Virgin Islands is a proper noun. Virgin Islands is (1) a group of islands in northeastern West Indies (east of Puerto Rico) discovered by Christopher Colombus in 1493; owned by United States and Britain.
The following articles provide more information about the term Virgin Islands.
The British Virgin Islands are composed of about 60 different islands; they are a popular vacation destination. BVI travel and tourism links are included on this page.
The U.S. Virgin islands are comprised of St Croix, St John, and St Thomas. Learn more about these Caribbean islands and find helpful travel guides for planning a relaxing vacation getaway.
The Moorings is a charter yacht and sailboat rental company. It is primarily for sailing experts but can have a crew as well. This company is active in the Virgin Islands which is a popular destination for winter getaways from the colder United States.
The following articles provide recent Virgin Islands-related news.
The government of the U.S. Virgin Islands is upping the ante in its quest to pierce the veil of secrecy that cloaked the life and wealth of financier Jeffrey Epstein.
ABC News. Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020 05:13:42 -0400.
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