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November 23rd, 2017
National Parks reopen in USVI following hurricanes


FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- The Christiansted National Historic Site and Buck Island Reef National Monument on the island of St Croix, and Trunk Bay Beach at Virgin Islands National Park on the island of St John, US Virgin Islands (USVI) have reopened following lengthy closures because of damage wrought on the parks by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the US Department of Interior (DOI) announced Tuesday, November 21, 2017.

September 1st, 2017
'They are basically adding new fees every minute'- Frequent visitor to VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - On August 31, 2017, the Government of the Virgin Islands announced in a press release that the implementation of an Environmental and Tourism Levy will take effect today, September 1, 2017. Visitors arriving in the territory via air or by sea will be required to pay a fee of $10.00.

April 25th, 2017
HoA passes $10 Environmental Tax for visitors to VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Last week legislators passed another tax bill, this time aimed at visitors and tourists to the Virgin Islands (UK).

August 16th, 2016
VIslanders very hospitable despite negativity- Karl M. Scatliffe

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Former President of the BVI Taxi Association, Mr Karl M. ‘Dubb’ Scatliffe is giving locals and residents alike two thumbs up for what he says is their hospitality to all despite the daily negativity that exists in the territory.

May 13th, 2014
BVI Diabetes Association sees increased visitors – 2012 report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The BVI Diabetes Association reports that since it has moved to the ground floor of the Georges Building at 54 Main Street, visits to the Resource Centre have increased significantly to a point where additional staff is needed to cope with the demand.

April 30th, 2014
Karl Scatliffe to launch new night tours service

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Locals and visitors alike will soon be able to access a brand new service which promises to cater to the needs of the night time party goers in and around the Virgin Islands.


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