Travel Blogs from Virgin Islands US

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Snorkling Over A Drug Shipwreck., Charlotte Amalie, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Snorkling Over A Drug Shipwreck.

A travel blog entry by heatheravan

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... the camaraderie amongst the crew and passengers. We also had an option for St. Thomas of a day trip to the British Virgin Islands to see a dolphin interaction. The the shipwreck snorkel won out however when we learned they still allow touching of ...

Dreadlock Holiday, Botany Bay, St Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Dreadlock Holiday

A travel blog entry by dazzla

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... bad luck! Despite the disruption Wendy and I were having a great time but Lynda and Marshall were getting a bit stressed so they had booked a sailing trip for us all over to the British Virgin Islands. So next stop was back to Blighty..... sort ...

A Day of Rest, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

A Day of Rest

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... , a plumbing distribution company that we do business with. Just a funny coincidence.  They were location people from all over the US.   We ended up in one of the restaurants for a dinner of hummus, Caeser salad, and flatbread pizza.  ...

Biking on Vieques, Esperanza, Puerto Rico travel blog

Biking on Vieques

A travel blog entry by dylanboyle

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... yourself and a bike, $2 without a bike! The water was that perfect carribean aqua marine blue, and we passed many small islands and beautiful sailboats along the way. We arrived in Isabel Segunda on friday and began our ride to Esperanza, the only ...

Chegada a St. Thomas e St. John, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Chegada a St. Thomas e St. John

A travel blog entry by veludo

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20/04/2010 - Chegamos a St. Thomas. Café rápido e saímos para a excursão de snorkel na Trunk Bay em St. John (Considerada pela National Geographic Magazine, uma das 10 praias mais bonitas do mundo). Em St. Thomas pegamos um barco ...

Cruzan for a bruisin´..., St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Cruzan for a bruisin´...

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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... only going off of the day experience we had on the island. However, I am fairly certain that there are plenty of other Caribbean islands more worth one´s time though! We went super touristy and headed to Magen´s Bay. We expected it to be crowded and we ...

Ok... sorry this took so long, St. John, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Ok... sorry this took so long

A travel blog entry by ashleyandustin

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... a haven for live aboard sailors. We spend hours obsessively browsing yachtworld.com looking for just the right vessel for us and entertaining fantasies of circumnavigation. Dust has developed an astounding sailing vocabulary while I tend to focus on floor ...

Right When You've Got the Ins and Outs Down..., St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Right When You've Got the Ins and Outs Down...

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... and beach day and generally hanging around the resort.  It was John and Michelle's last day and also the scheduled appointment for us to go through all the changes in the Marriott Time Share program that got us here in the first place.  With ...

Going home?, St. John, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Going home?

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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... . We went from, we could live here to we will live here to we are not living here, all in two weeks.  For us, we could imagine vacationing there but we realized that the cost/effort of living were not worth the lifestyle.  It's gorgeous to ...

Sweenys Super Tour, Christiansted, United States travel blog

Sweenys Super Tour

A travel blog entry by jacontheroad

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... ( St. Croix fact - St. Croix is one of very few islands in the carribean that is entirely surrounded by the carribean sea. Most islands have the carribean on one side and the atlantic on the other. Fact ) While you are travelling in Sweenys open sided bus ...

The Next Phase, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

The Next Phase

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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I'm a night person.  I packed up everything but my change of clothes and toiletries last night.  I'd rather stay up all night than get up in the morning and have to rush to get things done.  We planned to run our luggage up to the hotel ...

Boat trips, St. John, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Boat trips

A travel blog entry by ashleyandustin

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... to a cute little restaurant where we met 10 Swedish men in Speedo shorts of varying colors frolicking in the ocean and hitting on us in broken English while doing spread eagle pull ups on the eaves of the building. All this after video taping their own ...

World Trip, Part 16 - St. Croix (USVI), Frederiksted, Virgin Islands US travel blog

World Trip, Part 16 - St. Croix (USVI)

A travel blog entry by dudeonthemove

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... have toured St. Thomas and St. John and their painfully decadent beaches, so this time I wanted to check out St. Croix. The Virgin Islands are not only a special place, they are a "special" place (sing it, Church Lady!). It is probably the only ...

Like a Virgin, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Like a Virgin

A travel blog entry by carolandglenns

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...                         St Thomas in US Virgin Islands - 32 square miles - lovely green island - walked into town of Charlotte Amelie, lovely back streets where lots of the shops were within the ...

Shopping Frenzy!! Evlyns Shopping Tour, Christiansted, United States travel blog

Shopping Frenzy!! Evlyns Shopping Tour

A travel blog entry by jacontheroad

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... have been no grey grout on the islandthat is good. Something ( and I ca only take apassing interest in this ) has made the islands grey grout go off. ( As part of our shopping assignment today we had to go and get some grey grout from a small hardware ...

Scenic boat ride along St. John's northwest shores, Charlotte Amalie, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Scenic boat ride along St. John's northwest shores

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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...        In the early hours of the morning, we cruised towards Charlotte Amalie in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands!   Many small islands appeared like a mirage in the horizon......they certainly achieved in giving me a ...

Dustin makes a literary appearance!!, St. John, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Dustin makes a literary appearance!!

A travel blog entry by ashleyandustin

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... think of it, I know very few people whose lives are under control in such a manner so perhaps it's all an illusion to make us feel safe. A "neighborhood" here consists of houses of all different types, colors (or remnants of a colors) and sizes built in ...

At Sea, At Sea, Virgin Islands US travel blog

At Sea

A travel blog entry by kathrynleee

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I let Gary sleep in this morning since he has a bad cold/cough.  I read a little and went to the gym...and when Gary got up we had a nice breakfast togheter and watched the calm sea go by.  We took in another cooking demonstration and attended ...

Days 70-73: Off the the Virgins, Charlotte Amalie, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Days 70-73: Off the the Virgins

A travel blog entry by mbust02

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... on Puerto Rico as we could so it was time to head to the Virgin Islands. The first stop was Culebra in the Spanish Virgin Islands. The waters around here have many deep water shoals, therefore great for fishing. The line goes out in the morning and sure ...

St Thomas Adventure, St Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

St Thomas Adventure

A travel blog entry by claireabella22

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I stayed on St Thomas (US Virgin Islands) for two weeks, staying at Phils place with another friend Ash. While on St Thomas we did a bit of sight seeing, some amazing snorkeling seeing all sort of fish, turtles, coral and other sea creatures. The ...

SAINT THOMAS ISLAND, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

SAINT THOMAS ISLAND

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot

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... beach in the world.  We are here, and it is true. The name of the beach is "MAGEN'S BAY" Nothing can stop us. A combination of white sandy palm beach, and crystal turquoise waters. Thick natural forest! What else do we need!!! Oh yes, we really need ...

St Thomas, St Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

St Thomas

A travel blog entry by kathrynleee

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... the bay, wishing ours was one of them.  We met Karen and Hunter for a pre-dinner drink -- but only Hunter joined us for dinner.  We turned in early ourselves since Gary's coming down with something horrible.  His cough is really bad and ...

Kickin' it in old san juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico travel blog

Kickin' it in old san juan

A travel blog entry by dylanboyle

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Lea and I joined up with Shane and Genine and went to Old San Juan to party it up! We saw some great music, drank lots of medalla beer, and wandered through the hip night life of Old San Juan. We saw some really cool graffiti stencils and met some cool ...

Island Tour or Let the Roller Coaster Ride Begin!, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Island Tour or Let the Roller Coaster Ride Begin!

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... and souvenirs can be found here and the back of the building has a deck with the most outstanding view.  St. John and the British Virgin Islands spill across the water as far as you can see.  We got up there late in the day and it was getting a ...

Nov 12, 2005 update St. Thomas, USVI, St. Thomas, USVI, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Nov 12, 2005 update St. Thomas, USVI

A travel blog entry by freespirit2006

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... , we pulled anchor, checked out of the BVI at Great Harbor and headed for Cruz Bay on St. John to sign into the US Virgin Islands. The National Park Service has moorings all along the Caneel Bay resort. Since Cruz Bay is small and awash with commercial ...

Saint Tomas, Saint Tomas, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Saint Tomas

A travel blog entry by skylab

Place ...

Snorkeling at Trunk Bay!, St. John, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Snorkeling at Trunk Bay!

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

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Day 12 - afternoon/evening  "Life is good" was the sign on top of the taxi right in front of us.    It definitely succeeded in making me think……and dream at the same time!       ...

Island Time Continues, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Island Time Continues

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... food and Havana Joe's is just as pricey so we make our way to the Marriott to the grill.  And island time follows us!  There are tables scattered everywhere with dishes, cups etc not cleared.  And the hostess tells us that they can't seat ...

Where the Trade Winds Blow, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands US travel blog

Where the Trade Winds Blow

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... of luggage into the car.  We emerged from the parking lot to find....left side drive!  This is the US Virgin Islands!  Why the left side drive?  Obviously the English influence remains. St. Thomas is known for its traffic issues ...

HEY Bob and Evlyn Day, Christiansted, United States travel blog

HEY Bob and Evlyn Day

A travel blog entry by jacontheroad

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... the bank. My first big treats on St. Croix! And the bank was Barclays bank, woud you believe. Having completed our chores Bob drove us back to thier house. I may have mentioned it before, if I have bear with me, but B & E have retired here from the ...

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