Finding My Way To Emerald Beach Resort, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Nov17

Finding My Way To Emerald Beach Resort, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

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Once we had settled on St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands as our destination of choice of our annual winter trip, choosing Emerald Beach Resort as the spot to call home for the week was a pretty easy decision. It checked off all the boxes for my major requirements when considering a resort – affordable, westerly facing beach for my daily sunsets, beachfront rooms, pool and of course, a beach bar. It was Emerald Beach Resort’s beach...

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St. Thomas/Virgin Islands or Anguilla/St. Martin/Maarten? It’s Finally Final!
Nov07

St. Thomas/Virgin Islands or Anguilla/St. Martin/Maarten? It’s Finally Final!

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It’s a question I hated to have to answer – the beaches of St. Thomas/Virgin Islands or Anguilla/St. Martin/Maarten? A response had to be formulated, however, since the only other option was going nowhere this winter. The decision wasn’t easy, as one can only imagine, since both destinations had many things going in their favor that I really don’t need to get into here. At the end of the day, though, it came down to one thing that was...

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Taking to the Skies Above Magens Bay, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Aug18

Taking to the Skies Above Magens Bay, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

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For anyone considering a trip to St. Thomas, Magens Bay, located on the north shore of the most populous of the US Virgin Islands, is a must visit. Often listed as the best each in the USVI and one of the best in the Caribbean and the world, Magens Bay continues to draw countless numbers of people to its shores every day. While there’s a nominal fee to get in, the views of the bay are worth it. If the thought of throngs of...

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A Day At Abi Beach Bar, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Mar29

A Day At Abi Beach Bar, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

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Abi Beach Bar, located on Frenchman’s Bay on St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands, is a bit of an anomaly on this Caribbean island. While there are certainly great beach bars on St. Thomas, the more popular ones such as the Beach Bar at Emerald Beach Resort and Iggie’s at Bolongo Bay Resort, are attached to resorts. Abi Beach Bar has struck out on its own and fellow beach bar bum Dennis Kozuch recently paid it a visit. Describing it as...

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Beach Bar For Sale On St. Thomas … For Only $25,000
Jan03

Beach Bar For Sale On St. Thomas … For Only $25,000

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A potential beach bar just went up for sale on St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands and for the small sum of $25,000, it could be yours. The beach bar is the former Guajira Grill and Bar, which looks like it may have closed its doors in late 2011 according to its Facebook page. Details from the Craigslist posting (http://virgin.craigslist.org/bfs/4820110431.html) were as follows but I believe it has sold since the listing is no longer...

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Beach Bars For Sale – Barefoot Cowboy Lounge, St. John, USVI
Sep10

Beach Bars For Sale – Barefoot Cowboy Lounge, St. John, USVI

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The Barefoot Cowboy Lounge, a beach bar for sale on St. John in the US Virgin Islands, sounds like a place Kenny Chesney would be perfectly at home in. While it isn’t located on the beach, the beautiful Caribbean waters of Cruz Bay are just across the street and the view and vibe at this St. John bar will convince anyone that there is sand between their toes, even if it’s only the sand dragged in by its many customers. Image...

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