St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands Overview
The island was originally settled around 1500 BC by the Ciboney people. It is an island in the Caribbean Sea and, together with St. John and Water Island, forms a county and constituent district of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI). Located on the island is the territorial capital and port of Charlotte Amalie. The district has a land area of 31.24 square miles (80.9 km).
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Hassel Island (also sometimes Hassell Island) is a small island of the U.S. Virgin Islands, a United States territory located in the Caribbean Sea. Hassel Island lies in the Charlotte Amalie harbor just south of Saint Thomas and east of Water Island.
The beach and surrounding park are currently administered by the semi-autonomous Magens Bay Authority. The services provided by the Authority include lifeguards, parking, showers and bathrooms. There is a snack counter, bar and souvenir shop. Beach chairs, floats, windsurfing gear, paddleboards and small sailboats can be rented.
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St. Thomas Synagogue is an historic synagogue in Charlotte Amalie on the island of Saint Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The real name of the synagogue is Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1997.
Water Island ( Danish: Vand ø) was acquired by the USA in 1917 from Denmark but continued to be owned by a corporation until several decades later. Since 1996, it has formed part of the U.S. Virgin Islands, a United States territory located in the Caribbean Sea.
In the late 19th century and early 20th century several railways were constructed through the city, and St. Thomas became an important railway junction. A total of 26 railways have passed through the city since the first railway was completed in 1856.
Coral World is a marine park located in the island of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. The museum and park's structure consists of an over-water floor with gift shops, restaurants, exhibitions, a touch pool and an underwater observatory where tourists can see non-captive fish going about their lives.
Welcome to the premier marina facility for megayachts within the Caribbean! Located alongside scenic Charlotte Amalie Harbor in St. Thomas, USVI, the spectacular facility encompasses a 48-slip megayacht marina complemented by a shopping Galleria with over 80,000 square feet of retail space, exciting dining and entertainment options, recreational amenities and seaside residences.
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Blackbeard's Castle is one of five National Historic Landmarks in the U.S. Virgin Islands. It is located in the city of Charlotte Amalie, on the island of St. Thomas. Built in 1679 by the Danes as a watchtower to protect the harbor as well as Fort Christian.
The resort includes a centuries-old fortress bearing the name "Bluebeard," after the infamous pirate, and check-in takes place in the former residence of the Danish governor of the island. This tropical paradise is the perfect place for a private getaway as it is set on a secluded hilltop and overlooks the harbor of St.
The park was built to commemorate the freeing of the slaves which took place July 3, 1848. A commemorative plaque, a bronze bust of a freed slave blowing a conch shell and a replica of the Liberty Bell are featured. The park was also ringed with a fence of old ships' anchor chain and cannons recovered from the harbor.
TWO DAYS ONLY.. A song and dance tribute to the best of Broadway. Join Lin McEwan, Natalie Opoku, Jada Lark, Devante Matthew, Jay Mathews, Jeff Neevel, Jonathan Steinberg, Marcus Bailey, Holland LeDelia, Jessica Alvarado, Lauren Kubat, Danny Silber, Roy Chesterfield, Whitney Bishop, Angela Meil and many more local talented performers as they perform their favorite songs from Broadway and more.
A former owner had begun to build a bridge between Buck Island and the mainland of Tortola, but construction ceased when it was discovered that under British Virgin Islands law that would create a right in favour of the general public to cross the bridge and use the island's beaches.
The Historic St Peter Great House is open 7 days a week from 9am to 5pm. Our signature Restaurant "The Blue Orchid" is open for Cocktails and Dinner Monday through Saturday.
The Dutch Reformed Church (in Dutch: Nederlandse Hervormde Kerk or NHK) was a Reformed Christian denomination in the Netherlands. It developed during the Protestant Reformation, with its base in what became known as the Roman Catholic Church.
Phone: 340-774-9295 P.O. Box 6456, St. Thomas, V.I. 00804 Please call to schedule an appointment to visit the museum. Calls made by 10am can usually be seen the same day. Located directly behind the Lieutenant Governor's Mansion on Government Hill and only 5 minutes from Main Street.
St Paul's Cathedral, London, is a Church of England cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and mother church of the Diocese of London. It sits at the top of Ludgate Hill, the highest point in the City of London.
Fort Christian is a Danish-built fort in Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Governor Jørgen Iversen Dyppel led the second expeditionary force from Denmark to St. Thomas, where he arrived on 25 May 1672; there, he initiated construction of Fort Christian, named after King Christian V.