The U. Virgin Islands are organised under the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions. In the population was ,  with current estimates putting the population atJulymost of whom are of Afro-Caribbean descent.
Under the constitution, the Governor is responsible for foreign affairs, defense, and internal security, while the Government is responsible for internal affairs. Tortola The territory has an extensive road network and a high rate of private vehicle ownership.
They consist of some 50 islands, cays, rocky formations, and islets, with a total surface area of The largest islands are Tortola People born abroad represented approximately
Croix, USVI!!! An eight-day waiting period is required for couples desiring to be married in the Virgin Islands. Information can be obtained by writing to:. Clerk of the Territorial Court P.
It features 52 guest accommodations as well as a collection of two- three- and four-bedroom villas, the intimate Ixora Spa, world-class restaurants including the popular Caravela, three private beaches and a slip marina. For more information, call toll free U. Mainsail Lodging and Development is a Tampa-based hospitality company that develops and operates lodging products in the Southeastern US and the Caribbean.
Thomas and St. Croix offices will be closed. Employees will be granted administrative leave.
By Robert Curley. Where better to watch the sun come up on a new year than a Caribbean beach, in the company of fellow travelers and island residents with only one thing on their minds: to welcome the day as happily and noisily as possible. Special festivals unique to the islands of the Caribbean will provide you will a vibrant, music and light-filled New Year's getaway.
The United States is typically seen as a super ultra highly competitive society. Get yourself here and you can boast of being the first person to welcome the earliest sunrise of the New Year or any new day. Way before the sundial monument you see pictured here was erected to commemorate the new millennium, scores of locals would make the lengthy by our standards drive from the more developed central and western sections of the island to this remote spot.