Archive | March, 2016

St. Croix Activity Series: Take a Kiteboarding Lesson

If you are intrigued by the colorful kites you see flying off the north shore, kite-boarding (aka kite-surfing) for yourself is a thrilling experience.  This sport continues to gain...

St. Croix Activity Series: Tour the Island by Jeep

Hop in an open top Jeep wrangler with a driver / guide who has lots of local knowledge.  Tan Tan Tours offers full and half day tour options, along with a tour exclusively to Annaly...

St. Croix Activity Series: Hike to Jack and Isaac’s Bay

Jack and Isaac’s Bay is the glowing white beach on the eastern shore of St. Croix, which can be easily spotted from outbound flights. The easiest access to the bay is from Point...

Characters of the Caribbean: Architect Steve Myrvang

1. What is your favorite place on St. Croix and why? My favorite places on St. Croix are the west end beaches for swimming, The Buccaneer and Carambola golf courses, and the...

St. Croix Chamber of Commerce Names Todd Manley and Brant Pell Businessmen of the Year

On March 12, The St. Croix Chamber of Commerce declared the 2015 Professional Businessmen of the Year to be Todd Manley and Brant Pell.  The two are recognized for their new...

St. Croix Activity Series: Scuba or Snorkel The Wall

Just off the north shore of St. Croix, the ocean floor drops more than 28,000 feet down to the Puerto Rican trench.  This sharp decline creates a “wall” that is an awesome...

St. Croix Activity Series: Lime at Sandy Point Beach

Photo Credit: Rum Therapy “Lime” is a term St. Croix residents use for relaxing and Sandy Point is the perfect place for it.  This is the location at which the closing scene of...

Rattan Wine Walk Raises Funds for Local Montessori School

Over the weekend, a major fundraiser was held at Estate Belvedere on St. Croix’s north shore benefiting Rattan Montessori School.  Rattan Wine Walk is an annual event featuring...

St. Croix Sees Movies Sooner at Sunny Isle

Part of living in paradise is sacrificing a few modern conveniences now and then.  But for movie buffs, that’s not one of them living on St. Croix.  Thankfully the movie...

Stand-Up Paddleboard (SUP) Offers Low Impact Water Sport Option

                    Stand-up paddle-boarding (also known as SUP) has taken St. Croix by storm in recent years.  What was once a...