One Minute Over White Bay, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands
Apr12

One Minute Over White Bay, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

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One region that has been on the minds of beach bar bums worldwide is the condition of Jost Van Dyke in the British Virgin Islands post-Irma. Evidenced by the popularity of this short video of the Soggy Dollar Bar on White Bay, the readers of this blog have stated unequivocally that they are thirsting for more information on one of their favorite destinations, almost as much as they thirst for a rum punch on its shores. Currently at...

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Forty Seconds at the Soggy Dollar Bar, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands
Feb13

Forty Seconds at the Soggy Dollar Bar, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

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Finding updates on beach bars in the Caribbean, especially countries such as the British Virgin Islands, is getting easier the further we move away from the 2017 hurricane season. While updates in the immediate aftermath of Irma and Maria were pretty consistent, they started to die off as the focus became rebuilding. Now that many of the beach bars devastated by that hurricane season have reopened, videos such as the above one are a...

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Beach Thursday Pic of the Week – Long Bay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Jan24

Beach Thursday Pic of the Week – Long Bay, Tortola, British Virgin Islands

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This week’s beach pic of the week, taken on Long Bay on the island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, is an exquisite representation of what many of us love about the Caribbean. With unspoiled beaches, palms guarding the shore and the ocean your only soundtrack, it’s an escape from the real world and its hectic requirements. Your inner Robinson Crusoe it allowed to sneak out, if only for a short time, and offer respite from...

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Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Bomba Shack, Tortola, British Virgin Island
Dec05

Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Bomba Shack, Tortola, British Virgin Island

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The Bomba Shack, a beach bar located on Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, might not be the most appropriate as its future is in doubt. Destroyed in Hurricane Irma, the world famous beach bar, which regularly showed up on “best beach bar” lists, has been told it needs to relocate by the current land owners. Where Bomba Shack ultimately ends up probably won’t be decided anytime soon. If it ever comes back is the...

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Soggy Dollar Bar Sets Release Date for Its Dark and Island Spiced Rums
Nov20

Soggy Dollar Bar Sets Release Date for Its Dark and Island Spiced Rums

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In what will surely be at the top of the Christmas gift list for beach bar bums around the world, the Soggy Dollar Bar announced the release date for its Dark and Island Spiced rums. The limited edition first batch will go on sale December 1 at 10 am Eastern (New York) time. You have to enter your email address in order to buy the rum so time is still set to sign up for the initial release. According to the notice sent to individuals...

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