What to Do in East St. Thomas
Collected by Steve Bennett , AFAR Local Expert
The East Coast/Red Hook area of St. Thomas is the jumping off point to St. John and the British Virgin Islands, though there’s enough going on here to make you want to stay awhile.
St Thomas 00802, USVI
Forget Dominoes, Papa John’s, Pizza Hut et al – when you have a craving for some ‘za in St. Thomas, only Pizza Pi will do. No ordinary ristorante, Pizza Pi is actually a 37-foot aluminum hulled sailing vessel that owners Sasha Bouis and his wife,...
6280 Estate Nazareth, St Thomas 00802, USVI
During a family vacation to the US Virgin Islands, we decided to go to a nearby beach called “Secret Harbour” for the day as it was a little more hidden away from the cruise ship crowds that you see during your stay on the island. The beach was...
Red Hook Rd, Red Hook, St Thomas 00802, USVI
Duffy’s calls itself a “bar that serves great food.” Its brand of fruity tropical cocktails (some served in ceramic skulls) and casual fare seems somehow perfect for a relaxing Caribbean vacation. The restaurant claims to...
East End, St Thomas 00802, USVI
It’s a secret spot not marked by any mooring buoys or anything like that, but the folks at Red Hook Dive Center can get you to Castle Reef. Home to nurse sharks, stingrays, turtles, eels, and tons of lobsters, Castle Reef consists of a vibrant...
Bolongo Bay, St Thomas 00802, USVI
Lots of bars and nightclubs do their best to live up to St. Thomas’ centuries-old reputation as THE party spot of the Caribbean, but only Iggies can boast live entertainment 365 days a year. Nightly acts here run the gamut from reggae bands, to...
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