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Caribbean Cellars has moved locations on Tortola

If you normally shop at Caribbean Cellars, please note that they’ve moved locations on Tortola. If you are provisioning with them this month, you should probably call and double check how they are doing. If you’ve been to their new…

Oh no! More cruise ships in the BVI.

Any one who has tried to enjoy Tortola or JVD when a cruise ship is in knows to avoid them like the plague. So it’s extremely discouraging to hear that the BVI Tourist Board is trying to attract more cruise…

BVI Bound Newsletter is now here!

We launched our first edition of the BVI Bound Newsletter. We’d like your help in making it as useful to possible for all of us dreaming and planning our next sailing trip to the BVI. Currently there are sections for:…

Avoid the cruise ships

I’ve never found the cruise ships to be an issue while we are sailing. But if I’m going to spend any time at all in Road Town, I avoid them. (Trying to eat or shop in Road Town with thousands…

Salt Island

Salt Island is a small island south of Tortola with a lot of history. You probably know know Salt Island because the Wreck of the Rhone is there. It featured in the movie “The Deep” with Jacqueline Bisset. The hatch…

Trip Reports for February 1-10, 2010

Arriving in Tortola BVI Harbor. Ever wondered what Tortola looks like from one of those big cruise ships? NauticEd Student sailing experience in the BVI’s. Should you pay more for a newer, larger boat? I recommend paying more for a…