Christiansted, St. Croix Harborcam

Island webcam day! This week is all about St. Croix, here is the Christiansted Harbor cam from gotostcroix.com. Christiansted, the capital of the Danish West Indies from 1755 to 1871, is one of two main towns on St. Croix. Located between a busy seaport and green hillsides, the town is well known for it’s many historic yellow buildings. The one square mile town of Christiansted offers you a … [Read more...]

Living in St Croix – Do You Have What It Takes?

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The American Caribbean, the US Virgin Islands are diamonds among the blue waves. This week let's focus on St. Croix, located about 40 miles south of St. Thomas, it seems to be left out at times. The spot light is now on you STX! I love stories about people who decided to break the social norms and live a different life. This story by Gary Pierce and his wife did just that. The island hopped the … [Read more...]

Magens Bay, St. Thomas Webcam

One of the world's most beautiful, this breathtaking bay, Magens Bay St. Thomas is a  roomy expanse of white sand sheltered by palm trees. The island's most popular beach, it can get very noisy on weekends when locals often host parties with loud music. Come during the week when you can better appreciate its beauty. Magens Bay has lifeguards, water sports equipment rentals, changing … [Read more...]

Walking Through the History of St. Thomas

St. Thomas, Blackbeard's Castle

Though St. Thomas is known as one of the best shopping destinations in the Caribbean, the island is also home to a wealth of historical intrigue. Within a concentrated area of St. Thomas' capital city, Charlotte Amalie, visitors will find everything from ornate churches and government buildings to colonial forts and mythical pirate outposts. If you want to experience St. Thomas' fascinating … [Read more...]

St. Thomas Virgin Islands Vacation

St Thomas map

If you are planning a St. Thomas Virgin Islands vacation, then you are in for a real treat. Featuring 32 square miles of a lush tropical paradise, the area can best be seen through the winding hills, mountainous roadways and breathtaking shorelines. Whether you rent a car or take a guided tour, every image seen is likely to be even more dramatic than the one before it. One of the most … [Read more...]

St. John Brewer’s Webcam, A Glimpse of Paradise

How would you like to watch a Caribbean sunset every night? You can become best friends with your hammock as you sway back and fourth, perched hillside overlooking Cruz Bay with St. Thomas sparkling in the background. Sounds damn near close to heaven doesn't it? You sip on a small taste of what that might feel like by looking through the lens of St. John Brewers webcam. I couldn't get the … [Read more...]

St. John Spice Webcam, Welcome to Paradise

St. John (USVI) is on my short list of places I consider heaven on Earth. It has a small population, most of the island is a national park, its north shore beaches are an assault on your senses and you get lost in its slow pace of life. What's not to love. The majority of people coming to visit St. John do so via ferry boat and land on the dock in Cruz Bay. For me the dock is bitter sweet. It … [Read more...]