British Virgin Islands’ Willy T Forced To Move Again
Nov12

British Virgin Islands’ Willy T Forced To Move Again

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The Willy T, a boat-turned-bar located in the British Virgin Islands, has been notified that it must move from its current location in Great Harbour, Peter Island. After moving from its longtime original spot from the Bight, Norman Island after its latest incarnation post-Irma, the news is a shock, to say the least, to the owners of the Willy T and its longtime customers. According to BVI News, the Willy T’s latest relocation is the...

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Eight Minutes on the Beach at White Bay, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands
Oct30

Eight Minutes on the Beach at White Bay, Jost Van Dyke, British Virgin Islands

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Since it’s impossible for me to visit all of the beach bars in the Caribbean, videos like the one above become an important resource. They’ve become especially important post-Irma and Maria as readers of this blog look for updates on their favorite destinations. This video, taken just 10 days ago, is a drone video of White Bay and its beach on Jost Van Dyke in the British Virgin Islands. A beach bar utopia, this area was...

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Bomba Shack Rebuild Updates Needed
Oct05

Bomba Shack Rebuild Updates Needed

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The Bomba Shack, a beach bar located on Tortola in the British Virgin Islands, was destroyed in Hurricane Irma. Since then, the world-renown tourist destination and BVI landmark has been locked in a court battle with the landowners and has not been rebuilt. Google, the official notifier of all things, lists it as “permanently closed.” Social media is typically the place to find the latest updates but the Bomba Shack itself...

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Soggy Dollar Bar Announces Release of Its Own Line of Rums
Sep25

Soggy Dollar Bar Announces Release of Its Own Line of Rums

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Subscribers to the Soggy Dollar Bar newsletter were recently treated to quite the surprise. The beach bar located on Jost Van Dyke in the British Virgin Islands announced that it was releasing its own line of rums. Officially called the Soggy Dollar Dark and Soggy Dollar Island Spiced, the limited edition first batch is set to be released in October. The website for the Soggy Dollar Rum describes the Dark as “Handcrafted, aged...

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Three Minutes at the New Willy T
Jun22

Three Minutes at the New Willy T

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As most of you know by now, the Willy T, a boat-turned-floating-beach-bar located in the British Virgin Islands, was destroyed in Hurricane Irma. A new boat was commissioned and the latest version of this tourist favorite, upon its return to the BVI, was told it was no longer welcome to set up show at its previous location. Luckily, a new home in Great Harbour off Peter Island was quickly located just around the nautical mile. The new...

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