BVI Trip Reports, January 7, 2013

Great snorkeling sites and tips in this Virgin Gorda trip report. And some great pictures of that sea life. These 8 friends spend Thanksgiving weekend on a 43 foot catamaran and one of them (Tony Meehan) makes a great video…

Tell us when your next trip is!

The reason this blog post is called “BVI Bound” is because we believe that once you’ve been to the BVI, you’ll be bound to go back. You’ll always be BVI Bound. We only get to visit every year or two,…

BVI Trip Reports, December 24, 2012

Virgin Gorda Spyglass Villa 11/24-12/1 Trip Report My Paradise: Anegada in the British Virgin Islands. A couple finds “Fort Recovery” while on a vacation during his military leave. Beach Mecca: St John. Just the brief highlights from this couple’s trip.…

Sailing from the USVI to the BVI

I sailed by the gorgeous island of St John many times before I decided to deal with the hassle of clearing customs and immigration in a sailboat. It turned out not be much of a hassle at all. Here’s how…

BVI Trip Reports, May 9, 2012

A trip on a Moorings 4600 with kids and lots of wind! First timer’s itinerary. Multipart trip report by a family of four that spent two weeks on Sunsail boat. Gorgeous pictures in this trip report.

BVI Music Festival, May 27-29, 2011

The BVI Music Festival is coming up over Memorial Day Weekend. For such a large, annual event, there’s very little about it in blogs. I found lots of official press releases but no first hand accounts. Have you been? What…

Importing lemurs to the BVI

Richard Branson is importing lemurs from Madagascar to Moskito Island in the BVI. He’s hoping to create a sanctuary but most of the time importing foreign species creates lots of problems … For example, Australia has problems with imported cane…

BVI Trip Reports, April 2-22, 2011

Photo by Madbuster75 SPVI Quick Trip Report. Sounds like things have changed a lot since their last trip and they weren’t happy … Trip Report 2/25–3/5: Excellent Except for Crash. A good read. BVI Catana 50 Charter, just finished –…

Should you sail under a pirate flag?

Some people think it’s fun to fly a pirate flag, the Jolly Roger, while sailing, especially if you have kids on board, if you’ve been reading about the history of pirates in the BVI or just for fun, like a…