Snorkeling – Salt Pond Bay

Snorkeling at Salt Pond on St John , USVI

Although not the easiest to get to, Salt Pond is one of the more popular beaches and snorkeling destinations on St John. Requiring a drive and a short hike you should plan to spend the morning, afternoon or day at this beach. Salt Pond Bay Beach This south-facing beach enjoys plenty of sun and wonderful […]

Spotlight on – Honeymoon & Salomon Beaches, St John

Honeymoon Beach on St John, USVI

Honeymoon/Salomon Beaches  are located within the boundaries of the Virgin Islands National Park. They are two of St John’s famous North Shore beaches; and are part of the seven beaches that make up the Caneel Bay Resort. Hike from Cruz Bay along the Lind Point Trail to Honeymoon Honeymoon Beach has powdery white sand and […]

On St John: Wedding, Honeymoon or Anniversary?

Weddings on St John

Everybody wants their wedding, honeymoon and anniversary to be special. No matter what stage of your relationship you wish to celebrate, St John is a top pick for couples to tie the knot, de-stress after the wedding or mark a milestone in your relationship. Special days deserve special places, right! St John’s world-class beaches and […]

Shipwrecks of St John

shipwrecks-on-st-john-usvi

Throughout its history St John’s many harbors and reefs have served to protect countless ships as well as shipwreck some 28 ships passing through its waters. Many of these wrecks are not recorded or have been reduced to ballast stones by time and erosion. But some have endured. The HMS Santa Monica is one such […]

Spotlight on Annaberg Plantation Ruins

Annaberg Sugar Mill plantation ruins

Located within the boundaries of the Virgin Islands National Park on St John are the ruins of the Annaberg Plantation. With a commanding view of Leinster Bay and Sir Francis Drake Channel – Annaberg was once the largest plantation on island and now is the best preserved of St John’s historic sugar and rum industries. […]

A Guide to Hansen Bay / Vie’s Beach

Vie's Beach one of St Johns East End beaches

Panoramic image of Hansen Bay. Mouse over scroll – left and right. Vie’s Beach at Hansen Bay After 38 years, Vie has decide to CLOSE her popular beach access/parking and Snack Shack. We’d like to thank her for some wonderful food, Sugar Apple generosity and many wonderful days on Hansen Bay!   The East End […]

Discover St John

St John travel video

Discover St John as you’ve never seen her before …in HD! This video captures what no single static image could convey and that is the rugged beauty and awesome tranquility of the island of St John. From stunning time lapse of clouds to the crashing of waves, the trickle of water across a shallow pool […]

Spot light on – St John Festival

St John Carnival 2013

Click for St John Festival 2014 Schedule St John Festival 2013 June/July is the month of celebration on St John. Throughout the month there are activities planned culminating with concerts, a parade and fireworks over Cruz Bay on July 4th! This year’s events include: JUNE 1st – Pan-o-Rama – 4pm @ Winston Wells Ball Field […]

Spotlight on – Brown Bay

Brown Bay Trail and beach on St John

Brown Bay is, literally, one of the off-the-beaten-path beaches. The beach at Brown Bay is sandy and wind swept with plenty of shade along the narrow sand and pebble shoreline. The water is a mix of sandy bottom and sea grasses. Shallow entry. Waves are lightest early in the morning and on days when the wind […]

Your On-Island Guide to St John

Cruz Bay, St john ferry dock

Welcome to the beautiful island of St John! You’re holding the ultimate on-island guide . It’s packed with as much useful information, villa reviews, rental car information, directions, restaurant and bar reviews, the ultimate guide to St John’s best beaches and helpful hints so that you can make the most of your stay here. Relax […]

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