Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Magens Bay Beach Bar, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Apr29

Beach Bar Pic of the Week – Magens Bay Beach Bar, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

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When it comes to lists of the best beach bars in St. Thomas or the US Virgin Islands, the beach bar at Magens Bay is rarely brought up. That’s just fine with its longtime customers. While others have rightfully garnered attention throughout the world, Magens Bay Beach Bar, Café and Boutique as it’s officially known keeps plugging along in a kind of obscurity. Maybe it’s the nominal fee you have to pay to get into the park that keeps...

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Seas the Day and Make it a Charter to Remember in the US Virgin Islands
Mar03

Seas the Day and Make it a Charter to Remember in the US Virgin Islands

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As we were planning our trip to the US Virgin Islands, getting on a boat charter was at the of my to do list. Luckily, I had become friends with Pat from Seas the Day Charters and we were able to finalize an outing with them. If you’ve been searching for a company to book a day charter with in the US Virgin Islands, make sure they are on your short list. When I say short, I mean your top one or two. Our family was able to enjoy an...

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Stormy Pirates Boat Charters – Sunsets, Pizza and Infamy on the Seas in the US Virgin Islands
Feb17

Stormy Pirates Boat Charters – Sunsets, Pizza and Infamy on the Seas in the US Virgin Islands

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If you’re looking for a relaxing way to end your day in the US Virgin Islands, look no further. The sunset sail offered by Stormy Pirates Boat Charters was probably the most relaxing 2 ½ hours of our vacation. The crew for our charter, which also happened to the owners of the company and their son, provided non-stop service from booking until after the charter was over. If supporting families who live on the island is important to...

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Our Sapphire Bliss – A Blissful Stay Awaits in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Jan28

Our Sapphire Bliss – A Blissful Stay Awaits in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

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If you find yourself surfing the internet looking for places to stay in St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands, you can stop your search now. Our Sapphire Bliss, a condo located on the east end close to Red Hook, offers a beachfront location on beautiful Sapphire Beach perfect for a small family. For those of you with larger groups, Sapphire Jewel is owned by the same extended family, making it possible to host larger groups in...

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Traveling to the US Virgin Islands During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Dec22

Traveling to the US Virgin Islands During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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If you have thought about traveling to the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) during the COVID-19 pandemic, you have come to the right place. We visited the USVI for a week in mid-December, staying on St. Thomas and doing a couple day trips to St. John. While the experience was definitely different than we have had in the past with masks and sanitizer replacing the tourists, we felt safe enough that thoughts of returning as soon as...

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