Sixty Seconds at the Soggy Dollar Bar
Oct11

Sixty Seconds at the Soggy Dollar Bar

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While we wait for the Soggy Dollar Bar and the other beach bars Jost Van Dyke and other islands in the British Virgin Islands to rebuild, it’s nice to have videos like the one above to remind us of just how wonderful these places were before the hurricanes. As great as they were before, it’s exciting to think about what new form they will take in the future. I have no doubt they’ll come back better than ever and...

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BVI Beach Bars Status Update And How You Can Help
Sep14

BVI Beach Bars Status Update And How You Can Help

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Pubclub.com travel blogger, Kevin Wilkerson, recently penned two articles regarding the condition post-Hurrican Irma of some of the more popular British Virgin Islands (BVI) beach bar and fundraising efforts on their behalf. Including updates on such BVI institutions as Bomba’s, Foxy’s, the Soggy Dollar and Rhymers, Wilkerson’s posts provide the most comprehensive list I’ve been able to find online not just of these beach bars but the...

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Checking in From the Rock – Saba Rock Resort, British Virgin Islands
Aug09

Checking in From the Rock – Saba Rock Resort, British Virgin Islands

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If spending time in or near the water is your thing, a visit to the British Virgin Islands’ Saba Rock Resort should be in short order. Nestled squarely in the middle of the North sound channel separating Bitter End Yacht Club on Virgin Gorda from Prickly Pear Island, Saba Rock is a Water World fan’s dream come true, without the exorbitant production costs and minus Mr. Costner. Beach bar bums Chad and Melanie Smith just returned...

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What to do When You Have More Than a Day on Jost Van Dyke
Mar29

What to do When You Have More Than a Day on Jost Van Dyke

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For the vast majority of us, a visit to Jost Van Dyke is limited to a few hours at the most as you’re shuttled from one island to another as part of an all day charter. For those among us lucky enough to actually see the sunset on this British Virgin Islands destination, travel blogger Shannon Kircher offers up details on what to do and where to do it in her blog post, Two Days on Jost Van Dyke. While “the dominant beach...

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Beach Bar Bums Focus – Getting To Know Tropical Day Sails
Nov15

Beach Bar Bums Focus – Getting To Know Tropical Day Sails

Our recently completed “Drinks at the Beach” photo contest wouldn’t have been possible without the support of our prize sponsors, specifically Tropical Day Sails (TDS), a Caribbean charter day sail company out of Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands. Their offer of a full day private charter was by far the largest of the prizes and the work they put into convincing others to donate prizes was paramount to the success of the...

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Charming Foxy And His Jost Van Dyke Beach Bar
Aug12

Charming Foxy And His Jost Van Dyke Beach Bar

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In what will come as no surprise to any of the almost 300 residents of Jost Van Dyke and the countless others who have strolled ashore to his beach bar on Great Harbour, Foxy Callwood, the proprietor and do-everything at Foxy’s Tamarind Bar, is charming. At least that’s how Jake Lamb described him in his article for Yachting Magazine. Foxy’s beach bar and the rest of Jost Van Dyke get an in-depth review as well, as Mr. Lamb not only...

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