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US Virgin Islands      
Prices go down after April 15, up to 40%,   Currency is the US dollar.
Water Temp: W-hi70's, S-mid80's
Topside: US Resident's can bring back $1200, triple normal Shopping return.
Flight: Delta from Atlanta to St. Croix/Thomas, St. John only reached by ferry. St. Croix - hardcore diver's island
Towns of Christiansted & Frederiksted sometimes play host to occasional the cruise ship which flood the island w/tourists.
Danish colony w/buildings dating back to 1700s.   History, secluded beaches and mountainous forest.
Chenay Bay Beach Resort
V.I. Divers
Cane Bay Dive Shop
  Dive Experience
St Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures
The Waves at Cane Bay

St. John - laid back refuge for nature lovers, peaceful island get away, beginner diving.
Half of 28 sq. mile island is a national park.
Cruz Bay is the main settlement.
Ruins of an 18th century Annaberg Sugar Plantation.
Cruz Bay Watersports Co.
  Low Key Watersports

St. Thomas - attracts lions share of 1 million visitors to islands per year.
Charlotte Amalie - thiving seaport since 1600s.
International cruise ship port-of-call, duty free shopping, mega resorts, beginner diving.
Admiralty Dive Center
Chris Sawyer Diving Center
Coki Beach Dive Club
  Dive In!
St. Thomas Diving Club

US Virgin Islands Additional Detail

Featured Link
St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventure

Dive Travel Specialists
Caribbean Info Office
Rascals in Paradise
Seven Seas Tours
Underwater Adventures
  Dive Operators
Admiralty Dive Center
Adventures Over The Edge / Dive World
Anchor Dive Center
Barefoot Adventures
Cane Bay Dive Shop
Chris Sawyer Diving Center
Coki Beach Dive Club
Cruz Bay Watersports Co.
Dive Experience
Dive In!
Low Key Watersports
Paradise Watersports
Scuba West
St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA)
St. Thomas Diving Club
The Waves at Cane Bay

RSD Articles & Features
U.S. Virgin Islands Travel Guide - There are two kinds of people in this worldódivers and non-divers. Thankfully, the U.S. Virgin Islands are a happy middle ground in the battle between us and them.
Virgin Islands Travel Guide - Divers speak the same language in the U.S. and British Virgin Islands, where wrecks are bloody awesome and reefs are just plain bitchin'.

Recent Trip Reports
St, Thomas minireview (bigberg50) posted 2001-12-31
Chris Sawyer for 8 dives
St. Thomas (jeepster) posted 2001-08-15
When the operator I had arranged to dive with in St Thomas fails to show up, my backup plan to shore dive on the island is a pleasant surprise.
Diving - St. Thomas, St. Maarten & St. Croix (off cruise ship Nordic Empress) (irwindanto) posted 2001-02-19
Single day dive trips on St. Thomas, St. Maarten, and St. Croix from the cruise ship Nordic Empress. Evaluation of dive operator selection options for USVI.
Trip Report - St Croix (ray_albers) posted 2000-09-28
A nice 3 diving day getaway
retry on st.thomas photos (stndglas) posted 2000-09-23
Photos of trip to St.Thomas&RMS RHONE (stndglas) posted 2000-09-23
St.Thomas Trip report (stndglas) posted 2000-09-11
6 dives with Chris Sawyer,3 so-so and 3 excellent,2tank trip to the RMS Rhone was tyhe highlight of the trip.Proffesional operation though somewhat limiting.

Recent Message Board Posts
Diving in USVI - by bob backes, 2002-01-14
Does anyone know where I can get a detailed map of reefs of the USVI online? - by INB, 2002-01-08
US Virgin Islands??? - by timofdenairca, 2001-12-03
Scared diver looking for Intro Dive in USVI suggestions - by Barry, 2001-12-03
dive op in St. John, USVI?? - by Cheryle, 2001-10-16
St. John, USVI - by robinella, 2001-09-02
Diving USVI - by chris, 2001-08-31
St. John, USVI -- villa recommendations? - by robinella, 2001-08-14
Business Opportuinty in St. John, USVI - by James, 2001-08-08
Dive Biz For Sale - US Virgin Islands - by James, 2001-08-07
David Taylor: there's no zip code for the USVI!!!! Cheers, (-) - by mek, 2001-05-17
Can Any one recommend a US Virgin Islands Travel Agencies, St. Croix - by Tim H of Denair,CA, 2001-05-15
Octopus #2, St.John, U.S.V.I.'s - by farmermike, 2001-05-14
Diving in the US Virgin Islands - by Jim Peraza, 2001-03-04