and smiling into the island sunset, you need to make sure you are not driving around
illegally. 

7 Reasons Why Tropical Christmases Rule

7 Reasons Why Tropical Christmases Rule

If you imagine a traditional Christmas, you'll conjure up images of roaring log fires, icy cold weather and steaming mulled wine, but there are some people who's Christmas is quite the opposite. They get to spend Christmas on a sandy beach, sipping cold margaritas and laying under sunny blue skies. So what’s it like spending Christmas in the the Caribbean vs. the typical winter wonderland we see in the movies?

The First 5 Things You Should Do When You Move to the Cayman Islands

The First 5 Things You Should Do When You Move to the Cayman Islands

So you're moving to the Cayman Islands, you've either been offered a job or your planning on getting yourself down here and looking for one. Living in the Cayman Islands is a wonderful experience, but when you first get here you'll need to set up a few things that may be a little stressful at first, so we've made it a little easier for you and listed (in no particular order) the first few things you should do before settling into a new life on this beautiful island.

How To Make The Best of a Tropical Storm Lockdown

How To Make The Best of a Tropical Storm Lockdown

When you're living in the Cayman Islands, tropical storm warnings in hurricane season become the norm. It's unnerving, a tad scary and you're praying it won't harm anyone. BUT, there is no denying a teeny tiny part of you inside is secretly hoping work will be called off, the kids won't have school and you can stay in your PJ's all day wrapped in a duvet watching re-runs of Game of Thrones until it passes (that's if you're lucky enough to have power).

Don't just sit there biting your nails and worrying, here's how to make the most of a bad weather situation in Cayman.

Things To Know Before Moving To Cayman

Things To Know Before Moving To Cayman

Moving to Cayman for some is a no brainer. An opportunity to live out your days on a gorgeous tropical island with endless sun and a care-free attitude real-world folk crave on a daily basis.

For others, making the move is a huge life-changing decision that isn't to be taken lightly. Doing your research and making sure this is somewhere you can actually see yourself living and working is a vital step in the thought process.

We've tried to make it a little easier for you with a few tips from the pros over at Affinity Recruitment - here's a few things you need to know before even considering moving to the Cayman Islands.

10 Caymanian Phrases You Should Know About

10 Caymanian Phrases You Should Know About

One of the best parts about living in Cayman is the locals and the stories they have to tell. Although English is our first language, the Caymanian dialect has it's own unique twist that make this island even more spectacular and special. Taken from 'the Cayman Islands Dictionary' by Kevin M. Goring, and in honour of all the native Caymanians out there, here are a few of our favourite Caymanian phrases.