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Captain Morgan Visitor Center

An exciting trip into the world of Captain Morgan awaits you at the Visitor Center.  A spectacular attraction immersing you in a legendary experience capturing the Captain’s personality, and bringing his story to life. This experience includes a brand new interactive exhibit, historical overview of the rum industry, a tasting tavern serving fresh juiced cocktails,…

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Ready to have a little fun with the Captain while you are here on St. Croix? Then head over to the Captain Morgan Visitor Center where an exciting trip into the world of Captain Morgan, and his rum distillery, awaits you. The Captain Morgan Visitor Center is a spectacular hour long attraction that immerses visitors…

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St. Croix Gift Giving Guide

St. Croix Gift Giving Guide Want a souvenir to take home as a gift for someone special? Spending the holidays on St. Croix? If you are looking for something truly unique, go Crucian! Shop local and buy locally made products and gifts, or give gift certificates for local restaurants, services or attractions. Not only will you…

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While there are many different kinds of spirits to be found here on St. Croix, including jumbies, rum is the most well known. The island is home to a diverse range of unique fruits, herbs, and spices – some of which probably flavor your favorite rum. The food that can be grown or foraged for…

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Mango

MANGO MELEE 2019 :  July 7 at Botanical Gardens.  Tickets here. Mangoes are the most widely consumed fruit in the world, but besides their coveted flavor and sweetness, they also offer a ton of nutritional benefits. St. Croix is one of the best places on earth to be during mango season. In late June and…

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UVI Hospitality Students 'Learning Skills for Life'

Here at GoToStCroix.com we love to hear about local companies working together to better our community. Last week, we learned that Diageo has teamed up with balter to offer their ‘Learning Skills for Life’ hospitality program to ten lucky University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) students here on St. Croix. Co-Owner and General Manager of balter, Patrick Kralik,…

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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 to mid-17th century. After its inception, rum became the drink of choice for a wide array of people from plantation slaves to pirates,…

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Plaza Extra East

Plaza Extra East Plaza Extra East. Right Value. Great Price. Plaza Extra East features thousands of your favorite grocery store brands, as well as specialty foods, bulk packaged items, a full service bakery, deli, and fresh meat counter. Shop their large produce section featuring fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs, including locally grown items. Plaza Extra…

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Sun, Sand, and a Drink in Your Hand

Nothing evokes a sense of paradise like lying in a lounge chair on a pristine resort beach with a cold, tropical cocktail in your hand. If you are here on St. Croix you are in luck, there are a number of resorts island wide offer just such an opportunity for pure bliss. Let the sun warm your skin, feel the sand between your…

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Two Rum Distilleries, 39 Flavors of Rum!

Looking for a fun way to spend a day? How about touring both of St. Croix’s rum distilleries and tasting 39 different flavors of rum?! St. Croix is home to both the Cruzan Rum and Captain Morgan Rum distilleries.  Both distilleries offer excellent and unique tours ending with rum tastings. The Cruzan Rum distillery is…

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Planning Valentine's Day on St. Croix

St. Croix is a perfect location to spend your Valentine’s Day this year.  Sunset walks on the beach, fantastic panoramic views, and crystal blue Caribbean waters make this a romantic spot year-round, but why not take advantage of everything the island has to offer for this most romantic of weekends?  In addition to the landscape…

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