St John Travel Tips

St John travel tips Virgin Islands vacation

Like most Top Caribbean Vacation Destinations, St John has many unique qualities. Its tropical latitude and its laid back attitude draws tourists to these shores. Her beautiful beaches and the protection of the Virgin Islands National Park help St John to rank among the world’s top Caribbean destinations. So, before you get on that plane […]

St John USVI Web Cameras

St John Web Cams

LIVE IMAGE! – St John Spice Cam – Cruz Bay Ferry Dock, St. John OUR FAVORITE ST JOHN WEB CAMS – VIRGIN ISLANDS The Beach Bar – Cruz Bay Estate Lindholm  Cruz Bay WebCam East End of St John – East End Cam Coral Bay St. John – East End Cam Chocolate Hole / St […]

Discover St John’s History

St John - Life in Five Quarters

Ever wonder what life was like on St John in the 1950′s or 1900 or 1780 or earlier? If so, then you’ll likely find the St John Historical Society’s web site, www.stjohnhistoricalsociety.org , and publications a true treasure trove of knowledge and entertainment! Life in Five Quarters is the St John Historical Society’s latest effort. […]

Finding the cheapest airfare to St John

How to shop for the cheapest airfare to St John, USVI.

First, St John is the smallest of the US Virgin Islands and doesn’t have an airport. Visitors to St John must fly into St Thomas and come over to St John via an inter-island ferry system leaving from Charlotte Amalie or Red Hook to Cruz Bay, St John. For St Thomas to St John Ferry […]

Spotlight on – Rental Scams

St John Villa Rentals Guide

When selecting a vacation rental – ONLY work with established private owners or property management companies on St John. Here’s why … May 2013 – Craigslist USVI – posted under apts/housing for rent is Posting ID: 3792287094. The description and pictures are too good to be true. Constructed of island stone and mahogany – this […]

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. […]

Snorkeling 101 & protecting our coral reefs

Snorkeling Basics

Snorkeling Guide Snorkeling is one of the top activities on St John. Each year thousands of visitors step into our waters to discover the amazing variety and beauty of the reefs and marine eco systems that surround our island. And that’s where the trouble starts. With so much “traffic” it is imperative that each and […]

How do you get to St John …

Ferry dock in Cruz Bay on St John

When people hear that you live on St John they invariably ask, with an almost timid embarrassment, “Where is St John?” “Isn’t it an island somewhere?”. And they’re right, it’s the smallest of the US Virgin Islands. A speck, really, when compared to big places. All are forgiven for not knowing where our tiny island […]

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 […]

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