Airports / Gateways / Flying times
Airports: (GCM) – Owen Roberts International Airport serves Grand Cayman. Gerrard Smith International Airport is on Cayman Brac. Edward Bodden Airstrip is on Little Cayman. Little Cayman has no customs or immigration, so no international flights stop there.
Gateways/Flying Times: British Airways flies from Heathrow T5 via Nassau, Bahamas. All other routes are via the USA. London via Nassau: 12 hours. Atlanta: 2 hours 5 minutes. Houston: 2 hrs 40 minutes. Miami: 1 hour 10 minutes. Tampa: 1 hour 30 minutes. New York: 4 hours.
Average annual temperature, high-27.C/86F: low-19C/66F
Local. Caribbean. International. Gourmet. Chinese. Italian. Mexican. Southwestern USA. German. Indian. Thai. English pubs. Fast Food. Dress code is casual. 15% is standard for gratuities.
Discos. Live Music. Nightclubs. Dinner/Dances. Cinemas. Theatres. Comedy Club. Café. Occasionally gospel concerts and concerts by top reggae, country and rock bands.
Grand Cayman – white sand beaches, dive and snorkel sites; Marine trips; Atlantis Submarine; SeaWorld Explorer Semi-Submarine; Nautilus Semi-Submersible Submarine; Jolly Roger cruise excursions; Turtle Farm; Conch Shell House; Hell in West Bay; Blow Holes in East End; National Museum; National Gallery; Stingray City (snorkelling or diving) dept 4 to 12 ft; Tortuga Rum Factory; Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park; Mastic Trail; Pedro St. James; Rum Point; Caybrew Brewery; Seven Fathoms Rum Distillery; Yacht Club; Blue Tip, Britannia & The North Sound golf courses, Camana Bay; Cayman Islands Helicopter Tours.
Cayman Brac – Bluff; Caves; Honeymoon Cottage; Museum; NIM Things; Parrot Reserve; M/V Capt. Keith Tibbetts (diving or snorkelling site). Brac Nature Trails.
Little Cayman – Booby Pond Nature Reserve; Museum; National Trust House and Bird Sanctuary; Owen Island; Point O’ Sand Beach; Salt Rocks Dock; Tarpon Lake; Bloody Bay Wall and Jackson Marine Parks (diving and snorkelling sites).