Posts Tagged ‘Community’

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…

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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…

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St. Croix Manners Matter

St. Croix Manners Matter

St. Croix is a real Caribbean island with real West Indian people, from many different islands. The people here are very reserved and proper, and manners are extremely important. To make the most of your hard earned vacation, you should be aware of some manners and customs that matter to the residents of St. Croix;…

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Leave Paradise in its Place

Leave Paradise in its Place

KEEP THE VIRGIN ISLANDS BEAUTIFUL! Residents and visitors appreciate the Virgin Islands for a number of reasons, but the gorgeous beaches and stunning underwater ecosystems definitely rank at the top of our list of favorite things about St. Croix, St. Thomas, and St. John. That’s why it’s important that we all keep our marine life…

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