Cayman Islands

Published by Jonathan Sparrow ON Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Updated on Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Little Cayman

Little Cayman is a tiny, eco-friendly island, just ten miles long and about a mile wide, with crystal clear azure waters lapping pristine white sandy beaches it has some of the best snorkelling and diving in the world and represents a veritable Caribbean paradise. The handful of resorts on the island do their part to ensure they preserve the pristine eco-system of the island.
Published by Jonathan Sparrow ON Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Updated on Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Cayman Brac

The second largest of the Cayman Islands, Cayman Brac lies 89 miles to the north east of Grand Cayman, just a short half an hour or so flight away. Only 12 miles long with an average width of 1.25 miles, Cayman Brac (known simply as ‘The Brac’ to locals) is about 15 square miles in size.
Published by Jonathan Sparrow ON Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Updated on Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Grand Cayman

The largest of the three islands, Grand Cayman is 76 square miles in size; 22 miles long and on average 4 miles wide, while the highest point on the island is just 60 feet above sea level.
Published by Jonathan Sparrow ON Monday, December 19, 2011 Updated on Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Cayman Islands Overview

Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman make up the three Cayman Islands, and are actually rocky outcroppings at the top of a sub-marine mountain range known as the Cayman Ridge. Just 102 square miles (264 square km) in total, the islands are located 150 miles south of Cuba, 460 miles south of Miami, 167 miles northwest of Jamaica.

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