Mannerisms in the Islands

The thing about traveling is manners are relative. They’re not standardized, and starting a conversation off on the wrong foot can be extremely problematic. I feel that particularly with traveling, especially when you first arrive at a new place, getting tidbits of advice here and there from strangers is what can make the difference between […]

Beachin’ It

It almost goes without saying that the Virgin Islands have beautiful beaches, and I mean stunning. Soft white sand, endless turquoise water, blazing sun… it’s literally right out of the movies. (I’m specifically looking at you, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and you, Muppet Treasure Island.) The weather is warm year round, so I’ve […]