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Under the palms & keeping our distance 🤍 wishing well for everyone out there. ...

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Nothing beats the perfect spot on the beach under a shady tree! ...

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Even when the whole world is changing, one thing remains constant. Our beautiful surroundings. The Virgin Islands are full of views like this and beautiful people that know how to band together when the times get tough. 📷- @thekrymreaper
#stthomasvirginislands #stthomas #usvirginislands #usvi #usvirginisland #caribbean #caribbeanlife #caribbeanrainbow

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There are so many different vantage points in the Caribbean. Everywhere you turn it’s another breathtaking view! 📷- @madeline_grace #stjohn #usvirginislands #usvi #travel #caribbean #caribbeanlife ...

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Did you see yesterday’s Sun Halo? 📷- @ray.pdf
#stthomas #usvirginislands #usvi #sundog #sunhalo #caribbean

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Little islands, as far as the eye can see... ...

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Hey you, yeah YOU! Book that next vacation you’ve been dreaming about and come see us in the Caribbean! Make sure you visit our website to find everything you need to know about what to do in the VI! 📷- @da_drewski845
#usvirginislands #usvi #stjohn #stthomas #stcroix #caribbean #caribbeanadventure #beachdonkey #donkey

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A flat day on the bay! What did you do this weekend to take advantage of the flat waters and clear skies?

#magensbay #stthomas #stthomasvirginislands #beach #caribbeanbeaches #usvirginislands #viewsfordays

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It’s amazing what you can see with a different perspective! 🎥 @mikeytango @bolongobay ...

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Places to stay in the US Virgin Islands

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Villa Viento

St. Thomas, USVI

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Secret Harbor, St. Thomas, USVI

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Featured Experiences

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American Yacht Harbor C-Dock, 6501 Red Hook Plaza, Suite 201, St. Thomas, VI


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17-1 Estate Thomas, St. Thomas, VI


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Information and insider tips for locals and visitors on all things Virgin Islands Travel and Life

St. Thomas VI
What To Do VI’s Response to COVID-19

Just as everyone else, we have been working on adjusting to the current circumstances and trying to understand how this will impact us, as well as other businesses, lives, and in general the US Virgin Islands. Our hearts go out to everyone that is affected by the novel coronavirus and we want to be here […]

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Sugar Mill on St. John
A Brief History of the Virgin Islands

THE ROCK IS FORMED The U.S. Virgin Islands, known as “America’s Paradise” has a long, complicated and quite interesting history. Geologists believe that 100 million years ago, the earth’s crust (tectonic plates) began shifting enough to cause the eruption of the volcano that created St. Thomas. Once the lava cooled (about 22 million years ago) […]

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My Brother's Workshop
On a Mission to Instill Hope and Skills in the Youth of the Virgin Islands | My Brother’s Workshop, US Virgin Islands

Providing Life-long Skills Through Real Work, Mentorship, Counseling, and a Family-Oriented Network In a recent effort to help shed more light on different charitable programs in the Virgin Islands, we had the opportunity to meet with the owner and program directors of My Brother’s Workshop on a tour of the facility to learn a little […]

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Fruit Tree on the Northside of St. Thomas
Grocery Shopping in the Virgin Islands: a Complete Guide

The Best Grocery Stores in the Virgin Islands Whether you live on the islands or are visiting, it’s important to find the right grocery store to meet your needs—especially if you’re watching your wallet. The majority of produce, meat, dry goods, dairy, and other products in Virgin Island grocery stores must be shipped in. This […]

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Bougainvillea and Monarch in the Virgin Islands
Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the VI

It is already October and that means a month-long of Halloween music, themed parties, cool crisp air and pumpkin spice lattes (the latter for those that happen to be stateside, at least). October also means breast cancer awareness month! Because we cover local businesses and of course support this cause (we are women-owned by the […]

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