U.S. Virgin Islands as a Vacation Spot Essay

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US Virgin Islands has a lot to offer whatever it is you are looking for. I am sure you can find it there. The US Virgin Islands are my favorite place outside of Philadelphia because of it stunning landscaping, unlimited duty free shopping and outstanding weather. In US Virgin Islands you can enjoys all activities anything from water sports around the island to a short boat trip to St. John?s and St. Croix. You can take advantage of the duty free shopping or enjoy yourself on the beautiful sandy beaches. Charlotte Amalie is the capital of the United States Virgin Islands and one of the most popular cruise ports in the Caribbean. Charlotte Amalie is where the cruise ships dock and the white and pastel houses are heavily sprinkled against…show more content…
Magens Bay is a beautiful one mile stretch of white sand located on St. Thomas?s southern end. The beach offers calm crystal clear blue water with a little current which is great for just floating around. Snorkeling is available along the rocky coast which is beautiful. The palm trees are perfectly placed along the edge of the beach therefore, if you want some shade it is available. US Virgin Islands is home to world famous shopping. Hundreds of duty free shops line the streets and alleys of the capital of St. Thomas, Charlotte Amalie. Multiple buildings in Havensight, where most cruise ships dock, house shops and boutiques. There are smaller malls around the island and even the larger hotels offer shopping. The best buys in the islands include jewelry, alcohol, china, crystal, perfumes, art, clothing, watches and cameras. Most of the jewelry stores offer stones that are not available in the states. These stones include blue diamonds, canary diamonds, colored topazes and much more. Most of these stones are not available in the states because of the price. In the US Virgin Islands theses purchases are duty free and tax free. The weather in US Virgin Islands is always beautiful and on an average 80° F year round. The sun is hot and there is always a light wind which keeps you cool while on the beach sunbathing or enjoying shopping. There is never a cloud in the sky and never a rain shower during the day. The weather is also great for

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