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Reef Bay Hiking Trail-St. John USVI

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Reef Bay sugar mill

Caribbean Travel and Life Magazine lists Reef Bay Hiking Trail on St. John as one of the 10 best hikes in the Caribbean. This 2.5 mile hike features not only a variety of tropical plants and animals and several ruins of 17th Century sugarcane plantation buildings and estates, it also features Petroglyphs believed to have […]


Best St. Thomas Restaurants USVI–Iggie’s Beach Bar & Grill

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Iggie's pirate hostess

Best St. Thomas Restaurants USVI Iggie’s Beach Bar and Grill at Bolongo Bay on St. Thomas is one of the most fun and truly Caribbean bar and restaurants in the Virgin Islands. Voted as a best St. Thomas restaurant multiple times by the readers of Caribbean Travel and Life Magazine, this beachside bar and grill […]


The History of the U.S. Virgin Islands

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Hawksnest Beach St John USVI

The U.S. Virgin Islands have a storied history dating back to 710 BC. Officially discovered by Christopher Columbus, the islands were owned by many different nations before becoming the U.S. Virgin Islands.


Best Virgin Islands Boat Rental For The Physically Challenged

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Chaise lounge seating on Red Beard

>Ahh..the Virgin Islands. Warm, tropical waters, stunning corals and fish, gentle breezes and the warm Caribbean sun make the Virgin Islands the perfect place to swim, snorkel and relax. What you might not know is that the Virgin Islands have more than sixty stunning islands, and most within a short ride of each other by […]


Virgin Islands Pirates-Black Beard

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BlackBeard the Pirate

Virgin Islands Pirates-Black Beard Among the famous figures that have emerged from the history books of the Virgin Islands, one stands alone–the scoundrel Virgin Islands pirate, Blackbeard. An unlikely character–if you will–revered by the islanders as a hero for many generations, from his peak to his downfall, Blackbeard’s life and story has been romanticized by […]


Best St. Thomas Tourist Attractions

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Sunrise in St John Virgin Islands

Best St. Thomas Tourist Attractions When it comes to sightseeing, the United States Virgin Islands has a lot more to offer than just sugary soft sandy beaches, clear, warm waters and stunning views that make your head spin. St. Thomas has an array of totally unique and interesting destinations and attractions that you won’t soon […]


Choosing The Right Islands For Your Virgin Islands Vacation

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Virgin Islands Magen's Bay

At first glance on a map, the islands that make up the Virgin Islands chain are difficult to distinguish from one another. Which is a US territory? Which is a British Island? Where do I need a passport? What airport should I fly into? All good questions, but really not the most important question to […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]