St. John

Top 5 Snorkel Spots in St. John

Cinnamon Bay – Go Pro Since I’m wrapping up my articles about my time on St. John, I figured I’d do a top five piece highlighting the best spots. The problem is, how do you choose your favorite beach locations in paradise? I thought about it in terms of where I’d return first if I […]

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St. John Sea Life

Snorkeling can be a ho-hum activity if you’re just floating in clear water and casually glancing beneath the ocean’s surface. It can be a lot more fun, however, if you know where to go and what to look for. If you plan on traveling to the US Virgin Islands, take a look at this quick […]

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Virgin Islands Travel Tips

The blog posts thusfar on my recent trip to St. John in the Virgin Islands have been more about the snorkel-centric beaches like Cinnamon Bay, Waterlemon Cay, and a few additional hot spots around the island. With that covered, I thought I’d put together a comprehensive post about all the other fun stuff I learned during my […]

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Lameshur Bay Snorkel Review

Lameshur Bay snorkeling review video with Angie Treasure in St. John, where she tells you what you need to know before you plan your trip here. On days when it’s particularly windy on the north side of St. John, it’s not a bad idea to take a drive to the south side of the island […]

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Waterlemon Cay Snorkel Review

When I told an inquiring cab driver that I was in search for the best snorkeling spots on St. John, he was adamant that Waterlemon Cay was where I needed to go. For those snorkelers looking for a premiere experience, taking a hike into Leinster Bay and a swim out to the Waterlemon Cay snorkel […]

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Hawksnest Bay Snorkel Review

Hawksnest Bay snorkeling review video with Angie Treasure in St. John, where she talks about what you can expect here before you plan your trip. Hawksnest Bay is a lovely beach that is a favorite with locals and tourists alike because it is easy to access and very near Cruz Bay. It also offers a decent place […]

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Maho Bay Snorkel Review

Maho Bay snorkeling review video with Angie Treasure in St. John; what to know before you go and plan your trip. If you’re looking to find a spot with calm, shallow water that is well protected from the wind that often plagues other St. John beaches, Maho Bay is a good north shore location to […]

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Cinnamon Bay Snorkel Review

Little Cinnamon Bay snorkeling review video with Angie Treasure talking about what you can expect in St. John. “From that chair I’ve caught/ A few fish and some rays/ And I’ve watched boats sail/ In and out of Cinnamon Bay.” So writes Kenny Chesney in his song, “Old Blue Chair” which is about enjoying his […]

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Trunk Bay, St. John, Snorkel Review

Trunk Bay Snorkeling review in St. John with Angie Treasure discussing reviews of the beach and more! Snorkeling The snorkeling in Trunk Bay is a very beginner-friendly experience. Not only is the water warm and easy to see in (I’m serious, the clearest water I’ve ever seen), but since the beach is maintained by the […]

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St. John Photo Journal

I recently got back from a trip to the Virgin Islands where I went to review some of the great snorkeling the island of St. John has to offer. Before I get into those more in-depth posts, I thought I’d share my St. John photo journal which is made up of pictures that I took […]

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