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Tourism Office Locations
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Legal Services
Population
Telecommunications
Transportation
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Tourist Information:
U.S. Virgin Islands Division of Tourism:
In the US:
Atlanta:
225 Peachtree Center Ave.,
Marquis One Tower, Suite MB-05
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone 404-688-0906 Fax (404) 525-1102

Chicago:
500 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2030
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone (312) 670-8784 Fax (312) 670-8788

Los Angeles:
3460 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 412
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone (213) 739-0138 Fax (213) 739-2005

Miami:
2655 Le Jeune Road, Suite 907
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Phone (305) 442-7200 Fax (305) 445-9044

New York City:
1270 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 2108
New York, NY 10020
Phone (212) 332-2222 Fax (212) 332-2223

Washington, D.C.:
444 North Capital Street, NW. Suite298
Washington, DC 20001
Phone (202) 624-3590 Fax (202) 624-3594
Overseas:
San Juan:
Please contact Nayda Cumpiano
Phone (787) 763-3815

Canada:
3300 Bloor Street, Suite 3120, Centre Tower
Toronto, Ontario M8X 2X3, Canada
Phone (416) 233-1414 Fax (416) 233-9367

Denmark:
Park Allé 5, DK-8000
Aarhus Center, Denmark
Phone 96-181933 Fax 86-181934

England:
Molasses House, Clove Hitch Quay
Planatation Wharf, London, England SW11 3TW
Phone 171-978-5262 Fax 171-924-3171

Germany:
Herzogspitalstrasse 5
D-80331 München, Germany
Phone (089) 2366210 Fax (089) 2604009


Italy:
Via Gherardini 2
201145 Milan, Italy
Phone 2-33105841 Fax 2-33105827


On-Island St. Thomas Tourist Offices
Charlotte Amalie, Phone (340) 774-8784
Airport, Phone (340) 774-8784
Havensight Mall, Phone (340) 774-8784
Fax (340) 774-4390
Currency:
    The official currency of St. Croix is the US Dollar.
Holidays & Events:
  • Three Kings' Day, January 6
  • Transfer Day, March 31
  • Children's Carnival and Grand Carnival Parades, Last weekend in April
  • Organic Act Day, June 20
  • Emancipation Day, July 3
  • Hurricane Supplication Day, July 25
  • Hurricane Thanksgiving Day, October 17
  • Liberty Day, November 1
  • Christmas Second Day (Boxing Day), December 26
All standard United States public holidays are observed.
Language:
    English is the official language of the islands, although it may be spoken with a heavy local accent. Patois, a mixture of English, African and Spanish, and Spanish itself are also spoken.
Legal Services:
    Tom Bolt & Associates P.C. Attorneys at Law was organized as a United States Virgin Islands professional corporation in January, 1993. This is a well known firm that operates from St. Thomas.
Population:
    The population of St. Thomas was last estimated at about 55,000 people.
    On St. John the population is about 5,000.
Telecommunications:
    The area code is 340 followed by a 7-digit local number.
Transportation:
  • BUS:
    Public buses on St. Thomas runs about every 20 minutes between 6am and 9pm. They are generally very good (with air conditioning) and can be picked up on most major roadways throughout the island. For more information call (340) 774-5678. More limited bus service is available on St. John, running generally out of Cruz Bay. By signalling, you can pick these buses up along the road.
  • TAXI:
    Taxis are readily available on St. Thomas -- especially in Charlotte Amalie, at major hotels and at the airport. Rates quoted are for one person, additional passengers will be extra. Taxis should carry an up-to-date list of official fares. Click here for our new St. Thomas Taxi Rate page.
  • CAR RENTAL:
    Dependable Car Rental strives to give the best cars and service anywhere... at competitive prices. Visit their Web site (with an online reservation form), send email or call Dependable toll-free at 1 800 522-3076 to inquire about renting a vehicle.
    See the USVI Car Rental page for more information about renting a car in St. Thomas.
  • FERRIES:
    See our new Ferry Schedule page for complete information.
  • GENERAL:
    See our airline, cruise line listings for services to the Caribbean.
Weather:
    See the main Caribbean-On-Line Weather page.
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