Travel Blogs from Virgin Islands British

Sort by Newest Best first

Day 22, Virgin Gorda, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Day 22

A travel blog entry by destined2travel

1
5

Good morning everyone!! Chuck has invited us to tag along with him today. It is once again a beautiful day… we had one heck of a storm come through overnight with rain and some high winds, but today you would never know it.  Around 10:30 we ...

Good bye to our last Singapore cat whisperer, Beef island airport, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Good bye to our last Singapore cat whisperer

A travel blog entry by michelleleh

2

... battled difficulties in st Maarten with Liat airlines but won through in the end to arrive slightly weary but ready to explore the British Virgin Islands which she did without a hint of jet lag.  She is also the only person aside from Khai and I to ...

AQ pirate summer '08, Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

AQ pirate summer '08

A travel blog entry by skipjohnsen

The young skipper finds his dream job and his search for the modern Pirate life.  To be ...

Chap.6 - Tout est beau, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Chap.6 - Tout est beau

A travel blog entry by sbournonville

5
7

J'emprunte le titre de ce chapitre à une expression québécoise, qui veut dire comme vous devez le comprendre que tout va bien. Mais comme en plus il fait beau, je la trouve très juste. Oui, tout est beau, même si c'est la ...

Day 29, Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Day 29

A travel blog entry by destined2travel

2

Good morning everyone!! We are going on a day trip today!! I am very excited!!  We will be snorkeling with Aristocat Charters (http://aristocatcharters.com/).  The plan is to sail towards Norman Island and stop at Angel Fish Reef, The Bight ...

Bomba Shack, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Bomba Shack

A travel blog entry by michelleleh

4
3

A local institution for its Full Moon Parties every month.  Not too sure who left those big knickers?!  I imagine they must be missing ...

Tortola, Captain Friendly and Cane Garden Bay, Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Tortola, Captain Friendly and Cane Garden Bay

A travel blog entry by meganjaye

14

... cabin while we got ready in the mornings.  With the research I did before the trip, I had wanted to see the Baths on Virgin Gorda but did not want to see them en masse with the rest of the ship.  Reputable private tours seemed in short supply, ...

Rainbows, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Rainbows

A travel blog entry by michelleleh

1

A nice way to start the day with a rainbow over the ...

Chap.11-Un bateau...ça bouge..., Virgin Gorda, Îles Vierges britanniques travel blog

Chap.11-Un bateau...ça bouge...

A travel blog entry by sbournonville

3
2

Toutes ces années de ponton m'ont fait oublier une chose importante, un bateau bouge. Ne riez pas, ne vous moquez pas!!! Tout le monde a en tête le doux balancement d'un bateau posé sur une mer bleu azur, mais sachez que ce doux mouvement ...

The morning on Saba Rock, Saba Rock, Virgin Islands British travel blog

The morning on Saba Rock

A travel blog entry by lshimshack

8

Prior to sailing off to the next destination, we were able to use this as a chance to top off the water tanks so Charles pulled the boat up to the pier and did a great job!   Poor Letty, as she was getting off the boat to the pier she ...

Norwegian Getaway Service, Road Town, British Virgin Islands travel blog

Norwegian Getaway Service

A travel blog entry by fullerfamily

I have been pretty hard on the ship and it's staff but I can honestly say we are having a great time and it equals any vacation we have had on any other cruise line. We have fallen into our routine and have found the things we love to do. There are staff ...

Philipsburg, St. Maarten, Netherlands, Antilles, Philipsburg, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Philipsburg, St. Maarten, Netherlands, Antilles

A travel blog entry by globetrotters

48

... we disembark. St. Maarten was mountainous and lush, with colorful buildings that dot the landscape like Skittles. I had a feeling that the other islands would be similar yet hold their own unique appeal. (double click to watch the video) The island of St. ...

Arriving in Tortola, Beef Island, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Arriving in Tortola

A travel blog entry by lkbphmd

... really be (my last vacations had been on rather flat islands).  Ralph zipped around curves, pointing out Road Town, various islands (including the USVI), and local highlights.  Unfortunately, I don't deal with steep drop offs so well, and before ...

Happy 20th Wedding Anniversary, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Happy 20th Wedding Anniversary

A travel blog entry by fullerfamily

8

What a great great day! We woke up to a beautiful view in Tortola. We didn't rush. We discovered bfast at The Flamingo grill where u can order your eggs the way you like them. We headed out for a walk but Tortola's port is under construction. Soon it ...

Happy St. Patrick's Day!, Virgin Gorda and Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

A travel blog entry by hilsommer

3

... really get used to coffee on the deck of the boat with a nice morning breeze!)  We got underway and sailed from Anegada to Virgin Gorda, where we moored out from The Baths.  We took the dinghy as close as possible but had to swim to shore here ...

To NY, Road Town, Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

To NY

A travel blog entry by bobzgray

Leave for New ...

1st Day, Cane Garden Bay, Virgin Islands British travel blog

1st Day

A travel blog entry by isabelmarie

2

It is hurricane season right now so I got woken up by rain pouring down on our light roof. Got up to close the shades of the window before my room would turn into a lake. Rule #1: close all your windows before you leave the house- you never know when it ...

One of the top 10 most beautiful beaches, White Bay, Virgin Islands British travel blog

One of the top 10 most beautiful beaches

A travel blog entry by lshimshack

5

White Bay Beach was one of the Top 10 Beaches in the world and it definitly lives up to the rating.   It was a little crowded when we got to the cove, but Christa spotted a boat leaving and we got a mooring ball up close so it was a perfect ...

Our First Visit to Paradise, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Our First Visit to Paradise

A travel blog entry by capchas

7

... always wondered what sailing in paradise would be like. So to find out, we chartered a bare boat from Tortola in the British Virgin Islands. We landed in the airport in Beef Island, Tortola and took a cab to where our charter sailboat awaited. It was ...

The New house, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

The New house

A travel blog entry by michelleleh

The guys took 5 trips up the hill (with 3 hair pin bends) to bring all of our 200+ boxes up to the new house!! Khai oversaw the entire move and enjoyed every ...

From Amsterdam to Tortola, Cane Garden Bay, Virgin Islands British travel blog

From Amsterdam to Tortola

A travel blog entry by isabelmarie

2

Yeah, I made it! I arrived after 21 hours of travelling in paradise, named Tortola, British Virgin Islands. Got up for that at 3 AM to go to Schiphol Airport by taxi with Maddie and Tom who are going on vacation to Gran Canaria. That made the early ...

Big Sailing Day, Cane Garden Bay, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Big Sailing Day

A travel blog entry by fedryk

9

... on the mainland so has an entirely different feel from the channel islands we had just come from, which are really luxury resort islands. It had more a 'local' feel with more of a main street, shops and local people. The beach had stacks of chairs lined ...

Stuck in the Virgins, Road Town, Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Stuck in the Virgins

A travel blog entry by overner

what an exciting experience this is becoming. we were meant to leave today at 11:00 but are still here!!!. It is one thing after another. As will be come apparent when or if i get a chance to tell the story in full. the more maintenance we carry ...

The Baths - Awesome!  Virgin Gorda, Virgin Gorda, Virgin Islands British travel blog

The Baths - Awesome! Virgin Gorda

A travel blog entry by jaynjill.jaunts

1

... the way back, we stopped at two different scenic viewpoints and our driver gave us an overview of the island and the surrounding islands.  He was pointing out the nearby islands and one is Necker Island (the island owned by Richard Branson).   ...

St. Maarten/St. Martin, Philipsburg, Virgin Islands British travel blog

St. Maarten/St. Martin

A travel blog entry by jazz1180

St. ...

Test, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Test

A travel blog entry by gregvail

1

Test post - ...

Sail to Anegada, Anegada, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Sail to Anegada

A travel blog entry by lshimshack

12

Once everything got done at Saba Rock we sailed to Anegada.   We sailed most of the way and it only took an hour and a half -- we anticipated it would take 4 hours, but the 20 mph winds helped. Once we got moored in Anegada, we had lunch and ...

The best shower of my life, Tortola and San Juan, Virgin Islands British travel blog

The best shower of my life

A travel blog entry by hilsommer

4

We were all up pretty early this morning for our final sail from Jost Van Dyke to Tortola, where we would turn in the boat.  Lyndon and I were headed to San Juan, Joe and Gen would be staying on St. Thomas and the others were supposed to fly ...

Team silver bullet, Road Town, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Team silver bullet

A travel blog entry by michelleleh

5

Last Saturday we took part in the rotary car rally.  One of the girls in my team does a lot of work for rotary and we wanted to support her. in our team - th silver bullet (khais name after his car color!) were me and Khai and another girl from work ...

Hurricane Gonzalo, Tortola, Virgin Islands British travel blog

Hurricane Gonzalo

A travel blog entry by isabelmarie

1

... nothing really special. We and came back to enjoy a yummie burger just after the sunset. We plan to have some more dives at Virgin Gorda or at Carrot Shoal where we originally wanted to go. We figured out that the dive site is currently closed, but it ...

Sort by Newest Best first