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Best Virgin Islands Beach Bars-Ivan’s Stress Free Bar

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Ivan's Stress Free Bar boat ashore

Best Virgin Islands Beach Bars The Virgin Islands is overflowing with great beach bars on the world’s most beautiful beaches. Some are a little wild, some are family friendly, and some are totally laid back, with a “come as you are, stay as long as you want” attitude. The best Virgin Islands beach bars are […]

Best BVI Beach Bars and Resorts – Saba Rock

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Saba Rock Sea Plane British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands epitomize tranquility. Add lush green hills, blue skies and pristine white beaches as the backdrop, and you’ve found a tropical paradise. Now….you just need the perfect beach bar, where you can relax and watch the world go by. You’ll find it at Saba Rock! Saba Rock is one of the world’s […]

Hawksnest Beach, St. John USVI

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Hawksnest Beach St. John US Virgin Islands

Hawksnest Beach is a local’s favorite and the closest beach to Cruz Bay. White sand and easy tides make Hawks Nest Beach great for families, and of course, its great for snorkeling. There’s a shallow water reef just a few yards off the center of the beach to see orange elkhorn corals and an abundance […]

Smuggler’s Cove, British Virgin Islands

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Smugglers Cove Tortola Virgin Islands

Smuggler’s Cove, Tortola If you clear customs at Soper’s Hole, consider taking a short ride to Smuggler’s Cove, on the north side of Tortola. Smuggler’s Cove is the quintessential Caribbean beach, with a crescent-shaped white sand beach and tranquil waters. There’s no dock, so get ready to swim into shore! The water in this bay […]

Waterlemon Cay, St. John USVI

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Starfish at Waterlemon Cay USVI

Waterlemon Cay, on the north side of beautiful St. John, is a small cay within Leinster Bay, and one of the island’s best kept secrets. Since you’re still in the US Virgin Islands, there’s no need to clear customs just yet. Grab a loaner set of top quality snorkel gear from our  collection and jump […]

Salt Island and The RMS Rhone

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Diving the Indians BVI

Salt Island was named for its salt ponds, but is more famous for the shipwreck that its home to.  Off Salt Island lies the remains of the RMS Rhone. Once the pride of the Royal Mail Steam Company, she sunk in 1867 during a hurricane after hitting a rock and splitting in half. Today, The […]

Water Island, U.S. Virgin Islands

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Water Island Virgin Islands

Water Island, USVI Tiny Water Island is the newest member of the four US Virgin Islands. Just off the coast of St. Thomas, you’ll love Water Island’s star attraction, Honeymoon Beach. Coconut palm trees line the shore and the water gently rolls onto the white sand beach. Because the island is small and the only […]

The Baths, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands

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The Baths Virgin Gorda British Virgin Islands

The Baths, Virgin Gorda, is an amazing formation of rocks that is believed to be proof of volcanic activity on the island. As you crawl, climb and wiggle through the labyrinth of rock formations, you’ll find grottos and shallow wading pools with beauty unmatched anywhere else in the world. The trick is to find the […]

Soper’s Hole, British Virgin Islands

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Soper's Hole British Virgin Islands

Soper’s Hole is a gorgeous little on-water village that’s home to Pusser’s Bar and Restaurant—with some of Tortola’s best food—and a fully stocked Pusser’s Company Store on Tortola’s west end. This is a great place to clear customs into the BVI.  You can pick up a few souvenirs…including a bottle of Pusser’s Rum to take […]

Trunk Bay, St John US Virgin Islands

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Trunk Bay Virgin Islands St. john

Trunk Bay is truly one of the world’s most beautiful stretches of white sand and turquiose water to grace the planet.  We cannot stress how incredibly gorgeous this place is!  The sand is like sugar, the clear calm waters gentle, and the coconut palms swaying in the breeze provide a fantastic backdrop to this postcard […]