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Virgin Islands Vacations - Your Destination For An Ideal Vacation


The Virgin Islands are a territory of the United States. They are present between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. They are towards the east of Puerto Rico. The organized territory attracts visitors for Virgin Islands vacations. This territory has a tropical climate and so during the holiday season, people from many places come for Virgin Islands vacations. The territory has many attractions for its visitors apart from the exquisite beaches and amazing sites.


The islands had two parts in the early 17th century: one part was run by the Danish and the other was run by the English. It was in the late 17th century that Virgin Islands became a part of the United States. Ever since, the place has developed manifolds and can be called a very modern island. The place has many places for one to visit. It has many attractions for people to come here for Virgin Islands vacations.


Since the island is present between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, it has a beach where every year thousands of visitors go for Virgin Islands vacations. There are also many coral reef monuments and museums near the beaches which have many coral reef species for the people to see. There are many resorts near these beaches and these resorts and hotels have several packages for the visitors in every season. Many packages which are really cheap are offered during the holiday season to attract more visitors. Visitors can travel in any sort of vehicle that they want and the revenues of the rental vehicles are not that much. The common language that the people of Virgin Islands speak is English. Since English is an international language and many people can converse in that language, visitors who come to visit would not feel any difficulty in communicating with the people and in asking help for things like asking where a certain place is located. The place also has creoles of French and Spanish since it is near Puerto Rico. The place has many restaurants and they offered food at cheaper rates and offer the local food which is really delicious. There are also many food festivals that are celebrated in the territory every year. One of these festivals includes St. Croix Food and Wine Experience which has seminars, shows, etc related to food. There are a few hotels that provide one with the best and finest dining experiences. These include Tutto Bene, Bacchus, Savant, Rumrunners, etc. There are many bars there which have almost every kind of drink. These drinks are also present in many hotels and even the local shops.

Tips and comments

If one wants to go for Virgin Islands vacations then one must always try and not go during the hurricane season because Virgin Islands have experienced many hurricanes that resulted in a lot of casualties along with widespread destruction. Tourists should also be very careful and must never walk outside in the neighborhood because the crime rate is high there and they might get hurt. Keeping these things in mind, people must stay safe and enjoy their vacation.

By Amara, published at 01/26/2012
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