Every tourist destination has its attractions. However, because every tourist is different, these attractions have greater or lesser value. In this series Gary’s gives his reasons for traveling to a particular place. Hopefully some of his thoughts will entice you to consider adding this particular place to your itinerary. The entire series is being categorized under the heading, “Spotlights.” You may find more about these locations in the archives of this website, under headings such as, “Great Places,” “Things to Do in,” “Best of,” “Top 10” and “Places of a Lifetime.” In addition, there may be “Walking Tours” of these places available for purchase on the website for the low price of $1.49 each.
Grand Cayman is the largest island in the Caymans. Its capital is George Town, a delightful stopover for cruise ships in the Caribbean Sea. George Town boasts beautiful beaches and a charming waterfront area, perfect for strolling and/or shopping. Include George Town in your Caribbean adventure for at least the following reasons:
1. The most beautiful and most popular beach near the center of George Town is Tiki Beach.
2. The Peace Memorial commemorates the end of World War I and can be found across from Heroes Square.
3. Churches are always important elements of the culture of the Caribbean Islands and George Town is no exception.
4. While in the Cayman Islands, be sure to visit Hell.