Dimensional Beauty

Dimensional Beauty One of my favorite things about St. John is the terrain. Not for the weak, or the fearful, St. John’s curved roads and hilly train are due to volcanoes that long ago lost [...]

Fish Poo Beach

Fish Poo Beach This may not be the most appealing or romantic name for a Caribbean beach, but it would be accurate. Sand along the shores of St. John are actually finely crushed coral. How did [...]

Surfing St. John

Surfing St. John While St. John may not be known for its surfing, there are a few hidden places around the island where avid surfers can be found riding the waves. Not the safest surfing [...]

Whale Watch

Whale Watch I could set my clock to the humpback whales arriving in the Virgin Islands. As if on spring break, the pod arrives end of February (February 25th, to be exact) on the south shore of [...]

Another Maho

Another Maho Ahh, another secret of St. John revealed: Frances Bay. Technically still part of the larger Maho Bay sits a hidden gem of a beach, just north of the beach labeled on maps as Maho [...]