Bermuda or Bermudas or the Somers Isles is a British Overseas Territory located in the North Atlantic Ocean, near the east coast of the United States. The Spanish sea captain Juan de Bermudez was the one who discovered the islands in 1503, but in 1707 Bermuda became a British colony.
The islands attract numerous tourists all year-round with its perfect weather, pink sand beaches, friendly people, historic sites and crystal clear waters. Bermuda has been voted 18 times the 'Best Island in the Carribean/Atlantic' by the Conde Nast Traveler readers.
Bermuda in a snapshot
Bermuda is the perfect holiday destination not only for its world-famous pink sandy beaches and water sports, but also for its various tourist attractions such as Dolphin Quest, Bermuda Aquarium, Maritime Museum, Gibbs Hill Lighthouse, St. Catherine Fort, Crystal Caves, and many more.
Medical tourism in Bermuda
Bermuda's proximity to the US and the possibility to recover in a beachside setting , but also quality medical care and affordable prices are the factors which attract numerous medical tourists each year. The Bermuda Hospitals Board is seriously thinking about making the islands one of the top medical destinations in the near future.
A new prostate cancer treatment (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound - HIFU) is already available in Bermuda, but it is not in the US, and this has already made great difference in the medical tourism statistics. Efforts are continuously being made to modernize the healthcare infrastructure, especially in the dentistry and cosmetic and plastic surgery areas.
Bermuda has a lot of potential and the government is encouraging the medical tourism on the islands and works together with the Ministry of Health to promote Bermuda as a medical destination. Experienced physicians, affordable prices, modern procedures and recovery in a warm place, what more could you wish for?
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Bermuda is a destination you should not miss. Whether it is for holiday or for medical care, Bermuda has all it needs to offer you an unforgettable experience.
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