The Virgin Islands activities guide, This Week, highlights some of the best attractions of the island.
No surprises here for anyone who’s already made a trip to St. John But there is a year-old venture that not too many people have heard about.
Global Marine’s Discovery is a 125-passenger cruise boat that gives you a the glass-bottom-boat tour of thge Caribbean. Stanley and Carmen Hedrington launched their business last winter. The boat boasts “large viewing areas which makes you feel like you are completely submerged in an Underwater Oasis."
Tours of the reefs off St. Thomas and St, John start at $50. Contact: (340) 779-1739. Virgin Islands Daily News story about the Discover.
Other hot spots recommended by This Week
- Reef Bay Trail Hike
- Trunk Bay underwater snorkel trail
- Watersports: kayaking, waverunner rental, parasail
The This Week Web site has other useful island links including a brief listing of activities, a restaurant guide, and island maps.