St. Croix is best known for its beaches and beauty. Like so many of its fellow Caribbean islands it’s amazing to behold, and beckons tourists from all over the world for relaxation and enjoying the outdoors. But as much fun as it is to enjoy a resort or lounge on a beach throughout the day you’ll still need ways to occupy yourself at night! Here are just a few of the best ways … [Read more...] about The Best Nights Out in St Croix
Google Maps Street View Comes to St Croix When Kirk Thompson of N2 the Blue Dive Shop first tried to map his business on Google Maps, he realized he had a problem. The tiny Frederiksted side street that had existed for centuries on the island of St Croix didn't exist according to Google's business mapping tool. Always up for a good challenge, Kirk decided to take things into … [Read more...] about How 1 guy drove 1100 Miles on St Croix
St Croix may be a little island only 26 miles long and at it's widest about 6 miles across, but we are blessed with THREE National Parks ensuring that we preserve and protect our beautiful environment while enjoying the great outdoors and learning about the island's history. Whether you've got a National Parks Pass or not - be sure to make each of these a stop on your next … [Read more...] about 1 little Island with 3 National Parks!
Part of the allure of St Croix and the US Virgin Islands is the underwater marine life abundant off of our shores. You don't have to be a certified PADI Scuba diver to experience these wonders. The Virgin Islands are surrounded by coral reefs that can be explored by snorkeling. Teeming with life, St Croix itself is surrounded by one of the largest island barrier reef systems … [Read more...] about Best Snorkeling on St Croix and the Virgin Islands
Each year on the Saturday closest to St Patrick's Day, Christiansted goes green as revelers flood the streets clad in t-shirts and costumes while cheering on the Annual St Patrick's Parade. With the Irish diaspora representing over 100 million people, the raucous holiday is celebrated more outside of Ireland than within. And here on St Croix, it's done with true Crucian gusto, … [Read more...] about Luck of the Irie: St Croix’s Irish Connection