Book Direct and Save

Book Direct and Save You can save hundreds of dollars by booking your vacation rental directly with owners rather than the AIR BNB, VRBO, HomeAway and TripAdvisor platforms. Most vacation Rental owners have their own website. You can speak directly to homeowners to find the perfect fit. It’s your vacation… and a good owner or manager will want you to …

Snorkeling St John post Irma

Enjoy snorkeling St John post Irma: Lee Ann Gale (a frequent visitor to St John) has been wowing us with her fantastic photos every day of her visit. Many guests ask about the snorkeling on St John post Irma. Lee Ann’s eye candy should provide some optimism so please scroll through her photos. Local marine biologist Jeff Miller also just …

“Tell me something good about St. John”: St. John Virgin Islands Hurricane Recovery

St. John Virgin Islands Hurricane Recovery:  On a recent visit to the states a friend of mine (well aware of the hurricane horror show our first months had been) asked me this: “Tell me something good about St. John”.  I loved that question! My first response was “the community”.  I have never been more proud of St John and Coral …

Summer St. John VI/ Hurricane season info

Summer St. John VI/ Hurricane season info: It’s all about the beaches and the laid back vibe.  Yup it’s little hotter.  But the beaches are a lot quieter so you are going to spend a lot more time there wading  in and out of the sea.  The water is also calmer making it a great time to snorkel.  All of …

Restaurant closures summer fall 2017: off season on St John Virgin Islands. List of which restaurants will close and when.

Restaurant closures summer fall 2017

Restaurant closures summer fall 2017 The locals need their vacations, too.  Most restaurants on the island shut down for a break and also to do yearly maintenance.  Thanks to several new restaurants that have sprung up in Coral Bay this year’s off season will be a little less lonely. Thirsty Donkey, Snackdragon, Wok on the Beach, Pizza in Paradise and …

Summer Quiet Time: enjoy beautiful St. John Beaches

Summer: Quiet time to enjoy beautiful St. John Beaches.

Summer Quiet Time: enjoy beautiful St. John beaches. The water is calmer and warmer, the snorkeling better.  The crowds are gone. Fall back into the water with that wonderful ahhhh feeling. Lamashur Bay is one of my favorites but check out this comprehensive website for all you need to know about about St. John Beaches and some gorgeous photos. http://stjohn-beachguide.com/ …

Enjoy a St. John vacation at a discount. Save booking fees. Book owner direct.

Save booking fees. Book owner direct.

Save booking fees. Book owner direct. Want to pay less for your next vacation rental?  Contact the owner! One of the best ways to save on your vacation is to avoid booking fees.  VRBO and Homeaway now charge guests up to a 15% booking fee in addition to the fees they collect from the homeowners.  They are fine as a …

St. John Festival/ Carnival

St. John Festival / Carnival

St. John Festival With food fair behind us and the sporting events about to begin the island is gearing up for the annual St. John Festival.  Carnival is the biggest event on our calendar each year.  And no wonder… The events last a month with music, pageants, races, local food, dancing and more music.  The  The grand finale is July …