National Geographic : 1967 Aug
"Offto the cricket match with Mary and Bill. We met them dancing the night before" That's Bermuda! Friendships are made just like that in a little island 90 minutes from east coast cities. Bermuda, where fellowship comes naturally. Your welcome to Bermuda is cor dial and real. For the island has played host to the world for cen turies. And still does. with an old- sample Bermuda's beaches, sports, nighttime gaiety. To cruise around and fill your eyes with beauty. Sightsee with us, down lanes where passion flowers, frangipani, oleander grow. Climb a lighthouse and look down at white roofs, green bays, blue ocean. Roam through dazzling underground caves, his toric old mansions, bright Botanical Gardens. Your driver or guide will tell you fascinating tales of our swashbuckling past as he takes you about. If you sightsee by motorbike or ferry, most any Bermudian will be happy to answer your questions. fashioned courtesy, rare these days. No wonder it's so easy to enjoy yourselves, your hosts, your new friends. In these ancient sun-filled streets, 20 mph is the top speed. Warm breezes waft away worry, put you in a relaxed mood-ready to Play with us, on our famous golf courses and tennis courts. Join us at pink, soft beaches for swim ming, or go sail ing, water skiing, diving. Watch our local sports, cricket and yacht races. Or fish with us-from shore, reef or charter boat for wahoo, tuna, bonefish. Dance with us to the intoxicat ing beat of steel bands and calypso, wild music, sweet music. Hotel-hop after dark for the entertainment that keeps the island swinging into the small hours. Be our guest. A travel agent can help you. Or write Bermuda, 610 Fifth Ave., New York 10020 * 6 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago 60602.