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From St Thomas to St Croix, Travelers Are Flocking to the US Virgin Islands 

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Since the onset of the pandemic, the US Virgin Islands has been arguably the most resilient destination in the Caribbean, a trend that is showing no signs of slowing down.  The American Caribbean destination anchored by St Thomas, St Croix […]


The Best Rum Bar (And Best Pizza) in St John 

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They call it the Rum With a View. It’s a mix of Lovango sorrel rum, elderflowers, passion fruit agave, lemon and egg white.  It’s the kind of colorful, creative, funky cocktail that exemplifies what we all love about St John.  […]


This Is the Most Exciting New Real Estate Project in St John, USVI

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It’s the most exciting new real estate project in St John in years: Island Sky Residence Club St John, the new development which is already moving ahead with construction. In a place like St John, where two-thirds of the island […]


A New Food Festival in the US Virgin Islands

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Several top chefs are headed to the island of St John for a new US Virgin Islands food festival next month.  The new Taste of Lovango is set at the private-island Lovango Resort and Beach Club off the coast of […]

Caribbean Photo of the Week: Trunk Bay, St John, USVI

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Ed Cave, who sent in this stunning shot of Trunk Bay on St John in the USVI. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com with […]

In St John, USVI, a New Way to Own a Caribbean Vacation Home

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St John has always been one of the most beloved little islands in the Caribbean. Since the pandemic, it’s become one of the most sought-after destinations in the world, with a growing number of travelers drawn to its stunning natural […]


Marriott Is Opening Two New US Virgin Islands Resorts 

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Marriott is set to open its highly-anticipated pair of new resorts in the US Virgin Islands this spring.  The new Westin Beach Resort and Spa at Frenchman’s Reef and Morningstar Buoy House Beach Resort, Autograph Collection is now taking reservations […]

US Virgin Islands Joins Caribbean Tourism Organization 

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The Caribbean Tourism Organization has just welcomed its 25th member destination: the United States Virgin Islands.  The USVI has been one of the fastest-growing tourism destinations in the wider region amid the pandemic. The Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization has as […]

Caribbean Photo of the Week: Cruz Bay, St John

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The latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Alan Jones from Hinckley, Ohio, who sent in this lovely shot of Cruz Bay in St John, US Virgin Islands.  Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it […]


The 23 Best Caribbean Islands to Visit in 2023

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Can you believe it has been nearly three years since the world changed? In that span, the destinations of the Caribbean have undergone a tumultuous, frantic, whirring upheaval, one that turned from total static to what is today an abundant, […]

The USVI’s Lovango Resort Is Expanding 

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The Caribbean’s newest private-island destination is getting bigger.  The Lovango Resort and Beach Club, set on Lovango Cay just off the coast of St John, is set to reopen to overnight guests next months for its second season.  The resort, […]

The USVI Is Growing Faster Than Any Other Caribbean Destination

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It’s been an exemplar for the Caribbean in the post-Covid tourism world, and the US Virgin Islands continues to see outstanding tourism performance.  But that doesn’t tell the whole story.  The US Virgin Islands has actually seen the highest increase […]


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