Pirates in the Caymans
Ahoy, Matey! It's that time of year for one of the most celebrated island events, Pirates Week in The Cayman Islands. This all-island festival celebrates all things pirate. With parades, street parties, costume contests and even a 5K run, you'll get to experience all the excitement while vacationing on these beautiful islands.
To be fully prepared for the week, here are a few pointers to help you talk, look and act like a pirate! (Really this will be easy, because you can't stick to any kind of rules when you want to be a pirate.)
First, you need to know some basic pirate phrases:
To really pull it off that you sound like a pirate, make sure you're loud, slightly unintelligible and just a little bit abrasive when you speak. Throw in a few "Arghs" and you should be good to go.
Because you'll also want to look like a pirate, here are few items you'll need to add to your wardrobe.
A pirate's look isn't polished and put together, so feel free to add a few rips and tears to your outfit. And, you'll for sure need a pint of rum in your hand to complete the look of a pirate.
Aye, round up your hearties and set to explorin' the streets of the Cayman's this November. A few days of buccaneer-style fun and you might just decide it's the pirate's life for you.