US Virgin Islands


New Feature Film Is a “Virgin Islands Love Story” 

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A new film coming to Amazon Prime next month puts the US Virgin Islands at the front and center.  “Timeless: A Virgin Islands Love Story,” written and directed by Edward La Borde, Jr, will come to Amazon Prime on Sept. […]

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Kenny Chesney Has a New Rum From the US Virgin Islands 

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There has been perhaps no greater ambassador for the Virgin Islands in recent memory than Kenny Chesney, the legendary country music artist who fell in love with that corner of the Caribbean and has made it a centerpiece of his […]


Delta Is Adding More Flights to Montego Bay, St Thomas

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Delta Air Lines is adding more than 35,000 seats for what the company is calling its largest-ever winter schedule in Latin America and the Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned.  That will include extra flights to destinations across the region, from […]


The Caribbean's Top Christmas Festival Is Back Again in the USVI

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It’s the most beloved Christmas celebration in the Caribbean, and now St Croix’s Crucian Christmas has announced its festival dates.  This year’s event will be running from Dec. 10 through Jan. 6, 2024, according to the USVI Department of Tourism […]

WNBA All-Star Aliyah Boston Partners With US Virgin Islands 

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The US Virgin Islands has a new tourism ambassador: St Thomas native and WNBA All-Star Aliyah Boston.  Boston was the number one overall pick in this year’s WNBA draft by the Indiana Fever. The multiyear partnership with the US Virgin […]

Caribbean Photo of the Week: Buck Island, St Croix

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Eric Schaeffer, who sent in this sparkling photo of the beach on Buck Island near St Croix, USVI. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com […]


St John Carnival “A Resounding Success” 

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St John Carnival was back again and better than ever this July.  The event showcased the cultural heritage of St. John in the US Virgin Islands, captivating audiences with a kaleidoscope of performances and immersive cultural experiences. “St. John Carnival […]

Caribbean Photo of the Week: Off the Coast of St John, USVI

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Chris Hays, who sent in this stunning shot from the waters off the coast of St John, USVI overlooking Lovango Cay. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send […]

A New Top Chef at This St Croix All-Inclusive 

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The recently-reinvigorated Divi Carina Bay all-inclusive resort in St Croix has named a new leader for its culinary program.  The property has tapped Norman McPherson as its new executive chef. McPherson will be in the charge of the resort’s eateries […]


A New Way to Fly Between San Juan and St Thomas 

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There’s a way way to fly between Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, following the launch of new service between San Juan and St Thomas this week.  Frontier Airlines has kicked off its first-ever route between San Juan and […]

American Airlines Is Adding New Daily Flights to St Croix, USVI

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The US Virgin Islands, which has been the hottest destination in the Caribbean over the last few years, is set for another tourism boost with new daily flights to the island of St Croix.  American Airlines has announced plans to […]

In St John, a Celebration of Culture 

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It’s been nearly seven decades since the island of St John held its first Celebration, a tradition that has turned into one of the most vibrant summer festivals in the Caribbean. Now in its 69th year, St John Celebration is […]


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