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Virgin Islands Newsletter: Vol. 3, No 10

In This Issue

Read about kayaking with V.I. Ecotours in the Mangrove Lagoon on St. Thomas. Learn about the great season Reichhold Center for the Arts has lined up. Want to take a virtual trip to St. Croix; you can by tuning into Colors of Paradise TV. And there are always great items on the e-store like wall calendars, books and souvenirs. Check those out at the end of the newsletter!

Kayaking with V.I. Ecotours

The Cas Cay/Mangrove Lagoon Marine Reserve & Wildlife Sanctuary is located on the south side of St. Thomas. It is an area of exceptional natural beauty, where mangrove trees provide homes for an assortment of animal life both above and beneath the waterline. It had been more than a decade since I had explored the lagoon. Now here I was at the V.I. Ecotours office listening to one of their guides, Frank, give a pre-tour talk on what to expect. I was getting ready to do their Kayak, Hike & Snorkel Adventure Tour. Read More...

Reichhold Center 2010-2011 Season

The Reichhold Center for the Arts on St. Thomas recently announced its 2010-2011 season boasting an All-Star line-up of Grammy winners, chart toppers, and legends in R&B, pop, reggae and World music. "This is undeniably one of our strongest seasons ever," said Pamela Toussaint, co-Director of the Reichhold Center. "Usually each season we feature at least one major artist of critical acclaim. This season, however, we have really taken it up a notch by presenting at least four artists on our season that have well established careers and are icons in their field of music." Read More...

Colors of Paradise TV - St. Croix

Check out the newest episodes of Colors of Paradise TV, both of them from the biggest of the USVI islands - St. Croix. The first is a visit to Estate Whim Museum and the second is a beach break at Fort Frederik Beach. Click over and take a virtual trip to St. Croix. Enjoy! Watch it Now...

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Drink Recipe


1 oz Dark Rum
1 oz Irish Cream Liqueur
1/2 oz Dark Creme de Cacao
1/2 oz Kahlua
splash of Amaretto
1/2 cup crushed ice

Combine all ingredients in blender until smooth.

More great recipes from "A Taste of the Virgin Islands Too!!"

Event Calendar

Sunday August 16th, 2015

31st Annual Texas Society Chilli Cookoff
11:00am | St. Thomas, Brewers Bay

Friday August 28th, 2015

Gospel Explosion 2K15
| St. Thomas, BCB Auditorium
Tel: (340) 514-6903

Saturday October 3rd, 2015

Annual Guy/Gal Reel Challenge
| St. Croix
More Information:

Saturday November 14th, 2015

Wahoooo Tournament
| St. Croix
More Information:

Event Calendar →

Desiring Paradise



If you've ever considered moving to the USVI, or if you know someone that wants to, this book is for you. Desiring Paradise is a true story about two New Englanders who followed their dream. Experience the island from a different perspective - as newcomers trying to survive their first year in Paradise. It's guaranteed to raise your eyebrows.

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