The Secret Coral Garden: Virgin Islands Coral Reef Monument

Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument encompasses most of St. John, VI and Hassel Island. Created in 2001 by President Clinton, the monument itself is underwater and protects 22 miles of marine habitat and reef in the Virgin Islands National Park and surrounding tropical forests. Nearly 30 of the 45 known coral species exist inside … Continued


Island Hopping: Jost Van Dyke

Explore Jost Van Dyke, BVI One of the most well-known islands for a relaxing day trip is Jost Van Dyke, home of the Soggy Dollar Bar, Foxy’s Taboo, and the Bubbly Pool. The smallest of the four main islands in the BVI, Jost Van Dyke measures at only three miles long by four miles wide … Continued


Wristbands Make Our Trips More Fun & Safe!

  Cruz Bay Watersports is dedicated to providing excursions and experiences of a lifetime for everyone in the family. For some, (specifically our guests who are 18+) that includes sipping champagne while aboard a beautiful sunset cruise or a tropical rum drink on the way to the Baths of Virgin Gorda. Thanks to rapidwristbands.com, we … Continued


Top Party Spots in the Virgin Islands

Experience paradise as the “locals” do, and join us for a digital tour of the best party spots in the Virgin Islands. From “No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problem” to body shots, there is a little something for everyone on this list. Pizza Pi          In most cases, if you forget to … Continued


Top 4 St. John Snorkeling Spots

When the Cruz Bay Watersports team isn’t out enjoying trips with our customers, they are out experiencing everything St. John has to offer! That includes checking out all the different snorkeling spots available. We asked our staff what their favorite locations are and here is our insider’s opinion on the best snorkeling in St John…


The Best Bars in St. Thomas, USVI

The best souvenir to take home with you from the USVI isn’t something you can buy in a store (although some of these places have some pretty awesome gift shops), it’s the memories that you make. In the spirit of making great memories, we put together a list of some of the best and most … Continued


Get $300 to Explore the USVI

The US Virgin Islands are over the hill! On March 31st, we will be celebrating our 100th year as a U.S. territory, an annual event called Transfer Day. To commemorate the 100th Transfer Day, the USVI Department of Tourism is making island visitors an offer that you can’t refuse.


The Best Bars in St. John, USVI

Peanut butter and jelly. Peas and carrots. Limes and tequila. Certain things just go together. And when we are on vacation we want rest and relaxation. The “Out of Office” reply is on and the stress of day-to-day life starts to melt away. While staring out into the ocean, watching the palms sway, you order … Continued


Getting Married in the USVI

Caribbean Destination Wedding Do you dream of a destination wedding? Selecting the location to tie the knot is one of the hardest decisions in the wedding planning process. Considering hometowns, churches, venues, and travel can be overwhelming. Many couples choose to host a destination wedding and invite their guests on a journey to an exotic … Continued