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Moving a Pet to St. Croix

Moving a Pet to St. Croix

A General Step-by-Step Guide As many of you can imagine, it’s impossible to move to paradise without bringing your pet along.  I mean, just look at that cute little face…how can you even consider leaving it behind?  And, if you think it’s tough with a dog or cat, imagine with a fluffy little bunny you’ve […]

Christiansted Boardwalk Goes to the Dogs!

Christiansted Boardwalk Goes to the Dogs!

One thing you will notice right away about St. Croix is that the people here love their dogs! In fact, they love them so much that dogs get their own annual parade!  In February each year Krewe de Croix (a non-profit group of Lousiana transplants and Mardi Gras enthusiasts) puts on a fun event called the Krewe […]

SUP…Stand Up Paddleboarding, give it a try!

SUP…Stand Up Paddleboarding, give it a try!

At one time or another you have probably been on a beach somewhere and seen people out on the water stand up paddleboarding (commonly known as “SUP”).  I always wondered: is easy to do or hard to do?  Some people make it look so effortless, like walking on water.  Some people even go so far as to take […]

Jump Up!

Jump Up!

One of the must experience events here on St. Croix is to attend one of the four annual Jump Ups in Christiansted.  In this case, I attended the Valentine’s Day Jump Up!  If you are not familiar with the concept of a “Jump Up” imagine a community wide block party meets a street fair!  At […]

Please allow me to introduce myself…

Please allow me to introduce myself…

Good day!  My name is Jennie and I am happy to be the newest member of the team at gotostcroix.com!   I am lucky enough to have the opportunity to now live  on St. Croix because my fiance works for a company which allows him to work remotely from anywhere. So, we  chose St. Croix! […]

St. Croix Land Activities

St. Croix Land Activities

Join us as we explore St. Croix! Our St. Croix blog features land activities and attractions sure to please both adventurous travelers and those seeking a relaxing vacation. Geocaching…a worldwide scavenger hunt!Geocaching is a fun and adventurous way to enjoy St. Croix, even for those that have lived here for years. According to the current […]

St. Croix Water Activities

St. Croix Water Activities

Join the us as we explore the waters surrounding St. Croix. From skimming across the surface to exploring what’s underneath, learn about St. Croix water activities here. 1st Annual Coconut Cup SUP Festival on St. Croix!Attention all you enthusiasts of stand-up paddle boarding (or SUP)…we are thrilled to announce that the 1st Annual Coconut Cup […]

St. Croix Wedding Guide

St. Croix Wedding Guide

Plan your dream wedding on the picturesque island of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.  Pick the perfect location, invite your family and friends, and celebrate island style.  Everything you need to plan your wedding:  from marriage application requirements to activities for your guests, we’ve got you covered. Marriage License Requirements and GuidelinesHere’s what you’ll need […]

St. Croix Beach Guide

St. Croix Beach Guide

A beach lovers guide to St. Croix’s best spots to swim, snorkel, exercise, and just relax with your toes in the sand. Blue Flag Designations on St. CroixThe Blue Flag is an award given by the Foundation of Environmental Education. Seeing a Blue Flag on a beach or at a marina symbolizes that the utmost […]

St. Croix Food Scene

St. Croix Food Scene

Good food and drinks make for a great experience. Bringing you restaurant suggestions, great meals we’ve enjoyed, and island inspired recipes straight from the St. Croix food scene. Killer Deli Sandwiches on St. CroixWhat more could you want than a delicious lunch with a view? A delicious lunch – served on homemade bread – with […]

St. Croix Art Scene

St. Croix Art Scene

The St. Croix art scene is alive and well! There is a great community of artists who are eager to share their work with you. Enjoy all types of art including painting, photography, woodwork, theater, jewelry and more! Art in the GardenArt in the Garden is an annual event hosted by St. George Village Botanical […]

St. Croix Accommodations

St. Croix Accommodations

Insider tips on where to stay on St. Croix.  From bungalows to luxury resorts and everything in between. The GoToStCroix.com editors give you the inside scoop on St. Croix accommodations. Calabash Real EstateLocation : Princess AreaLocal Tel : 340-718-5285Website : www.calabashrealtors.com Experience the difference! You can expect the very best in heartfelt care and expertise at Calabash […]

St. Croix Plants, Trees, Fruit

St. Croix Plants, Trees, Fruit

Learn about the medicinal and practical uses of St. Croix plants, trees, and fruit.. Read about the importance of our agricultural products, and realize how they have not only shaped our lives, but our economy and culture as well. Trees- Turpentine TreeTurpentine TreeThis tree can grow to 40 feet or more living wildly in deciduous […]

St. Croix Animals, Birds and Wildlife

St. Croix Animals, Birds and Wildlife

Many different species of animal call St. Croix home.  Learn about the different animals, birds, and other St. Croix wildlife you many encounter during your stay. Guess who’s coming to dinner?Humpback whales!The other night I was having dinner at eat@canebay with my family when I noticed some of the staff and customers were standing up […]