Winter Friends activities

The Friends of the V.I. National Park have released their schedule of seminars, workshops and activities for the winter.  The annual series begins in January and runs through April.  Kristen Maize, the program manager, said therm are several new activities this year, including exploration of the waters off St. Thomas aboard the Atlantis submarine.  Others … Read moreWinter Friends activities

Chesney sightings

Visitors report seeing Kenny Chesney on island in the last week, at Caneel and downtown.  Sources tell the Inquiring Iguana the visit was connected to the country singer’s planned pre-Thanksgiving ABC-TV special, featuring tunes from Chesney’s latest album.

NY Times highlights hiking trails

Sunday’s New York Times edition spotlights 20 hiking trails on island, "suitable for anything from short jaunts to two-hour treks – that wind through hardwood forests past natural springs, lofty cliffs, cactus patches and decaying sugar plantations."  The 2.2 mile Reef Bay Trail gets a special mention, thanks to the petroglyphs.  The Times recommends Caneel … Read moreNY Times highlights hiking trails