Cruzan Cowgirls Horseback Riding Tours


Cruzan Cowgirls is a small family owned and operated business that offers horseback riding tours in St Croix, USVI! Our goal is to share with you the adventure of a lifetime as you experience the beauty, culture and history that is unique to St Croix’s “West End” on horseback. Established in 2013, Cruzan Cowgirls intends to provide […]

A Taste of Christmas Island: Coquito


There’s nothing like Christmas Island, St Croix, for the holidays – but even that doesn’t replace time with the family so I’ve headed home to New England for a pre-Christmas visit. I’m not a fan of the cold – AT ALL, that’s why I live in the tropics – but I do love the picturesque, […]

St Croix Christmas Boat Parade


I still remember my first St Croix Christmas Boat Parade in 2001. I had just moved down to the island the week before and was feeling a bit sad about missing Christmas in New England. That all changed the day I experienced the Boat Parade and realized that St Croix truly is Christmas Island! I […]

12 Holiday Gift Ideas from Christmas Island

12 Gifts from St Croix

Once again this year, I thought I’d share a few of my favorite things! Twelve to be exact. And each one has been created or at least imagined here on St Croix aka Christmas Island. We always recommend shopping local and shopping small on St Croix – but you can’t always be here. So, below […]

Kickin’ It On St Croix

Da Bomb Squad Crucian Kickball

Summers on St Croix are much like summer stateside. Things move a bit slower, the tourist hustle and bustle slows down and the kids are out on vacation. It’s actually the perfect time of year to really sit back and enjoy island life. This year, a new summer league popped up and I was so […]

FantaSea Jewelry

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Frederiksted Pier on Cruise Ship Days Shop Online Find Us on Facebook Jewelry designer Liz Kuniej gets her inspiration from the Caribbean Sea and Mother Earth. Her unique handcrafted jewelry designs are whimsical with creatures like sea turtles, seahorses, starfish, dragonflies and more. She uses sterling silver, 14k yellow and white gold jewelry, natural semi-precious […]

Riddims Music Store

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3A Queen Cross Street (340) 719-1775 Find Us on Facebook Hours:: Mon – Sat: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm Riddims is St. Croix’s #1 music and culture shop located in downtown Christiansted. Riddims is the top retail shop for the latest in reggae, hip hop/r&b, soca, calypso, steel pan, quelbe, reggaeton and more. If you’re looking […]

The Blue Mutt

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55 Company St. Find Us on Facebook Hours :: The Blue Mutt is a fun little pet store supporting the St. Croix Animal Welfare Center and its mission through the sale of pet care products and accessories, pet-related t-shirts and gear, gift items, used books, local art and crafts and much more. It also […]