Location: Off the east coast of the U.S., 640 miles from Cape Hatteras, N.C.
Size: 27.7 square miles.
Religions: African Methodist, Anglican, Baptist, Jewish, Methodist, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic, Seventh Day Adventist
Currency: Bermuda dollar (B$); used interchangeably with the U.S. dollar
Telephone/Area Code: 441
Tipping: Tips often added to bill; otherwise, tip 15 percent. Tip taxi drivers 10 to 15 percent
Weather: No rainy season; summer temps rarely go above 85 degrees. In fall and mid-December to March, temps are in the 60s and 70s. Hurricane season is Aug.-Oct.