Best of the British Virgin Islands

Best of the British Virgin Islands

by Pamela Acheson

Paperback(2ND)

$13.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780963990549
Publisher: Two Thousand Three Associates
Publication date: 04/28/1998
Edition description: 2ND
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 6.03(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.38(d)

About the Author

Pamela Acheson is the author of The Best of St. Thomas and St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands and a coauthor of The Best Romantic Escapes in Florida and The Best Romantic Escapes in Florida, Volume Two. She lives in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, and the British Virgin Islands.

Table of Contents

1.The British Virgin Islands11
2.Each Island in a Nutshell13
3.Anegada17
4.Cooper25
5.Guana29
6.Jost Van Dyke33
Exploring Jost Van Dyke35
Great Harbour36
Little Harbour39
White Bay40
Jost Van Dyke Lodging42
7.Marina Cay51
8.Necker55
9.Peter59
10.Tortola63
Exploring Tortola65
A Spectacular Ten-Minute Drive67
Tortola's Great Beaches69
Great Water Sports72
Great Snorkel and Boat Trips73
Spas, Sports, and Fitness76
A "Smuggler's" Adventure77
Great Shopping78
Great Restaurants and Bars83
Great Nightlife on Tortola90
Great Lodging94
11.Virgin Gorda103
Virgin Gorda Part 1: The Valley105
Exploring the Valley106
The Baths, Other Beaches, and Coppermine Point107
Snorkeling and Diving109
Great Boat Trips and Boat Rentals111
Great Trails and Nature Stops112
Great Shopping113
Great Restaurants and Bars115
Nightlife117
Great Resorts and Villas118
Virgin Gorda Part 2: North Sound121
Exploring North Sound122
Beaches and Water Sports123
Great Boat and Snorkeling Trips124
Shopping126
Great Restaurants and Bars127
Nightlife129
Great Resorts and Villas130
Appendix(Practical Information, Ferry Schedules)134
Index141
Special Features
Snorkeling Hints21
Snorkeling in the BVI22
Visiting the USVI for a Day24
Helpful Hints27
Things People Usually Wish They Had Known Sooner28
Did You Know?31
A Day Trip to Jost Van Dyke45
Wonderful Sights to Look For47
Ferrying Around the BVI48
Amazing Nights in the BVI50
Anguilla for the Day53
Chartering a Sailboat54
Rainy Days57
Scuba Diving58
One Perfect Day in Paradise61
Great Things to Do62
Hints for Driving on Tortola66
Things That Are Fun to Do on Tortola71
Some Tips on BVI Restaurants89
Wonderful Sights at Night92
Don't Miss93
More Things People Wish They Had Known Sooner100
Cyber Cafes, the Internet, and E-Mail101
Museums and Ruins102
Great Things to Do on Virgin Gorda110
More Driving Hints133

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