General Information: Learn about the territory’s weather, language, flora and fauna, government, infrastructure, history, transportation, hospitals, activities and more! Have frequently asked questions answered. ‘Can I commute between islands?’ ‘What are cisterns?’ ‘Are there snakes?’ Enjoy island culture as Alex takes you to local events such as the Carnival. Visit both the St. Thomas and St. Croix campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.
Beautiful costumes, great music and the wonderful energy and spirit of St. John, Virgin Island's people make the adults Carnival Parade a success every year.
French Heritage Week in the Virgin Islands usually begins the week of July 14th, during which hundreds of St. Thomas residents join together to celebrate French Heritage and Bastille Day.
Brewers Bay is a beautiful beach. The waters there are almost always calm and crystal clear. Palm trees and sea grape trees are scattered along the shore. The beach is not developed, but it is located in walking distance from the University of the Virgin Islands campus.While on weekdays the bay is sparsely populated, on weekends it is a favorite with residents for family picnics and gatherings.
Fort Segarra is an underground fort, part of the United States' defense strategies during World War II. Its purpose was to help protect a submarine base on St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.
On September 28th, 2009 the U.S. Virgin Islands Territory Quarter was released by the U.S. Mint. This quarter is part of the American Territories Quarter Series which was preceded by the successful State Quarter Series. The official release ceremony took place on October 9th, 2009 at Emancipation Park on St. Thomas. The ceremony included speeches, music, dance performances, school groups and the distribution of the U.S. Virgin Islands Quarter.
Trip to S. John, U.S. Virgin Islands (Jan 2009)
*******www.vinow**** Red Hook, located on the East End of St. Thomas, is a bustling area with shops, offices, grocery stores, bars and restaurants. Several marinas in the area make it a central boating community many day charters, fishing trips and boat rental companies are located at these marinas. The ferry dock is also in Red Hook, ferries are available to St. John and the British Virgin Islands.
Island hopping is one of the great parts of the visiting and living in the Virgin Islands. Head over to St. Croix on the ferry and explore beautiful Christiansted. Christiansted is one of the main towns on St. Croix. It offers interesting historical buildings from Danish colonial times, great shopping, a variety of restaurants, and beautiful views of the harbor from the boardwalk!
St. Thomas Virgin Islands Fishing on the best boat available in the water, reservations 1st at *******www.TheEndOfTheLineFishing**** or call 352-317-3253 St. Thomas Virgin Islands Fishing Charters, Tours, Experienced (st thomas fishing, virgin islands)
For sale at: www.oresy****. St. John U.S. Virgin Islands North East End Saba Bay, 19 acres of prime water front land for sale villas for sale opportunity development on the islands of St. John acres of prime water front and hill top views with infrastructure in place recent sale of land in exact area would put value at over 21 million dollars. There are 2-3 parcels that can be built on immediately or could be divided even further up for up to 8 estate sized villas. Includes underground utilities, phone and rock walls lining, quality concrete roads which drain into cisterns to water lush plantings. This will be offered for only a short period of time. Second property includes 16 luxurious villas finished on the exterior and different construction stages on the interior.
Online auction at: *******oresy****/ViewDetails.aspx?ItemID=65f5d1db-ff8e-4ebc-bee7-d15e691eca65. Starting bid at: $1,900,000.
You can register and place a bid at any time during the auction process before the end date.
Auction ends on July 26. 2011 at: 10:00AM Pacific time.
Seller reserves the right to accept or reject the highest bid!
A BUYER'S PREMIUM OF THREE PERCENT (3%) OF THE SUCCESSFUL BID WILL BE USED TO ESTABLISH THE FINAL CONTRACT PRICE BY ADDING THE PREMIUM TO THE SUCCESSFUL BID.
US Virgin Islands, St Croix Development ***26 + Acres with over 395 feet of Beach Front Property***
Conceptual Design phase of the residential and resort project.
Property has been surveyed and plans have been designed for a 200-300 room hotel on the ocean, 100 timeshare condominiums in the back of the property, a restaurant, convention center, and retail center. 26 + acres and Over 395 +' of Beach front property, from sea level to 280 feet in the air, every unit would have a perfect view of the ocean. Located at the area called Cane Bay & Off The Wall, diving spot. Rated some of the best diving in the world. POWER,PHONE & CABLE ARE ON SITE.
A Casino is a strong possibility to be built on the property and the St. Croix gaming committee is on board. There is only one other casino on the island which is located in a crowded section of the island. The owner has completed the hard work and is now reluctantly in a situation where he has to sell. This is your opportunity to take advantage of an unreal deal. Condominium Building (100 Units, with up to 2 repeats).
*Hotel Building (100 rooms with up to 300) *Retail Center *Physical Plant *Spa and Fitness Center *Restaurant and Convention Center *Reception Building *Office Building # 1
*Office Building # 2 *Office Building # 3 *Preserved Historic Building # 1 *Preserved Historic Building #2
All the reports available upon request!