Tips & Tricks
Ample Hamper (Inner Harbour Marina, Road Town, Tortola; and Frenchman’s Cay Marina, West End, Tortola) – this food retailer has an outstanding collection of cheeses, wines, fresh fruits, and canned goods from the United Kingdom and USA. Many shoppers are there to stock up their yacht or rental villa. It also has a selection of […]
ATV Adventure Tour (Jost Van Dyke) – visitors staying in Tortola can arrange bookings with their hotel for this unique tour of neighboring Jost Van Dyke Island (conducted by various local operators). From US$158 on, guests will be transported from Road Town (Tortola) to Jost Van Dyke island via boat (during the boat ride, guests […]
Car Rentals: You’ll need a BVI license (about $10 and obtainable with a valid driver’s license). Since this is a British possession, don’t forget to drive on the left side of the road. Rental agencies include D&D Car Rental (West End, Road Town; 284-495-7676), Hertz (Road Town; 284-494-6228), Itgo Car Rental (Town Road; 284-494-5150).
Bitter End Yacht Club (North Sound, Virgin Gorda) – local bands play throughout the week here.
Anegada Reef Hotel Restaurant (Setting Point, Anegada) — breakfast at the Anegada Reef Hotel Restaurant is your basic continental affair, while lunch rolls out a selection lite offerings including sandwiches, soups, and salads. For dinner, fresh fish from local fisherman can’t be caught, and grill favorites like baby back ribs and steaks are just as […]
Arawak Interiors (Nanny Cay Marina, Nanny Cay, Tortola) – operating three stores within Tortola, this retailer offers batik sundresses, footwear, sportswear, resort wear for men and women, children’s wear, as well as furniture.