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Guana Island-A Slice of Paradise

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Guana Island Virgin Islands

Guana Island Looking for a place that separates you from the real world? A virtual paradise so serene, the only noise you hear is the chorus created by chirping birds, gentle waves and the sea breeze? Guana Island, in the British Virgin Islands, is that slice of paradise. Guana Island is a privately owned sanctuary […]


Virgin Islands Carnival–Music, Dancers and a Great Party!

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Virgin Islands Carnival Dancer

Virgin Islands Carnival Once a year, the sound of intoxicating steel drums, colorful dancers, mocko jumbies, fireworks, and the barrage of tourists fill the streets of the US Virgin Islands. It’s these times of the year when people from all walks of life and all ages come together and enjoy each other’s company through music, […]


Caribbean Music–The Island Vibe

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Caribbean music steel drums

Caribbean Music–The Island Vibe Caribbean music is one of the most popular genres of music heard not only in the islands, but all over the world. Although the rhythm varies from island to island, you easily recognize their African heritage through the lively, explosive and expressive beats. Most people are familiar with Reggae, but there […]


Plan Your Virgin Islands Destination Wedding Now!

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virgin islands weddings

We were recently blessed to be part of a romantic engagement aboard Black Beard, and it got us thinking…not only are the Virgin Islands the perfect place to get engaged….they’re the perfect place to get married and start your life together-so, how about a Virgin Islands Destination Wedding? Each island offers its own unique charm–St. […]


Five Favorite Dive & Snorkel Sites in the British Virgin Islands

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Dive and Snorkel British Virgin Islands

Dive & Snorkel Sites in the British Virgin Islands The British Virgin Islands is one of the world’s best snorkeling and diving destinations. Excellent underwater visibility and warm water temperatures combined with each site’s unique topography and teeming aquatic life are reason enough to start planning your diving or snorkeling adventure right now. Here are […]


Discover Romantic Peter Island with Pirate’s Paradise Adventures

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Discover Romantic Peter Island The British Virgin Islands are home to many romantic destinations; one in particular is Peter Island. Reachable only by boat or chopper, you’re guaranteed a peaceful holiday and a romantic time on this secluded island. The fifth largest of the 60 islands that comprise the BVI, Peter Island offers gorgeous beaches, […]


How to Find the Cheapest Airfare to the Virgin Islands

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View of St. Thomas USVI

Cheapest Airfare to the Virgin Islands When planning your trip to the Virgin Islands, airfare may seem the most cost-prohibitive part of planning your trip. Here’s a few tips to help you find the Cheapest Airfare to theVirgin Islands. During the course of a day, prices fluctuate depending on availability. “Airfare is the most volatile […]


Explore Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands

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Baths at Virgin Gorda

Virgin Gorda The British Virgin Islands are blessed with many beautiful destinations, but perhaps the most stunning is Virgin Gorda, in the British Virgin Islands. The island was christened by Christopher Columbus as Virgin Gorda, meaning “The Fat Virgin” because of its shape. The island resembles a lady lying on her side. It’s the third […]


Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

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White Bay Jost Van Dyke

Jost Van Dyke Jost Van Dyke (pronounced Yost Van Dyke) is one of sixty tropical islands that make up the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean (only 8 of these islands are actually inhabited). While one of the most famous Virgin Islands, this small mountainous island measures only about 10 square miles and has only […]


International Talk Like A Pirate Day – September 19th!

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Pirates Paradise Adventures

International Talk Like A Pirate Day – September 19th “Avast ye scallywags! Man the canons or walk the plank!” That certainly sounds more colorful than, “Fire the canons or you’ll be in trouble,” doesn’t it? Well, feel free to talk like a pirate all day, because September 19th is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. […]