virgin islands on line : st. john : maps, villas, hotels
Our Travel Forum for the U.S. Virgin Islands is one of the most popular places on the Web for sharing St. John travel info - check it out today.St. John is home to beautiful beaches, bays and coves, and the Virgin Islands National Park. The park land was donated to the people of the United States by the Rockefeller family and opened in 1956. Hiking the forest, camping, and snorkeling are major attractions of this rugged, lush, green island.St. John is a short ferry ride from Red Hook in St. Thomas. Boats usually leave on the hour ($5.00 US for adults) from early morning to 11:00 PM. Home to a couple of first class resorts and hotels, St. John also has many private villas for the vacationer, and camping is available in the Virgin Islands National Park. There are also quaint places to shop like Mongoose Junction and Wharfside Village in Cruz Bay, and lots of great places to eat.
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