The laidback island lifestyle attracts many hippies. Warm weather, beaches and life in the slow lane finds hippies in the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, St. Martin, the Grenadines, Jamaica and other tropical ports.
Once a thriving establishment in the USVI, now closed.
The Virgin Islands National Park covers about 3/5ths of the island of St. John and also includes 5,650 acres of submerged lands, and most of Hassell Island in the harbor of Charlotte Amalie on St. Thomas.
Created in 1956 from lands donated by the philanthropist Rockefeller family, the park continues to dazzle and amaze visitors to this day.
On St. John there are three notable beaches to explore, at Hawksnest, Trunk and Cinnamon Bays.
The Sunset Grille is on the beach at Secret Harbor Resort on the east end of St Thomas. Lunches on the beach, dinners on the front porch, bar open daily.
The Pavilions and Pools Villa Hotel on St. Thomas East End is a quiet, peaceful getaway with just 25 individual villas. In two sizes, each villa features its own private swimming pool overlooking the ocean. Each villa has its own kitchen and separate bedroom area from a living room.