St. Croix Blog by Locals

Transfer Day Centennial Commemoration

Transfer Day Centennial Commemoration
March 31st is recognized every year in the U.S. Virgin Islands as Transfer Day, commemorating the day that the Danish West Indies were formally ceded to the United States by Denmark, becoming » read more » 

Self-Guided Tour of Hamilton’s Christiansted

Self-Guided Tour of Hamilton’s Christiansted
For those interested in the life and times of Alexander Hamilton, you should know that the years he spent on St. Croix in the Danish West Indies became eight of the most » read more » 

Alexander Hamilton’s History on St. Croix

Alexander Hamilton’s History on St. Croix
With the award-winning musical Hamilton selling out on Broadway, there has been a resurgence in interest about the life of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. It is commonly known that Hamilton was a » read more » 

A History of Transfer Day

A History of Transfer Day
Transfer Day refers to the day that the Danish West Indies were formally transferred to the United States, becoming the U.S. Virgin Islands. At 4:00pm on March 31, 1917, the United States purchased » read more » 

Historic Properties : Estate Mt. Washington

Historic Properties : Estate Mt. Washington
If you have ever dreamed of owning a piece of historic property, St. Croix currently has several amazing options available. When “sugar was king” in the Caribbean, St. Croix was scattered with sprawling » read more »