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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. […]


Local, Delicious Virgin Islands Cuisine

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Virgin Islands Cuisine The Virgin Islands are famous for spectacular and beautiful islands gifted with emerald green hillsides, intense white sand, pastel blue skies and turquoise water. Another benefit of these little dotted specks in the Caribbean map that might not immediately come to mind–the exotic and delicious Virgin Islands cuisine. Because of it’s colorful […]


St John Boat Rental-7 Simple Ways To Beat Seasickness

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Virgin Islands palm tree on beach

7 Simple Ways To Beat Seasickness Your Virgin Islands vacation is almost here….what better way to make the most of this time in paradise than to spend it visiting a variety of lush tropical islands with your family and friends. You’re probably planning some sun worshipping on our stunning Caribbean beaches, with their soft white […]


Sea Turtles off Buck Island

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Turtle Swimming in the Virgin Islands Pirates Paradise Adventures

Sea Turtles off Buck Island When we recently launched our second boat, Black Beard, we scheduled a photo shoot so we could bring you photos of her in her “new” natural habitat–the gorgeous Virgin Islands. Personally, my favorite thing about those photo shoots is the “staging” time when the photographer is getting the boat and […]


St. Thomas, USVI-The Most Beautiful Place In The World

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St Thomas Harbor U.S. Virgin Islands

St. Thomas–The Most Beautiful Place In The World As co-owner of Pirate’s Paradise Adventures, I’m embarrassed to say, in the dozens of times we’ve been on St. Thomas, USVI, we had never cruised through the St. Thomas harbor on one of our boats, Red Beard or Black Beard. What a mistake. When we put Black […]


3 Things Not To Miss When Visiting the Caribbean

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Beautiful Caribbean

There are a million things not to miss when visiting the Caribbean–truly, it’s a magical place. Most people don’t realize that the Caribbean is really a chain of over 7,000 very diverse islands, and different countries. The Bahamas, Turks & Caicos, Puerto Rico, the Windward Islands, and of course, the Virgin Islands, are just a […]


From Yo-Ho To Yum, Virgin Islands Cuisine Has It All!

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Virgin Islands Chicken Roti

Virgin Islands Cuisine The Virgin Islands are among the most visited tropical paradise in the world, known for sugar white sand beaches, warm crystal clear blue and turquoise waters, lovely anchorages, the laid back island feel and their rich history and culture. Did you know though, that the Virgin Islands is also famous for its […]