Top Spots to Snorkel – Yawzi Point, St John

Yawzi Point snorkeling

Yawzi Point is located in the Virgin Islands National Park on St John’s rugged south shore. While this is one of the more demanding spots to snorkel – requiring experience and a level of fitness – it is also one of the top spots to snorkel on St John. Getting there:
 The mostly dirt road […]

Spotlight on Maho Bay Beach

Maho Bay beach and snorkeling

Ask anyone who’s visited St John and they’ll likely tell you that Maho Bay is among their favorite beaches. And why not, with its easy to reach location, beautiful shallow water, soft sand beach, towering coconut palms, parking, facilities and excellent snorkeling. Planning to spend the day on one of St John’s beaches? Voted a […]

Snorkel Waterlemon Cay / Leinster Bay

Waterlemon Cay, St John

Waterlemon Cay and Leinster Bay panorama. Mouse-over scroll left and right! St John’s #1 Snorkeling Destination! Waterlemon Cay / Leinster Bay The #1 “St John attraction” on Tripadvisor is also one of the top spots to snorkel on St John! The water is clear, corals are abundant, fish and sea life abound. This should be […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

St John Villa Rentals!

St John villa rentals

Visitors to St John have some wonderful choices when it comes to accommodations. In addition to our luxury resorts – St John has a wide variety of privately owned villas for rent. Whether you need a romantic Caribbean cottage for 2 or a luxury villa with pool and spa for 6, 7, 8 or more […]

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