St. Croix Blog by Locals

Find Your Park on St. Croix

Find Your Park on St. Croix
The United States’ National Park Service (NPS) is celebrating the centennial of their creation in 2016 with the “Find Your Park” program. Many Americans think of the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone or Yosemite when they » read more » 

Pop-Ups on St. Croix

Pop-Ups on St. Croix
The “pop-up” revolution is happening across the globe, and the island of St. Croix is embracing the concept. What is a “pop-up”? A pop-up is basically a temporary venue for a business. From retailers » read more » 

Team US Virgin Islands in the Olympic Games

Team US Virgin Islands in the Olympic Games
The United States Virgin Islands (USVI) may be a small territory, but we are hugely proud of the athletes that represent us in the Olympic Games. While the Jamaican Bobsled team may have » read more » 

The Spirited History of Caribbean Rum

The Spirited History of Caribbean Rum
Rum has a very long and spirited history. While there are several precursors to rum that span the globe, it is generally accepted that rum was first distilled in the Caribbean in the early » read more » 

Rainy Day Activities on St. Croix

Rainy Day Activities on St. Croix
Many islands in the Caribbean, St. Croix included, are known for their lush, tropical landscape as much as their beautiful beaches. The reason for this gorgeous greenery is the frequently passing rain showers. » read more »