We were perusing Facebook over the weekend when we came across an article posted on our friend Brittany MacNealy’s page. (Brittany owns Island Abodes here on island. If you’re looking for great, yet inexpensive accommodations close to town, be sure to check her out.) Brittany shared a list of the best islands to live on in the Caribbean, and guess who came out on top – Yup, you guessed it … Us!! Like we had any doubt. 🙂
“Being a U.S. territory makes for an easier-than-most transition, yet St. John has a pure island lifestyle: lush hills, pocket beaches, sea breezes to compliment the ever-present sun,” the article printed on Islands magazine website stated. “The airport is in St. Thomas, necessitating a ferry over to St. John and keeping this new home a bit less worn than its bigger sibling island.”
Now I know that many of you have dreamed of moving to St. John. I also know that many of you reading this are currently here and living your dream. So I’m curious, what is it about St. John that makes you want to live here? Or better yet, for those of you who live here, what prompted you to make the move? You can leave your thoughts in the comments below or over on our Facebook page.
In the meantime, here are a few reasons why I decided to call St. John home…