West Indian Co Appoints New CEO of Virgin Islands Cruise Ship Port

WICO CEO Graham - photo credit ethelbert bedminster

The West Indian Company (WICO) has appointed former Senator Clifford F. Graham as its new President and CEO replacing Joseph Boschulte whose contract ended in April. Graham, who assumed his position on May 1, 2017, has a long history of public service including two terms in the Virgins Islands legislature and running the Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority as Executive …

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Save 25% Off Hotels in the US Virgin Islands on Cyber Monday

UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS OFFERS BLACK FRIDAY/CYBER MONDAY SALE Travelers can save 25 percent off hotel rates and enjoy $500 in VI Spending Credits

Travelers can save 25 percent off hotel rates and enjoy $500 in VI Spending Credits The United States Virgin Islands Department of Tourism has announced a Black Friday / Cyber Monday Sale, providing travelers with a value-added getaway to experience St. Croix, St. John and St. Thomas in the new year. Beginning on Friday, November 25 (Black Friday), through Monday, …

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18 Weekly Flights from Puerto Rico to Tortola with interCaribbean

The logo for interCaribbean

interCaribbean Airways is pleased to announce a major increase in air service to commence double daily services effective from December 19th, 2016 and triple daily 4 times a week. This new AM and PM services give the opportunity for business and leisure travelers in the British Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico to visit for a day, and be home in …

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Offshore Sailing School Expands Adventure Sailing Programs

Offshore Sailing School's BVI Flotilla

With the launch of Colgate Offshore Sailing Adventures™ this year, Offshore Sailing School is doubling its focus on special sailing events at its key resort operations and broadening the scope of its cruising program for graduates and sailing enthusiasts. “As we head into our 53rd year of teaching sailing and organizing sailing adventures, we have made two exciting strategic business …

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Win a Charter Vacation to the BVI

Win a TRIP to the BVI

As an official stopover partner of the 2014-2015 Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover, the only North American stopover from May 5 – 17, 2015; Sunsail has launched the Live Your Dreams trip giveaway that gives adventurers a chance to win a vacation of a lifetime (without the sub-zero temperatures experienced in the VOR). While the Volvo Ocean Race is an …

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Best Beaches in Antigua “Local Picks!”

Dickenson Bay - Antigua

Everyone is looking for an escape however it is a daunting task picking a BEACH on an island with 365 beaches!  You could go to a new one every single day in Antigua!  That’s exhausting – that’s not vacation…  Well…  Come to think of it, a new beach every single day could be kind of fun. We went about making …

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How does Cuba affect USVI Tourism?

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The heat is already being felt by the other Caribbean islands about the potential of opening up Cuba to the US Citizens for Tourism… STATEMENT BY BEVERLY NICHOLSON-DOTY, COMMISSIONER OF TOURISM, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS President Obama’s announcement of plans to normalize relations with Cuba has a number of positive implications for relations between the two countries. This change in relationship …

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Cruzan and Presidente Sponsor St. Thomas International Regatta

St. Thomas International Regatta - Image courtesy of Dean Barnes

Organizers of the St. Thomas International Regatta are proud to announce that Cruzan Rum and Presidente beer, distributed by Glazer’s Premier Distributors, LLC, will provide major sponsorship in support for the 2015 regatta. “Cruzan Rum and Presidente beer are a great fit to the sailing scene. Rum is the dominant beverage in the Caribbean and the US Virgin Islands is …

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Free WiFi at St Thomas USVI Airport!

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The Cyril E. King Airport in St. Thomas is now offering free high speed WiFi to departing passengers. The U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism confirmed that over this past weekend, passengers waiting for flights at the airport were able to log onto their respective devices, free of charge, for the first time. The initiative was made possible thanks to …

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Things to Know BEFORE You Go to Trinidad and Tobago

Essential Information US, Canadian and EU visitors will not find any Caribbean island which requires an entry visa, although US visitors require special permission to visit Cuba. Travel insurance is recommended for any trip to the Caribbean, particularly emergency evacuation coverage in case airlift is required. Check also that insurance policies cover so-called dangerous activities such as scuba diving. TRINIDAD …

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Things to Know BEFORE You Go to Aruba

Essential Information US, Canadian and EU visitors will not find any Caribbean island which requires an entry visa, although US visitors require special permission to visit Cuba. Travel insurance is recommended for any trip to the Caribbean, particularly emergency evacuation coverage in case airlift is required. Check also that insurance policies cover so-called dangerous activities such as scuba diving. ARUBA …

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Things to Know BEFORE You Go to St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Essential Information US, Canadian and EU visitors will not find any Caribbean island which requires an entry visa, although US visitors require special permission to visit Cuba. Travel insurance is recommended for any trip to the Caribbean, particularly emergency evacuation coverage in case airlift is required. Check also that insurance policies cover so-called dangerous activities such as scuba diving. ST. …

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Things to Know BEFORE You Go to St. Lucia

Essential Information US, Canadian and EU visitors will not find any Caribbean island which requires an entry visa, although US visitors require special permission to visit Cuba. Travel insurance is recommended for any trip to the Caribbean, particularly emergency evacuation coverage in case airlift is required. Check also that insurance policies cover so-called dangerous activities such as scuba diving. ST. …

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Things to Know BEFORE You Go to the French Islands

Essential Information US, Canadian and EU visitors will not find any Caribbean island which requires an entry visa, although US visitors require special permission to visit Cuba. Travel insurance is recommended for any trip to the Caribbean, particularly emergency evacuation coverage in case airlift is required. Check also that insurance policies cover so-called dangerous activities such as scuba diving. FRENCH …

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Things to Know BEFORE You Go The Cayman Islands

Essential Information US, Canadian and EU visitors will not find any Caribbean island which requires an entry visa, although US visitors require special permission to visit Cuba. Travel insurance is recommended for any trip to the Caribbean, particularly emergency evacuation coverage in case airlift is required. Check also that insurance policies cover so-called dangerous activities such as scuba diving. CAYMAN …

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