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Blog - Around the Islands


Are you an Islander at heart thinking about everything Virgin Islands 24 X 7? Dreaming about the sand beneath your feet 365 days a year? We have you covered here whether its St. Thomas, St. John or St. Croix. 

Our Blog “Around the Islands” will give you a close-up and personal view of our home the U.S. Virgin Islands. — The Islander

  • Texas Society Chili Cook Off

    Chili Cook-Off Music

    The Texas Society Chili Cook Off offers tasty chili, loads of fun, a wonderful setting and great music! A Chili Cook Off with live entertainment, games…

  • St. John Snorkeling Update Part 2

    Leinster Waterlemon Snorkeling

    Snorkeling is one of the top activities in the St. John National Park. The island's waters support fascinating coral reefs, mangroves, sea grass meadows and…

  • Magens Bay Watershed Preserve

    Magens Bay View

    Magens Bay is the most popular beach on St. Thomas, and it is the most renowned aspect of Magens Bay Park. Thousands of people head…

  • A French village in St. Thomas & Heritage Museum

    French town Boats

    Frenchtown is a quaint, French, fishing village nestled in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. The main road running through the seaside village is “Rue de St.…

  • 5 Tips for Visiting the Virgin Islands National Park with Children

    St. John Junior Ranger, Virgin Islands National Park

    The Virgin Islands National Park was established on December 1, 1956 to protect the natural and cultural resources on St. John. The park offers gorgeous…

  • The Story of Larimar


    Larimar or blue pectolite is an extremely rare gemstone. It has been found only in one location: a mountainous, relatively inaccessible area in the province…

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