Culinary delights

Main Story: Worth a mentionPrepare your taste buds for the 2011 Cayman Cookout. Celebrate good food, good wine and the beauty of the Cayman Islands, alongside celebrity chefs, Eric Ripert, Anthony Bourdain and José...

Home health check

The home is supposed to be somewhere you can relax and feel safe, but unseen dangers often lurk in the house.


Kitchen gadgets galore from Bon Vivant’s epicurean team

Epicurean Cutting BoardMade from non-porous wood fibre composite, these cutting boards are resistant to staining, cracking and temperatures up to 350°. The Epicurean Cutting board is designed to fit in the dishwasher and is...

Border crossing

Milne Samuel, a licensed land surveyor with Evans & Associates, has seen people build on the wrong land four times in his 20 years on island. The reason: the landowners don’t know the correct boundaries of their property.

The Galleries

Main Story: From the home front - Lantern PointAL Thompson’s is redefining the way we shop for home furnishings with The Galleries. The store created these unique showrooms to meet the needs of its...

Sticks and Stones

Main Story: From the home front - Lantern PointSticks and Stones is celebrating the music and art of the Cayman Islands. The store is holding an art exhibition, featuring local artists, Gordon Solomon, Randy...

Turnberry Villas – Waterfront Living

For those who won’t settle for anything less than waterfront living. Turnberry awaits! This spectacular canal front with private boat dock and golfing community is ideally located minutes from shopping, fine dinning, beaches, entertainment and everything else that’s available on Seven Mile Beach.


Worth a Mention

A new development on South Sound, called Vela, which is Spanish for “sail”, will be breaking ground soon. 


Prepare for the 2013 hurricane season

A lot of water has passed under the bridge since Hurricane Ivan devastated Grand Cayman in 2004.



New cooling partnership

The Cayman air conditioning company OtisAir has signed an exclusive franchise agreement with a US-based specialist firm to help on-island businesses stay ahead of the curve. 


A peaceful family community

The Spinnakers at Red Bay is a new RE/MAX offering for the discriminating investor who is looking for the best quality for the best price on Grand Cayman.


Inside the Box

For those of us behind the curve of progressive architecture, container homes are exactly what the name suggests:  they are homes built using shipping containers as a modular building element. The containers are essentially...

GOING GREEN is worth the benefits

The familiar phrase “You get what you pay for” could definitely be applied to the decision to make your house eco-friendly. 


Eco-friendly outdoor furniture

For those looking to add style to their homes, IDG is now offering the exclusive DEDON collection for outdoor spaces. Combining sleek designs with ultra-modern technology, each piece is a unique, hand-made original, offering the perfect place to relax and get away from it all.

Time to insulate

Home cooling accounts for a significant portion of electricity costs for any home in Cayman, which is why our utility bills seem to double over the summer months. However, having a home that is properly insulated can make a big difference to your electricity expenses. 


Away from it all

Floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors feature throughout the house, offering an uninterrupted view of the Caribbean Sea, while louvered Bahama shutters offer a West Indian touch.

Cayman architect, Arek Joseph OBE, offers sage advice on building a house

1.  Buy in an area where there are constraints on what can be built...

Go East, Young Man

A quick look at an aerial image of Grand Cayman will highlight one clear fact which is that 98 per cent of all development over the last 40 years has occurred west of Savannah.


The Ritz-Carlton redefines design

InsideOut checks out the glitz of the new-look restaurants at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman.


Talk of the town

Kirk Home Centre has Table Topics, a new range guaranteed to get the party started. Table Topics features a collection of conversation starters with the aim of creating fun and interesting discussions around the...