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Find out more about the Virgin Islands and what great opportunities await you. In this section you will find articles about Virgin Islands events, history, culture and more!

Planting Native Trees & SEA

Categories: Nature

Hurricanes Irma and Maria, in September 2017, did great damage to trees and plants in the USVI. Our islands are often described as lush, green, and beautiful. In the aftermath it was quite different; most trees were twisted in place, torn out completely, or standing tall but devoid of any leaves. In the days and […]

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Virgin Islands Recovery Posts

September 6th & 19th, 2017 the Virgin Islands were hit by hurricanes. Beaches, attractions and businesses have reopened! Learn more below.

Love City Rise Up & Dean Doeling

Categories: People | St. John Blog Stories

“Love City Rise Up”, is Dean Doeling’s newest St. John project. Dean is a familiar face in St. John. He loves the island and for years has given to its community through youth sports, organizing an annual event called JUST PLAY. When the 2018 Just Play event couldn’t take place due to damages caused by […]

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St. Thomas Carnival Troupes

Categories: St. Thomas Blog Stories

The VI Carnival parade in St. Thomas is scheduled for April 28th, 2018 on Main Street, Charlotte Amalie. Do you want to sit in the sidelines, watch and take photos of the parade; or do you want to get in on the action and “play mas” yourself? If you want to be in the parade […]

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Fort Christian, St. thomas

Fort Christian Museum National Historic Landmark Site Reopens

Categories: History

February 2nd 2018 – Commissioner Dawn L. Henry, Esq. of the Department of Planning and Natural Resources announces the reopening of Fort Christian Museum National Historic Landmark Site (FCM) in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. Fort Christian Museum will continue serving the community between the hours of 9:00am – 4:00pm. The Museum offers self-guided tours […]

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International Optimist Regatta, Clinic & Team Race Set for June 11-17, 2018

Categories: Event

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Mark your calendar now! The Caribbean’s largest and longest international regatta held exclusively for Optimist dinghy sailors and their families will take place in 2018 despite two Category 5 hurricanes in September. In fact, junior sailing resumed off the beautiful beach at the host St. Thomas Yacht Club within a […]

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Starving Artists Day

Categories: Event | Events

The St. Croix Landmarks Society will host Starving Artists Day on Sunday, November 26, 2017 from 10 am – 4 pm. In addition to the regular line up described below, this year’s event will have an Antiques and Collectibles Mart as well. Admission to the event is $5. About Starving Artists Day The event attracts residents and […]

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Eco-Tours

Lagoon Clean Up

Categories: Environment | Nature

Save The Turtles- Clean up the Lagoon on kayaks with VI Ecotours Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 9am HELP SAVE THE SEA TURTLES! Volunteers are needed to help remove plastic bags from the mangrove trees in the lagoon. Please join us Sunday morning for a clean up. Bring a friend or be partnered with another […]

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ST. JOHN OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

Includes 200 full color photos

St. John off the Beaten Track is your guide to the beaches, trails and hidden attractions of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Find quiet beaches, the best snorkeling spots and abandoned sugar estates. Learn about the islands history, geology, culture, people, ecology, plants and animals. National Park trails include detailed maps, information on historic ruins, and description on natural environment along the trails. Off trail adventures are also explored including secluded shorelines, pristine seasonal streams in the mountains (also known on island as guts), fresh water pools, seasonal waterfalls and more.

This is a must have book for every visitor going to St. John, and also for every resident. The information is excellent; you will learn, laugh and be intrigued by the wealth of details shared on the treasures and secrets of exploring St. John.

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ST. JOHN OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

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